1. With crowded schedule ahead, Chelsea's fringe players must step up

    With Premier League fixtures now coming thick and fast in the always congested month of December, the need to rotate players becomes essential for Chelsea ...

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  2. 49ers Will Replace McDonald with Jerod-Eddie, Purcell

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  3. Redskins' Bashaud Breeland Gets Breathing Issue Under Control

    ASHBURN, Va. -- The feeling in his chest made it tough to breathe, so Washington Redskins rookie corner Bashaud Breeland had to bench himself for a play. The combination of cold weather and running and the excitement of a game proved too much...

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  4. Rough Starts Have Plagued Eagles Offense

    PHILADELPHIA -- The last 20 yards of a scoring drive are tough, as the Philadelphia Eagles ' red-zone problems have demonstrated all season...

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  5. What Ben McAdoo Has Learned in His 'Rookie' Year

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- We've talked a lot about the development of the New York Giants ' young players, and you know every case is different. Rookie Odell Beckham Jr. is a comet; third-year receiver Rueben Randle continues to frustrate...

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  6. Fisher Says NY Giants Are Better off Sticking with Tom Coughlin

    There are few coaches who have benefited from patience and stability more than Jeff Fisher. He survived 17 years with the Tennessee Titans/Houston Oilers...

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  7. Hankins' Improved Pass Rushing Skills Has Giants Excited for the Future

    EAST RUTHERFORD — Defensive tackles in the NFL are primarily considered run-stopping, space clogging behemoths — the grunts that do the dirty work while the more athletic defensive ends rack up the superficial stats and glory...

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  8. How Odell Beckham Completely Changed the Giants' Philosophy

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  9. For Cowboys, Pain Matters Less Than Memories

    IRVING, Texas – DeMarco Murray has looked at the play in which he broke his left hand last week against the Philadelphia Eagles and he is still not sure how it happened...

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  10. Cowboys, Scandrick Eager for Opportunity to Face Speedy Colts WR

    IRVING, TX – It's a showdown worthy of the price of admission Sunday afternoon at AT&T Stadium. It's not the Cowboys versus the Colts , and it's not Tony Romo versus Andrew Luck ...

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  11. Woman Sues Red Sox Owner over Elevator Fall

    BOSTON -- A 22-year-old woman who fell two stories down an elevator shaft at Fenway Park and was seriously injured is suing the owner of the Boston Red Sox and an elevator company...

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  12. Cora on Castillo: 'He's Not a Prima Donna'

    Alex Cora, who played 14 seasons in the big leagues, including four with the Red Sox , on Wednesday gave a strong endorsement to Rusney Castillo, the Cuban outfielder who is playing ...

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  13. New York Yankees No Longer America's Most Valuable Pro Sports Franchise

    The Yankees , all $2.5 billion of them, are no longer the wealthiest professional sports franchise in America.....

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  14. Keith Kinkaid: Small Sample Size, Great Upside?

    While he only just got his first two NHL starts, Keith Kinkaid has turned quite a few heads in his limited NHL experience. His recent play has been a great story for a team that otherwise has very little to talk about lately...

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  15. DeBoer Says Devils Are in Playoff Race

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  16. Larsson on Having the Mumps: 'The Worst Days of My Life So Far'

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  17. Vince Carter Moves into Top 25 of All-Time NBA Scoring

    Carter moved to #6 in all-time 3-point makes last week, and now he's climbed into another elite echelon of NBA history.....

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  18. Eric Fehr's Book on Bullying Selling Quickly

    Eric Fehr has no plans on being added to Oprah's Book Club, but he says sales of his children's book, “The Bulliest Dozer” have been brisk ahead of the Christmas holiday...

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  19. Carlson Could Be on Track to Become 7th Cap to Reach 50 Assists in a Season

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Sometime around Thanksgiving, John Carlson approached Todd Reirden, the assistant coach charged with guiding the Washington Capitals ' defensemen, and asked for a favor...

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  20. Harrell's Comments Reveal the Cloud of Kentucky Looming Large

    It's the same thought I've had throughout every single Louisville game. Will this work against Kentucky? I've even watched Kentucky games with a similar thought process...

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  21. An in Depth Look at Louisville's Poor Shooting Percentage

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  22. Calipari on UCLA Basketball and Bryce Alford: "He Can Do What He Wants"

    Looking ahead to Saturday's matchup against Kentucky, the coaches participated in a conference call today to discuss the game and their players and exchange the usual pleasantries....

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  23. Powell, Looney Be Taken in the First Round of the NBA Draft?

    UCLA may be starting the season a little rougher than expected, but that does not mean they are completely void of talent, especially on the offensive end...

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  24. Wild Notes: Yeo Eases Niederreiter into Bigger Roles

    Of the NHL 's top 20 goal scorers, the Wild 's Nino Niederreiter is tied for ninth with 14 goals. Yet, of those 20 scorers, Nieder­reiter is averaging the lowest average ice time per game (14 minutes, 18 seconds per game)...

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  25. Rumors Indicate Greg Schiano a Candidate at Pittsburgh

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