• New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham (13) catches a pass from teammate Victor Cruz (80) during practice at NFL football training camp, Friday, July 31, 2015, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    No injuries as bleacher section buckles after practice

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Fans straining to get autographs from receivers Odell Beckham Jr. and Victor Cruz caused a section of temporary bleachers to buckle slightly after the New York Giants’ first training camp practice Friday.

  • New York Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson reacts while talking with reporters at NFL football training camp in Florham Park, N.J., Friday, July 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Jets, Bowles surprised, disappointed Richardson hid arrest

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Todd Bowles and the New York Jets had no idea about Sheldon Richardson’s latest troubles until media reports started popping up early Thursday night. That’s around the same time Richardson’s parents found out, too.

  • Giants have deal with veteran wide receiver James Jones

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have reached a contract agreement with veteran receiver James Jones.

  • In this photo provided by Equi-Photo, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah nuzzles assistant trainer Jim Barnes during his morning bath at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J., Friday morning July 31, 2015.  American Pharoah is the favorite for Sunday's Haskell Invitational. (Bill Denver/Equi-Photo via AP)

    Horse racing industry has declined since state got out of it

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The horse racing industry will be focused on New Jersey this weekend, as Triple Crown winner American Pharaoh runs in the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.

  • A large crowd gathers as Triple Crown winner American Pharoah gets a bath after a workout at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J., Friday, July 31, 2015. American Pharoah is preparing for Sunday's running of the Haskell Invitational horse race. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    American Pharoah draws crowd for Haskell gallop

    OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah had an enthusiastic rooting section as he galloped Friday morning in preparation for the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational.

  • New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson responds to questions during a news interview after practice at training camp, Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Florham Park, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Without new contract, Jets’ Wilkerson focused on football

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Muhammad Wilkerson is frustrated and still wants a big payday. Until then, though, the New York Jets defensive end is keeping his contract situation off the field.

  • New York Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson responds to questions during a news interview after practice at training camp, Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Florham Park, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Jets’ Richardson facing charges for resisting arrest

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sheldon Richardson has already been suspended four games by the NFL for drug use. The New York Jets defensive lineman is now facing trouble with the law.

  • In this Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, file photo, New York Giants' Jason Pierre-Paul (90) reacts after sacking Philadelphia Eagles' Mark Sanchez during the first half of an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. The Giants have no firsthand knowledge about the extent of the hand injuries Pro Bowl defensive end Pierre-Paul sustained in a July 4, 2015, fireworks accident in Florida. Team co-owner John Mara disclosed that most of the Giants' knowledge about JPP's condition has come from his agents and through text messages with the 26-year-old, who was tagged as a franchise player and due to make at least $14.8 million this season. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

    John Mara says Giants have not been allowed to examine JPP

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have no firsthand knowledge about the extent of the hand injuries Pro Bowl defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul sustained in a July 4 fireworks accident in Florida.

  • In this photo provided by Equi-Photo, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is bathed at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J., Thursday, July 30, 2015. American Pharoah is expected to run in the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on Sunday, Aug. 2. (Ryan Denver/Equi-Photo via AP)

    American Pharoah 1-5 favorite for Haskell in 8-horse field

    OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a field of eight 3-year-olds for Sunday’s $1.75 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.

  • Triple Crown winner American Pharoah with Jorge Alvarez up jogs on the track at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J., Thursday, July 30, 2015. American Pharoah is preparing for Sunday's running of the Haskell Invitational horse race. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Triple Crown winner American Pharoah tours Monmouth Park

    OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah took an easy tour of the track at Monmouth Park on Thursday morning, another step toward the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational.