1. The NFL's Good, Bad, and Ugly: Week Nine

    As sports fans, we are prone to bursts of emotional rampage. We are allowed to let a big loss ruin our entire weekend and have our significant others understand...

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  2. The Weekly Pepper Doubleheader: Week One Fantasy Pickups

    Welcome to part two of my fantasy doubleheader. Yesterday, we discussed the untradeable players of the 2009 fantasy season. Today, I'll kick some knowledge on the Week One pickups that could change your team...

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  3. The Weekly Pepper Doubleheader: The Fantasy Untradeables

    I'll be conducting a fantasy doubleheader this week due to the importance of Week One. You ever have a group of friends, perhaps seven or eight guys? This is your crew. You guys do everything together: Football games, trips to Vegas, drinking nights, etc.

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  4. Monday Night Lights: Raiders, Bills Gain from Loss

    Buffalo fans and Oakland fans don't have much in common. One's East Coast, the other West Coast. Buffalo fans carry an innocuous blue collar sentimentality to them, while the Oakland fan base ...

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  5. Bleacher Report Debate: Brady Quinn vs. Derek Anderson

    This debate between myself and The Long Island Sound will be featured on InsidetheGridiron.com. A football website brought to you by Bleacher Report's own "The Rant...

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  6. The Weekly Pepper: How to Manage the Early Weeks of the Fantasy Season

    It's been nearly seven months since the end of the Super Bowl and an even longer wait since the more important championship game. Your fantasy league's...

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  7. The Future of An Ideal World: 2009 NFL Quarterback Battles

    Sitting in front of you are two girls. One was salacious and good-looking. She might have been beautiful once, but age and gravity have come into play and she is showing signs of wear and tear...

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  8. My Bleacher Report Pact: No More NFL Offseason

    The NFL is a crazy place. This much we know. The 2009 off-season tells us as much. We've had a Falcon escaping jail, this time without his snowman. We've had a Titan taken before his time...

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  9. Savior: The Minnesota Vikings and Brett Favre Saga's Happy Ending

    sav⋅ior (n.)—1. A person who saves, rescues or delivers. The word savior has become common hyperbole in sports circles, right up there with war metaphors and pop culture references...

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  10. Opening Day In The Premiership:The Good,The Bad, and Aston Villa

    The Good To anyone doubting the validity of Arsenal...Thomas Vermaelen says "hello." Even without his stellar header in the latter portions of the first half, Thomas Vermaelen was the man of the match...

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  11. Eagles Flying Higher: Sign Michael Vick To Two-Year Deal.

    CBS has confirmed that the much talked about Michael Vick saga has come to an end. Minutes ago, the Philadelphia Eagles signed the mercurial superstar to a two-year deal; one that lasts just as long as starting quarterback Donovan Mcnabb's...

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  12. The Red Sox Have The Green Monster; The Yankees Have The Blue Midget

    Forget PEDs. Forget steroids, and hormoned accelerated, testosterone boosted, pregnancy pausing athletes. There is a bigger advantage throughout sports, and that is because only a select few teams are allowed to have it...

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  13. Weekly Pepper: Steve Slaton Is 2009's Fantasy Steal

    Welcome to the Weekly Pepper: A weekly, sometimes daily breakdown of the coming year in fantasy football. In today's edition, I will be documenting the biggest steal of this year's fantasy football season...

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  14. The Weekly Pepper: Larry Fitzgerald is 2009's Biggest Fantasy Bust

    Welcome to the Weekly Pepper: A daily breakdown of the coming year in fantasy football. In today's edition, I will be documenting the biggest bust of this year's fantasy football season...

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  15. Favre Says No, But If Vick Says Yes:The Greatest Madden Team Ever

    Like it or not, this is the summer of Michael Vick. If you are a member of P.E.T.A, then you will be spending the upcoming football season petitioning and protesting outside of an NFL stadium—better pray he doesn't go to Buffalo fellas...

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  16. Mock Draft Day Two: Searching the Fantasy Football Metagame

    In my last Mock Draft article I took a look at popular going-ons in the fantasy football world, and gave advice about why doing as many mock drafts as humanly possible is a fantastic thing...

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  17. Five Steps To Becoming The "Heel" of Your Fantasy League

    I have spent my entire life a die-hard fan of wrestling. I can't help it. While my friends have "grown out of it", I stay a faithful and utterly engaged smark...

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  18. Coincidence: The Mysticism of Terrell Owens

    co⋅in⋅ci⋅dence [koh-in-si-duhns] NOUN 1. a striking occurrence of two or more events at one time apparently by mere chance: Our meeting in Venice was pure coincidence...

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  19. Mock Fantasy Draft: Day 1

    It's official. I'm in full on fantasy football mode. I can't eat, sleep, or write articles without thinking about fantasy football. I've created a league for my fraternity. I've created a league for some online friends...

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  20. Oguchi Onyewu to AC Milan: The Steal of the Transfer Season

    AC Milan supporters can flip those frowns into smiles. No, Oguchi Onyewu is no Kaka. But what he is, is a world class defender that the team so desperately needed with the retirement of captain Paulo Maldini...

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  21. Fantasy Breakdown Day Two: The Philadelphia Eagles

    Don't take Kickers until the last round. Don't take Minnesota receivers. If a player is in the NFC North and plays the Lions twice, he should be taken a round early. These are a few of fantasy football's "unwritten rules"...

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  22. Calvin Pace: Fall of a Veteran, Rise of a Rookie

    Not so much a fall as it was a short stumble. Calvin Pace was suspended for four games due to breaking the league's substance abuse policy...

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  23. 2009 NFL Preview: Sophomore Running Backs

    (This and all subsequent articles will now be available on InsidetheGridiron.com, a new website created by BleacherReport's own "The Rant") The year 2008 was a precocious one for professional(and fantasy) football to say the least...

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  24. 2009: The Greatest Sports Year Ever

    (Pictured above are the Arsenal Youth Team celebrating a win over the Liverpool Youth Team. They would go on to win the youth league crown.) For me, this has been the best year in sports...

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  25. Fantasy Breakdown Day 1: The Dallas Cowboys

    Hello, and welcome to Day 1 of my fantasy breakdown. I will be profiling each of the 32 NFL teams based on my personal fantasy projections. The teams will be broken down into 5 categories A...

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