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Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 10/03/2011

Tom Coughlin leading unheralded, undermanned New York Giants

Often over-looked as a grumpy, yeller on the sidelines, Tom Coughlin has a depleted New York Giants team tied atop the upside-down NFC East.

By Dave Goldberg  |  02:38 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 07/25/2011

NFL chaos continues from spring to summer to fall

My suspicion is that this year the successful teams will be the ones who best prepared during the lockout for the craziness that will start this week -- free agency; camps without any offseason practice or the like; out-of-shape players, and rookies less prepared than ever.

By Dave Goldberg  |  01:22 PM ET, 07/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 05/17/2011

Separating rumor from fact: who knows in new media world?

A recent string of inaccurate and unsourced reports further display how the shifting landscape of sports media has created a number of troubling side effects.

By Dave Goldberg  |  02:06 PM ET, 05/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:08 PM ET, 04/29/2011

Mel Kiper’s nightmare: an unpredictable 1st round

Mel Kiper seemed to be getting more and more miffed Thursday night as teams actually ignored the players he gave them and took someone else. In fact, the first round wasn’t a good one for draftniks.

By Dave Goldberg  |  01:08 PM ET, 04/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 04/26/2011

Judge’s decision changes little in lockout

Despite Judge Susan Richard Nelson’s decision to stay the NFL lockout, the league, its players and its fans remain in a state of limbo — and one that may continue into the summer.

By Dave Goldberg  |  12:46 PM ET, 04/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 04/18/2011

Dumbest work stoppage in labor history

If Dan Kaplan’s forecast for the NFL lockout plays out, it means the dumbest work stoppage in modern labor history -- sports or otherwise -- is likely to continue at least into July.

By Dave Goldberg  |  04:13 PM ET, 04/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 04/18/2011

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By Matt Brooks  |  01:58 PM ET, 04/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 04/07/2011

Making a mockery of the draft

Over the last 30 years, NFL mock drafts have gotten totally out of hand. It’s one thing to speculate on who will fall where, but when GMs themselves often have no idea, media guesswork is just that.

By Dave Goldberg  |  01:35 PM ET, 04/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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