1. Best of 2007: Breakout Players, Part 1

    2007 was a year to remember for many athletes. Instead of giving even more love to the best, why not look ahead to next year and show some appreciation for the breakout athletes?Here ...

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  2. Animal Style: How Dwight Howard Learned to Dunk

    “I hit the ground like a sack of potatoes,” said a fearful Erick Dampier after a 111-108 Dallas win over Orlando. “I think I’d rather dance around in a Britney Spears schoolgirl costume than go through that again...

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  3. Rich Rodriguez: The Revolutionary Coach the Big Ten Needs

    After all that struggle, Michigan has finally found their man. Its embarrassing watching guys like Les Miles, Greg Schiano, Brian Kelly, and Jim Harbaugh turn down any interest in coaching one of the most prestigious jobs in College Football...

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  4. College FB Bowl Season: How to Get Better Games

    Most college football fans are obsessed with the BCS Championship Game—who's playing in it, and whether the BCS got it right.Not me. I’m not saying I don’t care about the title game—I do...

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  5. BCS: Don't Trash It, Embrace It

    I've recently professed my love for the BCS. So in its ultimate time of need, I’m here to defend it. First off, I’d like to explain something...

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  6. Michigan: Bowl Outlook and Coaching Candidates

    There are two things on the minds of the Michigan faithful as they continue coping with a disastrous season. Any team would be happy with a 2nd place conference finish, and the chance to visit a New Years day bowl...

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  7. College FB Chaos: Don't Blame the BCS

    Call me crazy—but I love the BCS. Oh yes, it's true. I love the BCS—and I'm not afraid to say it. Don't blame the BCS for the chaos at the top of the polls...

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  8. Life After Lloyd: Why Michigan Will Miss Carr

    It's expected that Michigan coach Lloyd Carr will announce his retirement at a press conference on Monday.To say that Carr is going out on bad terms would be the understatement of the year...

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  9. ALCS: Indians No Strangers to Beating the Odds

    On one side of the fence you have Andy Marte, a highly-touted third base prospect that soared through the Atlanta Braves' system. On the other, you have Ryan Garko, a chubby catcher convert from Stanford...

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  10. The Night the Indians Re-Arrived

    I never really could full appreciate the Indians wins of the late 90's and their playoff runs to the fullest. I didn't know any better, I was just caught up in all the hype...

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  11. Division Aftermath: The Week Ahead for the Cleveland Indians

    The much berated, rarely praised, and always questioned Eric Wedge finally has something on Indians fans:A division title.But will that be good enough for crazy Clevelanders?I doubt it...

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  12. Michigan-ND: Hart Makes Good on His Guarantee

    When Jimmy Clausen's helmet hit the ground for the sixth and final time on Saturday, there's only one thought that could have been running through his mind:"What did I ...

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