1. NFL Playoff Picture 2012: Predicting Sure-Fire Division Winners

    The conclusion of the 2012 regular season is almost upon us, which is both good and bad. It's bad because some of our teams will be at home watching the playoffs (clearly looking ...

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  2. BCS Bowl Projections 2012: Teams That Will Coast to Victory

    Who's ready for bowl fever? What an exciting time for football fans. We have the experienced teams returning, with a few friendly new faces joining the fold. With 35 bowl games at our disposal, this should be a very merry Christmas for all...

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  3. USC Football: Why Jack Del Rio Is Perfect Fit for Defensive Coordinator

    In the hopes of returning to past glory, Lane Kiffin must fix a broken but talented USC defense. While it's admirable to consider defensive line coach Ed Orgeron for the defensive coordinator position, this will not fix USC's issues...

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  4. NFL Picks Week 14: Three Playoff Hopefuls Who Will Fall on Sunday

    Ladies and Gentleman, Week 14 of the NFL season has arrived, and, man, are there some great matchups. With the playoffs around the corner, the next few weeks should be fun...

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  5. Why Aldon Smith Is the Next Charles Haley, Only Better

    With the seventh pick in the 2011 NFL draft, the San Francisco 49ers select...Aldon Smith, DE, out of the University of Missouri...

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  6. 49ers Mock Draft: Latest 7-Round Predictions Heading into Bowl Season

    It's never too early for mock drafts, and with the San Francisco 49ers potentially having 11-plus draft picks (not including compensatory selections), plus the talent already present ...

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  7. 49ers vs. Rams: San Francisco's Biggest Winners and Losers from Week 13

    The San Francisco 49ers fell to the St. Louis Rams 16-13 in overtime on Sunday, which leaves Jim Harbaugh and company at 8-3-1. St. Louis has five wins, after only securing two in 2011...

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  8. LaMichael James: Projecting 49ers Rookie's Role After Kendall Hunter's Injury

    The San Francisco 49ers' 31-21 road victory over the New Orleans Saints leaves the Niners with an NFC West division lead (the Seattle Seahawks also lost on Sunday) and in prime position for a possible first-round bye...

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  9. 49ers vs. Saints: San Francisco's Biggest Winners and Losers from Week 12

    With a Seattle Seahawks loss locked up in the early slate of games, the San Francisco 49ers piled on their NFC West lead with a huge road victory over the New Orleans Saints ...

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  10. San Francisco 49ers: Five Niners' Destined for Pro Bowl Berth

    At 6-2-1, the San Francisco 49ers have all but locked up the NFC West. Wait, that doesn't sound right. Let's rewind that a bit. The 49ers are still at the forefront of the toughest division in football, but yes folks, a tie just happened...

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  11. Re-Drafting 49ers' Entire 2012 Draft After First Half of NFL Season

    The San Francisco 49ers have played up to expectations in 2012, but can the same be said about the current rookies donning the red and gold? Jim Harbaugh isn't losing any sleep ...

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  12. 3 Players 49ers Should Consider Trading Away for at NFL Trade Deadline

    After dismantling the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night, the San Francisco 49ers stand at 6-2 atop the new and improved NFC West...

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  13. 49ers' Most and Least Improved Players

    The San Francisco 49ers stand at 5-2 atop the best division in football in the NFC West. Yes, you read that right. The NFC West has had a stunning turnaround after being the laughing stock of the NFL for the last five years...

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  14. Ohio State Buckeyes to Watch in Clash with Indiana

    Ohio State has won six consecutive games to start the season and will look to avoid a let down against the Indiana Hoosiers. After a convincing 63-38 win over Nebraska, Ohio State has shown to be a powerhouse on offense, especially on the ground...

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  15. Biggest Locks in Saturday's Slate of College Football Games

    Week 7 of the college football season should be as exciting and unpredictable as the first six weeks have been. We even have some juicy matchups in Week 7, including four games in which top 25 teams face off against each other...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about almost 3 years ago 476 reads 0 comments

  16. NFL Teams That Will Ride Home Field Advantage to an Upset

    The NFL is a peculiar league in that any team can win on any given Sunday. It's true when they say America loves the underdog. We have several exciting matchups on the board...

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  17. Roger Federer: Why Fed Express Will Roll Past Murray at Shanghai Masters

    Roger Federer , Novak Djokovic , Andy Murray and Tomas Berdych all succeeded in reaching the semifinals of the 2012 Shanghai Masters. Historically speaking, never have the top four seeds reached the semifinals at the Shanghai Masters...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about almost 3 years ago 3,883 reads 54 comments

  18. Mark Sanchez: Why the Struggling New York Jets QB Is Still the Answer

    Mark Sanchez? Tim Tebow? Terrell Owens? The last name was a little dig at the New York Jets, but at this point, who is surprised Owens made a desperate plea for a job? At 2-3, the ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about almost 3 years ago 1,421 reads 38 comments

  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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