1. Marquette Reportedly Hires Wojciechowski as Head Coach

    According to reports from ESPN’s Jeff Goodman , the Marquette Golden Eagles have hired Duke associate head coach Steve Wojciechowski as their 17th head basketball coach in program history...

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  2. 2013 NFL Quarterback Rankings: 24-17

    Part 2 of my quarterback rankings is here. This segment will break down quarterbacks 24 to 17. Here's a recap of quarterbacks 32-25. 32. Matt Schaub and Case Keenum 31. Jason Campbell and Brandon Weeden 30...

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  3. 2013 NFL Quarterback Rankings: 32-25

    The NFL is rapidly evolving into a quarterback league, but that does not mean a franchise needs to find the next pocket passer to get to the Super Bowl. See the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers as examples of the detour to success...

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  4. Marquette Basketball Tries to Ride Momentum Against Villanova

    Saturday’s Big East matchup between the Marquette Golden Eagles and Villanova Wildcats at the BMO Harris Bradley Center will feature two teams coming off of very different performances...

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  5. Big East Power Rankings Going into Conference Play

    The inaugural season of the reformed Big East conference is nearing as teams wrap up their non-conference schedules over the weekend...

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  6. Marquette Throttles IUPUI for First Victory in 2 Weeks

    It had been since Nov. 29 since the Marquette Golden Eagles left an arena as the winner. Marquette had two straight losses to San Diego State at the Honda Center in the championship ...

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  7. Marquette Basketball: Unfulfilling West Coast Trip Shows Strides of Improvement

    The Marquette Golden Eagles (5-3) entered Tempe, Ariz. with a lot of questions but walked out of Anaheim with some important answers...

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  8. Marquette Basketball 2013-14 Preview: Posts Must Overcome Changing of the Guard

    Predicted Record: 23-8 (13-5) Big East Finish: First NCAA Tournament Result: Sweet 16 Marquette has what I call a plethora of posts with Davante Gardner, Chris Otule , Jamil Wilson, Steve Taylor and others...

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  9. Who Are the Golden Eagles Looking Forward to Playing the Most in New Big East?

    The 2013 season will be the first season of the reformed Big East conference. The conference consists of the "Catholic Seven," from the disbanded Big East, along with newcomers Xavier, Creighton and Butler...

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  10. Marquette Media Day Takeaways: Golden Eagles Ready for New Challenges

    MILWAUKEE, WI—Buzz Williams got the 2013-14 Marquette season underway on a critical note. In his media day press conference, Williams explained that his team—which was ...

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  11. NHL 2013-14 Regular Season and Stanley Cup Preview and Predictions

    The NHL season is finally back and with a new season comes new predictions! Can the Chicago Blackhawks become the first team to repeat as Stanley Cup champions since the 1997-98 ...

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  12. NY Daily News Report: Jets Could Be Moving on from Mark Sanchez

    According to a report from Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News , the New York Jets may be giving Geno Smith the starting duties permanently, thus ending the Mark Sanchez era...

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  13. Alex Rodriguez Has Helped New York Yankees Climb Back into Wild-Card Race

    You can say what you want about Alex Rodriguez : He's a cheater, a liar, a thief in some respects. I've even heard the word "bum" used to describe his overall nature...

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  14. AFC South Division Preview

    The AFC South was one of the weakest divisions in the NFL last season. The Houston Texans were the class of the division for the second straight season, posting a 12-4 record and edging out the Indianapolis Colts for the division title...

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  15. Jets Name Sanchez Starter for Friday Night; Smith Could See First-Team Reps

    After pleading with fans to quit booing Mark Sanchez at training camp , Rex Ryan has named Sanchez his starter for Friday night's preseason opener against the Detroit Lions , according to a tweet from ESPN's Rich Cimini ...

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  16. Marquette Basketball: 2013 Non-Conference Schedule Outlook

    It is only August, but it's never too early to speculate about schedules. Marquette's schedule certainly has its share of easy wins, but it also has its share of season-defining games...

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  17. NFC South Division Preview and Prediction

    The NFC South was one of the least competitive divisions during the 2012 season, despite the amount of talent present. The Atlanta Falcons won the division by six games with a 13-3 record and were the class of the conference...

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  18. Yankees Trade Deadline: What to Expect When You're Expecting

    With less than 10 days until the trade deadline, the New York Yankees continue to hover above .500, but are seven games back in the AL East and 3.5 games behind the Orioles for the second wild card spot ...

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  19. New York Jets May Use Geno Smith in a Tim Tebow Role

    According to a report from ESPN's Rich Cimini , the New York Jets are considering putting rookie quarterback Geno Smith in a role similar to the one that Tim Tebow played in his brief stint with the Jets...

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  20. Chicago Blackhawks: 'Hawks Re-Sign Handzus and Rozsival but Lose Ray Emery

    The first day of NHL free agency was a day of gain and loss for the Chicago Blackhawks. General manager Stan Bowman re-signed veterans Michal Handzus and Michal Rozsival to one and ...

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  21. Marquette Basketball: Golden Eagles Nab 4-Star Recruit Malek Harris

    After reaping in an impressive 2013 recruiting class that features three ESPN Top 100 players, Buzz Williams has landed his first commitment in the 2014 group...

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  22. Chicago Blackhawks' Top 8 Moments of the 2013 Season

    On Monday night the Chicago Blackhawks finished off one of the most successful seasons in the history of the NHL . Chicago's road to the championship ultimately ended just as expected, in thrilling fashion...

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  23. New York Jets Invite Kellen Winslow and Mike Sims-Walker to Minicamp

    According to Brian Kotloff of Sports Illustrated , the New York Jets have extended invitations to tight end Kellen Winslow and wide receiver Mike Sims-Walker for a tryout at minicamp this week...

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  24. Chicago Blackhawks: 5 Things the Hawks Must Improve on to Beat Detroit

    For the first time in the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs, and perhaps all season, the Chicago Blackhawks are facing a heavy dose of adversity...

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  25. New York Jets: Geno Smith's Character Could Lead to His Downfall

    It has been a tumultuous couple of days for Geno Smith and his PR team. Days after falling to the second round and being drafted by the New York Jets, Smith fired his agents Jeff ...

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