Big Ten title hopes take hit with out-of-conference losses

Less than a month into the college football season, the results haven't been particularly good for the Big Ten. Traditional powers Wisconsin, Michigan and Michigan State have lost no...

Jags far from perfect, still very good in win over Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars are going to have to play a lot better if they are going to beat the New England Patriots in the rematch of the AFC title game next weekend. ...

AP source: Beckham Jr agrees to 5-year deal with Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. of the New York Giants is now the NFL's highest-paid wide receiver. A person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press o...

Giants receiver Victor Cruz retires, joins ESPN

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Former New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has retired. In making the announcement Tuesday, the 31-year-old Cruz said he plans to join ESPN as an N...

No. 2 draft pick Saquon Barkley tweaks leg catching pass

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have had a hold-your-breath moment with rookie running back Saquon Barkley. The No. 2 overall draft pick caught a swing pass out of t...

Rutgers running back surprising in Giants' training camp

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Robert Martin of Rutgers might be one of the biggest surprises in the New York Giants' training camp. No one expected much from the running back when the...

Saquon Barkley looking forward to first NFL preseason action

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Saquon Barkley got an incredulous look on his face when asked if he was hoping to play in the New York Giants' preseason opener against the Cleveland Browns on Thursday. ...

Giants' Beckham thankful to be back on field after injury

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J (AP) — Breaking his left ankle and having his career put in jeopardy has given New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. a new perspective on life in which he is more thankful, s...

Agent for Odell Beckham Jr. talks with Giants assistant GM

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The agent for New York Giants star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. had a long conversation with the team's assistant general manager during practice on Thursday. ...

Saquon Barkley making an impression with New York Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Saquon Barkley is everything the New York Giants expected, and then some. The running back from Penn State who was the second overall pick in the draft i...

Jesse Marsch quits as Red Bulls coach, replaced by Armas

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Jesse Marsch has resigned as coach of Major League Soccer's New York Red Bulls and has been replaced by top assistant Chris Armas, a former U.S. national team defender. ...

Giants minicamp ends with helmet-swinging scuffle

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Pat Shurmur's first minicamp with the New York Giants nearly had an ugly ending when high-priced left tackle Nate Solder tweaked a knee after being bumped during a helmet-...

Saquon Barkley learning about being an NFL running back

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — There's no doubt Saquon Barkley has the talent to be great NFL running back. Speed, power, quickness, smarts, good hands. The Penn State product who the ...

Mike Smith guides Justify to Triple Crown, oldest jockey

NEW YORK (AP) — The thoroughbred horse racing world belongs to "Big Money Mike" Smith. The 52-year-old jockey who has been dominating big races in recent years put an exclamation poi...

Giants taking a chance on Josh Mauro despite PED suspension

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — When a new coach comes in, it's always interesting to see who lines up with the first-team units. One of the surprises for the New York Giants was seeing...