| Sep 26, 2014
By David Elfin, The Sports Xchange
LANDOVER, Md. — It was the Eli Manning-to-Larry Donnell show Thursday night. New York's veteran quarterback connected with his new starting tight end for three touchdowns in the first half as the Giants whipped...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:01 PM
LANDOVER, Md. -- It was the Eli Manning-to-Larry Donnell show Thursday night. New York's veteran quarterback connected with his new starting tight end for three touchdowns in the first half as the Giants whipped the turnover-riddled Washington Redskins...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Lots of channel surfing was going on for sports fans on Thursday night, and the New York fans in particular had a dilemma.
Watch Derek Jeter play his final game at Yankee Stadium or watch the Giants play the Redskins?
Both were sights to behold for...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Tribune fantasy football writer Phillip Thompson answers questions about whom to start in the Green Bay-Seattle game and what's in store for Toby Gerhart, Greg Olsen and Doug Martin.
Q. I have Aaron Rodgers and the Seattle defense, who are playing...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 8:46 PM
DETROIT -- Matthew Stafford cut out the mistakes and even showed some nifty moves. The Detroit Lions quarterback did just about everything right in the season opener, while his New York Giants counterpart, Eli Manning, still needs to clean up his...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Toby Gerhart would get the Trent Richardson treatment if Gerhart were even half as pedestrian a running back as Richardson was last season. He's a backup who fooled the Jaguars and fantasy football owners into believing he could be an RB1.
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:16 PM
You had your fun at our expense, first-rounders, now it's time for you to produce.
For this longtime fantasy football player, the first round of the draft always has felt like a game of musical chairs. When the music stops at the end of fantasy's...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:07 PM
The 0-2 New York Giants will try to put a screeching halt to their winless streak this today when they host the 2-0 Houston Texans at MetLife Stadium.
It's not going to be easy for the Giants, who have yet to fully click on either side of the ball,...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 5:33 PM
The Raiders-Patriots game was viewed by most outside of the Bay Area of California as an easy Patriots victory. No one informed the Raiders of this, though. The Patriots needed three Stephen Gostkowski field goals and a late interception by rotund...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:34 PM
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Giants to find out what they're made of
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.Y. — It's only the first game, but the beginning of the New York Giants' 2014 season has a familiar, yet unsettling feel.
That's because the Giants, who in 2013 went on...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:09 PM
2013: 10-6, first.
Last in playoffs: 2013.
They're going all the way: QB Nick Foles is coming off an unbelievable season, with 27 touchdown passes and just two interceptions. LeSean McCoy is the defending rushing champion and the...