1. DePaul Basketball: 5 Keys to Victory Against Rutgers

    The DePaul Blue Demons will be fighting to keep their season alive as they take on the Rutgers Scarlet Knights at 9 p.m. ET Tuesday in the opening round of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden...

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  2. 6 Biggest Games Looming on Chicago Bulls' Schedule

    After starting the season 6-7, the Chicago Bulls have won eight of their past 11 games to get to 14-10 and atop the Central Division of the Eastern Conference...

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  3. 5 Most Pressing Orders of Business for Chicago Blackhawks Once NHL Lockout Ends

    Assuming a deal gets done at some point in the near future for the NHL to end the lockout, the Chicago Blackhawks will have plenty to worry about in a new season...

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  4. 4 Reasons Chicago Cubs Were Wise to Avoid Anibal Sanchez

    While the Detroit Tigers outbid the Chicago Cubs and signed right-hander Anibal Sanchez to a five-year, $80 million deal , it will prove to be a blessing that the Cubs did not end up acquiring the 28-year-old...

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  5. New York Jets: How Tim Tebow Can Help Jets Make Playoffs

    Believe it or not, the New York Jets have a legitimate shot of making the playoffs, and Tim Tebow may be the final piece in getting them there...

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  6. 5 Items on Indiana's Holiday To-Do List When Butler Comes Calling

    The top-ranked Indiana Hoosiers have a very easy schedule in December other than a big date with Butler on Dec. 15 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. The Hoosiers sit at 9-0 and are No...

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  7. 5 CFB Studs Who Could Keep Johnny Heisman from Becoming Johnny Heisman II

    Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel became the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy , beating out Notre Dame's Manti Te'o and Kansas State's Collin Klein. But it's not too early to look at some of his competitors for next year's coveted award...

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  8. SF 49ers: Colin Kaepernick Will Lead Niners to Top Seed in NFC

    It seemed like a sure bet that the Atlanta Falcons would be the top seed in the NFC. However, their recent struggles put the San Francisco 49ers not far behind, and quarterback ...

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  9. Texans vs. Patriots: Stevan Ridley Key to New England Win on Monday Night

    In a matchup of AFC powerhouses that could go a long way in determining who will get the top seed in the conference, Patriots running back Stevan Ridley is more important than ...

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  10. MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz on Top Players

    MLB 's winter meetings may be over, but the hot stove is just heating up, as buzz on some top players including Josh Hamilton, Zach Greinke and Michael Bourn continues to build...

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  11. 8 NFL Teams Facing the Toughest Offseason Decisions

    The NFL offseason is a time to rest and regroup for the next season, but it is also a time to address key decisions within an organization that will shape the franchise's direction for years to come...

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  12. 4 Reasons San Francisco Giants Can Win It All in 2013

    The D word in baseball—dynasty—is usually thrown around in circles when referring to past New York Yankees teams, but the current San Francisco Giants are getting closer ...

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  13. Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl: Michigan State's 5 Keys to Victory vs. TCU

    The Michigan State Spartans (6-6) and TCU Horned Frogs (7-5) will clash in a meeting of Big Ten and Big 12 in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl Dec. 29 in Tempe, Ariz...

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  14. 10 Under-the-Radar CBB Teams Who Could Make It to March Madness

    Every year in college basketball, there are teams who fly under the radar until March. This year is no different...

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  15. 3 Reasons the Chicago Bulls Must Step Up Their Game to Contend This Season

    After blowing a 27-point lead and falling 93-92 to the Milwaukee Bucks in their most recent game, the Chicago Bulls must step-up their game if they are to have any chance of contending in the Eastern Conference...

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  16. Panthers vs. Eagles: Why Cam Newton Will Break out of His Season-Long Funk

    While Cam Newton has struggled mightily in his second NFL season, he will redeem himself with a spectacular performance on Monday Night Football against the Philadelphia Eagles ...

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  17. 3 Moves the Chicago White Sox Must Make This Offseason

    After a September in which they choked away an AL Central Division lead that had been held for most of the season, the Chicago White Sox must make some key moves to have any chance of keeping up with the Detroit Tigers in 2013...

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  18. Chicago Bears: 4 Reasons the Defense Will Lead Team into the Playoffs

    Monday's night overall debacle, a game in which the Chicago Bears were whooped 32-7 by the San Francisco 49ers , was a flash in the pain, especially for the defense...

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  19. 6 College Football Coaches with NFL Potential

    College football coaches have vastly different responsibilities than their NFL peers. They double as nurturing mentors for young athletes, teaching them lessons through football so they can succeed in whatever they may do in the future...

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  20. 5 Preseason College Basketball All-Americans Who Won't Live Up to Hype

    We are just over a week into the young college basketball season. We have seen buzzer-beaters, battles of top-ten teams and an exciting start to the year. Before the season, the Associated Press announced its preseason All-America team...

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  21. Robert Griffin III: Redskins QB Still Has Edge for Rookie of the Year

    Robert Griffin III 's Washington Redskins sit at 4-6 after the rookie dazzled in a 31-6 win over the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 11...

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  22. BCS Standings: Bowl Hopefuls Who Took Big Hit in Week 12

    With no major upsets early in the day in Week 12, college football seemed to be normal. However, Baylor and Stanford rocked the college football world with upsets of Kansas State ...

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  23. 4 Reasons the Orioles Need to Acquire a Big-Game Pitcher

    Even though the Baltimore Orioles reached the playoffs for the first time since 1997 and pitched outstandingly (2...

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  24. Indiana Basketball: Predicting Cody Zeller's Stats for Each Game

    Indiana's Cody Zeller is already off to a great start in the 2012-13 season. In his first two games, the star sophomore is averaging 20 points and 9.5 rebounds per game...

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  25. Jeremy Gallon: Why the Michigan Wolverines Need to Give Him the Ball

    When wideout Jeremy Gallon touches the ball, great things happen. For an offense that prides itself on running the ball (194...

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