1. Iowa Football 2010: A Tale of 2 Seasons Plus 1 Bowl Game...

    It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness...it was the season of Light.....

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  2. By The Book: The 25 Biggest Tennis Upsets In 2010

    During 2010 many top-ranked tennis pros stumbled, falling from stupendous heights while their lower-ranked opponents accomplished the seemingly impossible. Such surprising results makes tennis a fascinating sport because on any given day a No...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 108 reads 32 comments

  3. The Top 10 Tennis Performances of 2010

    2010 proved to be an exceptional year in tennis, as the No. 1 mantle changed owners in the men's and the women's game. Roger Federer and Serena Williams who both entered 2010 ranked No...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 6,378 reads 12 comments

  4. 2010 College Football: Big Ten Goes Bowling For a Perfect 8-0

    Lane VS Lane: The Big Ten VS the SEC The Big Ten has an opportunity to shed their “also-ran” or more appropriately their “barely-ran” mantle compiled in recent bowl game appearances...

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  5. Iowa Football: No School for Scandal

    Today at a press conference held in Iowa City, Coach Kirk Ferentz along with Gary Barta, Iowa Athletic Director, attempted to stem the tide of wild rumors about an Iowa football program gone mad on drugs...

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  6. Iowa Football: 5 Seasons More Disappointing Than 2010

    'Twas the night before Christmas... George Bailey felt bitterly disappointed at the hand life dealt to him through chronically forgetful Uncle Billy and mean-spirited Mr. Potter...

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  7. Zultan's Final Fearless College Football Forecast: The BCS Bowl Challenge

    In December, the 2010 college football landscape lays wasted after a full season of all-out assault featuring vicious sacks and bone-cracking tackles...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 1,346 reads 36 comments

  8. Rafael Nadal vs. Roger Federer: The Fan Wars, Episode One...Rise of the Clones

    Satire Breaking News: The ever-escalating Roger Federer versus Rafael Nadal fan wars rage on. The mercury core on the verbal abuse thermometer threatens to burst...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 2,052 reads 150 comments

  9. College Football Zultan's Fearless Forecast: Big Ten Plus Five in Week 13

    Here we are at long last at the end of the season. All the questions we had in September have been answered, for the most part. Some teams exceeded expectations while others fell short...

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  10. Power Ranking Big 10 Football in Week 12: Badgers Stomp As the Cats Climb...

    Northwestern stormed back at the end of a cold, windy and wet afternoon in Evanston to snatch a victory from the Iowa Hawkeyes––denying them once again in the fading moments of a game...

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  11. Iowa Football: Hawkeyes Spoiling For a Victory Over Ohio State...

    It is that time in the college football season when hope may have begun to fade for those teams whose ambitions exceeded their ability to deliver—whose luck has run out...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 453 reads 18 comments

  12. Classic Rewind: Pete Sampras vs. Boris Becker 1996 ATP World Tour Championships

    In 1990 the ATP World Tour Championships moved from Madison Square Garden in New York City to Germany, home of native tennis phenoms Boris Becker and Steffi Graf...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 2,131 reads 39 comments

  13. College Football Zultan's Fearless Forecast: Big Ten Plus Five in Week 12

    With as much dignity as he could muster, Zultan gathered up the sad remains of his shattered major award. Later that night, alone in the backyard, the Great One buried it next to the garage...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 987 reads 59 comments

  14. Tennis Power Rankings: Top Dog Soderling Bounds the Channel for WTF in London

    Robin Soderling, whose total tennis repertoire stole the show at the Masters in Paris, tops our Power Rankings for the very first time...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 1,311 reads 64 comments

  15. Roger Federer Defies the 'Casey at the Bat' Syndrome

    "And somewhere men are laughing, and somewhere children shout; But there is no joy in Mudville — mighty Casey has struck out...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 2,368 reads 61 comments

  16. BNP Paris Masters: Six Scintillating Second-Round Matches as Top Seeds Advance

    Will Paris continue to sizzle? Unveiled in France this week is the last Masters event of 2010 before the year-end finals begin in London. A few players are hanging onto the hope that they can make the final field of eight for the Barclays WTF...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 456 reads 6 comments

  17. College Football: Zultan's Fearless Forecast for Big Ten Plus 5 in Week 11

    Last week was not a good week to be a college football prognosticator. Nine of the BCS Top 25 lost in Week 10...

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  18. Power Ranking Big Ten Football in Week 11: Michigan Dunks As Penn State Rebounds

    The Michigan Wolverines came back from the brink of destruction to snatch a victory from a talented and determined Illinois team at the conclusion of the most exhilarating football game in the country on Saturday afternoon...

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  19. Classic Rewind: Roger Federer vs. David Nalbandian 2005 ATP Tennis Masters Cup

    In 2005 the venue for the Tennis Masters Cup Final—the ATP’s year-end championship—moved to Shanghai from Houston...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 2,231 reads 15 comments

  20. Power Ranking Big Ten Football in Week 10: Iowa Soars As Michigan Sinks

    The Iowa Hawkeyes struck a huge blow last weekend reminding the rest of the Big Ten that all bets are off until the last play of the season. This Iowa team is not going down without a fight...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 1,245 reads 27 comments

  21. The History of the WTF: Will Roger Federer Become Its Greatest Champion?

    It is a given in any sport that happens to light your fire––at the end of the season, fans need to crown a winner––the ultimate champion whose accomplishments set him, her or them above all the rest...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 2,944 reads 70 comments

  22. College Football: Zultan's Fearless Forecast for Big Ten Plus Five in Week 10

    Zultan applauds his friends from Penn State for keeping guest prognosticator MAD in his place. So far in two seasons Zultan has never achieved perfection - but at times the All-Seeing one has picked 90 percent...

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  23. Power Ranking Big Ten Football in Week 9: Spartan Green To Gopher Gold

    Heading into Week 9 there are four fairly equal teams topping the Big Ten Conference: Michigan State, Wisconsin, Ohio State and Iowa. Wisconsin has already passed its biggest tests, getting by Ohio State and Iowa, while losing to Michigan State...

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  24. Zultan's Fearless College Football Forecast: Big Ten Plus Five in Week 9

    Zultan suffered an almost mortal blow last weekend as he was stampeded by a herd of pesky badgers in Iowa, spending the rest of the weekend picking turf out of his teeth. The Mighty One suffered another blow when the BCS No...

    JA Allen Written by JA Allen about 4 years ago 1,243 reads 33 comments

  25. Iowa Football: Four Keys To Defeating Wisconsin

    When Iowa battles Wisconsin on Saturday for the Heartland Trophy, fans will witness two highly skilled Big Ten teams with almost identical mindsets, the same coaching philosophy and similar styles of play...

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