1. Fabio Grosso Left Out Of World Cup: What It Tells Us About Lippi

    Marcello Lippi made two cuts from his provisional Italian squad of 30 players. One was Antonio Candreva, who is a young talented player, but is probably not ready to compete on the world’s biggest stage...

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  2. Who Italy Should Bring to the World Cup (Final Update)

    Originally after the Confederations Cup, I wrote an article about the players that I believe should be brought by Italy to the World Cup. This is my final update of the original list before the World Cup...

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  3. What Milan Needs to Do to Become World Class Again

    Anyone who watched AC Milan at Old Trafford could see that their once great squad has aged a great deal in the past few years and as they are currently constructed they struggle to compete against top-end teams...

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  4. Who Italy Should Bring to The World Cup Part Three

      Originally after the Confederations Cup I wrote an article about the players that I believe should be brought by Italy to the World Cup.  This is my second update of the original list...

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  5. What The Steelers Need To Do This Offseason

    To say that last season was a disappointment is an understatement. The team got old before our eyes and looked disinterested in some games against “lesser” opponents...

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  6. Steelers-Vikings: Keys for the Game

    When the Pittsburgh Steelers face the Minnesota Vikings next week, it is going to be their toughest challenge of the season...

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  7. Who Italy Should Bring to The World Cup

    Originally after the Confederations Cup I wrote an article about the players that I believe should be brought by Italy to the World Cup.  Now that qualifying is done, I thought I would update my team...

    jeff  d Written by jeff d about almost 5 years ago 308 reads 6 comments

  8. Saving A.C. Milan: The Derby Fallout

    Let me be honest, the final 70 or so minutes of the Milan vs. Inter game was one of the, if not the most, pathetic showings that I have ever witnessed from Milan. Fortunately for Milan, there is still time to right the ship...

    jeff  d Written by jeff d about 5 years ago 642 reads 8 comments

  9. Why USA Soccer Can't Compete Internationally (and How to Fix It)

    The U.S. men's national soccer team has recently shown flashes of breaking through and becoming one of the top teams in the world. Then a game like USA vs. Mexico happens. There is a reason that the U...

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  10. Steelers' Offensive Line: A Change for the Better

    Over the past three years, the Steelers' offensive line's play has been, well, offensive. It hasn't struggled with inconsistency—it has been consistently horrible...

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  11. Pato and Huntelaar: The New Sheva and Pippo?

    Klaas-Jan Huntelaar appears to be the first major signing Milan has made this season. And it is a great signing. In Huntelaar, Milan has gotten the perfect complement for Alexandre Pato...

    jeff  d Written by jeff d about 5 years ago 1,501 reads 9 comments

  12. What Italy Should Do Going Into the World Cup

    At the Confederations Cup, Italy looked old, slow, and predictable. Marcelo Lippi needs to swallow his pride and call up Antonio Cassano, as well as relying more on youth...

    jeff  d Written by jeff d about 5 years ago 209 reads 2 comments

  13. What AC Milan Should Do To Become a Force Again

    There was a time where Associazione Calcio Milano was the strongest team in the world bar none. Sadly within the past five of so years the team has gotten older and not enough has been invested in the future of the club...

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