NFL: NY Giants 27, Buffalo 24

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Lawrence Tynes kicked a 23-yard field goal with 1:32 to play Sunday, lifting the New York Giants to a 27-24 win over Buffalo.
NFL: New York Giants 21, Pittsburgh 14

NFL: New York Giants 21, Pittsburgh 14

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- The New York Giants' defense had four interceptions, five sacks, forced two fumbles and recorded a safety Sunday in a 21-14 victory over Pittsburgh.

Soldier has last ball thrown by Favre

NEW YORK, March 5 (UPI) -- A U.S. Army officer possesses the last football ever thrown by retired Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre, a report said Wednesday.

NFL: N.Y. Giants 38, Buffalo 21

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Dec. 23 (UPI) -- Fourth-quarter interception-return touchdowns by Kawika Mitchell and Corey Webster allowed the New York Giants to defeat the Buffalo Bills 38-21 Sunday.

LSU 14, Mississippi 13

BATON ROUGE, La., Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Cornerback Demetrius Hoofkin's interception off the helmet of fullback Tremaine Turner set up Marcus Randall's 27-yard touchdown pass to Michael Clayton with 6:

LSU 36, Florida 7

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Oct. 13 (UPI) -- Matt Mauck threw for 153 yards and a pair of touchdowns Saturday night as No. 15 Louisiana State ended a 16-year drought at No. 16 Florida with a 36-7 rout.
Corey Webster
The Baltimore Ravens Steve McNair (9) scores a touchdown in the first quarter running 6 yards into the end zone as the New York Giants Corey Webster (23) tries to bring him down on August 11, 2006 in a game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimnore, Md. .(UPI Photo/ Mark Goldman)

Corey Jonas Webster (born March 2, 1982 in Vacherie, Louisiana) is an American football cornerback in the National Football League who plays for the New York Giants. He was drafted in the second round of the 2005 NFL Draft out of Louisiana State University.

Webster attended St. James High School in North Vacherie, Louisiana and was a two sport star in both football and basketball. He was an all state quarterback wearing jersey #1 for the Wildcats football team and an all state guard wearing jersey #11 for the basketball team. He was recruited as a wide receiver coming out of high school but was later asked to play cornerback at LSU by then coach Nick Saban.

In 2007, Webster was limited to special teams duty or even inactive after starting the first few weeks after what was seen as a widely poor performance in the Giants opening weeks of the season. Later on in the season, he had a good game against the Buffalo Bills in week 16, which was a precursor to his playoff success. He had an interception and a touchdown against the Bills. In the Wild Card Playoff game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, he intercepted Jeff Garcia in the endzone. He also recovered a fumble by Buccaneers returner Micheal Spurlock at the beginning of the second half. This turnover set up a Giant field goal. In the NFC divisional Playoff game, he came up with near shutdown defense on All-Pro Terrell Owens. He also made what turned out to be the game-winning interception against the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship game, sending the Giants to Super Bowl XLII.

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