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Rivers, Chargers shut down inept Jets

San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Philip Rivers passed for 288 yards and three touchdowns before being rested late, and the San Diego Chargers trounced an inept New York Jets squad, 31-0, on Sunday afternoon. Rivers completed 20-of-28 attempts and threw a pair of first-half scores to Antonio Gates for the Chargers (4-1), who pitched their first shutout since a similar score ... Read More »

Giants take down Falcons with second-half rally

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Odell Beckham Jr.’s first career touchdown catch highlighted a second-half surge that propelled the New York Giants to a 30-20 victory over the Atlanta Falcons at MetLife Stadium. Beckham’s 15-yard grab of an Eli Manning fade attempt with 10:02 to play was part of a 20-point swing that brought New York (3-2) back from a ... Read More »

Feature Story: Fantasy Spotlight on former Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw

By Max Zelenko, Contributing Writer Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – One of the biggest surprises through the first four weeks of the NFL season, has been the re-emergence of Indianapolis Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw. Although he is only 28-years-old, Bradshaw is coming off a serious neck injury from a season ago, and many wondered if he would ever play football again. Now, not only ... Read More »

Eli Manning named Sports Network’s Fantasy QB of the Week

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – In what is quickly turning into the “Year of the Pass,” 13 quarterbacks scored at least 20 fantasy points in Week 4 led by New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. And with all the rules changes designed to make the passing game succeed, it shouldn’t be a surprise to fantasy owners that 13 quarterbacks are currently on pace to ... Read More »

Stafford leads Lions past struggling Jets

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Matthew Stafford had two touchdown passes and ran for another score, as the Detroit Lions took a 24-17 win over the New York Jets on Sunday. Stafford went 24-for-34 for 293 yards and had touchdown passes to Jeremy Ross and Eric Ebron for the Lions (3-1), who have won their past two games. “This was ... Read More »

Giants throw hat into NFC ring

By Shawn Clarke, NFL Contributor Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Invited or not, the New York Giants have crashed the NFC party of elite teams. It would be blasphemy not to think of the four-time Super Bowl champion Giants as one of the conference’s best, but a 7-9 record a year ago and two straight losses to start 2014 put them in the ... Read More »

Donnell, Giants rout Redskins

Landover, MD (SportsNetwork.com) – The New York Giants may have finally found their tight end of the future. Eli Manning tossed three of his four touchdown passes to Larry Donnell, who became the first Giants tight end to haul in three scores in 52 years, and New York routed the Washington Redskins, 45-14, on Thursday night. New York has employed ... Read More »

Former Jets RB Bruce Harper on SPORTSTALK1240 this Sunday

Former Jets RB Bruce Harper on SPORTSTALK1240 this Sunday, September 28th     Harper to discuss his time with the Jets, offer some insights on the current team and what he is up to today This Sunday, September 28th at 8:00pm, SPORTSTALK1240 hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney will welcome former New York Jets running back Bruce Harper to the show. ... Read More »

Report: Tape sent to NFL security chief

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his fiancee in the face to the NFL’s chief security officer in April, according to a report. The unnamed official who told The Associated Press he addressed the video to Jeffrey Miller says he is unsure if Miller ever saw it. He ... Read More »

Bears hold on to down Jets

(Monday, September 22) Final Score: Chicago 27, NY Jets 19 East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Jay Cutler completed two touchdown passes to Martellus Bennett and the injury-riddled Chicago Bears held off the New York Jets, 27-19, on Monday night. Cutler completed 23-of-38 passes for 225 yards and the two scores for Chicago, which emptied its defensive backfield for the second ... Read More »