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Giants owner Mara 'comfortable' with NFL suspension of Brown

A visibly shaken Giants owner John Mara said Wednesday he was fine with the NFL's suspension of placekicker Josh Brown for one game, despite allegations Brown abused his ex-wife as many as 20 times prior to the Giants signing Brown to a two-year extension last spring.

"Based on the facts that were placed in front of us, we're comfortable with our decision to re-sign Josh and the league's suspension," Mara said in an emotional address to the media while his team practiced. "The easiest thing for us to do would be to get a new kicker. We're trying to be fair to Josh. The easiest thing would be to say, 'Terminate him, get rid of him.' We're trying to do the right...

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