1. Seven Lessons UCLA Football Must Learn Before Pac-10 Opener Vs. Stanford

    While most Division 1 programs began their seasons against double-digit underdogs last week, the UCLA Bruins faced off against the comparably-talented Kansas State Wildcats...

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  2. 2010 UCLA Football Preview: Five Reasons To Smile...and Worry

    Those of you who have been wishing the summer away with pigskin dreams can pinch yourselves and wake up. Football is finally back, and the UCLA Bruins face one of the most unique seasons in the history of the program...

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  3. 2010 UCLA Football: Without Kevin Prince, Bruin Scrimmage Earns Passing Grade

    After the UCLA Football team’s Saturday scrimmage at Drake Stadium, Bruin fans should have reasons for both confidence in, as well as pessimism towards the beleaguered offense...

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  4. UCLA 2010 Football Training Camp: Offensive Playmakers Balance Bruins

    After a successful recruiting offseason and a somewhat shaky spring featuring an offense in philosophical transition, the UCLA Football team has finally donned pads and helmets for summer practice...

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  5. An Open Letter To the 2010 UCLA Bruins

    Dear 2010 UCLA Bruins, A once-in-a-generation opportunity has been placed before you. As you are aware, your archrival USC has been beset by turmoil with postseason bans being handed ...

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  6. What Does Pac-10 Expansion Mean for UCLA Football?

    Unless you've been hiding out in a remote cave for the past few weeks, by now you may have heard that the Pac-10 is expanding, and will add two schools to its conference...

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  7. Nine Reasons for Casual Fans to Tune Into the World Cup

    Four years since Italy won the 2006 World Cup in Germany on penalty kicks, rabid soccer fans have been eagerly anticipating the festivities in South Africa to begin...

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  8. USC Sanctions Report: USC Gets 2-Year Bowl Ban, Jubilation Erupts in Westwood

    Confirming almost every Bruin fan's suspicion that had been held for the better part of a decade, investigations have revealed that Reggie Bush was indeed getting paid to play at USC...

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  9. Are the 2010 UCLA Bruins a Sinking Ship?

    Since the end of UCLA spring football in late April, the Bruins have endured as much attrition on their roster as any NCAA football program in the nation...

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  10. With Steroid Era Over in the MLB, Did Pitchers Get Off Easy?

    MLB Players (both retired and current) maintain that pitchers are now pitching inside with more frequency, and umpires are calling inside strikes more often...

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  11. The Great Debate: Should LeBron James Leave Cleveland?

    When the NBA Free Agency period kicks off this summer, a plethora of premier basketball players will be eligible to sign with any team in what is expected to be the most intense free agent feeding frenzy the league has witnessed to date...

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  12. UCLA Football Prepares for Persistent National Spotlight in 2010

    Although football fans in Westwood have long since come to terms with the notion that UCLA is currently the second-best college football program in Los Angeles, the Bruins have made great strides in overall improvement to their team...

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  13. 2010, a Contract Year: Fantasy MLB Players to Buy Low, Sell High, Outright Avoid

    One of the great misconceptions of fantasy baseball is that a player is destined for a monster season simply because it happens to be his walk year...

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  14. UCLA Bruins' 2010 NFL Draft Recap & 2011 Draft Preview

    The 2010 NFL Draft has concluded, and UCLA has once again carved its niche in the professional ranks as several Bruins leave college for the bigger, stronger, faster, and lucrative National Football League...

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  15. UCLA Spring Football 2010: No Offense, but Bruins Need Help Scoring

    UCLA Spring Football Day 12 Day 12 of UCLA spring football began with head coach Rick Neuheisel emphasizing the importance of seizing the opportunity that is at hand for these Bruins...

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  16. 2010 NFL Mock Draft: Why the First Round Should Bring Big Surprises

    The NFL Draft, now being held during prime time for the first time ever, has become the perfect microcosm of the American Dream...

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  17. UCLA Bruins Spring Practice 2010, Week Two: Revolver Goes Semi-Automatic

    After an intense first week of Spring Practice and scrimmage, the Bruins have become more focused on tweaking their new-look offense, dealing with injuries, and becoming a more cohesive and competitive unit on both sides of the ball...

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  18. UCLA Spring Practice 2010: Bruins Load Their Revolver, Retool Defense

    After going from a 4-8 record in 2008 to a 7-6 team that won a bowl game in 2009, UCLA Head Coach Rick Neuheisel emphasized an urgency to maintain momentum that the football program has generated...

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  19. NCAA Final Four: Butler vs. Michigan State—Not Your Typical 5-on-5

    As conference champions currently riding a 24-game winning streak, the fifth-seeded Butler Bulldogs prefer to eschew the notion that they are a Cinderella story...

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  20. 2010 NFL Draft Preview: Interview With UCLA All-American Brian Price

    The 2009 UCLA Bruins’ football season provided a plethora of highlights for fans and alumni, but no Bruin shone brighter last year than All-American defensive tackle Brian Price...

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  21. Fantasy Baseball Preview: Volume Two—Targets on Your Cheat Sheet

    By now, you’ve done most of your research for your fantasy baseball draft, you're polishing your cheat sheet, and you're itching for your draft to begin...

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  22. 2010 NCAA Tournament Sweet 16: Eight Great Remaining Player Matchups

    As we enter the middle stretch of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, we look at the bracket-busting disappointments that are now home watching (I'm talking about YOU, Georgetown ...

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  23. Fantasy Baseball Preview 2010: Part Six—Thanks for the Memories

    The sixth and final part of this Fantasy Baseball Preview is a list of players who had served baseball fantasy nation admirably for the duration of their illustrious careers, but should ...

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  24. NCAA March Madness 2010: When Bracket Seedings and Point Spreads Conflict

    As the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament gets underway, most handicappers look to the point spread to get a sense of who the superior team is in a given matchup...

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  25. UCLA Football's Three Most Important Games in 2010

    The UCLA Bruins made great strides during the offseason in bolstering talent on both sides of the ball. However, UCLA faces a series of tests this upcoming year that will dictate whether ...

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