New York Teams

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Rutgers acting coach Norries Wilson says he has no comment on wide receiver Leonte Carroo's status. Asbury Park Press reported earlier today that Carroo's lawyers expect assault charges to be dropped.

Giants put Fells on IR with staph infection

The Giants have scrubbed their locker room and training room following news of TE Daniel Fells' season-ending staph infection. A Giants' spokesman said: "We are working with infectious disease specialists, and we have defined protocols that we are following in consultation with the Duke Infection Control Outreach Network and local infectious disease specialists. Those protocols are being followed carefully."

ESPN Chalk: Joe Peta on the AL wild card (1:39)

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Yoenis Cespedes calls it a "privilege" to participate in the postseason with the Mets before Tuesday's workout (through interpreter).

Dan Graziano ESPN Staff Writer 

Giants TE Daniel Fells is being treated for MRSA, and the team's locker room, other facilities have been scrubbed as a precaution.


EFT: 'Hawks controversially take MNF

Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss Monday night's controversial win for the Seattle Seahawks, Joe Philbin's firing, Charlie Strong's hot seat, CC Sabathia's entrance to rehab and more.

Remember when you were a rookie? (2:24)
Stephen A.: 'Yankees 5, Astros 4' (1:39)
New coaches pepper top of NFL Power Rankings (1:43)
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Is Melo a top-10 player?

When he's going good, New York's Carmelo Anthony is a fantasy stud. Have his injuries and age hurt his stock, though? Top 200 fantasy rankings

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Grantland: Hawks, Harbs, and Hoosiers: Fourteen Reasons to Love the New-Look Big Ten

The league of Legends and Leaders is deeper, chicer, and more interesting than ever before -- or at least since Woody and Bo were patrolling the sidelines. Look no further than the latest AP poll, which contains five Big Ten teams, including two in the top five. Herewith, I present 14 explanations for this phenomenon, because we all know that 14 is the new 10.

Tough road ahead for the Mets

Of our 23 baseball analysts surveyed, only six have New York making it past Los Angeles in the NLDS. Does anybody see the Mets making it to the World Series? Playoff picks

Keuchel keeps the ball down (0:58)
Carter on Sabathia: Every day will be a fight (3:25)

Low expectations for Yanks in playoffs

Of our 23 baseball analysts surveyed, none have New York making it past the ALDS this postseason. There aren't many that have the Yankees winning Tuesday's wild-card game, either. Playoff picks