1. Updated 2012 NFL MVP Odds Through Week 6

    Week 6 in the NFL was... well, we're still trying to figure out what happened in Week 6. All the comeback wins and underdog victories started to jumble up what we thought we knew about the NFL this season...

    Dan Pizzuta Written by Dan Pizzuta about 2 years ago 27,662 reads 172 comments

  2. NFL Rookie Report: Breaking Down Week 5 of Rookie Quarterbacks

    Through five weeks in the regular season, most of the rookie quarterbacks seem to be getting comfortable with their surroundings. Others, unfortunately, have to play in Cleveland...

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  3. Turnovers and Turning Points: Breaking Down the Pivotal Moments of NFL Week 5

    Turning points can happen during any play of an NFL game. That play usually swings the momentum in the game from one team to another in some fashion. It can be a big pass or a costly penalty...

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  4. NFL 2012: Have We Undervalued the Importance of the Head Coach?

    It's never in anyone's best interest to have an interim-interim anything. Imagine working for a guy who is filling in for the guy filling in for the head guy. Your head may have just exploded from that sentence, which is understandable...

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  5. NFL Rookie Report: Breaking Down Week 4 of Rookie Quarterbacks

    The road wasn't very friendly for rookie quarterbacks in the NFL , as all four QBs played away from home this week. Although they combined for 1,234 passing yards, only one touchdown was thrown, leading to a 1-3 record...

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  6. NFL Rookie Report: Breaking Down Week 3 of Rookie Quarterbacks

    It was a rough week for rookie quarterbacks, well unless your name was Russell Wilson . The rookies, despite all playing at home, were 1-4 this week and could have easily been 0-5...

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  7. NFC West: Is It the Best Division in the NFL?

    Two seasons ago, the NFC West sent its division winner to the playoffs with a 7-9 record. The division as a whole was outscored by 322 points that season...

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  8. NFL Rookie Report: Breaking Down Week 2 Performances

    Week 2 of the NFL saw collectively good play from the rookie quarterbacks. There was only one total interception thrown, and it wasn't from Brandon Weeden . Rookies had a 3-2 record, leaving Weeden as the only rookie QB without a win...

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  9. Peyton Manning Doesn't Have to Be MVP Caliber for Broncos to Succeed

    When I went to pick my playoff teams for this NFL season, the Denver Broncos became my AFC West pick, kind of by default...

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  10. NFL Week 1 the Rookie Room: Breaking Down the Rookie QBs

    The NFL has become a passing league, there's no getting around it. With the emphasis on passing becoming so great ( ESPN Stats and Info tweeted 71...

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  11. 2012 NFL Kickoff: Predicting This Year's Regression Teams

    Since 2008, at least two NFL teams have made the playoffs after having a 6-10 record or worse the previous year ( as I highlighted one of my projected breakout teams earlier) ...

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  12. College Football 2012: Why I'm Rooting for Penn State This Season

    I'm not a Penn State fan. I'm not one of the many Penn State graduates who still live and die by the result of football games on Saturdays. To me, "we are" is just an incomplete sentence...

    Dan Pizzuta Written by Dan Pizzuta about over 2 years ago 786 reads 1 comments

  13. Hard Knocked: Are the Miami Dolphins Even Trying at This Point?

    It seems everyone running the Miami Dolphins is already preparing to give up this season. I can only assume a meeting between head coach Joe Philbin, general manager Jeff Ireland ...

    Dan Pizzuta Written by Dan Pizzuta about over 2 years ago 2,395 reads 26 comments

  14. NFL Preview: Could the 2012 St. Louis Rams Actually Be Good?

    Every year in the NFL a team jumps into the playoffs after having a terrible season the year before. Actually, multiple teams do it every year...

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  15. London 2012 Olympics: Men's High Bar Steals the Show

    Gymnastics in this year's Olympics may have ended with the women's floor final, but the men's high bar final ended up being the real main event...

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  16. London 2012 Olympics: Trying to Comprehend the All-Around Tiebreaker

    Just when people start getting into gymnastics, some dumb rule no one understands gets exploited. Whether it's the two-per country rule ( which I actually defended ), the ability ...

    Dan Pizzuta Written by Dan Pizzuta about over 2 years ago 857 reads 1 comments

  17. London Olympics 2012: Breaking Down McKayla Maroney's Vault

    It doesn't matter if you have ever watched a second of gymnastics before, you knew there was something special about McKayla Maroney's vault during the women's Olympic team final. The reason you knew was because it was...

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  18. London 2012 Olympics: Fair or Not, Jordyn Wieber Needs to Move on

    "You know what I've noticed? Nobody panics when everything goes according to plan." - Joker , The Dark Knight Ask yourself this question seriously: If Aly Raisman scores a 14...

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  19. 2012 London Olympics Faces to Know: Gymnastics Coach Yin Alvarez

    A lot of hype has surrounded American gymnast Danell Leyva leading up to the Olympics , but there is another name associated with Leyva that could become just as popular. That name is Yin Alvarez...

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  20. What Did the Yankees Actually Lose with the Alex Rodriguez Injury?

    Alex Rodriguez was placed on the 15-day disabled list after suffering a non-displaced fracture from being hit on the hand by a Felix Hernandez fastball Tuesday night. The injury is set to keep Rodriguez sidelined for six to eight weeks...

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  21. London 2012 Olympics: Which Country Is the Biggest Threat to China's Men's Team

    China took home the gold medal in the men’s gymnastics team competition at the 2008 Beijing Olympics , but repeating in London will not be an easy task...

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