1. The 6th Man and Generating Offense Without Steph Curry

    The sixth man is a funny concept. The NBA defines the sixth man of the year as “the league's most valuable player for his team coming off the bench as a substitute...

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  2. Oregon State Beavers Quarterback Commit, Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Rivals three-star quarterback James Pensyl, an Oregon State commit out of Land O'Lakes, Florida, plunged the recruiting world head-first into the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) ...

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  3. Quarterback Sean Mannion Evolving into Bigger Vocal Leader

    Sean Mannion approached a group of reporters following the first day of fall camp and apologized for his voice sounding a bit hoarse.....

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  4. Mark Banker Believes Bright Ugwoegbu Has 'A Bright Future'

    Mark Banker couldn't resist the cliché. When asked about linebacker Bright Ugwoegbu after practice Wednesday, Oregon State's defensive coordinator smirked and said, "Bright has a bright future...

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  5. Offense Making Strides as Fall Camp Continues

    With nine days to go before Utah's season opener against Idaho State, the offense is starting to take shape as the team feels more comfortable with the increased tempo and individual roles...

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  6. Few Worries Despite Lack of Big Names on Ute Defensive Line

    Throughout the years, Utah football has been known for its strong defensive line and a proclivity for producing NFL defensive linemen.....

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  7. Utah Football: Troy McCormick Adds Depth to the Utes' Backfield

    The Utes kickoff their 2014 season next week and when they hit the field Utah will have a three-headed force running the football.....

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  8. Utah's Hatfield Wants to Do It All: Offense, Defense, Special Teams

    Versatile sophomore Dominique Hatfield shares a special bond with Utah cornerbacks coach Sharrieff Shah. They're from the same neighborhood in Los Angeles, an area that Shah knows as a place where kids have a lot to overcome...

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  9. ASU Freshman DT Tashon Smallwood Has Chance to Be 'Special'

    As Arizona State coach Todd Graham raved about Tashon Smallwood's practice Wednesday morning, the freshman defensive lineman was doing up-downs on the field turf inside ASU's practice bubble...

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  10. ASU Football: Sun Devils Testing Waters with Different Linebackers

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  11. Pac-12 Coaches Describe Team in One Word

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  12. UofL Still Awaiting Word from the NCAA Regarding Freshman Jaylen Johnson

    The Louisville basketball program is currently in a situation that they're all too familiar with. With just days until the 2014 fall semester begins, Rick Pitino is still waiting ...

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  13. Will 2015 Be the Year Habs End Stanley Cup Drought?

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  14. Toronto Maple Leafs Preview: 2014-2015 Line Combinations

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  15. Under Tim Leiwekes Watch, Maple Leafs Went Through Huge...

    Tim Leiweke has already brought about directional changes for the Toronto Maple Leafs in terms of philosophy and personnel, and that course is expected to continue after he exits MLSE next June...

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  16. Replacing Dockett Will Be a Family Affair

    Day 1 of life without Darnell Dockett dawned Wednesday at University of Phoenix Stadium with plenty of laments and praise for the Cardinals ' injured defensive captain.....

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  17. Forbes: Larry Fitzgerald Among Most Overpaid Players in NFL

    Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald will receive approximately $1 million per game this season -- not to undermine the hundreds of hours of preparation put in during ...

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  18. Arizona Cardinals Release DT Anthony McCloud

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  19. Numeric Narratives: Terrence Ross and the Context of Development

    Returning almost the exact same roster for next season, the Toronto Raptors are counting on improvement from internal development. How does Terrence Ross fit into that equation?....

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  20. Is Washington Wizards' John Wall the League's Next Superstar?

    Washington Wizards ' point guard John Wall took a leap last year, helping lead the Wizards back to the postseason and a five-game series victory over the Chicago Bulls in the first ...

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  21. Washington Wizards: Realistic Expectations for 2014-15

    The Washington Wizards won 44 games last season, their highest win total since the 2004-05 season. With another year of experience under the belt for a dynamic backcourt in John ...

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  22. Humphries, Fancy Stats, and Why the Wizards Chose Right in Free Agency

    The Washington Wizards , somehow, landed one of the NBA 's top rebounders over the past four seasons this summer to come off their bench in 2014-15.....

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  23. Wizards' Otto Porter and Glen Rice Jr. Will Compete for Playing Time...

    For one month earlier this summer, Wizards forwards Otto Porter Jr. and Glen Rice Jr. spent a couple of hours a day working on the Verizon Center practice floor...

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  24. Seahawks Using Tony McDaniel's Versatility

    Red Bryant was a unique defensive lineman for the Seattle Seahawks , a huge man with a defensive tackle's mentality and ability who could play outside at defensive end.....

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  25. Paul Richardson Zooms Past Doubters, Everyone Else for Seahawks

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