1. Fernando Torres' Performance Exemplifies Chelsea's Renaissance

    Fernando Torres netted two goals and assisted on two others in Chelsea 's 5-2 FA Cup victory over Leicester City . His performance was great, and it was evident that there has been a significant change at Chelsea since the beginning of the year...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 3,048 reads 34 comments

  2. NCAA Tournament 2012: 7 Players That Caught Us Off-Guard

    In March Madness, teams need their role players to step up. Sometimes, we can predict who will step up. Other times, players will catch the experts and fans completely off-guard...

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  3. NCAA Bracket 2012 Predictions: 12 Teams Guaranteed to Win on Thursday

    It's the first big day of the tournament, and it's time for brackets to start busting. Depending on your picks, the first full day can keep you alive in your pool, or it could liberate you to cheer for whoever you want to cheer for...

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  4. Napoli vs. Chelsea: 5 Things We Learned About Blues in Spectacular Victory

    Chelsea recorded one of the best victories in club history on Wednesday, beating Napoli 4-1 in extra time to advance to the Champions League quarterfinals. After 90 minutes, the Blues were up 3-1, which left the aggregate score at an even 4-4...

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  5. Chelsea vs. Napoli: Tactical Analysis of Their Champions League Tie

    Chelsea and Napoli are squaring off in the second leg of the Champions League Round of 16. Napoli won the first leg with a convincing 3-1 win in Italy. Now, the tie moves to London, where Chelsea will hope to reverse their fortune...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 2,252 reads 13 comments

  6. Fab Melo: Predicting How Far Syracuse Will Advance Without Center

    Syracuse's star center Fab Melo has been ruled ineligible for the NCAA tournament—so how far can the Orange make it without him? The Orange's official website announced that ...

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  7. NCAA Bracket 2012: 10 Reasons Teams Should Fear Michigan State

    As far as No. 1 seeds go, Michigan State seems to be the most overlooked of the bunch. That shouldn't be the case. The Spartans are a force to be reckoned with, and no team should even think of overlooking the squad...

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  8. March Madness 2012: 11 Greatest Cinderella Stories in NCAA Tournament History

    Everyone loves a March Madness Cinderella. Even though these teams probably destroyed your bracket, you couldn't help but hope they would keep winning. America loves the darlings, and college basketball provides one nearly every single year...

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  9. Chelsea Transfers: 6 Midfielders Who Will Be on Roman Abramovich's Wish List

    Chelsea 's biggest problem right now is the lack of a creative midfielder. With Roman Abramovich funding the club, the Blues always have the chance to buy a solution to the problem...

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  10. Fernando Torres: 10 Radical Steps to Get Chelsea Striker Back in the Goals

    Fernando Torres has now played in 50 games for Chelsea . He hasn't scored a goal in his last 24 matches. For almost half of his stay, he has gone without a goal. Obviously, Torres isn't the elite striker he once was...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 8,597 reads 61 comments

  11. Chelsea vs. Birmingham City: 5 Things Chelsea Can Take Away from Decisive Win

    Chelsea recorded a decisive win at St. Andrew's, beating Birmingham City 2-0. The visiting Blues easily could've tallied four or five goals, but they settled for two...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 2,416 reads 39 comments

  12. Chelsea vs. Birmingham City: Roberto Di Matteo Must Win First Match at Helm

    If Roberto Di Matteo wants to have a chance of a successful time leading Chelsea , he must defeat Birmingham City on Tuesday. Chelsea drew with Birmingham in their first meeting, which prompted this FA Cup replay...

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  13. Andre Villas-Boas' Firing Illustrates Chelsea's Biggest Issue

    There is no trust at Chelsea . The players, manager and owner are all on their separate islands. They don't want anything to do with each other because they don't trust anyone. That's Chelsea's biggest problem...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 1,058 reads 9 comments

  14. Chelsea FC Month in Review: Grading Each Performance from February

    With February come and gone, it's time to look back at Chelsea 's performances in the month that was. In the moment, it's easy to get caught up with talks of disaster, but I'm hoping a more rational thought process can prevail...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 1,149 reads 6 comments

  15. Chelsea FC: Hiring Rafa Benitez Would Be a Panic Move

    Please, Roman Abramovich , be rational. Don't bring in Rafa Benitez right now. Chelsea don't need it. In fact, a new manager is the last thing Chelsea need right now...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 1,026 reads 14 comments

  16. Chelsea vs. West Bromwich Albion: 5 Reasons Blues Must Win at the Hawthorns

    As Chelsea travel to West Bromwich Albion , the Blues are in a must-win situation. Andre Villas-Boas is still on thin ice, and he needs to start winning regularly...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 3,466 reads 11 comments

  17. Andre Villas-Boas: Are Chelsea About to Fire a Future Great?

    Even though Chelsea won their last match, Andre Villas-Boas is on the hot seat. In fact, he's probably on the hottest seat in football right now. Fans and players have wanted him out for months now, but he remains at the helm of Chelsea...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 4,774 reads 87 comments

  18. Andre Villas-Boas Must Be Left Alone for Chelsea to Succeed

    Yes, Chelsea are disappointing. No, Andre Villas-Boas should not be fired. Additionally, Villas-Boas simply needs to be left alone. He's not doing a very good job, but he certainly doesn't deserve all the blame he has received this season...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 2,059 reads 38 comments

  19. Chelsea vs. Napoli: 5 Positives We Learned About Andre Villas-Boas' Side

    Chelsea fell to Napoli 3-1 on Tuesday, and we learned a lot about the English Blues. Chelsea led 1-0, but they let Ezequiel Lavezzi and Edinson Cavani take over, which didn't turn out well...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about over 2 years ago 4,931 reads 19 comments

  20. Andre Villas-Boas: 10 Things to Expect If He Stays at Chelsea Next Season

    If Andre Villas-Boas stays at Chelsea for another season, you can expect some big things. As this season gets uglier and uglier, it doesn't hurt to try and look forward to next year...

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  21. Chelsea vs. Napoli: Why Andre Villas-Boas Must Win in Italy

    As Chelsea travels to Napoli , Andre Villas-Boas' side must earn a victory. Napoli is a very tough side, and they have played well in the Champions League. After a win in England, they eliminated the Premier League leaders Manchester City ...

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  22. Chelsea vs. Birmingham City: Why 1-1 Draw Isn't a Disaster

    Even though Chelsea drew with Birmingham City 1-1, there is no reason for Andre Villas-Boas' side to panic. Obviously, Villas-Boas did not want to have a replay at St. Andrew's, but that's what has to happen...

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  23. Didier Drogba Defends Andre Villas-Boas: Why Other Chelsea Players Must Agree

    Didier Drogba stands by Andre Villas-Boas; if the other Chelsea players want to avoid a crisis, they must follow suit...

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  24. Andre Villas-Boas Must Use FA Cup to Turn Things Around for Chelsea FC

    Andre Villas-Boas is at the lowest point of his tenure at Chelsea , and he needs to turn things around. The FA Cup fifth round is on Saturday, and it's the perfect opportunity for Chelsea to reverse their momentum...

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  25. Chelsea vs. Birmingham City: 5 Things Andre Villas-Boas' Side Must Do to Win

    As Chelsea prepare for their FA Cup match with Birmingham City, there are some things they need to focus on. Birmingham City are not a very good club, and Chelsea shouldn't have a problem earning the victory...

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