Rex Ryan and the Bills put in a claim on LB Quinton Coples after the Jets waived him, but the Dolphins had higher priority and snatched him.
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Larry Donnell's season could be in jeopardy after an MRI revealed the Giants tight end is dealing with a new problem with his neck.
Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer
Ryan Fitzpatrick trimmed the beard. By a lot.
Hall of Fame player Frank Gifford, who died in August, had the concussion-related brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, according to his family.
Odell Beckham Jr. under center?
It could happen! That is, if the Giants ever suffered a spate of mid-game injuries. OBJ's ability to throw spirals with either hand might come in handy. Emergency QBs
Quinton Coples will be put in a pass-rushing role in his first game with Miami.
The buzz on Ivan Nova
The Yankees have reportedly let it be known that Nova is available this offseason. However, the right-hander won't be dealt for nothing. MLB rumors roundup
Why the Yanks may pass on Heyward
If Jason Heyward were a free agent 10 years ago, he'd surely end up in pinstripes. However, these are different times for the Yankees, who may have their eyes set on future outfield free agents. Heyward's potential landing spots
NFC East race far from over
The Giants got some breathing room during their bye week, but FPI still gives the Eagles a 33 percent chance at winning the division. The Redskins and Cowboys aren't out of it, either.
Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer
Jets CB Darrelle Revis (concussion) wasn't spotted at practice. C Nick Mangold (hand) and DE Sheldon Richardson (hamstring) were present, but it appears that neither will practice. Richardson did some light work in positional drills; Mangold did nothing during the media window.
The Rams will play a 'home' game in London in Week 7 against an NFC East opponent -- which could end up being the Giants.
Veterans Charles Woodson, Philip Rivers and Calvin Johnson are among 32 players nominated for the Art Rooney Award that honors sportsmanship in the NFL.
Jets' No. 3 QB: Jeremy Kerley?
If both active New York quarterbacks couldn't play, it would be either the wide receiver or running back Bilal Powell. Both have thrown passes in the NFL, but Kerley played the position in college. 32 emergency QBs
Comedian Adam Carolla makes his selections for Week 12 of the NFL season, including Bears-Packers, Dolphins-Jets, Steelers-Seahawks and Patriots-Broncos.
Jets dropping the ball in playoff run
Gang Green's playoff odds have been cut down from 81.7 percent to 21.4 percent by the team's 1-4 stretch, per FPI. The Jets have yet to win a game this season without forcing multiple turnovers. Stock up, stock down
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The Dolphins, losers in three of their past four games, are looking to rebound against the Jets, who won the first matchup between the teams in Week 4.
Josh Barnett and Ben Rothwell will meet in a heavyweight bout on Jan. 30's UFC on Fox main card.