1. NFL Playoff Picture Week 15: AFC, NFC 2017 Postseason Scenarios and Predictions

    In Week 14, losses mathematically eliminated a few teams and victories helped others clinch playoff spots. We're nearing a cemented 2017 postseason picture. Most notably, the Jacksonville Jaguars added a signature win to their 2017 resume...

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  2. Imagining Sky-High Contracts If MLB's Biggest Stars Were Free Agents Right Now

    Don't expect any contract records to fall at the hands of this winter's free-agent class. There are some gems out there, to be sure. Yu Darvish, Jake Arrieta, J.D. Martinez, Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Lorenzo Cain top the list...

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  3. NFL Week 15 Picks: Predicting the Winner and Score for All Upcoming Matchups

    The Detroit Lions will be trying to play themselves back into NFC playoff contention at Ford Field on Saturday, while the Chicago Bears are looking to win a few late-season games so their rookie quarterback can gain some confidence...

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  4. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 15: Smartest Matchups to Exploit, Sleeper Plays and More

    For NFL fantasy owners reading this with playoff fever, congratulations on a solid season and pay close attention to lineup advice for players beyond the obvious starters...

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  5. NFL Power Rankings Week 15: 2017 Standings, Reaction for All Teams Post-MNF

    Major quarterback injury updates circulated the newswire after Week 14. There's bad news, some uncertainty and a little optimism for different clubs...

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  6. Biggest Studs, Duds and Surprises of Pittsburgh Steelers' 2017 Season

    With an 11-2 record and a playoff spot assured thanks to a win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday night that clinched the AFC North crown, the Pittsburgh Steelers are putting forth one of the best efforts of the 2017 NFL season...

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  7. Inside the Secret World of Football in North Korea

    Jorn Andersen is standing on the touchline dressed all in black, arms folded, waiting impatiently for the last seconds to drain away...

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  8. Barcelona Set to Sign Palmeiras Defender Yerry Mina for €9M in January

    Barcelona are reportedly set to sign Palmeiras centre-back Yerry Mina in January in order to bolster their defence, with Samuel Umtiti sidelined and Javier Mascherano's future unclear...

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  9. Biggest Studs, Duds and Surprises of New York Giants' 2017 Season

    In three weeks, the New York Giants miserable 2017 season will finally come to an end. Whoever the new general manager and head coach are, they’ll have a lot of work ahead ...

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  10. Aaron Rodgers' Return Is About a Lot More Than a Packers Super Bowl Pipe Dream

    (Editor's note: Aaron Rodgers has been   medically cleared   to play since this article was published.) The universe wants Aaron Rodgers to come back.  Ten thousand little coincidences have conspired to make his return inevitable...

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  11. Fantasy Football Week 15: Matt Camp's Weekly BS Meter

    Player values can shift dramatically, even in the fantasy playoffs. The Philadelphia Eagles lost Carson Wentz to a torn ACL, which completely changes the landscape of the NFC...

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  12. Fear Factor: Ranking Wild-Card Contenders Top Seeds Don't Want to Face

    With just three weeks remaining in the NFL 's regular season, there are 10 teams vying for the four wild-card spots in the postseason tournament—more, if you're willing to stretch credulity to include the teams just under ...

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  13. Biggest Studs, Duds and Surprises of Dallas Cowboys' 2017 Season

    Sitting at 7-6, the Dallas Cowboys have managed to keep their playoff hopes alive. On Sunday, the Cowboys blew out the New York Giants on their home turf in a must-win game...

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  14. Juventus Reportedly Unwilling to Spend More Than €10M on Emre Can in January

    Juventus will reportedly only attempt to sign Emre Can in January if Liverpool are prepared to lower their demands to less than €10 million (£8.84 million)...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Arsene Wenger Talks Olivier Giroud, Mesut Ozil Before Arsenal vs. West Ham

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that renewed contract talks are under way with Mesut Ozil, while he said he is eager for Olivier Giroud to stay at the Emirates Stadium in the January transfer window...

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  16. Javier Mascherano Future to Be Decided Soon, Says Barcelona Director

    Barcelona director Guillermo Amor has revealed that a decision will be made soon about Javier Mascherano's future at the club after the player recently hinted his time at the Camp Nou could be coming to an end...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. BS Meter on All the MLB Winter Meetings' Top Free-Agency/Trade Rumors

    MLB 's winter meetings kicked off Sunday in Orlando, Florida. Just before that, slugger Giancarlo Stanton was traded from the Miami Marlins to the New York Yankees and two-way Japanese ...

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  18. Chelsea to Reportedly Join Arsenal, Liverpool in Thomas Lemar Pursuit

    Chelsea are reportedly set to join Arsenal and Liverpool in the hunt for Thomas Lemar in January. According to L'Equipe 's Damien Degorre (h/t Stuart Ballard of the ...

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  19. Antonio Conte Is 'Losing the Faith' of Chelsea's Board Amid Title Race Struggles

    Antonio Conte is reportedly "losing the faith" of the Chelsea board with the Blues sat 14 points behind Manchester City in the Premier League title race...

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  20. Stan Collymore Labels Jurgen Klopp 'Spiteful,' 'Unprofessional' After Derby Rant

    Former Liverpool forward Stan Collymore has accused Reds manager Jurgen Klopp of coming across as " spiteful and completely unprofessional" in a post-match interview following the 1-1 draw with Everton in the Merseyside derby at Anfield on Sunday...

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  21. European Club Power Rankings After December 8-11 Matches

    The fixture calendar across Europe from December 8-11 was stacked full of great fixtures. A goal-filled final round of group games in the Champions League served as the starter; Real Madrid vs...

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  22. Premier League Week 17 Fixtures: EPL TV Schedule, Live Stream and Picks

    The Premier League is primed for another batch of midweek fixtures in Week 17, when Manchester City will be hoping to extend their lead at the summit...

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  23. West Ham vs. Arsenal: Team News, Preview, Live Stream, TV Info

    West Ham United welcome Arsenal in the Premier League on Wednesday, as new manager David Moyes attempts to lift the Hammers out of the relegation zone...

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  24. Liverpool vs. West Brom: Team News, Preview, Live Stream, TV Info

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was left fuming after a controversial penalty converted by Wayne Rooney saw the Reds draw 1-1 with Everton at Anfield in the Premier League on Sunday...

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  25. Manchester United vs. Bournemouth: Team News, Preview, Live Stream, TV Info

    Manchester United will look to bounce back from their derby defeat to Manchester City when they take on Bournemouth at Old Trafford on Wednesday...

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