AP photo/Adam Unger
September 07, 2018 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Seems the heat wave broke just in time for the start of fall football. The first NFL game of the season was played in Philadelphia Thursday night. And now, the Jets and Giants get ready for their season openers. And a new season full of promise is about to begin. The Giants...
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New York Giants special teams coordinator Thomas McGaughey leaves after speaking to the media in East Rutherford, N.J., Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. McGaughey has been doing more in the offseason than getting the Giants’ special teams ready for the opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The 45-year-old coordinator has undergoing treatment for a rare form of cancer that strikes roughly 8,000 people in the United States annually. (AP Photo/Tom Canavan, File)
September 06, 2018 - 2:44 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants special teams coordinator Thomas McGaughey has revealed that he has been undergoing treatment for a rare form of cancer. The 45-year-old McGaughey says Thursday that he has Periampullary cancer. It is a bile duct cancer located near the small intestine...
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This image taken from the Twitter account of the former National Football League player Colin Kaepernick shows a Nike advertisement featuring him that was posted Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. Kaepernick already had a deal with Nike that was set to expire, but it was renegotiated into a multi-year deal to make him one of the faces of Nike's 30th anniversary "Just Do It" campaign, according to a person familiar with the contract. (Twitter via AP)
September 04, 2018 - 10:59 pm
An endorsement deal between Nike and Colin Kaepernick prompted a flood of debate Tuesday as sports fans reacted to the apparel giant backing an athlete known mainly for starting a wave of protests among NFL players of police brutality, racial inequality and other social issues. The deal unveiled by...
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UEFA President's Award winner David Beckham gestures as he speaks on stages during for the UEFA Champions League draw at the Grimaldi Forum, in Monaco, Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)
September 04, 2018 - 1:05 pm
LONDON (AP) — Former England captain David Beckham is challenging a charge of speeding in his Bentley over a technicality. Lawyer Nick Freeman says Beckham accepts driving at 59 mph in a 40 mph (95 kph in a 65 kph) zone in London in January. But Freeman told a hearing at Wimbledon Magistrates'...
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FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017 file photo, tennis great Billie Jean King attends a special screening of Fox Searchlight's "Battle of the Sexes" in New York. The New-York Historical Society announced Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, that a photo exhibit, “Billie Jean King: The Road to 75,” will run from Oct. 19 through Jan. 27, 2019. The exhibit will feature photographs from her storied life and career as player and activist. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
September 04, 2018 - 12:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A photo exhibit dedicated to Billie Jean King and her 75th birthday will open in New York this fall. The New-York Historical Society announced Tuesday that "Billie Jean King: The Road to 75" will run from October 19 through January 27, 2019. The exhibit will feature photographs from...
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 08: JR Smith #5 of the Cleveland Cavaliers warms up before Game Four of the 2018 NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors at Quicken Loans Arena on June 8, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio.
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August 31, 2018 - 2:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith has been accused of breaking the cell phone of a fan who tried to videotape him in the middle of the night on a New York City street. Police say Smith turned himself in on Friday to face a misdemeanor criminal mischief charge. The NBA player was...
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FILE - In this April 14, 2018, file photo, Ohio Setate coach Urban Meyer watches the NCAA college football team's spring game in Columbus, Ohio.
(AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)
August 31, 2018 - 2:24 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer is pushing back on the reasons for his three-game suspension with claims that don't fully square with details laid out in the investigation that led to his punishment. — Urban Meyer (@OSUCoachMeyer) August 31,...
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 24: Odell Beckham Jr. #13 of the New York Giants smiles before taking on the Philadelphia Eagles on September 24, 2017 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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August 27, 2018 - 3:02 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ (1010 WINS/WFAN) -- Odell Beckham Jr. is getting his record-breaking contract. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Giants and their superstar wideout have agreed on a five-year, $95 million extension, making him the highest paid wide receiver in the NFL. It includes $65...
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Al Jones
August 24, 2018 - 6:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It's all over for the Staten Island Little Leaguers who lost their elimination game to Georgia at the Little League World Series. Manager John Calabrese talking to his team after Staten Island loses to Georgia....7-3. #1010wins — Al Jones (@...
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Canada catcher Andre Juco tags out Puerto Rico's Carlos De Jesus (17) at home during the fourth inning of Little League World Series baseball tournament game in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)
August 23, 2018 - 3:28 pm
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Ryan Gibson remembers buying clothes from the local Salvation Army to put together his first umpire uniform when he was about 14 years old. Jeff Pruitt recalls going to thrift stores to buy gray pants and a blue, button-down shirt. Now, they're both part of the 16-...
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