1. 3,000 Couldn't Be Sweeter for Yankees Captain Jeter

    When it comes to seizing a moment, it’s hard to beat Derek Jeter . Criticism was swirling, calls mounting for him to be moved to eighth in the order in the midst of the chase for a historic milestone...

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  2. Boise State Football: The BCS House

    In college, one of the basics to learn is how to crash a party. It’s not necessarily about people knowing you but you knowing enough people to finagle your way in...

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  3. Brett Favre: The Boy Who Cried Retirement

    Brett Favre is always lauded for the "boyish" attitude with which he plays the game. You know, that good 'ol gun slinging, shovel passing reckless abandonment, the type that leads to moments like this ...

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  4. 2010 NBA Free Agency: LeBron James Chooses Miami Heat Childishly

    As the three top free agents, 25, 26, and 28 years old, respectively, sat in the midst of the party at American Airlines Arena, they looked like a bunch of 18-year-olds. They didn't just get an invitation to their first college party...

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  5. FIFA World Cup 2010: The U.S. Cup Journey Through a Romantic Lense

    The old cliche says "the thrill of the chase is always better than the catch." In South Africa, the U.S. soccer team was that guy you couldn't help but root for, chasing after the ...

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  6. 2010 NBA Finals Tribute: Top Game 7s of the Past Two Decades

    Later tonight the Celtics and Lakers will square off at the Staples Center in game seven of the NBA Finals. There's always a special aura to these seventh symphonies, where everything is on the line and a champion will be crowned...

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  7. Armando Galarraga and Jim Joyce: Nobody's Perfect

    "Nobody's perfect." It’s what Armando Galarraga said in his post-game interview. On a night when everything Galarraga did on the mound was perfect, it was a terrible instance of imperfection that shattered his perfection...

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  8. NCAA Tournament Top 8 Elite Eight Games of the Past Eight Years

    We're just one set of games away from being down to the final eight, where teams are one win away from reaching their Final Four dreams. The following Elite Eight duels have produced some heart wrenching, unforgettable outcomes...

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  9. The Breakdown: Week 1, Mark Sanchez & 3rd Down

    It is difficult to pinpoint just one positive aspect of Sunday’s 24-7 Jets win over the Houston Texans.There was a defense that blitzed and an offensive line that provided ample protection...

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  10. Warning Minnesota Vikings Fans: Don't Be Burned by Brett Favre

    It happened to me. Just last summer and fall actually. I bought a No. 4 Brett Favre jersey. I bought a "Jet Favre" shirt. I even got a Favre hat. And then he burned me. Now, I would like to burn his memorabilia, currently thrown in the back of my closet..

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  11. NFL Preseason Games You Should Watch

    Another page in the calendar flipped and August is here. With this annual return of the dog days of summer also comes the return of NFL football. Yeah, the preseason is watered down action, where starters sometimes play no more than a few series...

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  12. 2009 MLB's Best Setup Men

    You always hear about closers, such as Mariano Rivera, and their number of saves. You don’t often hear about the guys who work the inning or two before the 9th, who hold down the lead and give the marquee names a chance to do their job...

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  13. Please Go Far, Favre Away

    To express my opinions of the Brett Favre saga, I was not sure what would be the best format. Until it hit me; everyone loves fan mail. Well, maybe this isn't exactly fan mail... Dear Mr...

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  14. Sanchez Brings California Gold Rush of Expectations

    Forty years…four decades since Broadway Joe Namath led the Jets to a Super Bowl championship.Richard Todd, Ken O’Brien, Browning Nagle, Boomer Esiason, Neil O’Donnell, ...

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