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Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton threw five touchdown passes, and Jets QB Geno Smith threw two interceptions — both of which were returned for touchdowns — as the Cincinnati Bengals embarrassed the Jets 49-9 at Paul Brown Stadium. “That was ugly to say t…
Share TweetCINCINNATI -- Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam (Pacman) Jones, upset with what he perceived as dirty play by receiver David Nelson, got into a back-and-forth with the New York Jets' sideline late in the game. Jones exchanged a few words with coach Rex…Share TweetVictor Cruz has long proven to be a tough receiver. But even Tom Coughlin was impressed by his playmaker’s ability to bounce back from what looked like a painful injury in the third quarter of the Giants’ 15-7 win over the Eagles on Sunday.
Vacchiano: Giant turnaround for Perry's crewUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetThe breaking point for the defense came when the Giants hit rock bottom, falling to 0-6 with a loss in Chicago on Oct. 10. That’s when the players finally had enough. The offense was struggling. The special teams were a nightmare. But that’s not what wa…
Rex Ryan's Jets roller coaster hits bottomUpdated Oct 27 Share Tweet. CINCINNATI -- The New York Jets looked as helpless as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In the current NFL, there's no greater indictment of a team. The Jets were flat and non-competitive Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals. That's on Rex Ryan. Their defens…
Rare Giants Takeaway Alters GameUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetA Giants defense that has forced few turnovers got a big play from Terrell Thomas, who ended an Eagles drive when he forced quarterback Matt Barkley to fumble.Source: nytimes.com
Dalton dazzles, Megatron dominates, more snaps from Week 8Updated Oct 27 Share TweetThe Bengals have back-to-back early playoff exits. After routing the Jets, Cincy looks like a contender.Source: CNNSI.com
Cromartie's wife rips Jets performance vs. Bengals on TwitterUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetWhile the Jets were torched by the Bengals on Thursday, it was Antonio Cromartie's wife who kicked up a firestorm of her own on Twitter. Terricka Cason, "Lady Cro" on Twitter (@iluvTERRICKA) tweeted about Andy Dalton's big game: "Dalton m…
Bengals 49, Jets 9: Jets’ Up-and-Down Pattern Holds, and Crumples ThemUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetAndy Dalton passed for 325 yards and 5 touchdowns as the Bengals crushed the Jets, who were seeking their first winning streak of the season but instead fell to 4-4.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetPHILADELPHIA -- Some day, the Philadelphia Eagles might win another home game. But maybe not this season.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetThe Least You Should Know… Andy Dalton and Marvin Jones hooked up for eight receptions for 122 yards and four touchdowns. Dalton totaled 19/30 for 325 yards and five touchdowns and one interception to Mo Wilkerson. By the end of the third quarter, the J…Share TweetPHILADELPHIA -- Peyton Hillis' 70 rushing yards on 20 carries Sunday isn't exactly an eye-popping stat, but it's more than satisfactory for a New York Giants' run game that has ranked at or near the bottom of the league all season long. Mix in Michael C…Share TweetEagles quarterback Michael Vick didn’t look 100 percent early in Sunday’s 15-7 loss to the Giants and he wound up leaving the game before halftime as a result of the hamstring injury that had kept him sidelined for the two previous games. Vick said afte…Share TweetPHILADELPHIA -- Seen, heard and otherwise observed in the Philadelphia Eagles' locker room after their 15-7 loss to the New York Giants. Brent Celek was not a happy man: The tight end is among the longest-tenured Eagles and endured every minute of the d…Share TweetThe NFL has made it known that the controversial Push Rule that saved the Jets last week and helped them defeat the Patriots in overtime will be called more often if teams continue to violate the rule, and admitted that the Jets should have been called …
Inactives: Nick Mangold good to goUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetCINCINNATI -- New York Jets center Nick Mangold, listed as questionable with a rib injury, is active and will start Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, as expected. The Jets had no game-time decisions regarding injuries, so their inactive list contai…
Giants 'resisting all overtures' for NicksUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetPHILADELPHIA -- Will Hakeem Nicks remain a New York Giant? It’s looking that way. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports the Giants are "resisting all overtures" for the 25-year-old wide receiver. The NFL's trade deadline is Tuesday. Nicks entered Sunda…
Eli becomes Giants' all-time passing leaderUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetPHILADELPHIA -- Eli Manning is the all-time passing leader in New York Giants' history. Manning surpassed Phil Simms for the top spot on the franchise's all-time passing yardage list (33,463) when he completed a six-yard pass to Victor Cruz on the team'…
Chris Douglas-Roberts Discusses Practicing With Kobe BryantUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetFormer University of Memphis standout Chris Douglas-Roberts, revealed an anecdote — one of many, we’ve heard over the years — detailing what it’s like to be matched up against Kobe Bryant for a 1-on-1 drill during training camp with the Lakers. Douglas-…Source: dimemag.com
NFL: Jets Should Have Been Called For Same Pushing Penalty As PatsUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetThere was a lot of bitter back-and-forth between the Jets and Patriots about last week's controversial overtime pushing penalty. At first, Bill Belichick didn't seem to know what the penalty was. (He made a big deal about the "second level" in…Source: deadspin.com
Sources: NFL warns coaches against 'push'Updated Oct 27 Share TweetThe NFL sent a videotape to all 32 head coaches this week, warning that it will work with officials to pick up more penalties like the controversial one called last Sunday that helped the Jets beat the Patriots, league sources told ESPN.Share TweetAfter a one-game absence, Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola is back in the lineup for New England. Amendola, who missed the Week Seven loss to the Jets with a concussion, is active for Sunday’s game vs. Miami. Amendola has caught 16 passes for 159 y…Source: profootballtalk.com
Brandon Jacobs inactive as expectedUpdated Oct 27 Share TweetPHILADELPHIA -- New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs, who did not practice all week and was listed as doubtful on the team's most recent injury report, is officially inactive for the second game in a row due to his hamstring injury. Peyton Hillis…Share TweetGeno Smith is in Cincinnati today and so are the Jets, who try to do something they have not yet done this season, which means win two games in a row. They try to do that with the Saints coming into MetLife Stadium next week and before they go on the ro…
Bitter Defeat For JetsOct 27ESPN Jets reporter Rich Cimini discusses the team's devastating loss to the Bengals and how it can regroup for next week's matchup with the Saints.
Sunday Blitz: Jets-Bengals RecapOct 27Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Bengals' Week 8 win over the Jets.
Jets postgame press conferenceOct 27Jets react following game with Bengals
Dalton, Jones Light Up JetsOct 27Andy Dalton threw four of his five touchdowns to Marvin Jones as the Bengals beat the Jets 49-9.
Don Banks: Andy Dalton, Bengals show they belong among AFC elite; more Sna…Oct 27PHILADELPHIA -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 8 schedule that was full of spectacular individual performances and didn't turn out to be as non-descript as feared. ...
Don Banks: Revolving door at quarterback has Chip Kelly's Eagles in a tail…Oct 27PHILADELPHIA -- Some day, the Philadelphia Eagles might win another home game. But maybe not this season.
Clayton's Last Call: Not featuring the runOct 27Running attacks continue to take a backseat, writes John Clayton. Plus, a defining win by the Lions, the Patriots' glaring need and more.