Eli Manning

An Eli Manning question hangs over AFC title game

The affection between Eli Manning and Tom Coughlin was palpable the day that Coughlin was forced to say goodbye and his quarterback of a dozen …

Pat Shurmur

Fixing The Chiefs In Five Steps: a self-help guide for a chronically underachieving franchise

The first 10 words of the following sentence might make you roll your eyes or laugh or curse, but here it comes anyway:<p>If the Chiefs are to win a …

Aqib Talib

NFL quarterback Eli Manning coming to Winnipeg

Eli’s coming.<p>Nine years after his brother, Peyton, came to Winnipeg for a fundraising appearance, NFL quarterback Eli Manning is taking his …

Canadian Football League

2018 NFL Mock Draft: Could the Cleveland Browns pass on a Quarterback?

With the Senior Bowl just around the corner we are officially in the heart of the 2018 NFL Mock draft season.<p>The NFL season will soon reach its end …

NFL

Why the Giants should draft Josh Rosen at No. 2: ESPN’s Kiper

Josh Rosen will be trading Bruins blue for Big Blue, according to Mel Kiper’s first mock draft.<p>The long-time ESPN draft expert has the Giants …

Josh Rosen

Tom Coughlin reinvigorated the Jaguars. Now he can put another dent in the Patriots’ dynasty.

Tom Coughlin sat in the press box at Heinz Field last Sunday, emotionally wrapped up in each and every play as his Jacksonville Jaguars faced the Pittsburgh Steelers in an AFC semifinal.<p>He wasn’t on the Jaguars’ sideline, as he would have been this season if he’d had his preference. He kept his …

Tom Coughlin

Dave Gettleman had a “great conversation” with Eli Manning

When Dave Gettleman was introduced as the Giants’ new General Manager in late December, he said at a press conference that he planned to keep moving …

NFL

Super Bowl 2018: Latest NFL Championship Odds, Conference Title Predictions

The two matchups between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Pittsburgh Steelers this season played out in completely different ways.<p>In their Week 5 contest, the Jags intercepted Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger five times in a 30-9 victory. Jacksonville running back Leonard Fournette had 181 …

A. J. Bouye

What Pat Shurmur thinks about Eli Manning and the No. 2 pick

Pat Shurmur was always “infatuated’’ with the Giants job and is greatly intrigued with not only getting to work with Eli Manning as his career winds …

Pat Shurmur

A look back at the Eagles' last trip to the NFC championship game

The Eagles have made it to the NFC championship game for the first time in nine years. The last trip wasn't nearly as smooth as this one.

DeSean Jackson

NFL playoff picks, predictions, and odds: Pro bettors leaning over in Vikings-Eagles

SportsLine tapped into its Vegas sources to see who professional bettors like Sunday<p>Before you bet on the AFC or NFC Championship Games in the NFL …

Football (U.S.)

Cardinals' Top Plays Of 2017: Defense

The Cardinals’ defense was the backbone of the team in 2017. The group had many memorable moments, and we have whittled it down to the best of the …

Jacoby Brissett

Tom Coughlin kryptonite won’t stop the Patriots this time

Tom Coughlin has been labeled the Patriots’ Kryptonite thanks to his stunning victories over Tom Brady and Bill Belichick in Super Bowls XLII and …

Tom Coughlin

Senior Bowl intrigue starts with Baker Mayfield, Josh Allen

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01: Quarterback Baker Mayfield<p>The intrigue for the 2018 Senior Bowl starts with the quarterback position and Heisman winner …

NFL

Top 10 most controversial figures of the 2017-18 NFL season

The National Football League has suffered a few bumps and bruises over the past 12 months. Ratings are dour, quarterback play is sour, and a Manning …

NFL

Romo, Cowher: Jaguars’ biggest strength could give Patriots fits

The Jaguars know the formula and the man behind it, now they just have to figure out some way to execute it in Sunday’s AFC Championship game.<p>Tom …

New England

The effect of red-zone/end-zone throws on QB success

When it comes to passing touchdowns, end-zone throws are where it’s at. Simply put, receivers targeted in the end zone have the highest chance of …

Football (U.S.)

Baker Mayfield tells Instagram where he wants to play

It’s rare for a high-profile college quarterback to openly lobby where he wants to play when he graduates to the the NFL.<p>There’s often speculation …

Baker Mayfield

Mel Kiper's 2018 NFL Mock Draft 1.0

The evaluations for the 2018 NFL draft have been particularly tough this year. When Todd McShay and I took an early look at the class, we focused on …

Josh Rosen

Josh Allen to Browns, Josh Rosen to Giants in 1st Mel Kiper 2018 NFL Mock Draft

Quarterbacks dominated the top of ESPN NFL draft guru Mel Kiper Jr.'s first 2018 NFL mock draft, which was released Thursday.<p>While most expect the quarterback-needy Cleveland Browns to select a signal-caller No. 1 overall, Kiper threw something of a curveball by giving them Wyoming quarterback Josh …

Josh Rosen

Which Giants needs could impact 49ers in the NFL Draft?

There are at least seven teams and eight picks before the <b>San Francisco 49ers</b> get around to selecting (potentially more if they lose the coin flip …

Geno Smith

Browns should draft Josh Allen No. 1 says one top NFL exec, and Mel Kiper Jr. agrees

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Browns should draft Wyoming quarterback No. 1 overall, a high-level NFL personnel executive told cleveland.com, and ESPN's Mel …

Sam Darnold

Analysis: Arizona Cardinals have list of coaching candidates trimmed for them

The Cardinals were expecting to trim their list of coaching candidates this week, not have it done for them.<p>But that’s been the case as two coaches …

Arizona

Eleven active players who should be first-ballot Hall of Famers

When the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2018 is announced, Ray Lewis and Randy Moss have a chance to join a relatively exclusive club: …

Dwight Freeney

NYG's Wayne Gallman 'Ride or Die' with Eli Manning ... Could Play Into 40s!

<b>Eli Manning</b> still has strong supporters on the Giants -- with rookie running back <b>Wayne Gallman</b> telling TMZ Sports he's "ride or die" with #10 ... …

Wayne Gallman

Oklahoma's Mayfield takes Manning Award as nation's top QB

Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield has been named the 2017 Manning Award winner after a season in which he passed for 4,627 yards and 43 touchdowns.<p>Mayfield …

Sports

New York Giants: 4 affordable free agents at WR

It seems like the Brandon Marshall experiment will be one-and-done proposition for Big Blue.<p>Unless the New York Giants are comfortable with Tavarres …

NFL

3 of this weekend's 4 NFL playoff QBs aren't household names

This NFL season could change some perceptions we have about quarterbacks, and their importance.<p>We’ve been inundated with the notion that you need a …

Nick Foles

New York Giants can get hope from Jaguars’ success

While there is little excitement after Big Blue’s 3-13 season, the Jacksonville Jaguars’ success may give fans and the organization hope for next …

NFL

7 most improbable plays in NFL playoff history

Stefon Diggs' miraculous last-gasp touchdown to rescue the Minnesota Vikings is now the stuff of legend.<p>The Vikings went from agony to ecstasy in a …

Stefon Diggs