1. Daisuke Matsuzaka Signs Contract with Pacific League's Fukuoka Softbank Hawks

    Former Major League pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka signed a contract with Fukuoka Softbank Hawks of the Pacific League in Japan. The news of Matsuzaka's signing was reported by The Japan Times following a season for the New York Mets in 2014...

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  2. Jadeveon Clowney's Season-Ending Injury Won't Derail Bright Future with Texans

    The rookie season for Jadeveon Clowney hit another speed bump before it ever actually took off. The Houston Texans defensive end will be placed on injured reserve for a knee injury and miss the remainder of the season...

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  3. Paul Pierce Injury: Updates on Wizards Star's Toe and Return

    Paul Pierce missed a Dec. 16 contest against the Minnesota Timberwolves with a toe injury. He would return to action against the Miami Heat on Dec. 19. Continue for updates...

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  4. Bowl Games Schedule 2014-15: Dates, Live Stream Info and Predictions

    Just one slate of games remains prior to Selection Sunday, but nothing is determined at this point. Even with Florida State, Oregon and Alabama appearing to control their own destiny, any of the top programs might see a fall from grace...

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  5. Waiver Wire Week 14: Explosive Players to Add for Fantasy Playoffs

    The fantasy football playoffs are officially upon us in most leagues across the country. After a full season of tinkering and last-minute decisions, every fantasy owner knows his or her fate at this point...

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  6. FCS Playoff Bracket 2014: Preview and Predictions for 2nd Round

    A wild first week in the FCS football playoffs left a lot of some of the top teams heading home early. Top seeds like New Hampshire, Jacksonville State and North Dakota State remained home, but are set to take the stage this weekend...

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  7. College Football Playoff 2014: Final Four Predictions After 6th Top 25 Rankings

    Chaos has ensued, and the College Football Playoff committee responded with a new Top Four in its latest poll. Mississippi State's loss in the Egg Bowl dropped it out of the playoff picture and gave an opportunity to several teams...

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  8. Bowl Predictions 2014: Matchup Projections for Biggest Bowls

    Rivalry week in college football has come to a conclusion, and the insanity once again continued. Another top team fell while several others will hope to take advantage of the opportunity in conference championship games...

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  9. Jose Fernandez Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Marlins

    The Miami Marlins are looking to sign their biggest stars long term and have offered yet another young player a long-term deal. This time, it's pitcher Jose Fernandez who was reportedly offered a six-year, $40 million contract...

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  10. Super 16 Poll Week 15: Complete Rankings Released for 2014 Season

    Every week, new rankings are released that provide a look at the new College Football Playoff and the overall Top 25...

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  11. Waiver Wire Week 14: Breakout Players to Pick Up for Fantasy Playoff Run

    Just one game remains prior to the fantasy football playoffs getting underway in most leagues. Most owners already know their fate for the postseason, but the situation can still change on Monday Night Football ...

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  12. Bowl Predictions 2014: Projections for Selection Committee Bowl Games

    With the college football season winding down, most teams know whether they're making a bowl or not. A very small amount still have aspirations of attending one of the high-profile bowls or even the College Football Playoff...

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  13. College Football Playoff 2014: Top 25 Predictions After Week 15 AP Rankings

    The college football landscape shifted once again following Saturday, including a massive loss at the top. Mississippi State losing the Egg Bowl essentially eliminated the Bulldogs from the College Football Playoff discussion...

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  14. Patriots vs. Packers: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 Regular Season

    In the highlight game of Week 13, Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers took down the New England Patriots, 26-21, at Lambeau Field. Both teams came in riding high, but it's the Packers who came away with the pivotal win...

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  15. Justin Hunter Injury: Updates on Titans Star's Spleen and Return

    Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter went to the hospital following the team's Week 13 loss to Houston after lacerating his spleen. He was released from the hospital Wednesday...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 month ago 5,905 reads 13 comments

  16. Chargers vs. Ravens: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 Regular Season

    The Baltimore Ravens and San Diego Chargers faced off Sunday in a Week 13 battle with huge AFC playoff implications at stake...

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  17. Drew Brees, Jimmy Graham, Kenny Stills' Post-Week 13 Fantasy Reaction

    The New Orleans Saints offense has been as perplexing as any in the NFC South. In Week 13, Drew Brees had his coming-out party against the Pittsburgh Steelers to answer questions about his fantasy value...

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  18. Brett Keisel Injury: Updates on Steelers Star's Triceps and Return

    Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Brett Keisel tore his triceps in Week 13 vs. New Orleans, ending his season. He has since been placed on injured reserve. Continue for updates...

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  19. Cardale Jones Will Lead Ohio State to Big Ten Title After J.T. Barrett Injury

    Ohio State is back in the Big Ten Championship Game. At the beginning of the season, this would have seemed like a no-brainer for most college football fans...

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  20. College Football Rankings 2014: Week 15 AP and Amway Standings Revealed

    Rivalry week in college football is over, and the landscape has completely shifted as a result. One of the biggest changes, of course, is Mississippi State's fall from the Top Five...

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  21. Fantasy Football Week 13 Rankings: Latest Position-by-Position Rundown

    Week 13 across all of fantasy football is a crucial one ahead of the postseason. With the Thanksgiving slate of games already finished, owners are looking ahead to the intriguing Sunday matchups...

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  22. LSU vs. Texas A&M: Score and Twitter Reaction

    In a Thanksgiving night matchup between two SEC teams desperate for a strong finish to the season, LSU took down Texas A&M, 23-17, at Kyle Field...

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  23. Frank Gore, Carlos Hyde's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 13

    Frank Gore has put together one of the most up-and-down fantasy seasons of any running back. On Thanksgiving night against the Seattle Seahawks, he was stymied by the division rivals yet again...

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  24. Marshawn Lynch, Robert Turbin, Christine Michael's Post-Week 13 Fantasy Reaction

    Marshawn Lynch has a history of shredding the San Francisco 49ers. Thanksgiving night was no exception for the Seattle Seahawks' lead back...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 2,470 reads 4 comments

  25. Colin Kaepernick, Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin Post-Week 13 Fantasy Reaction

    With a playoff spot on the line for several owners, Colin Kaepernick was disappointing against the Seattle Seahawks . Whether it was with his arm or legs, he was underwhelming for owners on Thanksgiving...

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