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Fantasy Football: The Andre Williams Threat

By Thomas Harrigan, Contributing Writer, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The threat New York Giants rookie fourth-round pick Andre Williams poses to Rashad Jennings’ fantasy value became more palpable Sunday night in Canton. We’ve heard since the start of training camp that Williams, who led the NCAA with 2,177 rushing yards last season, has been handling the goal-line reps, but the ... Read More »

Once a Giant, always a Giant

By John McMullen, NFL Editor, The Sports Network  Canton, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – Tom Coughlin and Michael Strahan didn’t always get along but they will always walk together in history, the head coach and his leader who willed a group of men that stunned the previously unbeaten and 12-point favorite New England Patriots to win Super Bowl XLII. Call it a “Big Blue ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

8/1/2014 I am pleased with the moves Brian Cashman has been able to pull off over the past two weeks. I was vocal about my desire for the club to make moves that would improve the present without giving up too much of the future and it appears that they have. There was no blockbuster where they had to give ... Read More »

Trade deadline winners and losers

By Michael Rushton, MLB Contributor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Twelve trades were completed on Thursday ahead of the non-waiver deadline and the majority didn’t just involve spare parts getting moved around to plug holes. Former American League Cy Young winner David Price found a new home, as did one-time Rookie of the Year candidate Austin Jackson and previous All-Stars ... Read More »

Fifth Cup title looks promising for Gordon

By Chris Symeon, Motorsports Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Jeff Gordon is a four-time champion in NASCAR’s premier series, but it’s been 13 years since his last title. After winning his second race of the season on Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and presently holding the points lead in the Sprint Cup Series, Gordon is very confident that 2014 ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

7/25/2014 As the trade deadline approaches, more and more rumors swirl about the Yankees potential trade targets and the past two days have focused a lot on former Yankee Ian Kennedy. The Padres may be looking to move Kennedy but as recently as this morning there were reports that the Padres are asking for the Yanks’ top two selections in ... Read More »

Dan Mount Reviews NHL Free Agency Thus Far

By Dan Mount, Contributing Writer Since NHL free agency has slowed down to a trickle, I figured I’d give you an updated article on what’s gone down on a team-by-team basis. If you missed the mad rush I had last week, it’s still up on the TJRSports.com website. Let’s get started. Anaheim Ducks: GM of the year Bob Murray made ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

7/19/2014 Derek Jeter received a lot of love from baseball fans across the country this past week. It was very typical of him to rush through the applause and get right into the batter’s box for his first at bat of the game since he is always “business as usual” on the field. He probably contributed more to the AL ... Read More »

Can’t we just appreciate Derek Jeter?

By Chris Ruddick, MLB Editor, The Sports Network  Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Now that the Derek Jeter Show has concluded in Minnesota we can all get back to our normal lives and focus on the second half of the Major League Baseball season. Jeter delivered, as he always does, in the American League’s 5-3 win with a pair of hits and received ... Read More »

NBA: Offseason winners and losers so far

By Jim Brighters, NBA Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – As we hit mid-July on our calendars, or cell phones as it may be, the draft is behind us and LeBron James made his decision. We are past the home stretch. It’s been a great summer for some, solid for others, adequate for a few and miserable for a handful. ... Read More »