1. 2010 Team Preview: New York Yankees

    The Yankees were not content to enter the 2010 season with the same team that won the 2009 World Series. The Yankees decided to let World Series MVP Hideki Matsui walk, decided not to dish ...

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  2. 21 Hotties To Watch For At The 21st Winter Olympic Games

    The Winter Olympics are a lot like Billy Ripken. You’ve had a pretty good run, but you’ll never be afforded the same respect or be held in the same prestige as your more famous older brother...

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  3. The NFL's 10 Biggest Offseason Questions

    Now that the Super Bowl is in the books and the NFL season is officially over, it's time to start thinking about the NFL stories that are guarenteed to be talked about over the coming months...

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  4. A Look at the Best And Worst of the Super Bowl XLIV Commercials--Links Added

    Congratulations to the New Orleans Saints. You finished what has been a magical season for the Saints by winning the franchises first Super Bowl, and have brought hope to a city that felt hopeless after the devastation and destruction of Hurricane Katrina

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  5. 2010 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: Shortstop

    In the 1960s, it was Luis Aparicio. The 1970s belonged to Mark Belanger. The wonderful Wizard of Oz owned the 1980s. Omar Vizquel set the standard in the 1990s. Sometime during the first decade of the 21st century, something changed...

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  6. UFC 109 Reflection: Dear Randy Couture, It's Time To Say Goodbye

    Many MMA fans, including maybe you, think that your dominance of Mark Coleman suggests that there is still another chapter to be told in your story book career. I hope that you realize that the Coleman fight is how the book is supposed to end...

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  7. The 10 Weirdest Athletes of All Time

    Weird adj. weird·er, weird·est Of a strikingly odd or unusual character; strange. There have been many characters over the years in the world of sports, but some guys just take it to a whole different level...

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  8. 2010 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: Second Base

    Thin, emaciated, gaunt.   No, not Kate Moss—the state of second base from a fantasy perspective in recent years...

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  9. Is National Signing Day Really This Important?

    National Signing Day is officially the most overblown sports day of the year.  These 18 and 19-year old kids won’t get this much play on prom night...

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  10. Why Dwight Freeney's Injury Will Be the Big Story on Super Bowl Sunday

    The Saints offense is a thing of beauty, like an artist practicing his craft.   It’s Michelangelo painting the Sistine Chapel, or Beethoven playing his Fifth Symphony, or Michael Flatley performing Lord of the Dance...

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  11. 2010 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: First Base

    First base is as deep as a 1998 steroid-aided Mark McGwire long ball.  In addition, it offers some of the league’s elite talents...

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  12. Why Joe Mauer, Not Derek Jeter, Should Be America's Most Popular Player

    Joe Mauer is America.   He’s a midwestern boy brought up to appreciate the value of hard work and family.   He plays America’s pastime as well as anyone on the planet.   One has to assume he loves apple pie...

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  13. The Verdict: Justin Upton

    Welcome to the second edition of The Verdict.   Last time on The Verdict we heard the cases of Joel Pineiro and Nyjer Morgan .  In this episode we will be looking at one of the most talked about fantasy players of this offseason, Justin Upton...

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  14. Big East: A Look at Underrated Recruiting Tactics

    National Signing Day is just a few days away.  This Wednesday, 18 and 19-year-old young men will be shown pulling Florida Gators hats out of bags, standing in pastures next to Longhorns, and humming the Michigan Fight song live on ESPN ...

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  15. Why Kurt Warner is a Surefire Hall of Famer

    Friday, January 29, 2010. The day one of the most underappreciated players in NFL history hung up his cleats. It’s time to give Kurt Warner his due and recognize that he is completely deserving of enshrinement in Canton...

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  16. The Verdict: Joel Pineiro, Nyjer Morgan

    Welcome to the first edition of The Verdict. In each issue of The Verdict, I will place two hot-topic fantasy players on trial...

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  17. Fantasy Report: Around the NL West

    The NL West is arguably baseball’s most balanced division, with each of its members having made at least one playoff appearance in the past seven years. No other division can claim that...

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  18. Laying Down: One Reason Why Colts-Saints is Bad for the NFL

    In many ways the Super Bowl XLIV matchup between the Colts and the Saints is perfect.   The NFL’s best, and probably most-liked, player leads the team of the decade, in the last NFL season ...

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  19. The 10 Most Hated Teams in America

    There are many reasons why people hate sports teams. A lot of the time it has to do with geography. Browns fans hate the Steelers. Steelers fans hate the Browns. Often it has to do to with rivalry...

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  20. Fantasy Report: Around the NL Central

    A couple things are a certainty year after year in the NL Central. The Cards or Cubs will win the division...

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  21. The Top Ten NFL Quarterbacks Right Now

    If you could pick one quarterback to lead your team on Super Bowl Sunday who would you pick? Not which quarterback has had the best career. Not which quarterback has had the most past playoff success...

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  22. Fantasy Report: Around The NL East

    It’s about that time again. Pitchers and catchers report in about a month. Fantasy football is over. The NBA is boring. College basketball doesn’t really heat up for a month or so...

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  23. 5 Tips For Fantasy Auction League Success

    Auction leagues are a fun and challenging way to play the fantasy game. They allow owners to have greater control over the construction of their team...

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  24. Tom Brady Named NFL Comeback Player Of The Year. Really?!

    When I heard that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady had been named the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year, I was quite surprised. For some reason his name had not even crossed my mind as a potential recipient of the award...

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  25. Andy Rooney Does Sports

    This past week as I watched Andy Rooney's segment on 60 Minutes, Rooney's Favorite Holiday if you are wondering, I had a wonderful thought.  What if Andy Rooney's Few Minutes were about sports...

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