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  1. Freddy Adu: Retracing Early Steps of United States' False Hero

    The news-cycle narrative of Freddy Adu is true to form for the false hero of United States soccer: absent, disappointing and unfulfilled. Adu-mania shaped his career on the path to much Adu about nothing ...

  2. San Francisco 49ers: 7 Potential Salary-Cap Casualties for 2015

    The San Francisco 49ers will have decisions to make on their salary cap this offseason. The estimated salary cap for 2015 is somewhere in the neighborhood of $140 million , and ...

  3. Jets vs. Dolphins: Breaking Down New York's Game Plan

    In what has been the longest season in Rex Ryan 's career by a long shot, the New York Jets are just one game away from finally getting this season over with...

  4. Fresno State vs. Rice: Score and Twitter Reaction for 2014 Hawaii Bowl

    Rice cruised to a 30-6 win in the Hawaii Bowl over Fresno State on Christmas Eve in Honolulu. The Owls wrapped up the 2014 season with an 8-5 record while the Bulldogs fell to 6-8 overall...

  5. UNC Basketball: Biggest Lessons Learned During Nonconference Games

    Next Tuesday it is, the final nonconference game of North Carolina's season. After the new year passes, it will be strictly ACC opponents until the postseason. With an 8-3 record, the nonconference slate for Carolina was mostly successful...

  6. Philadelphia Eagles vs. NY Giants: Breaking Down New York's Game Plan

    The calendar says it is Week 17, which, of course, means it is the end of the annual NFL regular-season campaign. But don’t tell that to the New York Giants , who, this week, host the Philadelphia Eagles at MetLife Stadium...

  7. Is DeAndre Jordan the Right Center for Los Angeles Clippers' Present and Future?

    DeAndre Jordan is at the center of the Los Angeles Clippers defense, and he can't fall to the periphery of their long-term plans...

  8. Miami Fans Should Take High Road as LeBron James Returns—Be Better, Not Bitter

    MIAMI — The stage is set in South Florida again, not because the Heat's recent home performances warrant the spotlight, but because the stage goes where LeBron James does, firmly under his size-15 feet...

  9. 5 Lineup Changes the San Jose Sharks Should Consider for the New Year

    As 2014 comes to a close, people are making resolutions for the new year. The San Jose Sharks should be making some changes as well in 2015. Here is a look at five lineup changes the Sharks should consider for the new year...

  10. Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins: Complete Week 17 Preview for Washington

    The Washington Redskins ' 2014 NFL season isn't one fans will cherish in the years to come. That isn't to say, though, that the team can't end the year on a positive note...

  11. Jets vs. Dolphins: Breaking Down Miami's Game Plan

    It’s the final game of the 2014 NFL season for the Miami Dolphins , and they have a chance to finish 9-7 while also giving their rival a painful end to their dreadful season...

  12. 10 Shoes We're Excited for in 2015

    To say 2014 was a great year for sneakers would be an understatement. Adidas made a huge leap forward with its silhouettes and styles, Jordan brand re-released some of our all-time favorites and, as per usual, Nike came out and did its thing as well...

  13. Underappreciated Drivers Who Will Become Fan Favorites in 2015

    Hard as it may seem to believe, there are a number of NASCAR drivers who already have established large fanbases, and yet they’re still underappreciated. Reigning Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick was that way for several years...

  14. A Fan's Christmas Wish List for the Boston Red Sox in 2015

    Ahhh, the holidays. Eggnog, carols, the fresh smell of sap and distracting oneself from thy family with NBA action. But with the 10-16 Boston Celtics having just traded away Rajon Rondo and the New England Patriots already clinching the AFC's No...

  15. Did the Eagles Err in Cutting DeSean Jackson?

    DeSean Jackson was supposedly replaceable. Why else would the Philadelphia Eagles release a Pro Bowl receiver in his prime? Regardless of the rationale for that move, which ...

  16. NFL Playoff Scenarios: Breaking Down What Each Team Must Do to Clinch on Sunday

    Given the playoff stakes in many of Week 17's NFL matchups , fans will have plenty of reasons to remain glued to their televisions on Sunday. Only two actual playoff spots will be on the line, with six different teams fighting for the places.

  17. Ranking the Top 10 Players Under 25 on the PGA Tour

    There's always a great deal of interest in who's coming next on the PGA Tour. Who are the latest young guns, the guys who will try to reach the levels of Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods ...

  18. Lions vs. Packers: Breaking Down Detroit's Game Plan

    The NFC North is on the line when the Detroit Lions head to Green Bay to face the Packers. What: Detroit Lions (11-4) at Green Bay Packers (11-4) When: Sunday, December 28, 4:25 p...

  19. USC Star Su'a Cravens Ready to Cap Monster Season with Happy Holiday Bowl

    SAN DIEGO — Forget falling snow: The 75 degrees welcoming USC football to its first Holiday Bowl practice Wednesday at San Diego State made for Trojans sophomore safety/linebacker Su ’a Cravens’ ideal winter wonderland...

  20. Hawaii Bowl 2014: Live Score, Highlights for Fresno State vs. Rice

    Rice 30, Fresno State 6 — Final College football fans didn't get a treat of an exiciting bowl game on Christmas Eve night, as Rice easily dominated Fresno State in a 30-6 beat-down...

  21. 10 Things NHL Fans Have to Look Forward to in 2015

    Looking back at the NHL season over the Christmas break, there are plenty of positives to take from the first third of the schedule—not just individual highlights, but great comebacks, tight division battles and wild-card swings...

  22. John Wall Supposedly Gave Teammate Drew Gooden $100K in Cash for Christmas

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall is not short on money — the 2014 NBA All-Star is in the first year of a five-year, $80 million max contract. What can friends and family expect from him for the holidays? Cash, apparently...

  23. Spurs' Matt Bonner Will Wear New Adidas Crazy 8 Shoes for Christmas Day Game

    When the San Antonio Spurs face the Oklahoma City Thunder on Christmas Day, Matt Bonner is going to stand out on the court...

  24. Peyton Manning Expects to Play for Denver Broncos Next Season

    Peyton Manning isn't going anywhere anytime soon. The Denver Broncos quarterback said Wednesday that he doesn't envision retiring before his current contract runs out...

  25. Florida State vs. Oregon: Who Is the Better 2nd-Half Team?

    With nine come-from-behind victories this season, it would seem as though the third-ranked Florida State Seminoles are the best second-half team in the nation...

  26. Michael Sam Tells Oprah That Multiple Gay NFL Players Thanked Him

    In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, Michael Sam , the first openly gay man drafted into the NFL , disclosed that other gay players in the league thanked him for coming out in public prior to the 2014 draft...

  27. Cardinals vs. 49ers: Breaking Down San Francisco's Game Plan

    A 21-point lead was not enough for the San Francisco 49ers as they eventually fell victim to a 38-35 overtime loss against the San Diego Chargers in Week 16...

  28. Despite Losses, Derek Fisher Can Still Be a Good Coach

    Oh, sure, the record is 5-25, and yeah, head coach Derek Fisher is presiding over the worst season in New York Knicks ' history, but don't let that fool you...

  29. 5 Bold Predictions for the 49ers' Week 17 Matchup

    The San Francisco 49ers play their final game of the regular season as they look to salvage something positive from a dismal season in their Week 17 matchup with the Arizona Cardinals ...

  30. Jim Harbaugh: Michigan Desperately Wants Him, but Is the Feeling Mutual?

    The Michigan Wolverines have won more games than any other team in college football history, but they have fallen out of prominence recently...