1. How Will Carolina Panthers' Free-Agency Strategy Affect Their Draft Approach?

    The Carolina Panthers were one of the NFL 's breakout teams in 2013. With a young roster headlined by true foundational pieces on both sides of the ball, one might have thought the Panthers were set up for sustained long-term success...

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  2. March Madness 2014 Bracket: Predictions for Toughest Second-Round Games

    One of the most alluring aspects of March Madness is bracketology . Yes, everyone loves to see a Cinderella like Florida Gulf Coast, but fans around the country trying to win office pools may adopt a team for their tournament run...

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  3. NCAA Basketball Tournament Bracket 2014: Schedule, Odds and Top Locks

    The 2014 NCAA basketball tournament promises to deliver even more madness than usual, given the parity at the top of the college basketball pyramid this year...

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  4. CBI 2014: Highlighting Top Contenders in Postseason Tournament

    March Madness is beloved because of its all-inclusive nature, but not everyone can receive an invite to the 68-team NCAA tournament...

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  5. NCAA Tournament 2014: National Championship Odds for Underrated Contenders

    The 2014 NCAA tournament is being hailed as one of the toughest forecasts in recent memory. With few clear-cut top contenders, it seems reasonable we could see a dark-horse contender cut down the nets in Arlington, Texas...

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  6. NCAA Tournament 2014: Upset Predictions for Round of 64 Bracket

    March Madness is one of America's most beloved sporting events because it is one of the few championships that is truly an equal-opportunity provider...

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  7. Final Four Predictions 2014: Picks, Best Odds to Win National Championship

    The early forecast for the 2014 NCAA tournament suggests more parity than we have seen in years. Thus, while the oddsmakers have identified clear favorites, as we can see by the ...

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  8. 2014 NCAA Tournament Sleepers: Dark Horses Best Equipped to Reach Final Four

    One of the many wonderful aspects of March Madness is the capacity for Cinderella teams to capture the nation's attention with an unexpected deep run...

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  9. Ranking New England Patriots' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options

    The New England Patriots typically emphasize middle-class value over upper-tier flash in free agency. With less cap space than desired, the Pats figured to stay relatively quiet this year...

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  10. NFL Free Agency 2014: Analyzing How Top Signings Fit with New Teams

    The first two days of the 2014 NFL free agency period have seen a flurry of big-name signings. With an unexpectedly high bump in salary cap space, teams have not been shy about ...

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  11. 5 Cap-Friendly Moves New England Patriots Must Make This Offseason

    The New England Patriots have been one of the NFL 's elite teams for the past decade not only because of Tom Brady and Bill Belichick , but also because of their roster-construction philosophy...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 5 months ago 20,641 reads 11 comments

  12. Big East Tournament 2014: Bracket, TV Schedule, Predictions and Top Players

    The 2014 Big East tournament will have a new look. Though the tournament remains at Madison Square Garden, there are now just 10 teams participating, with a blend of new and old faces after conference realignment...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 5 months ago 28,601 reads 0 comments

  13. Big 12 Tournament 2014: TV Schedule, Bracket and Top Storylines to Watch

    The 2014 Big 12 basketball tournament features one of the deepest conferences in the nation, providing a showcase of national championship contenders...

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  14. SEC Tournament 2014: Dark Horses Most Likely to Take Down Florida

    The 2014 SEC Tournament features one great team and several wild cards characterized by their season-long inconsistency. The Florida Gators are not just the top-ranked team in the conference, but also in the country...

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  15. 2014 NFL Free Agents: Stars Most Likely to Leave Current Teams

    The 2014 NFL free-agency period promises to be more active than in recent years. With the salary cap unexpectedly rising to $130 million after plateauing for a couple years, ...

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  16. A-10 Tournament 2014: Bracket, TV Schedule, Dates, Live Stream Info

    The 2014 Atlantic 10 tournament has a new look, featuring 13 teams after years of conference realignment. However, the stakes remain high, as the conference could receive as many as six or as few as three bids to the NCAA tournament...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 5 months ago 17,890 reads 15 comments

  17. NFL Free Agent Rumors: Latest Buzz on Michael Bennett, Aqib Talib and More

    The 2014 NFL free agency period is set to begin shortly, but the rumor mill is already spinning at full speed...

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  18. NFL Free Agency 2014: Predictions for Top Offensive and Defensive Stars

    The 2014 NFL free-agency period is set to start on Tuesday, March 11. With the cap rising to $130 million, higher than expected, Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk ...

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  19. NFL Free Agency 2014: Highlighting Best Fits for Top 10 Free Agents

    The 2014 NFL free agency period will almost certainly produce extremes in reactions. From exhilaration to despondence, signing or losing a premier free agent often brings about a conviction in fan bases that one player can swing their team's fortunes.

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  20. New England Patriots' Blueprint for Winning Free Agency

    NFL free agency can be a dangerous siren, with big contracts and flashy headlines in the spring often offering empty promises of results in the fall...

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  21. March Madness 2014: Top Contenders Most Vulnerable to an Early Upset

    March Madness 2014 is rapidly approaching, with conference tournaments set to begin next week and Selection Sunday less than two weeks away...

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  22. 2014 NFL Draft Predictions: Most Likely Destinations for Top Prospects

    The 2014 NFL draft is still over two months away, but with the NFL Scouting Combine in the books, there are few big moves left to be made...

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  23. MLB Spring Training 2014: Most Important Prospect Developments from Early Action

    The 2014 MLB season is rapidly approaching, and the beginning of spring training represents the final stages of roster formation before the games that actually count take place...

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  24. NFL Rumors: Latest Buzz on Eric Decker, Danny Amendola and More

    The 2014 NFL free-agency period starts in less than a week, and the rumor mill is heating up in anticipation. Intriguingly, a couple of this week's rumors surround potential trades...

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  25. Big 12 Tournament 2014: Dark Horses in Best Position to Steal Conference Crown

    The 2014 Big 12 basketball tournament should be a prime opportunity to showcase one of the deepest league's in the country. In Joe Lunardi's latest bracketology update for ESPN, the Big 12 led all conferences with seven projected bids...

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