1. Patriots vs. Dolphins: 5 Keys to the Game for New England

    The New England Patriots have already swept their way through two divisional foes in Buffalo and New York. Now they're headed to South Beach with their sights set on their last remaining division rival—the Miami Dolphins ...

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  2. New England Patriots: The Curious Case of Brandon Spikes

    New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes is a punk. At least, that's the case if you ask Buffalo Bills QB Ryan Fitzpatrick , who was on the receiving end of a particularly ...

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  3. South Carolina vs. Clemson: 10 Things We Learned from USC's Win over Tigers

    The Clemson Tigers couldn't get their usually high-flying offense off the ground in a 27-17 loss to the intrastate rival South Carolina Gamecocks...

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  4. South Carolina vs. Clemson: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Final Score: South Carolina 27, Clemson 17. Dylan Thompson had a monster game with 310 yards and three touchdowns passing, and 38 more yards on the ground...

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  5. New England Patriots: Breaking Down the Best Way to Attack the Jets Defense

    Every time the New England Patriots face the New York Jets , it seems Jets coach Rex Ryan arrives with a strong defensive game plan...

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  6. Dissecting the New England Patriots' Weakest Links

    The New England Patriots are one of the handful of elite teams that gets heavily criticized after a win. And why not? Regular-season wins aren't hard to come by for the Pats, especially against the perennial mediocrity that is the Buffalo Bills ...

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  7. Breaking Down the Pivotal Moments of NFL Week 10

    Week 10 of the 2012 NFL season brought us an unexpected rout of the defending Super Bowl champions, a tight AFC East rumble and another round of champagne for the members of the 1972 Miami Dolphins...

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  8. Clemson Football: 10 Things We Learned from the Tigers' Victory Over Maryland

    The Clemson Tigers made another statement in Week 11, romping to a 45-10 victory over the ACC rival Maryland Terrapins...

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  9. Maryland vs. Clemson: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Clemson wins it, 45-10. Tajh Boyd and the Clemson offense rack up 436 yards and Corey Crawford returns a fumble for a TD to help the Tigers win their sixth straight. Clemson is now 9-1 with a 6-1 in-conference...

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  10. New England Patriots: Alfonzo Dennard Is Beginning to Realize His Potential

    The New England Patriots may have found a late-round gem in former Nebraska CB Alfonzo Dennard . Scouts saw Dennard , a seventh-round pick in the Pats' 2012 draft, as a mid-to-high ...

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  11. New England Patriots: 5 Defensive Backs the Pats Must Scout in 2013 NFL Draft

    The New England Patriots began the long march toward a respectable pass defense with their trade deadline acquisition of former Tampa Bay CB Aqib Talib. But a return to the Ty Law and Lawyer Milloy days of yore is a ways off for this Pats secondary...

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  12. New England Patriots: 5 Adjustments the Pats Must Make During the Bye Week

    It’s not unreasonable to call critics of the New England Patriots ’ 2012 season unreasonable . A 5-3 record, after all, equates to a .625 winning percentage—good for a 101-win season in Major League Baseball...

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  13. New England Patriots: How the Pats Can Fix Their Secondary

    Don’t give up hope on the New England Patriots ’ 2012 campaign, folks. Yes, the Pats secondary is in tatters, ripped to shreds by QBs whose admittance into Canton is likely predicated on their purchasing a ticket...

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  14. Patriots vs Jets: How Pats' Key Rookies Will Fare in Crucial Week 7 Matchup

    So it's come to this: A 2012 New England Patriots team that some predicted to go 16-0 finds itself slugging it out with the rival New York Jets for the honor of not entering Week 8 at 3-4...

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  15. South Carolina vs. Florida: Gators Running Game Will Decide the Outcome

    Week 8 of the NCAA Football season brings us a rumble in the Swamp between two SEC powerhouses when the South Carolina Gamecocks visit the Florida Gators. There is no shortage of intriguing storylines to go around in this matchup...

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  16. New England Patriots: 6 Thoughts on the Pats' First Six Weeks

    Scottish poet Robert Burns was right about the "best laid schemes o' mice an' men ." For the New England Patriots , the 2012 season has "gang aft agley." Still, Pats fans need not abandon hope of promised joy...

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  17. Boston Celtics: 10 Biggest Games on 2012-13 Schedule

    For Boston Celtics fans, last year's season-ending loss to the Miami Heat in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals might as well have been capped with a Porky Pig sign-off ...

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  18. Boston Red Sox: Does Boston's New Manager Even Matter?

    The Boston Red Sox head into another offseason on a managerial hunt after firing one-termer Bobby Valentine...

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  19. ALCS Schedule 2012: Why Pitching Matchups Favor Detroit Tigers

    The schedule has done the New York Yankees no favors in the 2012 postseason. With the new Wild Card format, the Yankees have had to play games on five consecutive days, while the Detroit Tigers enjoyed a day off on Friday before the ALCS Game 1...

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  20. Patriots vs. Seahawks: Which New England Players Need to Play Their Best?

    Fans of opposing teams who wondered about the New England Patriots ' easy schedule this year aren't bugging the NFL 's complaint department anymore...

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  21. New England Patriots: 3 Ways Improved Running Game Will Benefit the Pats

    New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is a football hipster. Like a Brooklynite in skinny jeans jamming to Wavves , Belichick sets the trends, then breaks them. The 3-4 base defense is all the rage? Belichick switches to a 4-3...

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  22. Houston Rockets: 3 Reasons Kevin McHale and His Young Team Will Stun the League

    Kevin McHale's post-playing career is defined by two moves involving fellow Kevins : Trading Kevin Garnett and acquiring Kevin Love...

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  23. MLB Playoffs: Ranking the Most Intimidating Pitchers in the Post-Season

    It seems every championship team boasts a pitcher that strikes fear into the hearts of opposing batters. The 2001 Arizona Diamondbacks had Randy Johnson. The 2003 Marlins had Josh Beckett...

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  24. Chargers vs. Saints: How the New Orleans Offense Can Lead Them to Their 1st Win

    New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees can break Johnny Unitas's record for consecutive games with a touchdown pass (47) when he faces the San Diego Chargers in Week 5...

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  25. Broncos vs. Patriots: How New England's Defense Will Slow Peyton Manning

    Tom Brady and Peyton Manning face off for the 13th time when the Denver Broncos visit the New England Patriots in Week 5...

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