1. Detroit Lions: Jahvid Best Not Ready to Return, Ever

    A full year after his last concussion and Jahvid Best has still not been cleared to play by doctors. Detroit Lions General Manager Martin Mayhew released a statement Monday ...

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  2. Ray Lewis Injury: Why the Ravens Linebacker Is Not Done Yet

    It was announced on Monday afternoon that Baltimore Ravens linebacker and 13-time Pro Bowler Ray Lewis would miss the rest of the 2012-13 season after suffering a complete tear of the triceps...

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  3. Arizona Cardinals vs. St. Louis Rams: What to Expect from the Cardinals

    Overview: The Arizona Cardinals are looking to stay unbeaten as the team travels to St. Louis for a NFC West rivalry game against the Rams ...

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  4. Miami Heat: Who Should Start Alongside the Big Three?

    Last season, the Miami Heat 's "Big Three" of LeBron James , Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh completed the task they set out for when they assembled in South Beach during the 2010 offseason—they won an NBA Championship...

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  5. 3 Free Agents Who Could Impact the Phoenix Suns

    When the Phoenix Suns tip-off the ball on the 2012-13 NBA season, it will mark the start to a new era of Suns basketball. Steve Nash, who spent nearly a decade in the Suns' orange, was the face of the franchise during his time in the desert...

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  6. New England Patriots: Wes Welker Thriving in Offense Once Again

    After Week 1 of the NFL season, most New England Patriots fans were singing Rihanna's single, "Where Have You Been" when it came to Wes Welker and his role within the offense...

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  7. Why Tim Tebow Is Answer at Quarterback for New York Jets

    A New York Post headline this morning read, "Tebow should get chance to start for Jets." That statement is true if the New York Jets want to turn around what has been a uninspiring first four weeks of the season...

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  8. Dallas Cowboys vs. Chicago Bears: Why Jay Cutler Will Break out of Slump on MNF

    Coming into the 2012-13 NFL season, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was poised for a huge season...

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  9. Tony Romo vs. Jay Cutler: Who Will Get Sacked More During Their MNF Matchup?

    This week's Monday Night Football game features two of the more polarizing quarterbacks in the NFL — Tony Romo of the Dallas Cowboys and Jay Cutler of the Chicago Bears ...

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  10. Miami Heat: 4 Teams That Want to Destroy Reigning NBA Champs in 2012-13

    From the first tipoff of the NBA season the Miami Heat will be the team that every other NBA franchise is gunning for. It is nothing new for the Heat, though...

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  11. Arizona Cardinals Place Beanie Wells on IR, Can Return Later in Season

    Arizona Cardinals starting running back Chris "Beanie" Wells is heading to the injured reserve. Wells suffered a severe turf toe injury Sunday against Philadelphia , and the running ...

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  12. NHL Lockout: Will the Labor Issues Extend into the Regular Season?

    The NHL lockout does not seem to be going away anytime soon. It has been almost two weeks since the league and the players association sat down to talk about the now expired collective bargaining agreement...

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  13. Ryder Cup 2012: Why the US Will Walk Away Victorious

    We are just days away from kicking off the biennial Ryder Cup , a friendly but still fierce competition between the United States and Europe. This year the squads will face off at Medinah Country Club in Chicago...

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  14. Week 4 Fantasy Football Projections: Top 5 Defenses to Start

    The first three weeks of the NFL season has had it all—big hits, highlight reel offensive plays, overtime thrillers and controversial endings...

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  15. NFL Roundup: Is the NFC West the Best Division in Football?

    Two years ago, the NFC West was the laughing stock of the NFL , but now the division is arguably the best in all of football. In 2010, the Seattle Seahawks became the only team to ever make the playoffs with a losing record at 7-9...

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  16. 3 Reasons Stakes Are High for L.A. Kings Coach Darryl Sutter This Season

    When Darryl Sutter came in to replace Terry Murray last season, he changed the culture in the Los Angeles Kings' organization...

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  17. New York Jets: Bart Scott and Reporter Nearly Come to Blows in Locker Room

    The New York Jets continue to remain interesting. On Friday afternoon, multiple reports had Jets linebacker Bart Scott having to be separated from reporter Dan Leberfeld , a writer for the website Jets Confidential ...

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  18. Maple Leafs Free Agency: 5 Goaltenders Toronto Must Target ASAP

    With the NHL lockout going into effect last weekend, the Toronto Maple Leafs will not be able to make any improvements to their roster until a new deal is reached...

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  19. Phoenix Suns: How Kendall Marshall Will Push Goran Dragic for Playing Time

    When the Phoenix Suns drafted point guard Kendall Marshall with the 13th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft, they acquired a player that they could start from day one and ease the transition from the Steve Nash-era...

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  20. NFL Rumors: Chad Johnson to Philadelphia Eagles Not Happening

    Free agent wide receiver Chad Johnson set the NFL rumor mill ablaze this morning after sending out a tweet that he was on his way to Philadelphia. 5 hours past my bed time.....

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  21. Broncos vs. Falcons: Why Peyton Manning Will Outduel Matt Ryan on MNF

    Peyton Manning silenced his critics with his stellar Week 1 performance against the Pittsburgh Steelers , but Manning and the Denver Broncos now face an equally, if not greater, ...

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  22. Alabama Football: What the Crimson Tide Need to Worry About

    Nick Saban and his Alabama Crimson Tide football team are well on their way to a third national championship in four years...

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  23. Phoenix Coyotes: How the NHL Lockout Will Affect the Squad

    Sunday marked the beginning of the NHL lockout—the second in eight years. It is highly unlikely that the season will start on time on Oct. 11...

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  24. NHL Free Agency: Final Countdown Begins for Shane Doan, Phoenix Coyotes

    Shane Doan has spent much of the tumultuous NHL offseason being the league's most coveted free agent, but that is set to come to an end Friday afternoon. Doan set the deadline to sign with a team on Sept...

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  25. 5 Reasons Penguins Should Be Worried About Evgeni Malkin Playing in Russia

    Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Evgeni Malkin will most likely be playing in Russia if the looming NHL lockout comes to pass...

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