1. Ron Washington, Texas Rangers: Why They Win Texas' First MLB World Series

    Quick. When was the last time a Texas team won the World Series? If almost never was your answer, then you are wrong, baseball breath. Since the World Series started in 1902, teams from Texas have won zip, zero, or zilch...

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  2. San Antonio Spurs: What Will Their Record Be In the First 2 NBA Weeks?

    Lakers Fan Hollering Creek , is there such an item? Or is that the title of my yet-to-have-a-release-date project? Where is Sandra Cisneros when I need her? I digress...

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  3. LeBron James-Brett Favre: Whose Image Went From First to Last Fastest?

    Ever seen LeBron “King” James do this one dunk in warm-ups? In the layup line just before opening tip, the players are in full gear. The arena is three-quarters full—when his amusement value is highest...

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  4. Arian Foster, Ryan Torain: NFL Fantasy Football Gold

    Born 14 days apart, they are about the same size and have overcome similar adversities. The two 24-year-olds were born in August, and they both stand close to 6’1”, 225 pounds...

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  5. Missouri-Nebraska: Will Tigers Hand Cornhuskers Big 12 Walking Whooping?

    An era will turn over Saturday in Lincoln, Nebraska. After the afternoon game goes into evening, the field is torn and plastic cracked. University of Nebraska corn on the cob heads will say Big 12 goodbyes to the University of Missouri Antlers...

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  6. NCAA Football Week 9: Big 12 Conference Power Rankings Logic By the Lake

    Each week I bring you a sort of fireside chat from one of the many Great Lake regions of the Big 12 Conference. From the gentle rolling hills of south central Oklahoma to the Land O' Lakes in Nebraska back down to the palm trees of Texas...

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  7. NFL Rules Change: Why Roger Goodell's Policy of Suspending NFL Assassins Works

    Where were you when the head-on collision that changed American football forever occurred? Most people remember the circumstances around events that affected their lives—good or bad...

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  8. ALCS 2010: After Game 3 Loss, Should New York Yankees Start A.J. Burnett?

    It was unclear which starter would go in game three for the Yankees after the ace they courted in a trade earlier this year jilted them again with yet another magnificent playoff performance...

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  9. NCAA Football: Big 12 Power Rankings Logic By the Lake

    Which teams made the biggest jump in Big 12 power? The conference produced the No.1 team in the BCS Standings, and five Big 12 teams made the BCS top 20, more than any other conference...

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  10. Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em for NFL Week 7

    Which players can you count on this week to bring you the highest value and which ones should not be dragged and dropped? The answers may surprise you. As always I take no prisoners in sharing my logic with you as I write by the lake...

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  11. College Football Rankings: Missouri vs. Oklahoma for Big 12 Conference Dominance

    Will Mizzou be able to move the mountain that is Oklahoma? You won’t have to go through the Ozarks to see it. For the first time ever, this Friday and Saturday (Oct...

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  12. New York Yankees: Can They Overcome Curse of Cliff Lee's Cutter?

    How many Major League Baseball pitchers can claim they own the New York Yankees? Tonight, in Game 3 of the ALDS, the Bronx Bombers face crafty lefty Cliff Lee, who for the most part has shut them down over the last two seasons...

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  13. Fantasy Football NFL Power Rankings: Top-10 Quarterbacks and Scoring Formats

    Which QBs have chopped liver for opponents in NFL Week 6? The answer may surprise you. My advice may give you the edge in this critical week...

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  14. Fantasy Football Week 6 Rankings: Top 10 Wide Receivers in All Formats

    A big game from a wide receiver can take your fantasy football team over the top. These Week 6 rankings try to settle the burning questions at wide receiver this week: Who deserves ...

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  15. Start Em Sit Em: Fantasy Football Reasoning on the River Walk in NFL Week 6

    Which NFL fantasy football stars should ride the pine this week? Is Michael Vick Worth a start in NFL.com formats? Why Yahoo! formats fit certain players and not others...

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  16. Fantasy Football NFL Power Rankings: Top-10 Running Backs and Formats

    Which NFL running backs have the best Fantasy value this week? I will show you who you can count on as well as advise you on which format fits best to the player...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 4 years ago 462 reads 2 comments

  17. Top 10 Dual-Threat NCAA Football QBs: Who Will Win the Heisman Trophy First?

    Dual-threat QBs are here to stay and athletes are getting better at it every season. This year's top NCAA football combination QBs include some names that may surprise you...

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  18. San Antonio Spurs: Should They Change Their NBA Mascot Like Ole Miss Did?

    What has three chins, four legs including two arms as big as legs, and a graduate degree from a university with an agricultural extension in its official name (A&M)? If you ...

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  19. Dallas Mavericks, Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs: Banned From Mexico?

    Who gave the go-ahead to defy the terror threat in Mexico in order for the San Antonio Spurs to play the Los Angeles Clippers on Oct. 12? Texas’ Office of Homeland Security would like to know...

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  20. ALCS Preview: New York Yankees or Texas Rangers: Who Is Hungrier?

    Acclaimed actor Sidney Poitier starred with Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn in the hit movie Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner...

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  21. Ben Roethlisberger, Colt McCoy: Which NFL QB Will Show the Most Rust?

    The Steelers come into this National Football League Week 6 game 3-1. The Browns are 1-4 and face the New Orleans Saints after this game. Pittsburgh ’s only loss came to the Baltimore Ravens 14-17 two weeks ago...

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  22. Los Angeles Lakers-San Antonio Spurs: Which Has the Top-10 Sexiest Fans?

    The Spurs and the Lakers have at least three absolutes in common: 1. Two cities with large Mexican-American populations. 2. Inez Saenz has been in both locker rooms — one at a time...

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  23. San Antonio Spurs-Los Angeles Lakers: Which Team Has The Dumbest NBA Fans?

    The great debate is semi-raging. But is it better described as a lopsided, are-you-serious contention? I am the most-hated journalist in San Antonio sports history, and I'm just getting started...

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  24. The San Antonio Spurs Coyote: Most Offensive Mascot Ever in the NBA?

    Why would an alleged drug lord from a Mexican cartel sport a San Antonio Spurs T-shirt? What is the connection between the overlord and the Spurs' mascot? Is the Spurs' executive ...

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  25. Longhorns-Cornhuskers Preview: Is Mack Brown Off the Hook This Week?

    Will the Texas Longhorns get head coach Mack Brown off the proverbial hook? Brown is slipping, and he knows it. A humble man/coach, he is disappointed in this season already...

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