Fitzpatrick Re-Signed As NY Jets Take Next Big Step

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We know many Harlemites love to hate the NY Jets, but the NY Post reports that the Jets are working on clearing some salary cap space in hopes of getting a deal done with free agent quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. Continue Reading →

Youth Sports Builds Character From Harlem To Harare

harlem jets in harlem 2014Not everyone deserves a trophy. In fact, unearned rewards can be harmful, because artificially inflating a child’s self-esteem merely for participation in sport sends the wrong message, warns psychologist Jason Richardson. Continue Reading →

The Raz Report: Defense Still Wins Championships

160207224407-40-super-bowl-2016-super-169By Marc Rasbury

Most of the chatter leading up to Super Bowl 50 focused on the two opposite ends of the quarterback spectrum, the Denver Broncos Peyton Manning and Carolina Panthers Cam Newton. Continue Reading →

The Raz Report: Giants Elevate McAdoo

FILE - In this June 18, 2015, file photo, New York Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo talks to reporters during NFL football minicamp in East Rutherford, N.J. A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press the Giants are hiring offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo as their next head coach. McAdoo, 38, is being given the job a little more than a week after Tom Coughlin stepped down after 12 seasons, the person spoke Wednesday on condition of anonymity because the team has not officially announced the hiring. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

By Marc Rasbury

I wish I had a dollar for every time I heard someone call Ben McAdoo Bob since he arrived in New York. Ben is not Bob McAdoo, the original Kevin Durant, a 6’10’’ baller who would drain a shot a step over the half court line. Continue Reading →

Go Giants, NY Giants Name Ben McAdoo Head Coach

Ben-McAdoo (1)The New York Giants didn’t have to look far to find a replacement for Tom Coughlin. Offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo has been promoted to take over the team that has missed the playoffs the past four seasons, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Carver Mobb, NY Street Football Kings

zone29s-8-webGreat story by Daily News about East Harlem’s 20 year street ball champions the Carver Mobb. Continue Reading →

NY Jets Thanksgiving Give Back At Harlem Food Bank

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 21: Quarterback Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets looks on from the sideline against the New England Patriots during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

‘Tis the season for holiday giving and holiday cheer. NFL and other professional sports teams around the nation are getting involved in their communities to spread happiness and necessities. Continue Reading →

The Raz Report: Defense Optional

ny giants defence 2015By Marc Rasbury

If you like good old fashion defense, I hope you did not watch Sunday’s Giants-Saints game. And if you appreciate what the New York Football Giants used to represent, I’m sure that you turned off the game by halftime or the middle of the third quarter. Continue Reading →

The Raz Report: The Walking Wounded

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 21: Quarterback Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets looks on from the sideline against the New England Patriots during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

By Marc Rasbury

The New York Jets may have loss more than a game in their 30-24 defeat at the hands of the Oakland Raiders on Sunday. They may have lost their legitimate shot at securing a playoff spot as both their starting QB, Ryan Fitzpatrick and his backup Geno Smith were injured during the contest. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Nick Greenlights ‘I Wanna Be’ With Cam Newton

cam newton on kickNickelodeon announced today the greenlight of its new adventure-filled docu-series I Wanna Be (Working Title), hosted by the Carolina Panthers two-time Pro Bowl quarterback Cam Newton and Executive Produced by Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz of Magical Elves (Project Greenlight, Top Chef). Continue Reading →