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It is the annual end of the preseason tradition. The New England Patriots and the New York Giants will play their final exhibition games before the season starts a week from Wednesday. Yes, the media is going to focus a lot on the Giants’ Super Bowl victory over New England back in February, but now it is time to look at these teams as potentially meeting again in New Orleans this February.
On Monday, Giants’ head coach Tom Coughlin said that the starters will play in this game, including wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, who has missed most of training camp with a foot injury. For the Patriots, they are looking to gain some offensive rhythm. That has been the problem in this preseason for the Pats. The offensive line has been sub-par without some of its regular and we have seen both quarterback Tom Brady and tight end Rob Gronkowski be frustrated by the lack of scoring from the first team.
While it is the last chance to gain rhythm before the opener, it also is the last c...
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The Super Bowl champion New York Giants have placed defensive tackle Chris Canty and tight end Travis Beckum on the reserve-physically unable to perform list in getting their roster to 75 players.
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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New England Patriots have signed tight end Aaron Hernandez to a multi-year extension that will run through 2018. His counterpart Rob Gronkowski’s contract is up after the 2019 season.
Patriots now have Aaron Hernandez under contract through 2018 and Rob Gronkowski under contract through 2019.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August...
Like this pass, Jabar Gaffney was dropped by the Patriots on Monday
The Patriots cut five players on Monday, including veteran wide receivers Jabar Gaffney and Donte’ Stallworth. Stallworth doesn’t come as a surprise since he had been fighting with Deion Branch for the supposed 4th wide receiver spot, and early reports were that Branch was winning that battle. That 4th wide receiver...
A.B. A no pads, jump ball TD catch isn’t that impressive. Plus if you watch the last catch, Brady doesn’t get both feet in. But let’s be honest – the replacement officials would have called it a touchdown too.
What IS impressive is Brady in full gear catching a 40 yard bomb in the back of the end zone before a 34-13 thrashing of the Steelers in December of 2007. Pats fans...
Lawrence Tynes kicked a 32-yard field goal with 1:03 to play and the New York Giants defeated the New England Patriots 6-3 on Wednesday night in the preseason finale for the teams that met in the Super Bowl in early February.
This one was hardly as interesting as the title game, but the Giants (2-2) once again scored late to win. Adewale Ojomo set up the game-winning score with...
The New England Patriots like the rest of the NFL had to cut down their rosters to 75 men by the 4 p.m. ET deadline on Monday.
In order to get down to the 75-man limit the Patriots have announced the following players have been released.
S Ross Ventrone
DL Tim Bulman
WR Donte Stallworth
WR Jabar Gaffney
DE Gerard Warren
Assigned to the PUP List was:
TE Jake Ballard...
Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones isnt ruling out Jay Ratliff for the season opener against the New York Giants on Sept. 5.
Ratliff suffered a high ankle sprain in the Cowboys 20-19 preseason victory over the St. Louis Rams Saturday night. After the game, the four-time Pro Bowl nose tackle exited the Cowboys locker room on crutches.
Cowboys coach Jason Garrett...