1. Buffalo Bills: What to Expect from Mario Williams in Week 1?

    The Buffalo Bills made key upgrades in the offseason which was highlighted by the signing of elite defensive end Mario Williams to a six-year, $100 million deal...

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  2. Deutsche Bank Championship 2012 May Determine PGA Player of the Year

    If Tiger Woods or Rory McIlroy can unseat current Deutsche Bank Championship 2012 leader Louis Oosthuizen , he will have made a strong argument for the PGA Player of the Year award...

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  3. 5 Most Surprising Games of College Football Week 1

    The college football season is underway, and we've already been hit with some great games. We're bound for a surprise or two each week, but Week 1 of the season brought out all the stops...

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  4. NFL Predictions: 5 Under-the-Radar Rookies Who Will Surprise in 2012

    Pull out the chips and dip, order some wings and hold the napkins, because the 2012-2013 NFL season is a mere three days away. Preseason and training camp have come and gone. Players and coaches have done their homework...

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  5. Baltimore Ravens: Why Ray Lewis Is Team's Most Important Veteran

    Over the past decade plus, the Baltimore Ravens have been one of the more consistent teams in the NFL , beginning with their Super Bowl victory in 2000...

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  6. NBA Power Rankings: Who's Ready to Challenge Heat as Offseason Winds Down

    We're now into the late summer days of August, and NBA fans have finally accepted the fact that King James and the Miami Heat are NBA champions. But buckle up your seat belts because the 2012-2013 campaign is going to be another wild ride...

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  7. Miami Dolphins: How High-Profile Preseason Proved Joe Philbin Is a Perfect Fit

    Joe Philbin was aware of the situation he was entering when he beat out interim head coach Todd Bowles and Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy for the head coaching position with the Miami Dolphins ...

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  8. Fantasy Football Sleepers 2012: 5 Late-Round Receivers Worth Snatching Up

    A late round fantasy draft pick can define a team. Depending on the scoring system implemented in your league, the wide receiver position can be extremely valuable...

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  9. Roger Federer: Predicting Fed-Ex's Path to US Open Final

    Roger Federer will be eager and well-rested when the U.S. Open kicks off from the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, NY on Monday...

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  10. New England Patriots Sign Jeff Demps, but Will He Play?

    He already has an Olympic medal under his belt, and will now be vying for a Super Bowl title come February. Jeff Demps is officially a New England Patriot...

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  11. Tiger Woods: What the 2012 Barclays Tourney Could Mean for the Struggling Star

    The PGA Tour's FedEx Cup playoff begins this Thursday with the Barclays, and Tiger Woods will attempt to pave his way back to the No. 1 spot in golf...

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  12. Boston Red Sox: Is It Time to Focus on the New England Patriots?

    Whether it's the Boston Red Sox or the New England Patriots , the Boston Celtics or the Boston Bruins, Beantown has become accustomed to success...

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  13. WWE Summerslam 2012 Matches: Ranking Best Matches to See

    For some, the Super Bowl is the pinnacle of the sports season. Or maybe the World Series or the Stanley Cup...

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  14. Fantasy Football Picks 2012: 10 Easy Picks to Dominate Your League

    It's better than Christmas, better than every Friday at 5 PM, and better than a double bacon cheeseburger with lettuce and tomato: it's fantasy football season! With training camps ...

    Ben Stepansky Written by Ben Stepansky about almost 2 years ago 23,291 reads 10 comments

  15. Boston Celtics: Why Jared Sullinger Will Have Biggest Impact Out of Rookie Class

    On draft day, Jared Sullinger waited and waited until he got the call from the Boston Celtics that the team had selected him with the 21st overall pick...

    Ben Stepansky Written by Ben Stepansky about almost 2 years ago 2,508 reads 10 comments

  16. 6 Reasons the Boston Red Sox Can Save Their Season

    With 46 games left in the season, the Boston Red Sox have a better chance than ever to make the playoffs. Critics and fans may not think so, but the Red Sox players and their managerial staff, especially Bobby Valentine, certainly do...

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  17. PGA Championship 2012: Why Rory McIlroy Is the Next Tiger Woods

    The player dominating the field at the 2012 PGA Championship at Kiawah Island on Sunday was wearing his Sunday red, a benchmark for many golf fans over the past decade and a half...

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  18. Closing Ceremonies 2012: Latest Buzz on Flag-Bearers

    It is a considerable honor to be named the country's flag-bearer during the closing ceremonies of the Olympics , an event celebrating the great achievements of the world's greatest athletes...

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  19. Usain Bolt: What He Has Left to Prove in 2016

    Flash Gordon wore red and gold. Usain Bolt wears green and yellow. That's where the distinction ends. Bolt has wowed the world again in the 2012 Summer Olympics , winning three ...

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  20. Seattle Seahawks Training Camp: Opinion on the Latest News and Buzz

    The crafty mastermind, Pete Carroll, is at it again, orchestrating a team of misfits and hopefuls. You might recognize the names of some of the misfits. Does Terrell Owens , Braylon Edwards or Kellen Winslow ring a bell? I thought so...

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  21. Boston Red Sox: 5 Reasons an Epic AL East Comeback Isn't Possible

    I've always been a believer. Then again, when one lives his entire life rooting for a team that has broken his heart countless times, the believing nearly becomes routine...

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  22. Olympic Basketball Schedule 2012: Previewing & Predicting Quarterfinal Matchups

    Preliminary games are over, and the quarterfinal games are set. We had a surprise performance from Russia who played tough enough to win Group B, and some expected play from powerhouse ...

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  23. Why the Boston Red Sox Still Love Jon Lester

    Jon Lester 's record sits at 5-8, but let me tell you why one win this week can change his entire season. Boston Red Sox fans are loyal. Very loyal...

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