| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The fix is in — and it's working.
Five seasons ago, confronted with the problem of playoff-bound teams resting starters and coasting into the postseason, the NFL began scheduling only division games for the final week of the season. The theory...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 10:40 PM
NFL Team Report - New York Jets - INSIDE SLANT
New York Jets owner Woody Johnson got rid of the obvious scapegoats Monday, when he fired head coach Rex Ryan and general manager John Idzik. What Johnson does next will determine if the Jets' problems...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:53 PM
It's lonely out there on Sexy Rexy Island. As far as Rex Ryan can see, there is nothing but losses floating on the horizon. As far as the Jets coach can see, there are waves and waves of tabloid pages floating the news that this guy is going to be gone....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears’ 27-19 road victory Monday night over the New York Jets that raised their record to 2-1.
1. The Bears have been turning to inexperienced players to fill the holes that keep opening on defense. First-round...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The Bears did some of their best work in the shadow of their own goal line Monday night at MetLife Stadium and that is the biggest reason they were able to come away with a 27-19 victory.
The Jets reached the red zone on six of their 11 possessions...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Head coach Rex Ryan really liked how the New York Jets looked during OTAs and minicamp. Of course, what else is he, or any other NFL head coach, going to say'
"The energy and all that stuff has been outstanding," Ryan said. "I love the way we're...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Don't look for a $3,000 suit or slicked-back hair. Don't expect to hear empty flattery or bragging about an extensive list of superstar clients. None of that is Joe Linta.
"If you met him and he told you he was a sports agent, you wouldn't believe him,"...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Pro Bowl nose tackle Haloti Ngata remained sidelined at practice on Wednesday after missing the Ravens' 23-20 overtime loss to the Chicago Bears with a sprained left knee.
Ngata has no torn ligaments, according to a source who characterized the injury...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:26 AM
The statuses of Ravens Pro Bowl nose tackle Haloti Ngata and starting tight end Dennis Pitta remains undetermined for Sunday's game against the New York Jets. However, Pitta is regarded as unlikely to play.
Ravens coach John Harbaugh was noncommittal on...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 5:45 AM
When the Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers tangle in Sunday’s season opener at M&T Bank Stadium, Terrell Suggs expects his path to Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to be littered with roadblocks.
And those roadblocks have names – as in,...
| Sep 18, 2011
Todd Haley is focused on the future but drawing inspiration from the past.
The Chiefs coach, whose 0-1 team visits the Lions on Sunday, is at a pivotal moment in his career. His team needs to make a better showing than it did in a 41-7 loss to the...