1. NFL Power Rankings Week 3: Initial Standings Post Thursday Night Football

    Whether Thursday night’s game between Atlanta and Tampa Bay said more about the Falcons or Buccaneers remains to be seen as the NFL season progresses, but there was a clear difference between the two on the field...

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  2. Mr. Olympia 2014: Top Competitors Who Will Threaten Phil Heath's Title

    Bodybuilding superstar Phil Heath is well on his way to building a Mr. Olympia dynasty after winning the title in 2011, 2012 and 2013...

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  3. Vincent Jackson's Fantasy Trade Value, Updated Outlook After Week 3

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were absolutely destroyed by the Atlanta Falcons to the tune of 56-14 Thursday night, but the only thing Vincent Jackson fantasy owners cared about was the fact that he hauled in a touchdown catch in the fourth quarter...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 hours ago 2,373 reads 7 comments

  4. Auburn vs. Kansas State: Score and Twitter Reaction

    There were plenty of tense moments for the Auburn Tigers in their Thursday night test at Kansas State, but a combination of mistakes from the Wildcats and timely plays from the Auburn offense was enough to seal the 20-14 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 hours ago 8,850 reads 181 comments

  5. Michigan Hockey Schedule 2014-15: List of Games, Season Preview for Wolverines

    Before the last two seasons, there were few things in all of college sports that were more reliable than the Michigan hockey team making it to the NCAA tournament...

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  6. Notre Dame Hockey Schedule 2014-15: List of Games, Season Preview for Irish

    The 2014-15 season is all about redemption for the Notre Dame hockey team. The 2013-14 campaign came to a heartbreaking conclusion when St. Cloud State knocked off the Fighting Irish in an NCAA regional for the second straight year...

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  7. Duke Basketball: Predicting the Toughest Tests of Duke's 2014-15 Season

    The Duke basketball program and its loaded 2014 recruiting class has its eyes set on the national title this season, but there are some difficult tests it must first navigate...

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  8. Floyd Mayweather's Record Must Be Tested by Tougher Opponent in Next Bout

    If Floyd Mayweather wins a boxing match but fewer people cared about it than normal, did he really win at all? Mayweather may be the current king of the sport because of his undefeated ...

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  9. Emmanuel Sanders' Updated 2014 Fantasy Outlook Heading into Week 3

    Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders is well on his way to a career season, and it’s time that fantasy football owners take notice...

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  10. Fantasy Football Week 3: Skill Position Players to Leave on Bench

    We can’t all have Peyton Manning , Calvin Johnson and LeSean McCoy on our fantasy team, which means there are difficult lineup decisions to be made every week...

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  11. Desmond Jackson Injury: Updates on Texas DT's Foot and Recovery

    Texas defensive tackle Desmond Jackson will miss the remainder of the 2014 college football season with a foot injury. Head coach Charlie Strong announced the news during a press conference Wednesday, via John Taylor of College Football Talk...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 4,821 reads 6 comments

  12. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 3: Advice on Difficult Fantasy Football Lineup Decisions

    There may not be a more frustrating feeling when it comes to fantasy football than watching a player on your bench dominate while your starters struggle...

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  13. Ohio State Basketball: What Mickey Mitchell Will Bring to 2015-16 Buckeyes

    Head coach Thad Matta and the Ohio State basketball program landed the versatile forward they needed in the class of 2015—for the second time...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 5,937 reads 5 comments

  14. NFL Picks Week 3: Updated Lines and Final-Score Predictions for All Games

    It is still far too early to truly know the Super Bowl contenders for the 2014 NFL season, especially with so many injuries flying around, but you can feel a lot better about your team if it's 2-0 than if it's 0-2...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 9,721 reads 0 comments

  15. College Football Week 4 Schedule: TV and Live Stream Info for Every Game

    Week 3 of the college football schedule may have lacked serious punch (although upsets from South Carolina and Boston College made it more interesting than originally thought), but there is plenty of important action on tap in Week 4...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 2,692 reads 4 comments

  16. Alshon Jeffery's Updated 2014 Fantasy Outlook Heading into Week 3

    Some slow starts are easily explainable in fantasy football, while others offer legitimate reason to panic. The case of Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is rather straightforward...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 17,806 reads 6 comments

  17. Hanley Ramirez Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Elbow and Return

    Updates from Wednesday, Sept. 17 The Dodgers confirmed that Hanley Ramirez will not play in Wednesday's game: Don Mattingly spoke on Ramirez's condition prior to the game ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 1,439 reads 6 comments

  18. Eddie Lacy's Updated 2014 Fantasy Outlook Heading into Week 3

    Everybody panic! Alright, let’s not overreact to two weeks of fantasy football. Yes, Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy has underperformed in his first two outings, but it’s not time to give up on him just yet...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 4,976 reads 0 comments

  19. Floyd Mayweather Needs Manny Pacquiao Fight to Recapture Fans' Interest

    It may seem like it always comes down to this when discussing Floyd Mayweather ’s boxing career, but the undefeated champion needs Manny Pacquiao...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 5,358 reads 43 comments

  20. Waiver Wire Week 3: Smartest Fantasy Football Pickups to Target

    If your fantasy football team survived Week 2 of the NFL season without any significant injuries, congratulations. You are one of the few...

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  21. Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 Results: Breaking Down Rematch

    There may have been the slightest of doubts in the aftermath of Floyd Mayweather’s first victory against Marcos Maidana regarding the winner, but there was absolutely zero on Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 13,814 reads 1 comments

  22. Matt Forte's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 2

    Matt Forte is usually one of the most reliable fantasy football options in the entire NFL , although he didn’t really play the part in the Chicago Bears ’ showdown with the San Francisco 49ers in Week 2...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 4,819 reads 6 comments

  23. Vernon Davis Injury: Updates on 49ers Star's Ankle and Return

    Updates from Thursday, Sept. 18 Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee updated Vernon Davis ' status from 49ers practice: Earlier, Will Carroll of Bleacher Report weighed ...

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  24. Brandon Marshall, Martellus Bennett's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 2

    Even at less than 100 percent, Brandon Marshall is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL . The same goes for fantasy football...

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  25. Michael Crabtree, Vernon Davis' Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 2

    Michael Crabtree wasted little time making fantasy football owners happy in the San Francisco 49ers ’ Sunday night showdown against the Chicago Bears ...

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