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Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka came through a bullpen session fine and could start Saturday against the Baltimore Orioles. Tanaka missed his previous start with a slight forearm strain.

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Is Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. a distraction?

Odell Beckham Jr.'s sideline antics in the fourth quarter could amount to a distraction, but Giants teammates don't seem overly concerned.

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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's video of a Derrick Rose mid range jumper from a feed from Joakim Noah:

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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's video of the Chasson Randle steal off of Derrick Rose, which led to a Maurice Ndour finish on the other end to win a scrimmage today.

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

In his second instructional league game in Port St. Lucie, Tim Tebow went 2-for-4 with two runs scored, one RBI, one walk and one strikeout on Thursday against Marlins farmhands. He again logged five innings in left field. Tebow went 1-for-6, with a homer on the first pitch, Wednesday against the Cardinals in his first formal game since his junior year of high school.

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

After hitting his walk-off grand slam on Wednesday, Mark Teixeira is on the bench for the Yankees. Tyler Austin will start at first base.

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Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

New Jets TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins, six days removed from a DUI arrest while playing for the Bucs, thanked Brandon Marshall for reaching out and assisting him to "get the help that I need."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

For those interested, here's a look at the shoes Derrick Rose wore during practice today:

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Split opinions on Giants-Vikings

Two of three personnel men polled by Mike Sando picked New York to win on Monday night, citing Minnesota's lack of a sustainable offense. But the other feels strongly the opposite way. Evaluators' predictions (Insider)

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets CB Darrelle Revis didn't mince words when asked about the importance of Sunday's game against the Seahawks: "It's a must-win for us."

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets CB Darrelle Revis got snippy when asked about Seahawks CB Richard Sherman. Years ago, they got into a Twitter war. "We're not going there," he said. Pressed, he refused to talk about Sherman. "Seahawks offense (only)," he said, bristling.

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McAdoo is moving on from Beckham incident (0:34)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Ben McAdoo says Giants cross-trained players, used some offensive guys on defense just in case. Said 'never say never' about Odell Beckham Jr. at safety.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

New Jets TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins said he's grateful for the opportunity with the Jets. He declined to comment on his DUI arrest or the embarrassing police video. He said Todd Bowles told him what is expected. He declined to specify but it seems clear: Zero tolerance.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Nets PG Jeremy Lin also told team website in Facebook live interview that he had "lost the joy for the game" after struggling in L.A. with the Lakers and hit a low point -- albeit not as low as when he was first trying to stick on an NBA roster -- but found new life in his career when he went to Charlotte last season. A "breath of fresh air," Lin called it.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Nets PG Jeremy Lin tells team website in an interview he loves to cook and his favorite dish to make is jalapeño, green onion and garlic, balsamic glazed chicken.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets WR Eric Decker (shoulder) hasn't had his MRI yet, per Todd Bowles. He didn't practice again. Bowles declined to speculate on the severity of the injury, but he said he's concerned.

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Who will win: Seahawks or Jets?

Seattle is a road favorite, but all three personnel men polled by Mike Sando leaned toward New York. Among the reasons: The Seahawks' cross-country travel and Russell Wilson's health. Evaluators' predictions (Insider)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Keep coming back to this: Last time Giants beat a playoff team (home or away) outside their division was 2013 vs Packers. Scott Tolzien starting QB that day for GB.

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