1. NFL Playoff Picture: Wild-Card Teams That Will Pull off 1st-Round Upsets

    Last year, the Green Bay Packers won the Super Bowl as the No. 6 seed and second wild card in the NFC. They blazed through the playoffs despite not having a single home game, overcoming plenty of injuries along the way...

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  2. 2012 NFL Draft Order: 3 Teams That Should Trade Down in the Draft

    The 2012 NFL Draft order is starting to come together. The top two picks will belong to the Indianapolis Colts and the St. Louis Rams. After that, it is a little bit murkier and we need to wait for the playoffs to be over to know the definite order...

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  3. NFL Playoff Picture: 3 Teams That Desperately Need First-Round Bye

    First-round byes in the playoffs are always nice, but some teams need them more than others. Some teams, like the 2010 Green Bay Packers, can breeze through the playoffs without the extra rest and without a home game...

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  4. Rose Bowl 2012: Why Montee Ball Will Outperform LaMichael James

    The 2012 Rose Bowl between the Wisconsin Badgers and Oregon Ducks will feature two of the best running backs in the country. Montee Ball scored 32 touchdowns and was one of the players invited to the Heisman Trophy ceremony in New York City...

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  5. NFL Playoff Picture: San Francisco 49ers and Frauds That Will Be One and Done

    Every year there are teams that make the playoffs that probably don't deserve to be there. There are also always teams that deserve to be in the playoffs but just don't matchup well with any of the other playoff teams...

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  6. Blake Griffin: Why Los Angeles Clippers Star Should Win MVP

    Blake Griffin and the new-look Los Angeles Clippers are going to be a lot of fun to watch this season. Chris Paul is the perfect point guard for Griffin, who always provides plenty of highlight-reel dunks...

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  7. Week 17 Start 'Em Sit 'Em: 3 Running Backs Ready to Have Big Games

    LeSean McCoy and Arian Foster are inactive this week, meaning that finding a running back for your fantasy football team might be a tough task...

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  8. Fantasy Football Week 17: 3 Quarterbacks with Something to Play For

    Week 17 is always a tough week for fantasy football owners. Several key players like Aaron Rodgers have nothing to play for, so their action will be limited or nonexistent...

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  9. Pro Bowl 2012: Tim Tebow and 5 Biggest Pro Bowl Snubs

    Aaron Rodgers , Drew Brees and Tom Brady deservedly headline the 2012 Pro Bowl selections. They are the leaders of some of the best teams in the NFL and are very deserving of Pro Bowl spots...

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  10. St. Louis Cardinals: Carlos Beltran and 5 Key Players for 2012

    The St. Louis Cardinals are going to have a lot of work to do if they want to repeat as World Series champions in 2012...

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  11. Miami Heat: Why Norris Cole Will Win Rookie of the Year

    Norris Cole, a 23-year-old point guard from Cleveland State, was the 28th overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft. He's now busy winning games for the Miami Heat ...

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  12. NBA Trade Rumors: Dealing for Veterans and Not Rebuilding Wrong Move for Magic

    Dwight Howard will probably be leaving the Orlando Magic in free agency after this season, unless he gets traded by March 15...

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  13. 5 Signs Mike Brown Was the Right Coach for the L.A. Lakers All Along

    When Phil Jackson retired after the 2010-11 NBA season, the Los Angeles Lakers were left with a huge hole to fill. Their head coaching search eventually ended with Mike Brown, the former Cleveland Cavaliers head coach...

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  14. Lakers vs. Knicks: Breaking Down the Epic NBA Matchup

    Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers will host the New York Knicks at the Staples Center on Thursday night. The game will be televised on TNT at 10:30 p.m. Eastern...

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  15. Kobe Bryant Shouldn't Have Any Faith in the Los Angeles Lakers Front Office

    The Los Angeles Lakers have missed out on both big-name players on the trading block this season. First, a deal with the New Orleans Hornets for Chris Paul was mysteriously ...

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  16. Dallas Mavericks' Problems Begin with Defense After Losing Tyson Chandler

    Last season, the Dallas Mavericks won the NBA finals based on a strong defensive presence. That presence was created in large part because of Tyson Chandler , who changed the culture of the Mavericks in a good way...

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  17. NBA Rumors: Boston Celtics Looking for a Center, Should Sign Erick Dampier

    Any time Erick Dampier is mentioned as someone who can help your team, you know your team isn't in a good situation. However, the Boston Celtics don't have many options at this point...

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  18. Kobe Bryant Injury: Lakers Star Must Rest or Face Serious Consequences

    Kobe Bryant is battling a torn tendon in his shooting wrist. He's been playing through the pain so far, but Yahoo! Sports reports that it is still causing him significant pain on a daily basis...

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  19. NBA Trade Rumors: Dwight Howard Has Control over Final Destination

    Dwight Howard has made it clear that he wants to leave the Orlando Magic when he enters free agency this summer. By making that statement, he's destroyed any leverage the Magic had in any potential trade negotiations...

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  20. St. Louis Cardinals: Shelby Miller and the Top 5 Prospects in Minor Leagues

    The St. Louis Cardinals have a veteran-heavy roster. Guys like Lance Berkman and Chris Carpenter aren’t going to be around for too much longer, so developing young players ...

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  21. Without Albert Pujols, Where Will St. Louis Cardinals Finish in NL Central?

    After losing Albert Pujols to the Los Angeles Angels this offseason, the St. Louis Cardinals will find it much more difficult to repeat as World Series champions...

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  22. Green Bay Packers: Why Loss to Kansas City Chiefs Will Help in the Long Run

    After a 19-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 15 of the 2011 NFL season, the Green Bay Packers are no longer undefeated, falling to 13-1. The Packers were absolutely decimated by Kyle Orton in his first start for the 6-8 Chiefs...

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  23. MLB Free Agency 2012: Ryan Madson and 5 Relievers for St. Louis Cardinals

    The St. Louis Cardinals didn’t just lose Albert Pujols this offseason. They also lost a key component to their bullpen in Octavio Dotel...

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  24. MLB Free Agents 2012: Carlos Beltran and 5 Targets for the St. Louis Cardinals

    Albert Pujols is gone, so now the St. Louis Cardinals have some holes to fill if they want to defend their World Series title in 2012...

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  25. Missouri Basketball: Marcus Denmon Deserves More Wooden Award Hype

    Marcus Denmon of the Missouri Tigers has been outstanding so far in the 2011-12 season. The Tigers are off to a 9-0 start thanks in large part to the effort of the senior guard...

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