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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 »

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 »

Jennings, defense carry Giants past Texans

(Sunday, September 21) Final Score: New York, 30, Houston 17 East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Rashad Jennings rushed for a career- high 176 yards and a touchdown, and the New York Giants turned the tables on the Houston Texans to post a 30-17 win at MetLife Stadium. Houston entered this Week 3 clash with a plus-five turnover ratio en route ... Read More »

FEATURE STORY: Goodell missed another opportunity

By John McMullen, NFL Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The NFL’s version of Groundhog Day was Friday in Midtown Manhattan when embattled commissioner Roger Goodell emerged from his self- imposed exile, albeit 17 minutes late, and finally addressed the scandals enveloping the league he is entrusted to lead. There has been no confirmation as to whether or not Goodell ... Read More »

NFL sets new domestic violence policy

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Saying he got the Ray Rice suspension wrong, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has instituted harsher penalties for players and league personnel over domestic violence offenses. The revamped policy was announced in a letter from Goodell to NFL team owners and calls for a six-week suspension without pay for a first domestic violence offense and a ... Read More »

Jets suspend CB Patterson indefinitely

Florham Park, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – New York Jets cornerback Dimitri Patterson’s recent disappearing act has led to him being suspended indefinitely. Patterson did not show up for Friday’s preseason game against the Giants, leaving the Jets confused about his whereabouts. The only piece of information the Jets got about Patterson came from his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, who told the team ... Read More »

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 »