1. Switzerland's Five Greatest Footballers of All-Time

    Switzerland is about to embark on their 9th World Cup journey. This is the first time since 1966 that they have competed in back to back World Cups...

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  2. Seattle Mariners Entering Dangerous Waters by Not Talking to Newspaper

    The Seattle Mariners have entered a world they may eventually wish they hadn't. In the wake of the Ken Griffey Jr. "sleeping in the clubhouse during a game article," the Mariner players have decided to boycott the newspaper in which the article appeared..

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  3. Landon Donovan Expresses Interest in Future Return to Everton

    Landon Donovan told Sky Sports News in an interview that he wouldn't mind coming back to Goodison. "I may go back someday," he said. "If I get the opportunity one day and they want me back I would definitely think about it...

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  4. Tiger Woods Gets First Good News in Some Time

    He hasn't had much good news in awhile, that's for sure, but maybe Tiger Woods got a small dose on Wednesday. The MRI he had done for his neck pain showed no major disc problems...

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  5. Tiger on the Sidelines: 10 Golfers Who Need To Step Up in 2010

    Although the MRI results are not in yet on golf's most famous neck, it appears as though once again, this sport will have to sustain itself without its most recognizable player...

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  6. World Cup: Five Reasons Not to Count Out the U.S. in South Africa

    FIFA says they are the 14th ranked team in the world. That's fine. The World Cup is to be played on the pitch, not in the offices of FIFA headquarters...

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  7. Tim Cahill Reportedly Set to Sign With Everton for Four More Years

    One big piece to David Moyes' summer plans is reportedly coming any day now. Tim Cahill has agreed to sign a new four-year deal with Everton. The four years should keep the 30-year-old Cahill in Toffee blue the remainder of his career...

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  8. Landon Donovan Tells FIFA: We Can Beat Any Team When We Play Our Best

    Landon Donovan is positively brimming with confidence. For the American International, it really began showing over the winter in his loan with Everton FC...

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  9. Tiger Woods: One Major Thing He May Need To Do In Order To Move Forward

    Tiger Woods surely doesn’t need my advice. He has plenty. He has reporters, sports writers, sports anchors, current players, ex-players, gossip show hosts, gossip reporters, talk ...

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  10. Everton's Tim Howard: Blueblood Winner to Have Busy Summer at World Cup

    Everton keeper Tim Howard and midfielder Tim Cahill share the Chairman’s Blueblood prize for the season, which ends at Goodison on Sunday. The American keeper had another strong season after he and the team got off to a slow start...

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  11. FIFA's World Rankings Miss the Mark Again: Here are the Correct Rankings

    Heading into a World Cup you would hope FIFA could nail their world rankings. But alas, no. Once again I just can't get myself to agree with their rankings. In fact, there continue to be some real head-scratchers...

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  12. Danny Ainge Isn't The First To Throw In The Towel: Top 10 Tossed Towels

    Danny Ainge tossed a towel the other night while sitting behind the Cav's basket, trying to distract the Cleveland foul shooter. Didn't work, the foul shot went in. Ainge is receiving a ton of flack about the incident...

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  13. Phil Mickelson: Will Another Chance at Greatness Pass By Again?

    Consider this: Phil Mickelson and Brett Favre have been professionals for about the same amount of time. Gray haired, grizzly old veteran Brett Favre. Brett has Phil by a year; 19 years as an NFL quarterback...

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  14. TPC Sawgrass Preview: Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, and Pete Dye's Gem

    This weekend the PGA Tour makes its annual stop in Ponte Vedra, Florida for The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass. The players love this tournament, and, outside of the four majors, consider this the most sought-after prize on the PGA tour...

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  15. 2010 NBA Mock Draft: Kentucky Wildcats Will Have Three Players in Top Five

    A deep NBA draft field is highlighted by three Kentucky Wildcats; John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins and Patrick Patterson. Many believe all three may go in the top ten of the draft. I think all three will go in the top five...

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  16. Everton to Land Nedum Onuoha from City?

    David Moyes and Everton are in the process of shoring up their defense, one of their goals as they start thinking about improving the club for next season...

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  17. Brett Favre: Only for the Vikings

    If it was any other team, if it was any other situation, you get the feeling Brett Favre would have made his retirement announcement by now...

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  18. Camilo Villegas: Transforming Golf's Fashion Guru into a Top 10 Player

    He is a walking fashion statement. More young ladies are sprinkled throughout his gallery than any other player. He has to live with the label Golf Digest annually bestows upon him as "The Sexiest Player on Tour"; something that embarrasses him...

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  19. Everton and Liverpool's Battle for Europe Going Down to the Wire

    Everton is not going down quietly. In the battle for the seventh spot in the Premier League, and the entrance into Europe next season that goes with it, the Toffees trail their next ...

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  20. Nick Price Headlines the Field at Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic

    It must be “Celebrate Tom Fazio Week.” On the PGA tour, Fazio’s brilliant redesign is on display in North Carolina at the Quail Hollow Championship, and one of his ...

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  21. A Half Dozen Things on Everton's Offseason To-Do List

    Everton has a firm grip on the 8th spot of the table with just two to play. Finishing 8th is kind of like kissing your sister, or going to the prom without a date. Just not quite good enough...

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  22. Quail Hollow Welcomes Westwood, Mickelson and a Fellow Named Tiger Woods

    Tom Fazio has no shortage of considerable achievements in the world of golf course design. He has been named Best Modern Day Golf Course Architect three times...

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  23. Twins Ron Gardenhire: Baseball's Best Manager

    To most he is known as Ron Gardenhire. To his players he is simply, Gardy. He is what is commonly known as “a player’s manager”. However, this is not always a good thing...

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  24. David Duval: Trying to Regain Respect

    The leader board after the first round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans would make even the most diehard PGA followers scratch their heads a little at many of the names near the top...

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  25. Tiger Woods: A Whole New World

    Media Manipulation. I’ve never seen such a plaque hit sports media as it has regarding Tiger Woods’ off course activities. As much as I don’t want to go down this road again, it has to be done...

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