Posts Tagged New Jersey

Former NBA player to argue for conviction reversal

In this Sept. 23, 2011, file photo, Tate George, former NBA basketball player and the CEO of purported real estate development firm The George Group, leaves federal court in Newark, N.J. George has been jailed since his conviction last fall on four mail fraud counts. His motion to be released on bail was denied by U.S. District Judge Mary Cooper on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/The Record of Bergen County, Leslie Barbaro, File)

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former NBA player convicted in a real estate Ponzi scheme was due in court to argue for a new trial.

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Vick as starting QB familiar for Jets’ Mornhinweg

In this Aug. 29, 2013, file photo, then-Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, left, talks to New York Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg before a preseason NFL football gamein East Rutherford, N.J. It might seem a little like old times for Michael Vick and Marty Mornhinweg on Sunday. Just a few years ago, Vick revived his career in Philadelphia with Mornhinweg as his offensive coordinator. With Geno Smith benched, Vick is getting a chance to start again _ and spark Mornhinweg's struggling offense with the New York Jets. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Marty Mornhinweg has seen it all before from Michael Vick.

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Rex picks Jets’ QB: ‘that Bumgarner guy’

New York Jets coach Rex Ryan speaks during an NFL football news conference in Florham Park, N.J., Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Rex Ryan is calling an audible and going to the bullpen.

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Bail denied for convicted former NBA player George

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former NBA player convicted in a real estate Ponzi scheme has been denied bail by a federal judge in New Jersey.

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NY school cancels last football game, cites hazing

ELDRED, N.Y. (AP) — Officials in a rural school district in upstate New York say they’ve canceled the varsity football team’s season finale over hazing.

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