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Peyton’s Hot Starts, Cold Finishes

Forecasting more cold-weather problems for Peyton Manning. Plus, thoughts on Bill O’Brien’s starring role on Hard Knocks, the unsung hero in Chris Johnson’s return to the NFL and RG3’s confident comments

Transcending ‘The Catch’

One play defined Odell Beckham Jr.’s rookie season in a big way. The rest of his game is about to make him more than a superstar

No. 82: Mike McCarthy

After a crushing loss in the NFC title game he made a rare, drastic move: He gave up play-calling duties. How will it affect one of the NFL’s elite teams?

I’m Talking About You, Ndamukong Suh

As well as you, Roger Goodell, Troy Vincent, Dean Blandino, Ted Wells, Steve Spagnuolo, Rex Ryan, Betsy Nabel, Dante Fowler Jr., Todd Gurley, Nate Boyer, Eli Manning, and your little dog too

The Next Bridgewater?

Teddy Bridgewater was nitpicked extensively before the 2014 draft but he quieted the critics in a standout rookie campaign. Will the Vikings QB's success pave the way for a similar QB in the '15 class? Plus notes on Rex Ryan, drug tests, more

The Best Gift I Ever Got

Ninja turtles, He-Man, Sega Genesis and one big kid who loved his new trampoline. NFL players weigh in with the best holiday gift they ever received

Fantasy Check: Week 14

Headed into your fantasy playoffs? A surprise QB tip, plus advice on wideouts and two good tight end pickups

The Week 11 Mailbag

Le’Veon Bell’s dominant performance puts the Steelers in good position for the stretch run. Plus, answering reader questions about Nick Saban’s NFL viability, Tom Coughlin’s job security and the leader in the offensive rookie of the year race

A Giant Beatdown ... And the Best Is Yet To Come

The Eagles finally came together on D, steamrolling the Giants for their first shutout since 1996. They did so without giving away any of their blitz secrets

It's Now Sunny in New York, But It’s Always Tough in Philadelphia

Tom Coughlin’s offseason gamble paid off and the new-look Giants have hit their offensive stride. But the chemistry between Eli Manning and new coordinator Ben McAdoo will be tested in the unfriendly confines of Lincoln Financial Field

One Giant Discovery

Who in the world is No. 84 in blue, and where did the Giants find him? Meet Larry Donnell, the quarterback-turned-tight end who hails from a no-stoplight town in Alabama and might be on his way to becoming New York's next big star

Manning on Manning

The Broncos quarterback on giving advice to younger players, staying on top of non-football current events and why he thinks he'd make a good free safety

Week 2 Twitter Mailbag

How to fix the Jaguars? Why reinstate Adrian Peterson? Are defensive rules ruining football? Might the Giants cut ties with Eli Manning and Tom Coughlin? Is RG3 in danger of permanently losing his starting job?

Giants Preview: Fast, New System for Eli and Crew

A new offensive approach, led by coordinator Ben McAdoo, has reenergized 11-year veteran Eli Manning. Can the spread and its quick-scoring potential make up for what might be an average defense and earn the Giants a playoff berth?

Scenes from an Ongoing Tour of Training Camps

Saints doing some hitting. E.J. Manuel taking shots downfield. RGIII getting his swagger back. The NFL's first week back was full of memorable sights, but the most impressive was a second-year coach making his 10-6 team even better

Weston Richburg Isn’t in Bushland Anymore

The Giants’ second-round rookie from a no-stoplight-town in the Texas panhandle finds himself at the center—literally—of the world’s biggest football market. His new life begins now

Movie-Script Endings

It may not have matched the scoring flurry of Week 14, but Week 15 was the stuff movies are made of. From an unknown (to his own team) cornerback to a cast-off quarterback both getting redemption, Hollywood might have just gotten a couple of ideas