1. San Francisco 49ers: The 5 Most Improved 49ers in 2012

    At 4-1, the San Francisco 49ers will not be sneaking up on teams any longer. After a magical 2011 season, the 49ers have all but lived to expectations in 2012...

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  2. Nebraska vs. Ohio State: 5 Players to Watch in Big Ten Clash

    A great matchup awaits in the Big Ten this weekend, when Braxton Miller and Ohio State face the Nebraska Cornhuskers and two-headed monster Taylor Martinez and Rex Burkhead...

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  3. Davone Bess: Why Picking Up Davone Bess May Save Your Season

    The Miami Dolphins loss to the Arizona Cardinals in Week 4 may be disappointing for Dolphins fans, but not for fantasy owners. Two potential starters emerged from the Dolphins loss to the Cardinals in Week 4...

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  4. College Football Picks Week 6: Predicting the Top Big Ten Matches of the Week

    Big Ten fans have a lot to be excited about this week, for there are some highlight matchups to look out for...

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  5. Why the Nationals Are Sure to Make Noise in the Postseason

    Who recalls the time when the Washington Nationals were the joke of baseball? How the tables have turned. The Washington Nationals' first postseason bid dominated headlines for all the wrong reasons...

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  6. Jackie Battle: Why San Diego Chargers RB Deserves to Start over Ryan Mathews

    Who is Jackie Battle? Well, if you follow fantasy football, he could be the angel that saves your season. In relative football terms, Battle will be known as the starting running back alongside quarterback Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers ...

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  7. Notre Dame vs. Miami: 5 Players to Watch in This Classic Rivalry

    Who will prevail in this classic rivalry? Will it be the Notre Dame Fighting Irish? Or will the high-flying Miami Hurricanes complete a shocking upset in Soldier Field? The answer will determine the direction of both squads...

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  8. San Francisco 49ers: Rookie Progress Report Through First 4 Games

    In the first four weeks of the season, the San Francisco 49ers have accumulated a 3-1 overall record. Raise your hand if you thought the Niners' first loss would come at the hands ...

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  9. 49ers vs. Jets: San Francisco's Biggest Winners and Losers from NFL Week 4

    The San Francisco 49ers pitched a shutout, with a 34-0 win against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium. In what turned into a defensive battle in the first half, the 49ers rocked up the pressure in the second half to pull away from the Jets...

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  10. MLB Playoffs 2012: 4 Teams Poised to Make a Deep Playoff Run

    The National League playoff picture is getting clearer and clearer by the second. However, the American League playoff picture continues to look murky. Right now, the Washington Nationals and Cincinnati Reds are in a fight for home-field advantage...

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  11. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 4: 5 Quarterbacks Best Left on Your Bench

    Fantasy football got you down? Were you one of the unlucky few who lost because of the replacement refs' ineptitude in the closing seconds of the Seattle Seahawks' win (loss) against the Green Bay Packers? Don't worry, I'm here to help...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about almost 2 years ago 3,164 reads 2 comments

  12. Auburn Football: 5 Reasons Why the Tigers Must Cut Ties with Gene Chizik

    Gene Chizik on the hot seat? Believe it! The notion was brought up on ESPN's College Gameday and it has hit the twitter stratosphere with vengeance...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about almost 2 years ago 4,603 reads 57 comments

  13. Are the San Francisco 49ers Favorites to Win the Super Bowl?

    The San Francisco 49ers ' loss to the Minnesota Vikings was unexpected, and few will begin to doubt this team's Super Bowl chances. If so, you are a fool. This was purely a let-down game...

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  14. San Francisco 49ers: Where Game vs. Minnesota Vikings Will Be Won

    The San Francisco 49ers have solidified themselves as the best team in football, at least thus far. A 2-0 mark against two 2011 playoff teams will give you that title, but the 49ers face a much different team this week in the Minnesota Vikings ...

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  15. San Francisco 49ers: Heroes and Zeros vs. Green Bay Packers

    The San Francisco 49ers proved victorious against the Green Bay Packers in what could turn out to be a possible NFC Championship Game preview. A stingy defense vs. an explosive offense...

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  16. San Francisco 49ers: Analyzing the 2012-13 Practice Squad

    The San Francisco 49ers finally have their complete 53-man roster. With one of the deeper rosters, unexpected cuts were bound to happen; Chris Owusu was an example of this...

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  17. Predicting the 49ers' 2012 Practice Squad Roster

    The San Francisco 49ers have shown flashes of brilliance in these first three preseason games—and unfortunately, signs of disappointment too. The offense, which many analysts and fans have raved about after the additions of Randy Moss , A...

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  18. Which San Francisco 49er Has Impressed Most in Camp?

    With the long awaited third preseason game on the horizon, the 49ers have looked a bit rusty and possibly a dab of what I call, overconfident. Defensive coordinator Vic Fangio's comments only adds fuel to the fire...

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  19. What We've Learned About Every Positional Unit During the 49ers Preseason

    Football is back! Jim Harbaugh and the San Francisco 49ers wouldn't want it any other way. The regular season doesn't start for another month or so, but at least football has returned to the masses...

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  20. 3 Ways Randy Moss Can Make a Huge Impact for 49ers in 2012

    Randy Moss donning a San Francisco 49ers Jersey? What was once considered an unlikely prospect has now become the official 'it' story of training camp for the 49ers...

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  21. L.A. Lakers vs Miami Heat: Who Has the Edge?

    Kobe vs. Lebron? This debate has raged on for years, no doubt leaving respective fans of each player with tired lungs. Who's the better player? I can't answer that, or rather, it's irrelevant at this point...

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  22. L.A. Lakers: Predicting Who Will Be the Lakers' Best Bench Player

    The Los Angeles Lakers boast one of the fiercest front lines in the NBA in addition to that Mamba guy, but what about their supporting cast—specifically, LA's bench? If ...

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  23. Under-the-Radar San Francisco 49ers Ready to Break out in 2012

    The San Francisco 49ers should enter the 2012 NFL season as NFC West favorites, and possibly NFC conference darlings...

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  24. L.A. Lakers: Is Andrew Bynum or Pau Gasol More Important with Arrival of Nash?

    The Los Angeles Lakers have made significant improvements in their quest for a 17th championship, and Kobe Bryant's elusive sixth ring...

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  25. Why the 49ers Should Replace Dashon Goldson in 2013

    Dashon Goldson's play, much like the San Francisco 49ers squad that went 13-3 in the regular season, was a surprise to fans and analysts alike...

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