1. Oregon vs. Ohio State: Overlooked Factors in College Football Championship 2015

    You don’t have to be a fan of either Ohio State or Oregon to know the main storylines heading into the 2015 College Football Playoff National Championship...

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  2. Super Bowl 2015: Title Odds, Predictions for Every Game on Path to Championship

    There are six football games remaining until the Super Bowl. Here’s a depressing thought—that is less pigskin action than NFL fans are treated to in the 1 p.m. ET timeslot on a regular-season Sunday alone...

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  3. NFL Playoffs 2015: Schedule, Predictions and More for Divisional Round

    The divisional round of the NFL playoffs is when Super Bowl dreams start to feel real. After all, the winners of Saturday’s and Sunday’s contests will be a single ...

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  4. The Most Difficult Conference Game for Every AP Top 25 NCAA Basketball Team

    If Wednesday’s college basketball games proved anything, it is that playing a conference schedule can be incredibly difficult, especially with so many road games. No. 2 Duke found itself trailing at Wake Forest with only a few minutes left, No...

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  5. Carlton Bragg to Kansas: KU's Projected 2015-16 Rotation After 5-Star Signing

    Congratulations, Bill Self and the Kansas basketball program. You did the impossible—land a 5-star prospect over Kentucky...

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  6. College Football Championship 2015: Under-the-Radar Players to Watch

    Even casual college football fans know the main pieces for both Ohio State and Oregon as the national championship game approaches, but showdowns like this often come down to the under-the-radar players...

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  7. NFL Playoff Schedule 2014: AFC and NFC Divisional Round Matchup Analysis

    Two wins. That is all that stands between the remaining eight teams in the NFL playoffs and an appearance in the Super Bowl...

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  8. Cowboys vs. Packers: Updated Odds, Latest Player Comments and Predictions

    Two gunslinging , superstar quarterbacks will walk into Lambeau Field Sunday, but only one will leave with his season still intact...

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  9. Super Bowl 2015: Updated Odds and Predictions for Championship Tilt

    From a fan’s perspective, there may not be a better weekend of football than the divisional round considering it is four high-stakes games spread out over two days that feature some of the best teams and players in the league...

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  10. Colts vs. Broncos: Updated Odds, Latest Player Comments and Predictions

    The Indianapolis Colts hadn ’t even completed their Wild Card Round win over the Cincinnati Bengals when NFL fans and commentators began talking about the impending showdown with the Denver Broncos...

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  11. Hyundai Tournament of Champions 2015: Tee Times, Dates, TV Schedule, Prize Money

    As large portions of the country plunge into frozen temperatures, the PGA Tour hits sunny Hawaii for a few days for the 2015 Hyundai Tournament of Champions. Not a bad prize for 34 of the winners in the 2014 calendar season...

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  12. Duke Basketball: Clash vs. NC State Has All the Makings of a Trap Game

    Take a deep breath, Duke fans. The root canal that is otherwise known as the trip to Wake Forest is finally over. The Blue Devils were actually losing in the final minutes to the Demon Deacons before eventually escaping with a 73-65 victory...

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  13. NFL Mock Draft 2015: Projections for Landing Spots of Top Prospects

    The college football season is over for all but two teams, and the NFL season is over for all but eight teams, which means it is officially draft season...

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  14. NBA Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Lance Stephenson, Jamal Crawford and More

    Think the three-team trade between the Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks and Oklahoma City Thunder marked the end of the early-season trade rumors in the NBA ? Think again...

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  15. Oregon vs. Ohio State: TV Info and More for College Football Championship 2015

    This is uncharted territory for college football, and it couldn’t have asked for a better national championship game in the initial College Football Playoff...

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  16. NFL Playoff Schedule 2015: Dates, Matchups, Bracket, More for Divisional Round

    Good luck finding a better stretch of football than the one on tap for pigskin fans in the coming days. Between the national championship game on the college side and the divisional ...

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  17. Ravens vs. Patriots: Latest Odds and Stat Predictions for Top Fantasy Stars

    There's more at stake in the showdown between the Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots than just a spot in the AFC Championship Game. At least, there is for both bettors and fantasy football owners...

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  18. Trent Irwin to Stanford: Cardinal Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Stanford's offense will likely be finding the end zone more often in the coming future thanks to the addition of wide receiver Trent Irwin...

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  19. Duke Basketball: Will Upcoming Road Stretch Test Blue Devils' Maturity?

    Absolutely nothing has stood in the Duke basketball team’s way in the early going—not a trip to Wisconsin, not a clash with Michigan State and not a neutral-site game with the defending national champion Connecticut Huskies...

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  20. NFL Playoff Schedule 2015: TV Info, Bracket Predictions and More for Postseason

    What more could you ask for out of the divisional round in the NFL playoffs than the eight teams remaining? You have two of the biggest brands in the league squaring off in the ...

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  21. Ranking the Best 'Glue Guys' in College Basketball in 2014-15 Season

    There are a number of different ways college basketball commentators describe players, from “diaper dandies” as star freshmen to the classic All-American...

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  22. Oregon vs. Ohio State: Matchups to Watch in College Football Championship 2015

    The national championship showdown between Oregon and Ohio State is being billed as a clash between the Heisman-winning Marcus Mariota and the third-stringer Cardale Jones or ...

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  23. Cowboys vs. Packers: Early Odds, Over/Under and Spread Predictions

    As soon as the Dallas Cowboys defense stopped the Detroit Lions on fourth down in the final minute of the Wild Card Round showdown, it set up a matchup between two of the NFL ’s most iconic brands—the Dallas Cowboys vs...

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  24. Super Bowl 2015: Odds, Predictions and More for Championship Game

    Like a disciplined quarterback who has his eyes on the ultimate prize as he rolls through the playoffs, let’s take a minute to focus on the 2015 Super Bowl amidst the NFL postseason...

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  25. Ohio State Basketball: Knee-Jerk Reactions to Start of Big Ten Play

    It’s a good thing Urban Meyer is in Columbus to hold the sky up. Otherwise, it would be falling given the Ohio State basketball team’s inconsistent play early in the Big Ten season (and the season in general)...

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