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Jets expected to cut Calvin Pace, Bart Scottthejetsblog.com Jan 6, 2013As 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 tacUpvote Share Tweet
Knicks turning the tables on Celtics rivalryThe 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Shumpert nearing return for KnicksIman 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.Upvote Share Tweet
State of the Giants, Part Two: The Coordinatorsgiantsfootballblog.com Jan 6, 2013I 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 theUpvote Share Tweet
Top 10 reasons Jets didn't make playoffsESPN.com Jan 6, 2013Comedian Frank Caliendo spoofs the "Late Show with David Letterman" as he counts down the top 10 excuses for the Jets not making the playoffs.Upvote Share TweetWith 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 hasUpvote Share Tweet
Looking Ahead: Jets 2013 Tight Endsthejetsblog.com Jan 6, 2013Over 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 littlUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 6, 2013ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Doug Marrone is leaving Syracuse to become the Buffalo Bills' new coach, according to several reports.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 6, 2013Is 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 voUpvote Share Tweet
Paul Pierce Leads Boston Back From The Dead; Carmelo Anthony Erupts In Disney Worlddimemag.com Jan 6, 2013Boston 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 WilUpvote Share Tweet
Lupica: Jets banking on No. 6The 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.Upvote Share TweetThe 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Namath Talks AlabamaJan 6Joe 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.
Parting Shot: Classic Rex RyanJan 6Israel Gutierrez questions Rex Ryan's decisions following the public reveal of his tattoo.
Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in Broncos rema…Jan 6BALTIMORE -- 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-NuggetsJan 7The 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 betterJan 6After uninspired "mild-card" games, the divisional round matchups should be better, writes John Clayton.