1. Fantasy Football Week 3: Antonio Gates and 4 Injured Players You Should Start

    Almost every NFL player is playing with some kind of injury when they hit the field. Some players do better than others while playing injured, and that factor can be an important one in fantasy leagues...

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  2. Beanie Wells Injury: 3 Replacement Running Backs for your Fantasy Team

    Arizona Cardinals running back Beanie Wells is off to a scorching start in 2011 as the lead back. He has 183 rushing yards on an average of 5.7 yards per carry and two touchdowns...

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  3. 5 Reasons the Arizona Cardinals Must Beat the Seattle Seahawks

    The Seattle Seahawks won the weak NFC West division in 2010 with a record of 7-9. The division is expected to be wide open again in 2011, with Arizona looking like one of the early favorites...

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  4. Kansas City Chiefs: 4 Players That Can Make You Forget About Week 1

    After earning a playoff birth in 2010 by winning the AFC West division, the Kansas City Chiefs looked like a team that was on the rise. Fast forward to Week 1 of the 2011 NFL season, however and now that doesn't look to have any truth at all...

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  5. Serena Williams: 5 Reasons She Is Guaranteed To Win the 2011 US Open

    Serena Williams is probably the first 28th-seeded favorite in Grand Slam history. Her ranking is not up to expectations due to illness and injury over the last year, but she is back now and in great form...

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  6. Roger Federer: 7 Reasons He'll Soon Be No. 1 Again

    Roger Federer is one week shy of tying Pete Sampras's record for being No. 1 in the world for the most weeks. He is currently ranked No. 3 and still very much a factor at the top of the men's game at the age of 30...

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  7. Deutsche Bank: Young Americans Making Strides and 4 Takeaways

    It's no longer the likes of Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson dominating the PGA Tour anymore from an American standpoint. The young guys have really taken over, and that was no different in this weekend's Deutsche Bank Championship event...

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  8. Fantasy Football Sleepers: 7 Backup Quarterbacks to Watch

    Winning or losing your fantasy football league might not always come down to your early-round selections. Anyone can draft an Adrian Peterson or an Aaron Rodgers. Many winners of leagues have good sleeper picks that really compliment their stars...

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  9. US Open Tennis 2011: 5 Breakout Players to Watch in Second Week

    The first week of the 2011 US Open has been similar to the other three majors this season. The top men have been advancing, while there has been a slew of upsets on the women's side...

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  10. NBA Offseason Acquisitions: 5 Ways for Orlando Magic to Keep Dwight Howard

    Orlando Magic superstar center Dwight Howard 's contract will run out next season. That leaves the Magic in a dicey position, as they likely have to add some pieces around him so that he stays or trade him and get something back...

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  11. Fantasy Baseball: 8 Players Who Surprised Us in 2011

    Fantasy baseball always seems to yield a larger field of surprises each season than do basketball and football, whether it be under performing guys or studs that come out of nowhere...

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  12. Fantasy Football: 5 Preseason Injuries That Have Major Implications

    Every year it seems like there at least a handful of injuries in the preseason that can bring about major changes not only in the NFL , but in fantasy football as well...

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  13. Fantasy Football: 5 Guys You Shouldn't Overvalue in your Dynasty League

    Decisions you make in drafting for a new dynasty league can be much more costly than ones in a seasonal or keeper league. You have to think long and hard about the futures of each player before making a pick...

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  14. Fantasy Football: 10 Receivers and Backs Who Get a Boost in PPR Leagues

    Most fantasy football leagues fall in under one of two categories that will impact your drafting style: PPR (points per reception) and non-PPR leagues. If you are in a PPR league, you need to draft differently if you want to remain competitive...

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  15. Rafael Nadal: 6 Reasons He Has a Leg Up on Roger Federer

    While Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer no longer constitute the biggest rivalry in men's tennis, it is still an intriguing one as they are two of the best players of all time...

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  16. 5 NFL Coaches Who Won't Survive the Season

    The NFL atmosphere is a harsh one for head coaches. If their teams are winning, the players get the credit, but if they aren't, the coaches get the blame for it...

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  17. Fantasy Football: Potential Breakout Candidates at Each Skill Position

    As each season of fantasy football passes by, a lot of familiar faces top the season's final rankings. The Peyton Mannings and Adrian Peterson s of the world stay steady year in, year out...

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  18. Fantasy Football: Michael Turner and 10 Guys to Avoid in Dynasty Leagues

    For anyone drafting in a new fantasy football dynasty league this season, it's very crucial to know not only which players to target, but which players not to draft...

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  19. 5 Preseason Position Battles to Watch

    The Miami Dolphins head into the 2011 season coming off a pretty disappointing 7-9 result last year. Unfortunately for the franchise, the offseason wasn't much better...

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  20. Tiger Woods: Are the Talks of His Demise Warranted?

    The last golf tournament Tiger Woods won came all the way back in mid-November of 2009 at the JBWere Masters. After winning multiple tournaments every year between 1996 and 2009, he now seems like just an average professional golfer at best...

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  21. US Open Preview: Can Roger Federer Use Tourney To Right His Ship?

    The only other time since winning his first major in 2003 that Roger Federer entered the US Open without having won one of the season's first three majors was 2008. All he did that year was capture his fifth consecutive title in Flushing Meadows...

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  22. Ranking the Best Fantasy Football Values at Defense on Draft Day

    Selecting the right team defense for your fantasy team is not very likely going to make or break your season. It can make a difference, however, in winning matchups that can be decided by the smallest of margins...

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  23. Fantasy Football: Michael Vick and 5 Guys Everyone Will Overdraft

    I'm sure that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick won many a fantasy league last year for his owners. But 2011 is a different year and owners need to forget about what happened at the end of last year...

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  24. Fantasy Football 2011: Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice to Be Unleashed

    The offseason for the overall 2011 fantasy outlook of Ravens star running back Ray Rice has fluctuated quite a bit, albeit by small margins. A claim made by offensive coordinator Cam Cameron on Thursday may finally put that to rest, however...

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  25. US Open Tennis: 10 Women Beyond the Williams Sisters Who Could Win the Title

    The 2011 Women's Grand Slam season has been epitomized by great openness, with many players feeling like they had a chance at taking home the trophy...

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