Mike Garafolo

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FOXSports.com Senior NFL Reporter

Mike Garafolo is a Senior NFL Reporter for FOXSports.com and FOX Sports 1. A native of Philadelphia who now resides in New Jersey, he is a former New York Giants beat writer for The Star-Ledger of Newark (N.J.) and a former NFL reporter for USA Today. Follow him on Twitter.


LATEST FROM Mike Garafolo

  • Martin to make his voice heard soon
    November 11, 2013, 12:15 AM EST
    Richie Incognito told his side of the story with FOX Sports' Jay Glazer, and now it's time for Jonathan Martin to tell his.
  • Goodson indicted on weapons charges
    November 07, 2013, 3:56 PM EST
    Jets running back Mike Goodson has been indicted on two weapons charges stemming from an arrest this spring after he and another man were in a stopped vehicle on a New Jersey highway.
  • Sunday Wrap: Foles ties NFL record
    November 04, 2013, 1:10 AM EST
    It was a great day for the Philly QB, the Patriots offense and Rex (but not Rob) Ryan.
  • Did Miami teammate threaten Martin?
    November 03, 2013, 11:31 PM EST
    Jonathan Martin's camp has informed both the Miami Dolphins and the NFL Players Association that guard Richie Incognito sent Martin text messages and voicemails that are both threatening and racially charged in nature, according to multiple sources.
  • League, NFLPA talk to Meriweather
    October 31, 2013, 10:29 AM EDT
    Brandon Meriweather was suspended by the NFL for too many hits to the head, so he publicly stated this week he'll start aiming for players' knees instead. The league and the NFL Players Association then reminded the Washington Redskins safety that's not acceptable, either. In a statement posted on the NFLPA's website, union executive director DeMaurice Smith said he's spoken with Meriweather about the importance of safe play.
  • Source: Wood passed drug test
    October 30, 2013, 9:31 PM EDT
    Former Houston Texans running back Cierre Wood, one of three players released last week for a violation of team rules, has notified all teams he passed a drug test taken shortly after he was cut, a source told FOX Sports.
  • Sunday Wrap: Tale of two wideouts
    October 28, 2013, 12:57 AM EDT
    It was Megatron vs. Megamouth in Detroit as Calvin Johnson showed Dez Bryant how to be an ultimate pro, on and off the field.
  • Elway: Return would be hard for Favre
    October 24, 2013, 1:28 PM EDT
    Could Brett Favre really return and play in the NFL? Hear what John Elway had to say about that.
  • Sunday Wrap: Player pushed for rule
    October 21, 2013, 2:10 AM EDT
    Wonder why the NFL has the new rule against pushing that cost the Patriots on Sunday? I talked to the man who asked for it.
  • Elam hit stirs debate on 'dirty'
    October 14, 2013, 12:50 AM EDT
    Ravens safety Matt Elam hit Packers WR Randall Cobb low on the knee, causing an injury. But if defenders aren't allowed to hit high, what else can they do?
  • Sunday Wrap: Picks of the litter
    October 07, 2013, 2:05 AM EDT
    Late-game interceptions decided several close games Sunday. I talked to the players who made those plays.
  • Seahawks want to add more seats
    October 03, 2013, 5:59 PM EDT
    The Seattle Seahawks are considering adding 2,000 to 3,000 seats to CenturyLink Field before next season to bring the capacity of the "12th Man" to roughly 70,000 fans, a source told FOX Sports.
  • USC gave proposal to Tedford
    October 03, 2013, 12:46 PM EDT
    Shortly after firing Lane Kiffin last weekend, the school reached out to one-time rival Jeff Tedford.
  • Freeman defends himself after report
    September 30, 2013, 10:24 PM EDT
    In a statement to FOX Sports on Monday night, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman addressed reports he's in the NFL's substance-abuse program by saying he has a temporary use exemption to take Adderall for ADHD and entered the program voluntarily.
  • Sunday Wrap: Bucs, QB in stare down
    September 30, 2013, 12:52 AM EDT
    It was a wild Sunday in the NFL, but a quarterback who didn't play was still the story of the day.
  • NFLPA looking into Pryor concussion
    September 25, 2013, 9:42 AM EDT
    As reported first on FOX Sports Live on Tuesday, the NFLPA is investigating why Pryor wasn't examined for a concussion immediately after getting hit hard by Denver Broncos linebacker Wesley Woodyard in the fourth quarter of Denver's blowout victory on Monday.