New York’s Jets, Giants and Bills means business early in 2022 season

Was a good Sunday in New York.illustration: Getty Images Look at the state of New York through the first four games of the season. Football fans from across the Empire State — and certain parts of New Jersey, Connecticut, and Canada — have reason to enjoy watching their teams through the first month of the … Read more

Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants face off on Monday Night Football

Get ready for a ton of Micah Parsons and Lawrence Taylor comparisons tonight. Image: Getty Images The Dallas Cowboys enter their Monday Night Football matchup with rival New York Giants feeling good, after what some called an upset win last week over the Cincinnati Bengals. But of course, since this is Dallas and Jerry Jones, … Read more

Kayvon Thibodeaux to debut for Giants against Cowboys in MNF showdown

Giants’ rookie linebacker Kayvon Thibodeaux will make his NFL debut tonight.Image: Getty Images The New York Giants are going to look different than they have all season when they go up against the Dallas Cowboys on Monday Night Football. For the first time this season, they will take the field with their top draft choice. … Read more

Giants’ success takes heat off underperforming WRs Toney, Golladay

Can you name everyone in the Giants’ wide receiver room?Image: Getty Images The Giants are 2-0 and their fans are buzzing like a 10-year-old who just had a gallon of blue raspberry Icees. Brian Daboll can do no wrong. Daniel Jones and the rest of the Joe Judge-David Gettleman holdovers are really what’s holding back … Read more

Bengals, Falcons, Titans, Panthers, Raiders: Ranking the 0-2 teams

1. Tennessee Titans Image: Getty Images The most thing concerning the Titans’ blowout loss to the Bills on Monday was the defense’s continued inability to stop the run. Tennessee has allowed the second most yards (339) in the league, ceding six yards per carry, also the second-worst mark in the NFL. I understand that the … Read more

Most and least valuable players

Saquon Barkleyphoto: Getty Images Saquon Barkley had never won a season opener in the NFL prior to Sunday. If it weren’t for his 24 touches and 194 yards from scrimmage, Barkley would be starting an NFL season in a 0-1 hole for the fifth time in his career. Instead, Barkley’s high usage day kept the … Read more

Texans, Bears, Giants, Seahawks, Jets

1. New York Jets Image: Getty Images The Jets had a pretty good offseason. Unfortunately, they probably won’t improve enough to make a huge impact in the standings. At best, they’ll be the third-best team in the AFC East which isn’t exactly the toughest division in the NFL. And Zach Wilson is likely to miss … Read more

Why the Eagles will prevail

Nick Sirianni and the Eagles will take the NFC East.Image: Getty Images Logical outcome: eagles NFC East champions In the NFC Least, it’s been a craps shoot for almost two decades regarding who wins that division. The Philadelphia Eagles are the last team to claim the title of NFC East champ in back-to-back years, winning … Read more

Any optimism for the 2022 New York Giants has been sapped by injuries

Team trainers attend to the Giants’ Kayvon Thibodeaux after an injury during the first half of a preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals at MetLife Stadium.illustration: Getty Images The NFL season hasn’t started yet, so we have to pretend that certain teams aren’t a lost cause. However, the cause has never been so lost as … Read more

Tyrod Taylor should be starting for the G-Men over Danny Dimes

Tyrod Taylorphoto: AP It’s important not to succumb to too many overreactions in the preseason, especially during opening week. Teams are just starting to figure things out, and starters are coming in and out of games like they’re playing hockey. I try to not get too caught up in making predictions based on a few … Read more