• ‘Rude awakening’: Who will win the Tom Brady-Bill Belichick divorce?

    ‘Rude awakening’: Who will win the Tom Brady-Bill Belichick divorce?

    Name a more compelling on-field subplot to the 2020 NFL season than following what happens in New England without Tom Brady and what happens in Tampa with Brady. You can’t. Because there isn’t anything more fascinating. How will Bill Belichick and the Patriots power on while playing without Brady under center for the first time …
  • Giants preview: Winning season a tall order for Joe Judge, Daniel Jones

    Giants preview: Winning season a tall order for Joe Judge, Daniel Jones

    When you venture away from the building and into the rank and file of the NFL, the expectations about the Giants are low. Really low. Like, really, really low. There are widespread guesstimates that the Giants are a bad team. Young, yes. Improving, perhaps. On the right path, maybe. But at the moment, bad. Looking …
  • Jets preview: How far chip on shoulder can carry this anonymous crew

    Jets preview: How far chip on shoulder can carry this anonymous crew

    The Jets enter the 2020 season with fewer stars than a cloudy night. Jamal Adams is in Seattle. C.J. Mosley has opted out of the season. Sam Darnold may become a star, but he is not there yet. Le’Veon Bell is trying to prove he still can be a star. But overall, the Jets’ roster …
  • Enormous CBS contract puts focus squarely on Tony Romo

    Enormous CBS contract puts focus squarely on Tony Romo

    In the world of media excess, CBS’s Tony Romo has chosen the less-is-more approach for nearly everything, except his salary. His three-year rise to the top of NFL analysts resulted in an out-of-this-world 10-year, $180 million contract with CBS. As a Cowboys quarterback, he made $127 million over 14 seasons, according to Spotrac. As a …
  • We want one thing from the Giants and Jets in 2020 NFL season

    We want one thing from the Giants and Jets in 2020 NFL season

    We can all agree on this one, right? 2020 has stunk. It’s been brutal. It’s been miserable in any and all ways. Many of us have only recently been able to eat inside a restaurant for the first time since there was snow on the ground. We spend much of our days breathing through masks …