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Report: Greene says Jets need a 'change'

Report: Greene says Jets need a 'change'

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 14, 2012
On the same day some New York Jets players anonymously ripped Tim Tebow in a newspaper article, Shonn Greene told Yahoo! Sports changes are needed.
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  • Undefeated Knicks face Spurs in Texas showdown

    Undefeated Knicks face Spurs in Texas showdown

    nydailynews.com Nov 14, 2012
    Undefeated, but largely untested: That’s the Knicks through five games, and that’s exactly why Mike Woodson wants to see how his team stacks up against the one with the second-best record in the NBA.
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  • NY Jets may have cast blame on Tim Tebow, but he is not at faul…

    NY Jets may have cast blame on Tim Tebow, but he is not at fault for disastrous 3-6 start this season

    It didn’t take an advanced degree in molecular science to determine that the dynamics of the Jets offense weren’t compatible with Tim Tebow taking over as the starting quarterback. It was an unrealistic possibility, and now we’ve discovered that it
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  • Nets' Wallace (ankle) to miss 6th straight game

    Nets' Wallace (ankle) to miss 6th straight game

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    Brooklyn Nets forward Gerald Wallace will miss his sixth straight game Thursday against the Boston Celtics due to a sprained left ankle.
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  • Cliff Corcoran: Dickey caps storybook year with NL Cy Young; Pr…

    Cliff Corcoran: Dickey caps storybook year with NL Cy Young; Price is right in AL

    R.A. Dickey and David Price are Cy Young Award winners. Cliff Corcoran says both results were unprecedented in their own way, and not because baseball's best pitcher was denied.
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  • How Did We Get Here?

    How Did We Get Here?

    thejetsblog.com Nov 14, 2012
      At 3-6 things look like they are only getting worse for the New York Jets, as they have looked inept on offense and continue to shoot themselves in the foot on Special Teams. The question probably at the forefront of most fans minds is “how could thi
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  • Four Japanese free agents seek move to majors

    Four Japanese free agents seek move to majors

    CNNSI.com Nov 14, 2012
    TOKYO (AP) -- Pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa of the Hanshin Tigers was one of four professional baseball players in Japan who became unrestricted free agents Wednesday in hopes of moving to Major League Baseball.
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  • Kuhn Placed on IR, Leaving Open Roster Spot

    Kuhn Placed on IR, Leaving Open Roster Spot

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 14, 2012
    As expected, the Giants placed DT Markus Kuhn on season-ending injured reserve. The Giants placed DT Markus Kuhn (torn ACL) on injured reserve today. They did not immediately replace him on the roster. - Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) Kuhn becomes th
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  • Phil Jackson was available but the Lakers, just like the NY Kni…

    Phil Jackson was available but the Lakers, just like the NY Knicks did in May, took a pass on the coach with 11 rings

    nydailynews.com yahoo.com Nov 14, 2012
    At least the Lakers gave Phil Jackson a courtesy call. The Knicks didn’t even pick up the telephone last May to gauge whether the Zen Master had any interest in possibly winning title No. 12 with Red Holzman’s old club.
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  • Simms Sticks to His Guns on Eli Remarks

    Simms Sticks to His Guns on Eli Remarks

    Phil Simms got himself in hot water with Giant fans earlier this week by making a statement that current Giants QB Eli Manning is not an elite NFL quarterback. Today, he reaffirmed his stance on WFAN with Boomer and Carton this morning on the air. “I ca
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  • Mark Sanchez And The Jets Are Wearing Team Shirts That Say &quo…

    Mark Sanchez And The Jets Are Wearing Team Shirts That Say "We Will Persist"

    deadspin.com Nov 14, 2012
    The New York Jets have had a rough few days. Killed on the road in Seattle, killed by the media, and now killed-if you consider dismissing the throwing abilities of a backup quarterback who can't pass "killing"-by an anonymous member of their own defe
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  • Coach Peter Giunta Out To Fix Holes in Giants’ Secondary

    Coach Peter Giunta Out To Fix Holes in Giants’ Secondary

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 14, 2012
    Giants’ secondary coach Peter Giunta addressed the media Tuesday to discuss the secondary’s performance from this past weekend’s game against the Bengals. The obvious area of emphasis was the very first drive in which the Giants allowed Andy Dalton
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  • Rex Ryan sounds like a coach in denial

    Rex Ryan sounds like a coach in denial

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan says a lot of things. To the point that it is getting increasingly difficult to separate fact from fiction. Did Ryan really think the Jets (3-6) had a shot at the playoffs before last week's blowout loss to the Seattle …
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  • Hunter Signing Prompts Question: Are the Tigers the New Yankees…

    Hunter Signing Prompts Question: Are the Tigers the New Yankees?

    nytimes.com Nov 14, 2012
    For the second straight year, the Tigers made a big free agency splash by signing Torii Hunter for $26 million over two years.
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  • Dalton’s Performance vs Giants Earns Him AFC Offensive POTW Awa…

    Dalton’s Performance vs Giants Earns Him AFC Offensive POTW Award

    Cincinnati Bengals’ QB Andy Dalton has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his Week 10 performance against the Giants. Basically unfettered by the Giants’ pass rush, Dalton had one of his best days as a pro. Dalton completed 21 of 30 p
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  • Will Schottenheimer get revenge on Jets?

    Will Schottenheimer get revenge on Jets?

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    Remember Brian Schottenheimer? He was the former New York Jets offensive coordinator who shouldered most of the blame for the team's downfall and eventual implosion last year. The Jets finished 25th in total offense and it cost Schottenheimer his job. H…
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  • Gee helps out Sandy victims, deflects trade talk

    Gee helps out Sandy victims, deflects trade talk

    MLB.com Nov 14, 2012
    Mets right-hander Dillon Gee and reliever Bobby Parnell helped collect food donations at Citi Field to benefit Hurricane Sandy victims on Wednesday. Gee is doing his best to ignore talk of the Mets potentially trading him.
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  • Rookie Report: No 2012 Solutions Coming From This Group

    Rookie Report: No 2012 Solutions Coming From This Group

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 14, 2012
    Most seasons the Giants’ rookie class is a study of what’s to come: talented young men that need time to develop. This season is no different, except the team could use their help right now. Unfortunately, it’s not likely to happen. Every unit on th
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  • Richard Sherman is the NFC defensive player of the week

    Richard Sherman is the NFC defensive player of the week

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012
    Optimus Prime needs to find a little room on his mantle. Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has been named the NFC defensive player of the week for his work in the team’s 28-7 win over the Jets. Sherman intercepted a pass on the goal line to kill a Jet
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  • The 10 Most Interesting Story Lines Of The NBA Season

    The 10 Most Interesting Story Lines Of The NBA Season

    dimemag.com Nov 14, 2012
    Yes, we know the season is still young. There are a lot of games left to be played in what should be a great year, but still, it seems there’ll be a surprise for us waiting around every corner. This season has already given us some unexpected gut-punche
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  • The Sniping Begins: Let’s admit it.  When the Jets traded for T…

    The Sniping Begins: Let’s admit it.  When the Jets traded for Tim …

    thejetsblog.com Nov 14, 2012
    Let’s admit it.  When the Jets traded for Tim Tebow, we knew that the day would come when the Jets players would start anonymously sniping about the quarterback position … but little did we think that the bullets would be aimed at Tebow. Everyone kne
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  • Blog: The Giants’ “Soft” Defense in Still Frames

    Blog: The Giants’ “Soft” Defense in Still Frames

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 14, 2012
    From Jimmy Kempski of Blogging the bEast:  Two Sundays ago, Isaac Redman gashed the Giants for 147 yards on the ground.  There was nothing fancy about that attack.  The Giants were simply bulldozed.  Almost all of Redman’s runs were inside the tackl
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  • Accorsi will have huge impact on future of Panthers, Newton

    Accorsi will have huge impact on future of Panthers, Newton

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012
    As Gantt pointed out several days ago, the Panthers have hired former Giants G.M. Ernie Accorsi to help find the franchise’s next General Manager. The decision that Accorsi makes will resonate through the organization, both now and in the future. Some t
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  • AFC East stock watch

    AFC East stock watch

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    Let’s take a look at which players are rising and falling in the AFC East. Falling 1. Mark Sanchez, New York Jets quarterback: It’s starting to look like a lost cause for Sanchez. The arrow continues to point down as Sanchez’s bad performances are a
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  • Wednesday morning one-liners

    Wednesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012
    Bill Parcells told Patriots coach Bill Belichick that he believes this year’s Patriots team is better than last year’s AFC championship team. Opposing defenses may be catching up with Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill. Asked about how to deal with a tough se
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  • Feeling Blue: Giants Offense on Par with 2011

    Feeling Blue: Giants Offense on Par with 2011

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 14, 2012
    A statistical comparison between the 2011 and 2012 New York Giants offense would show us all that perhaps we dialed up the panic meter a tad bit early. Through 10 games, Big Blue has has the same record, almost identical yards per game and in some categ…
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  • Tim Tebow is ‘terrible’: Jets teammates, officials rip the hera…

    Tim Tebow is ‘terrible’: Jets teammates, officials rip the heralded backup QB

    The Tim Tebow faithful are going to have a tough time with this one: The New York Daily News has consulted more than a dozen of Tebow's Jets teammates and officials, and their assessment of The Chosen Quarterback is not a kind one. One unnamed teammate …
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  • Watch Chris Canty on The Wheelhouse

    Watch Chris Canty on The Wheelhouse

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 14, 2012
    Chris Canty is in the WheelHouse to discuss the Giants’ recent struggles and how they’ll look to fix things during their bye week. Sorry, this video could not be loaded…
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  • Breakfast links: Dez Bryant coming around

    Breakfast links: Dez Bryant coming around

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    Good Wednesday morning to you. We have an update coming this morning to the All-Division Team, and a bunch of other goodies throughout the day. Hopefully it warms up a bit. Links. New York Giants As they spend their bye week assessing what's wrong with …
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  • New York Giants Links and News for Nov 14

    New York Giants Links and News for Nov 14

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 14, 2012
    Get ready for a dry spell. The team will not meet again until Monday, which means they’ll be little or no new news the next few days. We’ll be here regardless. Here’s some stuff in the meantime.      
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  • Carmelo Has a Mini Meltdown; The Spurs Torture the Lakers; Dero…

    Carmelo Has a Mini Meltdown; The Spurs Torture the Lakers; Deron Williams & Kyrie Irving Put On A Show

    dimemag.com Nov 14, 2012
    Pau Gasol, we hope you surround yourself with protection tonight. You might turn up along the rocks in the Pacific Ocean tomorrow morning, courtesy of a crazed Kobe Bryant. Down two on the last possession last night against the Spurs, Gasol couldn’t fin
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  • After fire sale of Jose Reyes, Mark Buehrle, Josh Johnson &…

    After fire sale of Jose Reyes, Mark Buehrle, Josh Johnson & others, Miami Marlins - and baseball in South Florida - could be in

    nydailynews.com Nov 14, 2012
    It didn't take long for Jeffrey Loria to blow up his grand plan to create an instant winner in his spanking-new, taxpayer-funded stadium in Miami. Less than one year exactly, and nobody in baseball, especially the Yankees, can be particularly happy over…
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  • Cliff Corcoran: Megatrade with Marlins won't radically alter Bl…

    Cliff Corcoran: Megatrade with Marlins won't radically alter Blue Jays' fortunes

    CNNSI.com Nov 14, 2012
    Miami cleaned house by shipping Josh Johnson, Jose Reyes and Mark Buehrle to Toronto. But did the blockbuster actually make the Blue Jays better? Buyer beware, says Cliff Corcoran.
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  • Looking for Amar'e room on undefeated Knicks

    Looking for Amar'e room on undefeated Knicks

    nydailynews.com Nov 14, 2012
    Help, even though the Knicks don’t seem to need it, is on the way. At some point, both Amar’e Stoudemire and Iman Shumpert, two players recovering from knee surgery, will return to the lineup. In theory, their presence should make the Knicks stronger
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Giants Look To Regain Momentum 02:18

    NFL32OT: Giants Look To Regain Momentum

    Nov 14
    Episode 223: New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford assesses where his team is this season and the challenges that are ahead. The NFL32 crew discuss which back up quarterback has the best chance to win.
  • Video - R.A. Dickey On Winning NL Cy Young 04:38

    R.A. Dickey On Winning NL Cy Young

    Nov 14
    R.A. Dickey joins "SportsCenter" after becoming the third Mets pitcher to win the NL Cy Young Award.
  • Video - Tim Tebow Responds 00:32

    Tim Tebow Responds

    Nov 14
    Tim Tebow responds to negative comments from anonymous Jets players.
  • Video - R.A. Dickey Wins NL Cy Young Award 02:04

    R.A. Dickey Wins NL Cy Young Award

    Nov 14
    R.A. Dickey first knuckleball pitcher to win Cy Young Award.

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    Nov 14
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