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Sep 19, 2012

Iona Ready to Play in Front of Obama

 Iona Ready to Play in Front of Obama

The Iona Gaels received a surprise bid to play in the NCAA tournament, and have the added pressure of playing Brigham Young University in front of President Obama, who will be at the game.

Sep 19, 2012

Giants' Brandon Jacobs Talks Contract, Future

Giants' Brandon Jacobs Talks Contract, Future

Bruce Beck talks exclusively with Giants running back Brandon Jacobs about his contract situation and future with the Giants.

Feb 28, 2012

Tyson Chandler on Lin-Sanity

Tyson Chandler on Lin-Sanity

Following the All-Star break, the Knicks get back on the court Wednesday night against the Cavaliers. And the Jeremy Lin phenomenon has not died down. Tyson Chandler weighs in Lin's celebrity, and whether it's...

Sep 19, 2012

VIDEO: Doc Gooden Remembers Gary Carter

VIDEO: Doc Gooden Remembers Gary Carter

"He was the leader who took all control... he always was smiling, he was just a happy guy." Former teammate Dwight "Doc" Gooden tells Bruce Beck of Carter's impact on the team, and how he helped him through...

Jan 15, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Weatherford Parade Cam

EXCLUSIVE: Weatherford Parade Cam

NBC 4 New York gave Giants punter Steve Weatherford a camera to record the victory parade and rally from his vantage point -- and he ran with it. Check out this exclusive footage from the float, the City...

Sep 19, 2012

Bruce Beck, Jimmy Fallon in Indianapolis

Bruce Beck, Jimmy Fallon in Indianapolis

The entire NBC family is in Indianapolis ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl, including Jimmy Fallon. Bruce Beck caught up with the late night funnyman Tuesday. Sunday night after the Super Bowl, after "The Voice," and...

Jan 27, 2012

Bruce Beck From Candlestick

Bruce Beck From Candlestick

Bruce Beck puts the finishing touches on the Giants overtime win against the 49ers in the NFC Championship game from soggy Candlestick Park.

Sep 19, 2012

Super Bowl XLII Hero Lights Empire State

Super Bowl XLII Hero Lights Empire State

Former Giants wide receiver David Tyree, best known for his heroic helmet catch that propelled Big Blue to a win over the Patriots in the Super Bowl four years ago, lights the Empire State Building in Giants...

Jan 27, 2012

Giants Fans Celebrate Big Win

Giants Fans Celebrate Big Win

"Big Blue" fans celebrate Giants 37-20 win over the Packers. News4's Brian Thompson reports.

Sep 19, 2012

Bruce's NFC Game Predictions

Bruce's NFC Game Predictions

NBC New York sports anchor Bruce Beck's web-exclusive commentary and predictions on the upcoming NFC game in San Francisco.

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Lions Beat Bears in Thanksgiving Game, 34-17

Lions Beat Bears in Thanksgiving Game, 34-17

Johnson caught 11 passes for 146 yards with a pair of first-half touchdowns, and the Lions boosted their postseason hopes with a 34-17 victory over the Chicago Bears on Thursday.

Soccer Legend Pele Hospitalized in Brazil

Soccer Legend Pele Hospitalized in Brazil

Brazilian great Pele, who is being treated for a urinary tract infection, is in good condition and is expected to leave the hospital in the next few days, his spokesman said Thursday, The Associated Press...

Australian Cricketer Phillip Hughes Dies From Injury

Australian Cricketer Phillip Hughes Dies From Injury

Australian batsman Phillip Hughes died in a Sydney hospital on Thursday, two days after being struck on the head by a cricket ball during a domestic first-class match. He was 25.

Knicks' Anthony Can't Be "Bulletproof' Flat on His Back

Knicks' Anthony Can't Be "Bulletproof' Flat on His Back

Carmelo Anthony is trying to get himself a "bulletproof'' legacy with the Knicks, but it's impossible to shoot for the stars when he's been KO'd by a back injury that has sidelined the team's top player...

No, This Isn't a Misprint: Geno Should Get Another Shot

No, This Isn't a Misprint: Geno Should Get Another Shot

We know what Michael Vick is, and we know for certain he’s not the long-term answer for Gang Green. Is Geno Smith? Probably not. But why not find out for sure over the next five games?

This Just In: Bills Petition NFL to Play Jets Every Week

This Just In: Bills Petition NFL to Play Jets Every Week

Well, Jets fans, we’ve finally found what it takes to make Geno Smith play effectively at quarterback: spot the other team a 28-point lead. Of course, Smith was no Kyle Orton. The Jets made the journeyman...

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