NFC East

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2014

    Rice, Peterson NFL Scandals Really About Liberals' Plan to Pussify America, Say Rightbloggers

    [Roy Edroso dissects the right-wing blogosphere in this weekly feature]The NFL hasn't been having a great time of it lately, PR-wise (though its TV viewership numbers seem not to have suffered): Now even non-fans know that Baltimore Raven Ray Rice was seen cold-cocking his fiancee and Minnesota Viki ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2013

    Jets and Giants: A Depressing Post-Mortem

    The Giants were the smaller disaster, so let's handle them first. They were next-to-the-last in the entire league on defense, meaning 31 out of 32 teams in yards/allowed. That's going to take so much shoring up before next season that it's hard to know where to begin. And yet, that may not be Big ... More >>

  • News

    October 17, 2012
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    March 27, 2012

    Mike Bloomberg: Having An Illegal Gun In New York Isn't Quite As Bad If You're From Out Of State. Sorry, Plaxico

    ​Last week, we told you about a former United States marine who was sentenced to 10 hours of community service for possessing a gun that wasn't registered in New York state. We noted that Mayor Mike Bloomberg, who's led the charge in calling for stricter gun laws across the country (despite his ju ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    Electric Daisy To Sprout At MetLife Stadium In May; Avicii, Danny Tenaglia On The Bill

    The inaugural New York edition of the Electric Daisy Carnival—the multi-day EDM festival that has packed in revelers around the country since 2008, which announced its first trip to the area last week—now has a venue and a lineup. Billboard reports that the two-day New York stop, schedul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2012

    Mitt Romney Wins Nevada Caucuses; Giants To Play In The Super Bowl Today; Russia And China Put Stop To U.N. Syria Resolution

    Mitt Romney won the Nevada caucuses Saturday night. As of 9:20 a.m. with 71 percent reporting, Romney had 47.6 percent of the vote. Newt Gingrich trailed him with 22.7 percent. "This is not the first time you gave me your vote of confidence, and this time I'm going to take it to the White House," Ro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2011

    This Football Sunday, Please Don't Videotape Your Child Crying

    ​Sundays in America are the best Sundays in the world--that's why God gave U.S. citizens the day off when he wrote us the Bible. There's nothing better for a family to do today than get together on the couch, microwave up some cheese dip, and watch eleven hours of football. These are great tim ... More >>

  • Theater

    November 9, 2011

    Two-Man Kidnapping Rule Helps Debut the New Ohio Theatre

    After losing its longtime space, the downtown stalwart returns with a new season

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2011

    Tony Romo Throws Up; Jets Clean Up

    Is Tony Romo the dumbest mo-fo in the National Football League? "It was a dumb decision," he said of the throw that lost the game to the Jets last night. "I should have made sure, and that was my fault. We win that football game if I don't do what I did ..." Well, Tony, that's not exactly corre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2011

    Plaxico Burress Released From Prison

    viaPhilly?!​Former New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress was released this morning from prison after doing almost two years on weapons charges. As no one's likely to forget, Burress shot himself in the leg at a nightclub with the Glock he had tucked into his sweatpants. "I think he's l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2011

    Roger Goodell, Stop It Already! The NFL's Players Have Won.

    Roger Goodell: He lost.​The New York Giants opened up their weight room yesterday to three players: Chris Canty, Brandon Jacobs, and Mario Manningham. Why just those three? It isn't clear. As Gary Myers says in this morning's Daily News, "The Giants have now decided to close the weight room until ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    Q&A: The Slants' Simon Young on How His Band's Name Should Have the Same Legal Protection as The Name N.W.A.

    The Slants bill themselves as "Chinatown Dance Rock," which means they have no problem copping to the fact they sound like "the Asian version of the Killers." The Portland, Oregon-based group, who come to Union Hall next month, made news recently when they attempted to trademark their name, but th ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 1, 2010


    Don’t even think about driving to the Giants game

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2010

    Legendary Yankees Announcer Bob Sheppard Dead at 99

    ​Nicknamed "The Voice of God," Sheppard started working for the New York Yankees in 1951, when the starting lineup included Yogi Berra and Joe DiMaggio. (The Yankees won the World Series that year, over the New York Giants.) Sheppard served as stadium announcer, chiefly calling players up to b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2010

    Where's the Suspense in Picking New York's All-Time Baseball Lineup?

    ​We just watched the second episode of MSG's The Lineup, which airs Tuesdays at 10:00 p.m. and repeats throughout the week, and aside from the fun of watching clips of old ballplayers, we're kind of wondering what the point is. The Lineup's panel -- former players Gary Carter and Sparky Lyle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2010

    Super Bowl 2014 in New York? Who's Kidding Who?

    ​It appears that New York and Tampa Bay are the leading contenders to host the 2014 Super Bowl, which suggests that the NFL owners who vote on this decision need to start testing their own people for recreational drug use. Tampa Bay or New York (er, New Jersey) -- in February? That's a c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2010

    Woody Johnson, Jets' Owner, Unclear on Coin Toss Concept

    ​Does New York Jets owner Woody Johnson really think the NFL uses two-headed coins? It's hard to imagine a sillier flap than the one Johnson is raising about the NFL's decision on who gets to play the first regular season game at the new Meadowlands stadium. First of all, if the story is bein ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2009

    Jockbeat: Some Jocklit to Tide You Over Until Game Six

    ​The First Fall Classic: The Red Sox, the Giants and the Cast of Players, Pugs and Politicos Who Re-Invented the World Series in 1912 By Mike Vaccaro Doubleday, 290 pages, $26.95 Game Six -- Cincinnati, Boston, and the 1975 World Series: The Triumph of America's Pastime By Mark Frost Hyperion ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    Jockbeat: Lord Help Tim Tebow

    Florida's Tim Tebow is the best college quarterback I've ever seen.  Not the best looking, the smoothest or the most classic, but the best, as in the one I want to quarterback for my team in the big game. His performance in Thursday night's 24-14 victory over Oklahoma in the BCS national champi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2008

    Palin Named Most Desirable Celebrity Neighbor

    We can never get enough Sarah Palin, so we're pleased to announce that in a poll conducted by real estate company Zillow, the governor of Alaska has been named America's Most Desirable Celebrity Neighbor. She took 14 percent of the vote, with Oprah Winfrey a point behind. Oprah outpolled Palin among ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2008

    Wayne Barrett: Plaxico, You Should Have Worked for Bloomberg

    Too bad for Plaxico Burress that he didn't work for the Bloomberg administration. The city would have treated him better than the Giants did, even if he had been busted on the same gun charges that so outraged the mayor.The city quietly spends more than a billion dollars a year financing welfare fun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2008

    Axis of Evil: Steinbrenner Teams With Dallas Cowboys

    His number remains 666, but we have a new name for the Beast: Legends Hospitality Management (LLC), a facilities management company whose founders include Yankees capo George Steinbrenner and Dallas Cowboys GM Jerry Jones. (They are pictured above, creating a portal to hell by linking their forehoov ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2008

    The Super Bowl Champion New York Giants Visit the White House

    It's another personality-switch day with the front pages of the city's two tabloids. The Post chooses to highlight the New York Giants' White House visit, while the Daily News plays up the CCNY hostage incident from yesterday. You'd think that the News would be all over the Super Bowl champs' meet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2008

    Play Ball! Baseball is Back in the City.

    While the Daily News reminds us that our country is mired in a bloody conflict, the Post reminds us that another much more fun (although as passionate and heated) battle begins this week: baseball season. This season is going to be heavy on the history here in New York, as both of our major league ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2008

    TABLOIDED: The Giants Defeat the Patriots!

    This is a busy, busy week for the city of New York: Fashion Week, the primary election, and now there's going to be a parade tomorrow for some warriors who—if you believe everything you read in the papers—have slain the dragon, destroyed the Death Star and defeated Goliath in one fell swoop. Yes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2008

    TABLOIDED: Super Week!

    It's Friday, and Mayor Bloomberg is allowing non-uniformed city employees to be decked out in Giants gear in anticipation of Sunday's Super Bowl match-up with the New England Patriots (or, as the Post calls them, the *s). The tabs have been wearing Big Blue pride all week, and today is no exception. ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    January 15, 2008

    Morrison Rules, Romo Drools

    Mexican love the Doors icon, and the Cowboy chokes

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2008

    TABLOIDED: The Daily News vs. The Post

    TABLOIDEDDaily journalism is a bloodsport in New York. This is a scorecard. The New York Post is responsible for many things, but yesterday’s Giants victory over the Dallas Cowboys is not one of them. The tab put a Jessica Simpson “look-a-like” (a term that should be used very, very loosely ... More >>

  • News

    January 31, 2006

    Toussaint's Transit Trauma

    Union big walked a tightrope between enemies abroad and at home

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2006

    Time for the NFL Payoffs!

    Some folks say that sports and politics don't mix. That must be why no one remembers that U.S.-U.S.S.R. hockey game in 1980. Duh! They mix all the time. And so, with Division Playoff weekend looming, it's time to ask that eternal question: Of the NFL teams still pursuing the Lombardi Trophy, which ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    January 3, 2006

    Hips of Steel

    How kids too cool for exercise keep the winter pounds off

  • News

    November 4, 2003
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    October 21, 2003
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    December 3, 2002
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    November 19, 2002

    Midterm Grades From Jockbeat Academy

    A Progress Report That Actually Shows Progress

  • Music

    March 5, 2002
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    January 15, 2002
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    January 8, 2002
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    January 2, 2001
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    October 31, 2000
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    October 10, 2000

    Pigskin Pioneers

    Slow Racial Progress and a Cloud of Dust

  • News

    July 4, 2000

    Hoop it Up

    Another Slammin' Summer Kicks Off at that Playground Paradise, Rucker Park

  • News

    December 14, 1999
  • News

    November 9, 1999

    The Ultimate Sky Box

    Catching the Game From the Cockpit of an Aerial Advertiser

  • Specials

    September 21, 1999
  • Film

    June 29, 1999
  • News

    January 5, 1999

    Winners Take All

    The Seventh Annual Village Voice Sportswriters Poll

  • News

    December 29, 1998

    The Jets' Winning Formula

    The games run on time in the Parcells/Belichick dictatorship

  • Film

    December 1, 1998
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    October 13, 1998
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