1. MotoGP: Dani Pedrosa Takes Convincing Victory in Le Mans, Cal Crutchlow Second

    Le Mans, France shares equal parts fame and infamy for motorsports fans. Famous for its renowned 24-hour car race, infamous as a result of the wet conditions with which it persistently plagues (or bestows, if you're a Ducati fan) the MotoGP series..

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  2. MotoGP 2013: A Preview of Round 2 at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas

    MotoGP could not have asked for a better, more exciting opening to its 2013 season. Though Jorge Lorenzo won the race by six seconds from pole position without ever being challenged, ...

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  3. MotoGP 2013: Ducati Desmosedici Still off Pace Despite Dovizioso's Qualifier

    Andrea Dovizioso shocked everyone by qualifying fourth-fastest for the opening race of the 2013 MotoGP season in Qatar—just .009s off the front row...

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  4. MotoGP 2013: Valentino Rossi and Marc Marquez Thrill Qatar with Classic Battle

    Valentino Rossi made his decision to return to Yamaha for 2013 after two dismal years with Ducati to determine if he could still be competitive amongst the fastest motorcycle road racers in the world...

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  5. Draft Prospects Who Would Fit Perfectly with St. Louis Rams

    It is not a well-kept secret that the St. Louis Rams need to get a safety in the NFL draft. There are some prospects at the position whose skill-sets match up perfectly with what ...

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  6. MotoGP 2013 Season Preview: The Year of Rossi's Return and Marquez's Debut

    The answers to the questions we have been asking ourselves since the midway point of last year will begin to be revealed, when the 2013 MotoGP season gets underway beneath the floodlights at the majestic Losail circuit in Qatar...

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  7. St. Louis Rams 2013 Mock Draft: Building the Perfect 7-Round Draft

    Though the St. Louis Rams were able to fill two of their most glaring offensive holes with the free-agent signings of tight end Jared Cook and offensive tackle Jake Long, providing ...

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  8. Rams 2013 Mock Draft: Full 7-Round Predictions After 1st Week of Free Agency

    The first four days of 2013 NFL free agency saw 70 players move to new teams. The St. Louis Rams were able to give Sam Bradford a new weapon—the likes of which he has not ...

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  9. Picking 1 Free Agent to Fill Each of the St. Louis Rams' Holes

    Apparently, the St. Louis Rams are finding a way around the salary cap—or some way to manipulate it in their favor—as they pursue free agents to fill their positions of need...

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  10. MotoGP 2013: Valentino Rossi Proclaims Private Austin COTA Test 'Very Important'

    By all accounts, the brand new Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas is outstanding. F1 cars were the first to try out the track in November of last year, and the initial reviews ...

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  11. The Complete Guide to St. Louis Rams Free Agency

    Any well-run sports franchise understands that you don't build a team through free agency; it is used to fill a hole or two on your roster every year, nothing more...

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  12. MotoGP 2013: A Comprehensive Recap of the Second Sepang Winter Test

    For the second time in the month of February, the best motorcycle road racers in the world were in Sepang , Malaysia with the goal of refining their prototype machines in preparation for the start of the 2013 season on April 7 in Qatar...

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  13. St. Louis Rams Mock Draft: 7-Round Predictions, Post-Scouting Combine

    Terron Armstead, his huge, hulking mass lumbering down the field, crossed the electronically controlled finish line of the 40-yard dash in a record time of 4.71 seconds...

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  14. Ranking the Biggest Free Agency Priorities for St. Louis Rams

    The St. Louis Rams , being as close to the salary cap as they are, will not be able to bring in six starters through free agency like they did in 2012...

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  15. Latest Salary Cap Breakdown for St. Louis Rams

    As we go through the latest St. Louis Rams salary cap breakdown, we will find that tough decisions loom if the the team is going to create the cap space they need. The NFL salary cap is projected to rise from its 2012 level of $120...

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  16. MotoGP 2013: Sepang Winter Test Grades for All Factory and Satellite Teams

    As the cold air of winter persists in preventing many of us from getting out on our bikes, to witness the MotoGP fellas back in action at the first 2013 test in Sepang provided a ...

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  17. The Biggest Offseason Priorities for St. Louis Rams

    After a 2012 season that one would be hard-pressed to term anything other than a success, Jeff Fisher, Les Snead and company have no time to rest, as it is imperative they get right back to work addressing the St...

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  18. Valentino Rossi Gone, Ducati Finally Gets Serious About Developing Desmosedici

    It took the exasperated departure of their national hero and sport icon Valentino Rossi after two dismal, failure-ridden years, but it appears that Ducati are finally doing absolutely ...

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  19. Rams Mock Draft: Instant Contributors St. Louis Can Find in Every Round

    Welcome to a different kind of St. Louis Rams mock draft, one less concerned with precisional accuracy than with providing a more complete picture of potential contributors in every round...

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  20. St. Louis Rams Mock Draft: Updated 7-Round Projections After Senior Bowl

    Any mock draft—especially the St. Louis Rams ' with their two first-round picks this year—will need a little updating after the meat market that is the Senior Bowl...

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  21. 5 Things Milwaukee Bucks Must Do to Reach Full Potential

    The Milwaukee Bucks came out of the gates playing at their full potential. For the first two weeks of the 2012 season, the Bucks were putting the league on notice...

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  22. 5 Things Indiana Pacers Must Do to Reach Full Potential

    It may be difficult to argue that a 25-16 team—including 15-5 over its last 20 games—that sits in first place in its division and sports the game's best defense hasn't already reached its full potential...

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  23. 6 College Football Studs Who Can Help Get St. Louis Rams to the Top of NFC West

    The Rams are close. With just a few key additions they will become a complete team that will have no trouble competing with the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks for NFC West supremacy in 2013 and beyond...

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  24. Pacers' Victory over Knicks Not the Statement They Were Hoping for

    Can a win be disappointing? On Thursday January 10, the Pacers beat the Knicks by a score of 81-76, but it feels like they got away with one...

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  25. Indiana Pacers vs. New York Knicks: 5 Keys to a Pacers Victory

    Unfortunately for the Indiana Pacers , time to look back on their redemptive victory over the Miami Heat , the team that bounced them out of the playoffs last year, was short. A battle with the New York Knicks was looming just two days away...

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