1. NFL Free Agency: Kevin Boss Signs With Oakland Raiders

    The NFL Free Agency carousel continues to turn. After TE Zach Miller left the Oakland Raiders to sign with the Seattle Seahawks for $34 million over five years, the Raiders turned around and signed Kevin Boss to a four-year, $16 million deal...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 511 reads 3 comments

  2. NFL Free Agent Rumors: Plaxico Burress Remains a Great Fit for New York Giants

    On June 6, 2011, former Super Bowl XLVII hero Plaxico Burress was released from jail and immediately, rumors swirled about where he would call home for the 2011 football season...

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  3. New York Giants Sign Undrafted Linebacker Mark Herzlich

    Mark Herzlich , the star linebacker from Boston College who went undrafted in the 2011 NFL draft in April, has signed with the New York Giants , according to ESPN...

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  4. Paul Posluszny Should Be Targeted by the New York Giants in Free Agency

    Paul Posluszny , the star middle linebacker of the Buffalo Bills , has indicated to the Associated Press that he is interested in testing the waters of free agency. He sounds timid about leaving Buffalo, but he wants to test the market nonetheless...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 632 reads 5 comments

  5. New York Giants: Top 5 Undrafted Free Agents to Pursue

    The NFL Lockout is finally over and it's time for teams around the league to begin filling out their rosters. This means many teams will target any number of unrestricted free agents as well as undrafted free agents...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 809 reads 4 comments

  6. New York Giants: Eli Manning Isn't a Top 100 Player in the NFL? Really?

    In an obvious effort to move the NFL narrative from the lockout to the players, the NFL Network has been taking the past couple weeks to unveil a list of the Top 100 players in the league...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 2,869 reads 84 comments

  7. 2011 NFL Mock Draft: How the Experts Are Saying the Top 10 Will Shake Out

    NFL Draft 2011 means two men will be on ESPN more than any player, scout, coach or GM. Those two men are essentially the faces of NFL draft analysis, Mel Kiper, Jr. and Todd McShay...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 3,844 reads 8 comments

  8. 2011 NFL Mock Draft: How Does the Unpredictable 1st Round Shake Out?

    The 2011 NFL draft is only a few days away. The anticipation has been eating away at NFL fans all over the country as we look forward to what could be the last good NFL news that we hear for some time...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 916 reads 7 comments

  9. NFL Draft 2011: Is Nick Fairley Really Slipping Down the Draft Boards?

    Nick Fairley of the Auburn Tigers, considered at one point to be a possible No. 1 overall pick, has seemingly fallen down the draft boards as teams raise concerns regarding his character...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 1,218 reads 21 comments

  10. NFL Draft 2011: Top 10 Team Drafts Since 2000

    The 2011 NFL draft will be much like drafts of the past. Some teams will strike it rich with a war chest of players who will contribute for years to come, while others will walk away wondering what went wrong...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 4,581 reads 34 comments

  11. NFL Draft 2011: Power Ranking the Draft's Top 10 Slot Receivers

    The 2011 NFL Draft is loaded with players that are capable of impacting the game from the position of slot receiver. Past drafts show us that these guys won't necessarily be found in the first round...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 1,891 reads 1 comments

  12. NFL Draft 2011: Power-Ranking the Top 10 Small School Prospects

    The 2011 NFL Draft is bound to be one of the most highly anticipated drafts in history. With the lockout upon us and labor unrest dominating the NFL headlines, Draft Day 2011 is essentially the last thing football fans have to look forward to...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 1,580 reads 20 comments

  13. New York Giants: Why Big Blue Will Win the NFC East in 2011

    Eli Manning and the New York Giants didn't end last season the way they expected to. What was thought to be a team destined for the playoffs ended up underachieving and coming up short in the race for a playoff spot...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about over 3 years ago 2,214 reads 9 comments

  14. Alex Rodriguez at Quarterback? 10 Players Who Could Be Multisport Stars

    Deion Sanders isn't walking through that door. Neither is Bo Jackson. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, both Sanders and Jackson excelled in two professional sports, the MLB and the NFL...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about almost 4 years ago 1,583 reads 1 comments

  15. Eli Manning Or Philip Rivers: Did the Giants End Up With the Right Quarterback?

    The 2004 NFL Draft saw the San Diego Chargers select Ole Miss quarterback Eli Manning with the first overall pick. Famously, Manning refused to play for the woeful Chargers and he essentially forced a trade to the Giants...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about almost 4 years ago 3,559 reads 25 comments

  16. Jay Cutler or Caleb Hanie? Top 10 Backups Who Deserve a Shot at a Starting Job

    Jay Cutler has been at the center of a media firestorm this week after failing to complete the NFC Championship...

    Mike Osterberg Written by Mike Osterberg about almost 4 years ago 4,428 reads 36 comments

  17. 2011 Mock Draft: 10 Prospects The New York Giants Should Target

    The New York Giants finished the 2010 season with a mark of 10-6; a respectable season by any standards yet not enough to warrant a spot in the playoffs...

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  18. SEC vs. Big Ten: Florida, Mississippi State and Alabama Should Try Cold and Snow

    Year in and year out, college football analysts are quick to heap praise upon the SEC for postseason dominance of other conferences, especially the Big Ten. This season has been no different...

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  19. New York Giants: Manning Wins in Washington, Not Enough as Packers Prevail

    The Giants held up their end of the bargain. The Bears , playing for little more than bragging rights in a rivalry game, did not...

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  20. New York Giants: Turnovers from Manning, Bradshaw, Jacobs Mean Loss in Green Bay

    A week removed from one of the worst losses in franchise history, the New York Giants had a shot at redemption Sunday in Green Bay—with a win they would have clinched a playoff spot...

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  21. Tom Coughlin: Playoffs or Not, New York Giants Coach Should Not Be Fired

    Wade Phillips . Brad Childress. Tom Coughlin . One of these three is not like the other. The answer, of course, is Tom Coughlin...

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  22. Eagles vs. Giants: Giants Collapse Team Effort, Blame Cannot Go on Matt Dodge

    When Kevin Boss reeled in an eight-yard touchdown strike from Eli Manning with 8:17 to go in the fourth quarter, the Giants seemed to have the game locked up, as they took a 31-10 lead...

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  23. Steve Smith on IR: 10 Reasons the New York Giants Will Be Okay After Injury

    Steve Smith returned to action this Monday against the Minnesota Vikings, a welcome sight for the New York Giants as he had missed the previous four games with a pectoral injury. And just like that, he's back on the bench...

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  24. Urban Meyer Stepping Down as Head Coach for Florida Gators, ESPN Reports

    ESPN is now reporting that Urban Meyer , the head coach at the University of Florida, is stepping down from his position. You may remember a similar situation last year when Meyer said he was stepping down but returned soon after...

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  25. New York Giants: Diehl, Smith Should Return To Strengthen Team Against Vikings

    The New York Giants have won two in a row against the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Washington Redskins as they beat up on lesser teams in home matchups...

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