1. ESPN Body Issue: Hope Solo and 3 Athletes We'd Like to See Again

    ESPN the Magazine recently released the 2011 edition of its Body Issue, which shows athletes in nude poses and letting average fans see what athletes at the highest level look like under their uniforms...

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  2. Jets vs. Patriots: Why Antonio Cromartie Is Foolish to Call out Tom Brady

    Antonio Cromartie was quoted in an interview as saying he hopes Tom Brady targets him on every play. Boy, is he going to regret saying that. I'm betting Brady grants his wish and goes after Cromartie early and often...

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  3. NFL Picks Week 5: 3 Reasons New England Patriots Will Blow out New York Jets

    Week 5 of the 2011 NFL season will see the first matchup of the year between the New England Patriots and New York Jets . Mark Sanchez and the Jets have been struggling this year, looking putrid on offense en route to a 2-2 record...

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  4. NFL Picks Week 5: Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions Will Improve to 5-0

    This weekend, the NFL 's two remaining undefeated teams face tough tests. The Green Bay Packers travel to Atlanta to take on last year's No. 1 playoff seed in the Falcons on Sunday night...

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  5. Fantasy Football Week 5 Waiver Wire: Reggie Wayne and 3 Stars To Drop

    Just because a player like Reggie Wayne is a household name doesn't mean you should have him on your fantasy team. Often times, players with big names are held onto far past their expiration dates...

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  6. Week 5 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Davone Bess and 3 Players to Avoid

    There have been plenty of injuries in the wide receiver ranks in the NFL this season. And, in coming weeks, there will be plenty of stars on bye weeks. So, there will be a need to add some waiver wire guys to help bolster your receiving totals...

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  7. Fantasy Football Week 5 Waiver Wire: Jacoby Jones and 3 Big Pickups

    With stud wide receiver Kenny Britt on injured reserve and Andre Johnson probably out a couple weeks, the wide receiver position on your team might be hurting...

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  8. Renee ESPN 30 for 30: Documentary Tackles Important Social Issue

    On Tuesday night at 8 p.m. eastern time, ESPN will air a documentary that depicts a transgender tennis player's fight to be accepted. Titled "Renee," the documentary chronicles the life of Renee Richards, who was born a male named Richard Raskind...

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  9. NFL Power Rankings Week 5: 3 Winning Teams That Won't Make Playoffs

    After Week 4 of the 2011 NFL season, 13 teams have winning records. Of course, there are only 12 playoff spots in the NFL playoffs, so at least one team off to a hot start won't make it to the postseason...

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  10. Week 5 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Start Andy Dalton vs Jacksonville Jaguars

    The Cincinnati Bengals have one of the weakest schedules in the NFL . Sure, they play the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Baltimore Ravens twice a year, but those are the only tough games for the Bengals this year...

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  11. NFL Power Rankings: 3 Teams That Will Jump in Week 5

    The NFL has been full of surprises already in 2011. Peyton Manning 's injury ended the Indianapolis Colts' playoff hopes, the Philadelphia Eagles have started 1-3 and the Detroit Lions are 4-0...

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  12. MLB Playoffs 2011: 3 Reasons St. Louis Cardinals Will Beat Cole Hamels

    Cole Hamels had a great year in 2011 as the sometimes-forgotten member of the Philadelphia Phillies rotation behind Roy Halladay and Cliff Lee. Hamels went 14-9 on the year and posted a 2...

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  13. MLB Playoffs 2011: 3 Reasons Detroit Tigers Will Beat New York Yankees

    Detroit Tigers closer Jose Valverde guaranteed the Tigers would beat the New York Yankees in the American League Division Series. That's a pretty bold prediction, given that the Yankees were the best team in the American League in 2011...

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  14. NFL Power Rankings: New York Jets and 4 Teams Falling Fast

    This week's NFL action did a lot to let fans see just where their favorite teams stood. Many teams took a big step forward. Then there were those that took a huge step back. This article will focus on the latter...

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  15. Week 5 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: 10 Pickups Guaranteed to Save Your Season

    So, you started your fantasy football season with a 1-3 or even an 0-4 record. Big deal. There's still plenty of time to turn your season around, but you need to make some changes right away...

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  16. 5 Big Ten Wide Receivers Who Could Make an Impact in the NFL

    The Big Ten isn’t really known as a passing conference. While the Big 12, Pac-12 and other conferences feature spread offenses with five wide receiver sets and quick passes ...

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  17. Michigan State vs. Ohio State: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Michigan State 10, Ohio State 7 - FINAL The Michigan State Spartans travel to Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday to take on the Ohio State Buckeyes. Both the Spartans and the Buckeyes are outside the Top 25, but a win would likely get them back in...

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  18. College Football Week 5: 8 Top 25 Teams on Upset Alert

    This weekend features a lot of tough conference matchups. The Big Ten has a matchup between No. 7 Wisconsin and No. 8 Nebraska that will likely decide one of the participants in the Big Ten Championship game...

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  19. Matt Cassel, Donovan McNabb and the 5 Worst NFL Starting Quarterbacks

    If you like talking about how great Aaron Rodgers , Tom Brady , Philip Rivers and Drew Brees are, this slideshow is not for you. Here, we are going to examine the exact opposite end of the spectrum: the five worst NFL starting quarterbacks...

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  20. Missouri Football: Grading the Tigers' Game vs. Oklahoma

    The Missouri Tigers jumped out to a 14-3 lead against the No. 1 Oklahoma Sooners on Saturday night. Then, things started to fall apart...

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  21. 8 College Football Teams Within the Top 25 on Upset Alert in Week 4

    This weekend should be an exciting one in the world of college football. The top three teams in the country are on upset alert, along with five other members of the Top 25...

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  22. NFL Week 3: 5 NFL Quarterbacks with Something to Prove

    Heading into Week 3 of NFL action, there are several teams needing better quarterback play if they are going to contend for the playoffs. But contending for the playoffs probably isn’t the only thing on the minds of some quarterbacks...

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  23. Missouri Football: Report Card Grades for Western Illinois vs. Missouri

    The Missouri Tigers football team set all kinds of school records in its 69-0 shellacking of Western Illinois on Saturday night. The 69 points ties a school record, while the 744 yards of total offense is also a school record...

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  24. College Football Predictions Week 3: Top 25 Teams on Upset Alert

    This weekend boasts a full slate of games with upset potential. Plenty of top 25 teams are hitting the road to take on tough opponents...

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  25. Michael Vick, Eli Manning Among 5 Overrated NFL Quarterbacks

    Yesterday, I wrote a piece about five NFL quarterbacks who are underrated. Today, it’s time to take a look at the other end of the spectrum—five quarterbacks who are overrated...

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