1. College Football 2009 Preseason "Top" 10 Rankings

    College football has a million preseason rankings. While they should not exist, they do. So, I will present to you the "top" 10 college football teams this season...

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  2. Jacksonville State, North Dakota State Shock College Softball

    North Dakota State University is just five years removed from the NCAA Division II softball championship tournament. Now the Lady Bison are headed for the NCAA Division I super regionals...

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  3. Tennessee Valley Vipers Use The 'Force' vs. Oklahoma City

    Tennessee Valley was dominant in all parts of Saturday night's battle with Oklahoma City.The Vipers improved to 6-2 on the year and have now won five straight and six in a row at home dating back to last season...

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  4. The 10 Worst Sports Uniforms of All Time

    Baseball has seen its bad uniforms. Basketball has seen some bad, but not awful. Every soccer uniform is horrendous. Hockey had its share of terrible ones. Football has not seen a whole lot, but No...

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  5. Yard Dawgz Provide Offensive Threat to Vipers

    Last week Tennessee Valley struggled to find a way to put some distance between them and the Corpus Christi Sharks. The Sharks held tough throughout the game, but the Vipers defense stepped up in the 44-36 win...

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  6. Vipers Hit the Road with Win Streak in Hand

    Three weeks ago, Tennessee Valley quarterback Kevin Eakin vowed to stop trying not to make mistakes and just play his game...

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  7. College Football—What Happened to the Greatest Sport on Earth?

    Somewhere between sports and religion lies college football. Persons few and far between may disagree, but 95,722 Ohio State fans would go along with my assertion, That's how many people showed up to watch the glorified practice held at The Shoe...

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  8. Tennesse Valley Vipers Silence South Georgia Wildcats

    The mission was for the Tennessee Valley Vipers to win their third contest in a row and silence the defending south division champion, South Georgia Wildcats.It did not take long for the Vipers to do both...

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  9. Vipers Look to Avenge Loss vs. South Georgia

    Kevin Eakin was not happy after the performance he and the Tennessee Valley Vipers put together in Albany, Georgia, three weeks ago.Tennessee Valley (3-2) was held to a season low 33 points last time these two teams locked horns...

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  10. Michael Vick Offered Spot On Minor League Roster

    Michael Vick probably had no idea that he had been offered the contract. The owner of the Albany Firebirds of the af2, the developmental league for the suspended Arena Football League, claims he did not even know about the contract offer...

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  11. af2's Tennessee Valley Vipers Seek Back to Back Wins vs. Florida Firecats

    Tennessee Valley's short season thus far has seen its ups and downs. The Vipers are 2-2 on the year and have alternated winning and losing each week. Florida comes into tonight's contest with a 2-2 record as well, but the Firecats have won two straight...

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  12. A Milestone Game Approaches for an Af2 fan

    Saturday night in Huntsville, Alabama, will be a milestone night for me. Why will Saturday matter to me so much? I am an af2 fan, and I have been for most of my life.I went to my first af2 game when I was 13 years old...

    Chris Yow Written by Chris Yow about over 5 years ago 67 reads 0 comments

  13. Tennessee Valley—Arkansas: Vipers Right the Shipp

    Larry Shipp's first time on an arena football field is what most football players dream about. Starting for the first time this season in the place of Bradly Chavez at wide receiver, ...

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  14. Vipers Travel To Take On Twisters

    Coming off another disappointing performance by the Tennessee Valley Vipers offense and special teams, quarterback Kevin Eakin blames himself for the poor play as of late...

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  15. Arena Football: Vipers-Wildcats Vie for Division Lead

    Picking up where the series left off, the Tennessee Valley Vipers and the South Georgia Wildcats find themselves in a familiar situation: competing for the lead in the af2's American Conference South Division...

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  16. Tennessee Valley-Quad City: Vipers Dismantle Steamwheelers

    Tennessee Valley's championship celebration and player intros may have taken longer than expected, but the defending af2 chamipions made quick work of the Quad City Steamwheelers in Saturday's 74-20 win in their home opener...

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  17. It Will Be a "Banner Night" for Vipers

    Tennessee Valley will open up the home schedule of the 2009 af2 season on Saturday night. The visitors will be from the Quad Cities, based in Moline, IL. I don't think the Steamwheelers will be driving John Deere tractors down, however...

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  18. Tennessee Valley-Green Bay: Turnovers Doom Vipers

    It was the first snap of the season and Tennessee Valley center Lance Ancar had prepared all camp for this moment. "Hut!" Fumble! Green Bay recovers. The tale of the tape is that Tennessee Valley had three turnovers and Green Bay committed just one...

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  19. The Tennessee Valley Vipers take on the Green Bay Blizzard in af2

    Tennessee Valley will begin their quest of defending their 2008 Arena Cup championship on the road this season. It will mark the first time the Vipers have started their season away from the ...

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  20. AF2 Season Set to Kick Off

    Just around the corner is the upcoming 2009 af2 season. With the opening game tonight, the af2 will kick off what is sure to be a great 10th anniversary season...

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  21. Vipers' Roster Shaping Up

    Just a couple weeks into 2009, the Tennessee Valley Vipers have some of the most important figures from the defending Arena Cup championship team signed and returning for another run at the title...

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  22. So You Think You Can Start a Football League?

    Michael Vick—do not lie to me and tell me you think he deserves a second chance. Nobody thinks Vick deserves a second chance. Except maybe somebody in the upstart United Football League...

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  23. College Football's Top Five Bowls That Intrigue the True Fan

    College football's bowls are the most intriguing games of the year. These games put teams against one another in matchups that normally you would never see. The best games will not be the BCS game...

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  24. Alabama Coming Around, Full Circle

    The 2008 version of the Alabama Crimson Tide is eerily similar to the last Crimson Tide team to visit the SEC title game undefeated. In 1992, Alabama had a football team that was not the most talented, or the most heralded team in the country...

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  25. Arena Cup Champions

    Backup quarterback Tony Colston led the Vipers on a 4-play 39 yard drive in overtime and capped it off with a three yard rush on a two-point conversion to lead the Tennessee Valley Vipers to a 56-55 win over the home standing Spokane Shock in Arena Cup 9.

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