1. T20 World Cup 2012: Why England Can't Be Counted out of Title Contention

    The English team has gotten off to a poor start in the Super Eight at the T20 World Cup. India put a 90-run beatdown on the boys from Britain, preceded by a 15-run loss to the West Indies...

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  2. Francesco Molinari: Why He's Crucial to European Ryder Cup Fortunes

    The Europeans have been victorious in six out of the last eight Ryder Cup tournaments and are looking to build a streak after winning in 2010...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 553 reads 0 comments

  3. NFL Predictions Week 4: Favorites That Will Dominate

    Supposedly nobody likes a bully. But if you're a fan of an NFL favorite this week, you're going to enjoy the pounding your team is about to deliver. The replacement referees have been returned to the XFL, so things should settle down on the field...

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  4. 2013 NFL Mock Draft: Pick-by-Pick Projections and Analysis

    There are about eight or nine teams that have a legitimate chance at winning the 2013 Super Bowl. The rest of the teams might as well turn their attention towards the 2013 NFL Draft with an eye towards future championships...

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  5. NFL Week 4 Picks Against the Spread for Every Game

    After three weeks and divine intervention, I have finally posted a winning record. There is no telling how many games the replacement referees actually altered, but their immaculate Hail Mary put me over the top...

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  6. The Latest Buzz Around Odds, Spreads and Lines for NFL Week 4

    Call it whatever you want: NFL point spreads, odds or lines. What they all have in common is the tantalizing possibility of improving your financial situation. But probably not...

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  7. Why Green Bay Packers Have Every Right to Be Upset After Seahawks' Hail Mary

    To err is human. To blunder as the refs did on the Hail Mary against the Green Bay Packers , well, that was something different. Green Bay fans will spend at least the next week wondering what happened...

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  8. What is Wrong With Aaron Rodgers?

    The strategy for winning ball games used to be running the rock and playing stellar defense. Then players like Drew Brees, Peyton Manning and Aaron Rodgers turned that idea on its head...

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  9. Denver Broncos Foolish Not to Put Ronnie Hillman on the Field

    The Denver Broncos grabbed Ronnie Hillman early in Round 3 of the NFL draft with thoughts of added a speedy threat out of the backfield. Apparently, somewhere between then and now, the Broncos decided that he's better off as a water boy...

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  10. With Aura of Greatness Fading, Bill Belichick is Just a Brat

    The legacy of Bill Belichick has diminished over the years. The New England Patriots haven't finished a season with a ring since 2004. Without the distraction of winning, Belichick's character flaws have been on full display...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 2,046 reads 41 comments

  11. Should Mike Tomlin Be Feeling Some Heat for Slow Start to Steelers' Season?

    Anytime a team starts out 1-2, people are going to start looking around for someone to blame. Often, that heat is aimed towards the coach. In the Pittsburgh Steelers ' case, everyone should keep looking...

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  12. Who Deserves Most Blame for San Francisco 49ers' Embarrassing Loss to Vikings?

    After beating the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers , there weren't many conceivable scenarios that included the San Francisco 49ers losing to the Minnesota Vikings . But that's exactly what happened...

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  13. Why Miami Dolphins Have Joe Philbin to Thank for Tough Loss to New York Jets

    Miami Dolphins fans have it rough. Their team overcame too many obstacles to have head coach Joe Philbin blow it for them. But that's exactly what happened. Of course, more than one play determines who wins and loses...

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  14. What Does Dexter McCluster Injury Mean for Fantasy Football Owners, Chiefs?

    In a gruesome twist of fate, Dexter McCluster is likely out of commission for a while. His elbow took a turn for the worst as it bent in an inhumane fashion...

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  15. Why Christian Ponder Is the NFL's Most Improved Player in 2012

    Peyton Manning was considered a lock to take home the the Most Improved Player award after beating the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 1. However, voters would do well to check out Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 3,149 reads 17 comments

  16. Leonard Hankerson: Updated Fantasy Football Profile and Analysis for Redskins WR

    The Robert Griffin III effect has created expectations that Leonard Hankerson can be a viable fantasy football contributor. I'm not sold yet...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 2,418 reads 0 comments

  17. Chris Johnson: Updated Fantasy Football Profile & Analysis for Tennessee Titans

    Few assassins have been as successful as Chris Johnson. He has personally taken out thousands of fantasy football seasons by refusing to live up to his first-round, $50-auction potential...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 2,520 reads 0 comments

  18. The Complete Bettors Guide to NFL Week 3

    You've set your fantasy rosters and possibly laid a few bets on your favorite teams. Now you want to know how you can get even more entangled into all the NFL has to offer...

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  19. Wes Welker Clearly Out of Favor With Patriots, So What's Next for WR?

    Boston doesn't know how to do it any other way. When a semi-iconic player such as Wes Welker reaches an impasse with management, the story unfolds publicly, sometimes in a messy manner...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 2,576 reads 3 comments

  20. Why St. Louis Rams Receiver Danny Amendola Is the New Wes Welker

    The similarities between Danny Amendola and Wes Welker are numerous. Some are ridiculously obvious, while others hide just below the surface. Let us dispense with the sidenotes ...

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  21. Why the Dallas Cowboys Should Have Drafted Mark Barron Over Morris Claiborne

    First-round picks can set a team up for success or set it back half a decade. Morris Claiborne has turned out to be a decent selection, but he doesn't have the value of safety Mark Barron...

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  22. NFL Week 3 Picks: 4 Locks You Can Bet the House on

    Las Vegas is in the business of making money. Or, more accurately, taking yours. So, when you find a pick that has serious value, you have to jump all over it...

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  23. NFL Week 3 Picks Against the Spread for Every Game

    The NFL punishes those who fit the definition of insane. Refuse to evolve, and Vegas will take your lunch money. So keep in mind that home-team underdogs have gone 8-3 while we go through the Week 3 NFL picks against the spread...

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  24. NFL Week 2 Contenders & Pretenders

    The NFL received a makeover this week. The second slate of games turned conventional thinking on its head and requires a serious look at 18 different teams to sort out the contenders from the pretenders...

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  25. Broncos vs. Falcons: Full Report Card Grades for Monday Night Football

    Only the Atlanta Falcons and Denver Broncos played on Monday Night Football this week; it just seemed like there were two games...

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