Giants’ Ben McAdoo wants practice fighting to stop

There’s nothing wrong with some healthy competition in training camp, but the Giants seem to be getting more reps in fisticuffs than football plays.

Several skirmishes broke out during Thursday’s full-pads practice, prompting coach Ben McAdoo to address the issue.

I’m the best player in the world. That’s how I feel, Mathieu said, via

Mathieu was dominating in 2015, earning Pro Bowl and All-Pro honors before suffering a torn ACL late in the Cardinals’ 13-3 season. He was then limited by a shoulder injury that restricted him to 10 games as Arizona went 7-8-1 and missed the playoffs last season.

Determined to make 2017 his comeback season, Mathieu is using his practice sessions at training camp to get his groove back and build his assertiveness.

It’s about gaining that confidence back in myself, Mathieu said. Believing in myself more than others may believe.

Mathieu, 25, was selected by Arizona in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft and signed a five-year deal worth $62.5 million with the team last year.

(New Raiders tight end) Jared Cook complimented you by saying you were the best young quarterback he’s ever worked with. What is his addition going to mean to your offense this year?

Carr: He takes those double teams off of Crab (Michael Crabtree) and Amari (Cooper). To have that vertical stretch down the middle, someone that can create explosive plays for us in the pass game not only on the perimeter but down the middle, in the flats, by breaking tackles and things like that бн Adding that to our offense is just Cheap Dri Fit Jerseys going help Cheap Denver Broncos Jerseys those guys out.

Breaking down new-look Buccaneers: Jameis Winston bound for big leap (to playoffs?)

What did the Tampa Bay Buccaneers do after a 9-7 second season with Jameis Winston as their franchise quarterback? They got more aggressive and got him more weapons.

Promoting offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter to head coach did pay off in allowing Winston to settle in and see mild growth in Year 2. But it was clear the Bucs had to improve his supporting cast to expect a big leap from him in 2017.

Here’s a breakdown of all the notable changes on the Bucs’ roster and depth chart, which will allow them to be a legitimate NFC South title contender this season.

Anne Doepner also was promoted last year to director of football administration after 11 seasons in the front office. She handled negotiations with Minnesota’s nine 2017 draft picks and got them all signed despite objections from the NFL Players Association about contract language.

“She’s on top of all the compliance issues with the (NFL) management council for all collective bargaining maters,” Vikings vice president of football operations Rob Brzezinski told Sporting News. “She’s smart, diligent and has great people skills. She’s an integral part of our football operations and an astute resource for me, Rick and Zim (i.e. head coach Mike Zimmer) on a daily basis.”

The NFL has placed a heavy emphasis on trying to push opportunities Cheap Dri Fit Jerseys for women at the league and club level. Sporting News first reported Wednesday that Phoebe Schecter will become the fourth female coach in league history when she serves an internship this summer with the Buffalo Bills.

Spielman said the respect Kleine receives from her co-workers is a good sign of the progress being made.

“When she’s in (meetings) with the coaches and scouts, they consider her one Cheap Essendon Jerseys of the group,” he said. “No one looks at her any differently.”