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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Airplane banner denounces Jets’ partnership with MGM

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — An airplane banner criticizing the New York Jets’ gaming deal partnership with casino operator MGM Resorts International circled MetLife Stadium several times a few hours before the team’s game against the Buffalo Bills. The banner trailing the plane Sunday read: “SHAME ON JETS/MGM #ENDGUNVIOLENCE #STOPMGM.” In July, MGM sued more than … Continue reading EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Airplane banner denounces Jets’ partnership with MGM

NEW YORK | Vikings’ Harrison Smith voted top NFL safety by AP panel

NEW YORK — Harrison Smith has been making his mark for years with big hits and clutch interceptions for the Minnesota Vikings. As a key piece of one of the NFL’s top defenses, the playmaking safety was voted the top player in the league at his position by a panel of 10 football writers for … Continue reading NEW YORK | Vikings’ Harrison Smith voted top NFL safety by AP panel

FLORHAM PARK, N.J | Jets’ Darnold has strained foot, could miss game vs. Bills

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Sam Darnold could be headed for the sideline this week — and maybe longer. The New York Jets rookie quarterback has a strained right foot, coach Todd Bowles announced Wednesday, leaving Darnold’s status for the team’s game Sunday against Buffalo in doubt. “It’s just adversity,” Darnold said after practice. “You’ve just … Continue reading FLORHAM PARK, N.J | Jets’ Darnold has strained foot, could miss game vs. Bills

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. | Jets’ Darnold has injured foot, could miss game vs. Bills

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Sam Darnold appears headed for the sideline this week — and maybe longer. The New York Jets rookie quarterback was surprisingly wearing a boot on his right foot at the start of practice Wednesday, leaving his status for the team’s game Sunday against Buffalo in doubt. The New York Daily News … Continue reading FLORHAM PARK, N.J. | Jets’ Darnold has injured foot, could miss game vs. Bills

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Crowell, big-play Jets romp past Broncos 34-16

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.  — Isaiah Crowell ran all over the Denver Broncos’ suddenly leaky defense — and kept his touchdown celebration low-key this time around. The New York running back ran for a franchise-record 219 yards, including a 77-yard touchdown , and Sam Darnold threw two TD passes to Robby Anderson, including a 76-yarder, to … Continue reading EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Crowell, big-play Jets romp past Broncos 34-16

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Crowell, big-play Jets romp past Broncos 34-16

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Isaiah Crowell ran all over the Denver Broncos’ suddenly leaky defense — and kept his touchdown celebration low-key this time around. The New York running back ran for a franchise-record 219 yards, including a 77-yard touchdown, and Sam Darnold threw two TD passes to Robby Anderson, including a 76-yarder, to help … Continue reading EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Crowell, big-play Jets romp past Broncos 34-16

NEW YORK | NFL players, coaches protecting skin on every given sun day

NEW YORK — The toughest opponent for many NFL players and coaches during the blazing hot days of training camp sits far above the football field. The sun’s powerful ultraviolet rays are a leading cause of skin cancer, and shade is rare at most practice sites. So, slathered-on sunscreen, big bucket hats, long-sleeved T-shirts and … Continue reading NEW YORK | NFL players, coaches protecting skin on every given sun day