1. New England Patriots Day 3 2014 NFL Draft Primer

    The New England Patriots , as they are wont to do, have shocked predraft expectations over the first two days of the draft...

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  2. How Jimmy Garoppolo Fits with the New England Patriots

    The New England Patriots raised eyebrows with their plethora of pre -draft quarterback visits. While the Pats did not select any of the projected first-rounders they scouted, the ...

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  3. New England Patriots' Day 2 2014 NFL Draft Primer

    The New England Patriots surprised many observers in the first round, selecting a tantalizing talent in Dominique Easley who comes with glaring medical red flags...

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  4. How Dominique Easley Fits with the New England Patriots

    The New England Patriots were not expected to make a flashy move in the first round. With quarterbacks sliding down the board, they seemed like prime candidates to trade out and add to their Day 2 cargo...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 6 months ago 5,046 reads 11 comments

  5. New England Patriots' Day 1 2014 NFL Draft Primer

    Thursday night of the NFL draft often elicits the most excitement and attention from fans. After all, the best prospects come off the board then and provide the best hope for immediate impact in the fall...

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  6. New England Patriots Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades

    The 2014 NFL draft is finally imminent, and the New England Patriots will aim to reload their roster with young talent as they seek that elusive fourth Lombardi Trophy...

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  7. New England Patriots Mock Draft: Final 7 Round Predictions

    The additional two-week delay to the 2014 NFL draft has not been well-received by most football fans, but the interminable waiting period is almost over...

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  8. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Must Accept Rematch with Marcos Maidana to Silence Doubters

    At this stage of his career, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has nothing left to prove. Any rational analysis of his career would portray one of the greatest pound-for-pound boxers in history, and his undefeated record is a nice bonus atop a sparkling resume...

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  9. Broner vs. Molina: Dissecting Long-Term Implications of Fight's Result

    Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana weren't the only fighters on Saturday night. One of the undercard fights pitted Adrien Broner against Carlos Molina, with the former rebounding ...

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  10. Premier League Table Week 38: Results That Had Biggest Impact on EPL Standings

    With just a single week remaining in the English Premier League season, the championship and relegation races still have a bit of drama left...

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  11. NBA Playoffs 2014: Updated Bracket, Championship Odds for 2nd Round

    Following arguably the most exciting first round in league history, the 2014 NBA playoffs look far deeper and more intriguing than they have in years...

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  12. California Chrome and Victor Espinoza: Pedigree and Odds for 2014 Preakness

    The horse racing Triple Crown remains one of the most difficult feats in sports to accomplish. However, given his heavily favored status and subsequent dominating victory at the Kentucky ...

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  13. Mayweather vs. Maidana Results: Highlights, Analysis of Welterweight Title Bout

    Marcos Maidana gave Floyd Mayweather , Jr. a much tougher fight than anyone expected. A 12-to-1 underdog, Maidana nearly vaulted himself into boxing lore with one of the greatest upsets in recent history...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 6 months ago 3,034 reads 1 comments

  14. Early Stat Projections for New England Patriots' Top Impact Players

    When the lead-up to the 2014 NFL draft finally reaches its seemingly interminable conclusion, we can turn the page on the offseason and start speculation about how spring fantasy football will translate into tangible results in the fall...

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  15. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Carmelo Anthony, Lance Stephenson and More

    Though the first round of the 2014 NBA playoffs has provided a surprising amount of upsets and drama, the rumor mill never really stops swirling...

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  16. NFL Rumors: Fact or Fiction on Hottest Draft Buzz

    The prolonging of the NFL draft calendar naturally creates more time for smoke screens and speculation...

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  17. NHL Playoffs 2014: Players Who Will Determine Tightest First-Round Matchups

    Despite ambivalence about the new playoff format, the first round of the 2014 NHL playoffs has produced more drama than anyone could have expected...

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  18. New England Patriots Draft Countdown: Making the Case for Dominique Easley

    After years of growing pains, the New England Patriots appear to finally have a defense capable of becoming one of the league's elite units...

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  19. PFA Awards 2014: Biggest Challengers to Luis Suarez Next Season

    The 2014 Professional Footballers Assocation (PFA) Awards were essentially a no-brainer. Luis Suarez earned a well-deserved Footballer of the Year Award, with a potentially record-breaking ...

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  20. NBA Playoffs 2014: X-Factors Who Will Decide Closest First-Round Matchups

    Though often criticized for its diluted field, the first round of this year's NBA playoffs has provided an unusual amount of drama and potential upsets...

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  21. 2014 Kentucky Derby Horses: Top Contenders to Win Triple Crown's First Leg

    The 2014 Kentucky Derby will commence the journey to end horse racing's 36-year Triple Crown drought. Though there have been numerous horses to win the first two legs within the ...

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  22. 8 NFL Stars Playing for a New Contract in 2014

    NFL free agency rarely provides excellent value, as teams are often willing to overpay for veterans with proven track records. The head of each class typically consists of upper-middle-class quality players receiving top-tier contracts...

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  23. New England Patriots Draft Countdown: Making the Case for Ryan Shazier

    After years of growing pains, Bill Belichick 's defensive reconstruction is nearly complete. The New England Patriots , long known as a physical run-stuffing defense, have adapted ...

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  24. Seattle Seahawks' Best and Worst Draft Picks of the Last Decade

    Though their success may feel recent, the Seattle Seahawks have actually been one of the NFL 's most successful organizations for the best decade...

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  25. 2014 Masters Winner: Long-Term Implications for Bubba Watson's Victory

    To the casual golf viewer, the 2014 Masters was largely devoid of star quality. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were both gone from the weekend for the first time in 20 years, and Rory McIlroy was off the radar after shooting a 77 on Friday...

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