There is another initiative to get New Yorkers vaccinated. This time officials are aiming at football fans. It's called "Vax and Win". Those who get vaccinated have a chance to win some cool NFL gear and tickets from their favorite New York teams. (I know there is only one true New York team that plays in New York-the Buffalo Bills, but they are lumping in the New York Jets and the New York Giants.)
Two local businesses are teaming to bring in one of the most legendary New York Giants in history. Lawrence Taylor is coming to New Hartford on Saturday, November 12th, 2016. Not only did 'LT' make headlines on the field, he also caught the attention of media with off-field issues as well. Love him or hate him, he will be here to take photos and sign autographs.
Nick Woodman is a Utica native about to graduate from Utica College. He got the surprise of a lifetime when his agent called him after the NFL draft concluded. He told him several teams were still interested in him and were interested in having him at their minicamp. One of those teams was the New York Giants. He accepted the invite and will arrive this Thursday.
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr has been hit with a one game suspension by the NFL for his unsportsmanlike behavior in Sunday's 38-35 loss to the Carolina Panthers, the league announced Monday afternoon.
The New York Giants are three seasons removed from their Super Bowl XLVI win over the New England Patriots and will look to return to the playoffs for the first time since then in 2015. Tom Coughlin's task is turning around a scrappy but inconsistent team team that went just 6-10 in 2014, their worst finish in a decade.This year's slate includes five nationally televised primetime games, including