1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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...

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  9. 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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  10. 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...

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  11. 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 ...

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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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...

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  23. 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...

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  24. 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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  25. 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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