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Sources: Gamble meets with Jets; S.D. up next

Sources: Gamble meets with Jets; S.D. up next

San Francisco 49ers director of player personnel Tom Gamble will interview Tuesday for the San Diego Chargers' vacant general manager job, according to league sources.
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  • Jets expected to cut Calvin Pace, Bart Scott

    Jets expected to cut Calvin Pace, Bart Scott

    thejetsblog.com Jan 6, 2013
    As soon as the waiver period opens in February, the Jets will clear $30.7 million off their salary cap, Rich Cimini of ESPN New York reports. They will release linebackers Calvin Pace ($8.56 million savings) and Bart Scott ($7.15 million), offensive tac
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  • Knicks turning the tables on Celtics rivalry

    Knicks turning the tables on Celtics rivalry

    nydailynews.com Jan 6, 2013
    The Knicks roster, thankfully, has been completely turned over since that night in Boston six years ago when the Celtics embarrassed them 104-59 on national television. In less than two years, so much about one of the league's most storied rivalries is …
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  • Shumpert nearing return for Knicks

    Shumpert nearing return for Knicks

    nydailynews.com Jan 6, 2013
    Iman Shumpert is hoping to be cleared by doctors this week and could rejoin the lineup within one or two weeks. "You've got to listen to the doctors because I'm just young and I just want to play," Shumpert, the second year guard said on Saturday.
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  • State of the Giants, Part Two: The Coordinators

    State of the Giants, Part Two: The Coordinators

    I know this part of the series will stoke a lot of readers’ fires. In the previous post, I cited that Tom Coughlin values loyalty, and sometimes that value clouds his judgement. Such is the case in his choice of coordinators. Teams usually change up the
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  • Top 10 reasons Jets didn't make playoffs

    Top 10 reasons Jets didn't make playoffs

    ESPN.com Jan 6, 2013
    Comedian Frank Caliendo spoofs the "Late Show with David Letterman" as he counts down the top 10 excuses for the Jets not making the playoffs.
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  • No Duh File: DeCosta Turned Down the Jets

    No Duh File: DeCosta Turned Down the Jets

    With everything else that could have been reported about the Jets, this was what ESPN and PFT chose to pick up this morning - that Ravens Assistant GM Eric DeCosta turned down the opportunity to interview with the Jets. Why? Well apparently DeCosta has
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  • Looking Ahead: Jets 2013 Tight Ends

    Looking Ahead: Jets 2013 Tight Ends

    thejetsblog.com Jan 6, 2013
    Over the next few days, we’ll take a look at each position on the Jets roster and take a look ahead at what the Jets might expect and might need to address this coming offseason.  Up next, the Tight Ends. Coming Off The Books Dustin Keller — A littl
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  • Reports: Syracuse's Marrone to take over Bills

    Reports: Syracuse's Marrone to take over Bills

    CNNSI.com Jan 6, 2013
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Doug Marrone is leaving Syracuse to become the Buffalo Bills' new coach, according to several reports.
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jan 6, 2013
    Is Russ Brandon the right man to bring the Bills back to winning? The Dolphins’ first try for a contract extension for WR Brian Hartline didn’t work out that well. Not much has changed since the Patriots blew out the Texans in the regular season. A vo
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  • Paul Pierce Leads Boston Back From The Dead; Carmelo Anthony Er…

    Paul Pierce Leads Boston Back From The Dead; Carmelo Anthony Erupts In Disney World

    dimemag.com Jan 6, 2013
    Boston had every right to lose this game. They didn’t get into Atlanta until 4 a.m., and they fell behind big in the first half. By the second quarter, the Hawks’ announcers were asking, “Lets blow ‘em outta the building. Whadda ya say?” Lou Wil
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  • Lupica: Jets banking on No. 6

    Lupica: Jets banking on No. 6

    nydailynews.com Jan 6, 2013
    The story with the Jets isn’t as much the No. 6 jersey that Rex’s wife is wearing in the tattoo on his upper right arm. The story with the Jets is the guy who actually wears No. 6 for the Jets, and that is Mark Sanchez.
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  • NY Jets stuck with Mark Sanchez, and Rex Ryan should be account…

    NY Jets stuck with Mark Sanchez, and Rex Ryan should be accountable for quarterback's collapse

    nydailynews.com Jan 6, 2013
    The story with the Jets isn’t as much the No. 6 jersey that Rex’s wife is wearing in the tattoo on his upper right arm. The story with the Jets is the guy who actually wears No. 6 for the Jets, and that is Mark Sanchez.
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  • Video - Namath Talks Alabama 04:03

    Namath Talks Alabama

    Jan 6
    Joe Namath joins Rece Davis to talk about AJ McCarron, Nick Saban and how he'll be feeling as a fan while watching the Discover BCS National Championship.
  • Video - Parting Shot: Classic Rex Ryan 00:58

    Parting Shot: Classic Rex Ryan

    Jan 6
    Israel Gutierrez questions Rex Ryan's decisions following the public reveal of his tattoo.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in Broncos rema…

    Jan 6
    BALTIMORE -- So Ray Lewis got to take his victory lap, and the Baltimore Ravens get to live another week. I hope they all enjoyed Sunday's 24-9 playoff conquest of the Indianapolis Colts at M&T Bank Stadium, because next week in Denver could be a ve…
  • Daily Dime: Lakers-Nuggets

    Jan 7
    The Lakers' latest loss reveals a team not headed for a quick turnaround, J.A. Adande writes.
  • NFL playoffs -- After mild-card round, NFC divisional round gets better

    Jan 6
    After uninspired "mild-card" games, the divisional round matchups should be better, writes John Clayton.