Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Hurricane Sandy wind damage

A tree leans on power lines on Macopin Road in West Milford, N.J. as a result of Hurricane Sandy.

Utility pole dangles from power lines

Hurricane Sandy damage: A piece of a utility police dangles precariously above as drivers scoot by underneath. The location is Union Valley Road in West Milford, N.J. near Gould Road.

Where the road ends in West Milford

Oxbow Lane was where the road ended on Union Valley Road in West Milford due to Hurricane Sandy damage. Emergency workers cut and cleared large numbers of downed trees along Union Valley Road but halted at this point as of late Tuesday morning.

Gould Road entrance blocked by power lines in West Milford, N.J.

Power lines were down Tuesday morning as a result of storm damage at the entrance to Gould Road in West Milford at Union Valley Road.

Storm knocks down tree exposing root system in West Milford, N.J.

A large system of roots is unveiled in the front lawn of a Union Valley Road home as a result of storm damage from Hurricane Sandy in West Milford, N.J. Tuesday morning.

tree down across Monmouth Ave. in West Milford, N.J. Tuesday as a result of damage from Hurricane Sandy.

A tree down across Monmouth Ave. in West Milford, N.J. Tuesday as a result of damage from Hurricane Sandy.

Hurricane Sandy topples tree onto Union Valley Rd. home in West Milford, N.J.

A fallen tree and branches atop a home on Union Valley Road in West Milford Tuesday morning as a result of Hurricane Sandy damage.

Hurricane Sandy results in mess, closures to West Milford roads

This was the view Tuesday morning on Union Valley Road in West Milford, N.J. There were trees and power lines down throughout the roads in the township as a result of Hurricane Sandy. Route 23 was inaccessible from Union Valley Road and vehicles were forced to turn around and try another way out of town. Echo Lake Road was open to Route 23.

Hurricane Sandy damage in West Milford, N.J.

Workers attempt to deal with a tree that was uprooted and fell onto a house on Sussex Drive in West Milford Tuesday morning as a result of Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Giants vs. Redskins: Photo slideshow

Victor Cruz #80 of the Giants carries the ball past Madieu Williams #41 and Josh Wilson #26 of the Redskins to score the game winning touchdown. Credit: Photo by Elsa/Getty Images

The New York Giants beat the Washington Redskins 27-23 earlier today to take control of the NFC East with a 5-2 record.

The collection of Getty photographs features Eli Manning, Justin Tryon, Osi Umenyiora, Ahmad Bradshaw, Coach Tom Coughlin, Victor Cruz, Santana Moss, Jayron Hosley, Chase Blackburn and more.

View slideshow: Giants vs. Redskins Oct. 21, 2012

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Must-add fantasy RB Jackie Battle is the new Mike Tolbert for the Chargers


If you didn’t believe him in week 2, you can believe him now. Jackie Battle started for San Diego Sunday and had a monster two-touchdown performance to back up his monster two-touchdown performance two games earlier.

Read the full article here.

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Nicks, Barden injuries: Domenik Hixon poised to shred Browns for fantasy owners


New York Giants Wide Receiver Domenik Hixon looks to be in line for another big fantasy football Sunday against the Cleveland Browns. Hakeem Nicks did not practice yesterday and now, suddenly, Week 3 star Ramses Barden appeared on the mid-week injury report.

Read the full article here.