1. Jayson Werth Isn't the First OF the Philadelphia Phillies Have Had to Replace

    Jayson Werth became a fan favorite in his four seasons with the Phillies, be it because of his great production on the field, his blue-collar attitude and hard work, or his beard...

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  2. NFL Week 13 Predictions: Division Rivals Settle the Top of the Standings

    It’s December and teams are in the final stretch, fighting for the playoffs. Week 13 brings a number of games with huge playoff implications. A big Sunday afternoon game will be Atlanta against Tampa Bay...

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  3. Brandi Chastain B/R Interview: The Most Exciting Players To Watch

    Brandi Chastain can’t get enough of soccer. Her tenure with the United States National Team ended in 2004, but she continued to play in Women’s Professional Soccer ...

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  4. Brandi Chastain B/R Interview: State of Women's Soccer

    On July 10, 1999 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, the United States Women’s National soccer team beat China in a penalty shootout to win the Women’s World Cup...

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  5. NFL Week 12 Picks: Why Is Arizona Vs. San Francisco on Monday Night Football?

    Happy Thanksgiving everybody! I understand Thanksgiving means three games are off the slate to choose from, but how did the NFL fans get stuck with San Francisco-Arizona as ...

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  6. 2010 MLS Expansion Draft: One Player Each Team Will Definitely Lose

    Now that the 2010 season is over, two new teams—the Portland Timbers and Vancouver Whitecaps—have officially joined MLS. They’ll get to build their teams through the 2010 MLS Expansion Draft on Wednesday...

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  7. Jimmie Johnson Displays Winning Characteristics in Fifth Sprint Cup Title

    Jimmie Johnson won his fifth straight NASCAR Sprint Cup championship. Not only is it a milestone victory, but everyone can take something away from what Johnson did in order to keep the streak alive...

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  8. MLS Cup: Five Things We Learned From Sunday's Title Tilt

    The 2010 version of the MLS Cup may not have been glamorous, but it was certainly thrilling to the end. The Colorado Rapids came from behind to beat FC Dallas in overtime 2-1, and Rapids forward Conor Casey was named the game’s MVP...

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  9. Conor Casey and Heath Pearce: Snubbed US Internationals Lead Clubs to MLS Cup

    The 2010 World Cup in Africa was where every professional soccer player wanted to be this summer. Colorado Rapids’ forward Conor Casey and FC Dallas’ defender Heath ...

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  10. FC Dallas: Playing For MLS Cup, What a Difference a Defense Makes

    Last year, FC Dallas scored the most goals in Major League Soccer (50), yet they also gave up the most goals in the league (47). All that offensive firepower couldn’t save them as they finished a point shy of the playoffs...

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  11. NFL Week 11 Picks: New England Patriots Top Indianapolis Colts in Heated Rivalry

    It’s Week 11 and all the bye weeks are over, so there is a full slate of NFL games this weekend and every weekend here on out. The Sunday and Monday night games should be exciting...

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  12. Tom Brady: Is He the NFL's Most Underappreciated Player?

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was in destroy mode Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers...

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  13. NFL Week 10 Picks: Minnesota Vikings Continue Winning Ways Against Chicago Bears

    Late in the fourth quarter, the Vikings were down by 14 and it looked like the season was about to finally crash down on them...

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  14. Oguchi Onyewu Has Practice Field Fight, Gets Mean Again

    At the beginning of the summer of 2009, Oguchi Onyewu was enjoying a wildly successful soccer career. He was a mainstay in the U.S. Men’s National Team starting defense, and he completed a transfer to Italian giants AC Milan...

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  15. New England Patriots: Has Tom Brady Ever Fully Recovered from His Knee Injury?

    No matter how much Bill Belichick preaches that no one individual is greater than the team, Tom Brady is the face of the New England Patriots ...

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  16. NFL Week 9 Picks: Miami To Win on the Road Again

    The season is half over. And as the calendar turns into November, teams are getting serious about their playoff aspirations. Teams at the top of the standings are out to prove their dominance...

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  17. Randy Moss: Bill Belichick Saw Something We Didn't When He Traded Moss

    When the New England Patriots and Bill Belichick traded away Randy Moss , many were up in arms. The best deep threat in the game was gone. Could any young receivers step up? Defenses didn’t have to double Moss anymore...

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  18. New England Patriots: Big Pass Rush Needed Against Vikings, Brett Favre

    In the New England Patriots ’ Week 8 showdown against the Minnesota Vikings , all eyes will be on Randy Moss , who makes his return to Gillette Stadium after being traded in Week 5...

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  19. NFL Week 8 Picks: New Orleans Saints Will Defeat Pittsburgh Steelers

    Week 8 has a plethora of storylines that should make for an interesting Halloween weekend. The Broncos and 49ers play in the annual London game. Randy Moss returns to New England...

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  20. NFL Week 7 Picks: Dallas Cowboys to Overcome Stupidity, Beat New York Giants

    Helmet-to-helmet hits have been the talk of the NFL this week. Both offense and defense feel the league is being too harsh...

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  21. Helmet-to-Helmet Hits Have Devastating Effect on Everyone and Need To Go

    After this weekend’s NFL games and a slew of hard hits, the NFL and the media are ablaze. Thanks to Brandon Meriweather, Dunta Robinson and James Harrison the NFL is changing its policy again...

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  22. New England Patriots: Bill Belichick Vindicated With Win Over Baltimore Ravens

    Yes, the most die-hard of New England Patriots fans have put their entire trust in Bill Belichick over the years and do not question him. But they aren’t in the majority...

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  23. NFL Week 6 Picks: Titans Beat Jaguars in AFC South Monday Night Matchup

    Parity is paramount in the NFL 2010 season. It’s Week 6 and no team is undefeated. A team vying for the division championship traded its top wide receiver and still intends to contend...

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  24. Who's Next To Debut For the United States Men's National Team?

    One of the more positive things that Bob Bradley did in his first four years as manager of the U.S. National Team was to expand the player pool...

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  25. NFL Week 5 Picks: Kansas City Chiefs Will Remain Unbeaten

    One unbeaten left. And boy do they have a challenge waiting for them. In order to avoid a blemish in their record, the Kansas City Chiefs will have to go to Indianapolis and beat the Colts, usually the epitome of success in the league...

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