1. Heisman Race: How Dark-Horse Heisman Candidates Could Kill Matt Barkley's Glory

    Andrew Luck sat in the front row of the Heisman ceremony two years in a row and walked away empty-handed. The first time, the best quarterback in college football was dethroned by the evolution of dual-threat Auburn QB legend, Cam Newton...

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  2. Chris Johson, Dez Bryant and Overhyped Headlines: Week 1 of the 2012 NFL Season

    As much as the average Joe doesn't want to believe it, there are players in the NFL that do earn their salaries. But then there are those who are so overrated that hearing their names only conjures up dollar signs and shrugs...

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  3. 2012 Heisman Race: Key Matchups That Could Kill Each Candidate's Hopes

    USC’s Matt Barkley is one of five serious Heisman contenders who have no shortage of teams on their schedule looking to keep them from winning the award...

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  4. William Gholston and Other Spartans Geared for a Breakout Season in 2012

    There are occasionally young men on the football field that surprise us, as fans that is. That young man that makes the gain to set up the winning field goal in a bowl game just a season after shouting and screaming in sweats from the sideline...

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  5. #NBArank: Predicting ESPN's Top 25 Players in 2012 Rankings

    The ESPN #NBArank has been revealed from No. 500, Eddy Curry, to No. 401, Luke Babbitt and there has quickly developed a conversation as to whether Curry deserves to sit at the bottom of the list...

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  6. Tyrann Mathieu: What the Honey Badger Must Do to Recover from LSU Dismissal

    The former LSU star. It’s not a title that anyone expected to be using for Tyrann Mathieu until his name was called in the 2013 NFL draft, first round expectedly ...

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  7. Kobe Bryant's Wife Wouldn't Want to Marry a Man Who Couldn't Win Championships

    Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa Bryant, has rarely been a woman of many words, letting the media and her stonewalled facial expressions operate as her form of communication throughout her marriage to the Black Mamba...

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  8. Tyrann Mathieu Could Fall to the Detroit Lions in the 2013 NFL Draft

    The first thing I thought about when it was reported that Tyrann Mathieu would be ousted by LSU’s football program, indefinitely, was his future in the NFL ...

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  9. Maurice Jones-Drew's Holdout Impacts Blaine Gabbert More Than Anyone

    Maurice Jones-Drew ’s holdout is not one that will only have short-term effects on his individual performance with the Jacksonville Jaguars ...

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  10. 2012-13 NBA Season: How Every NBA Franchise Will Reinvent Itself Next Season

    Coach Erik Spoelstra believes the Miami Heat need to reinvent themselves to avoid the pitfalls of 2006 after the Heat won the 2006 NBA championship, but then started to downgrade in relevance with the same team intact...

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  11. 2013 NBA Finals: How LeBron, Miami Heat Can Guarantee Another Championship

    With old faces draped in new franchises, the 2013 NBA Playoffs alone seem like a wide open playing field. Think about how broad the landscape for the finals will be...

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  12. Ray Allen Left Celtics Due to Doc Rivers, Could Face Similar Exit in Miami

    In the latest saga, building up to Ray Allen ’s emotional return to TD Garden at the start of the season, Doc Rivers has taken blame for Allen’s exit , according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports...

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  13. Magic Johnson Says Lebron, Kobe Would Make Dream Team: Who Would LeBron Replace?

    Magic Johnson, according to the Los Angeles Times , acknowledges that LeBron James and Kobe Bryant would have made the ’92 Dream Team, even though he added a backdoor comment ...

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  14. LeBron James Agrees with Kobe About Beating Dream Team: Why Most Fans Won't

    LeBron James echoes Kobe Bryant’s sentiments about the 2012 version of Team USA being able to win against the Dream Team which includes hardwood legends like Scottie Pippen, ...

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  15. Heat vs. Celtics: What to Watch When Ray Allen Faces Boston in Season Opener

    According to Ira Winderman , the Miami Heat are geared to open the 2012-13 NBA season against their most bitter rivals: the Boston Celtics ...

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  16. Miami Heat: How LeBron James and the Heat Are Going to Become America's Team

    LeBron James and the Miami Heat is an introduction that no man or woman in America wants to spew, but it is the inevitable that their success under James’ leadership forces tongues to cooperate...

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  17. Dwight Howard to Lakers: Why Kobe Bryant Will Never Win Another MVP

    What’s been left out in the discussion of Dwight Howard ’s possible arrival in Los Angeles is the effect it will have on Kobe Bryant ’s last years in the league...

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  18. NBA Rumors: How Courtney Lee to Boston Affects the Miami Heat in the East

    The Miami Heat are still the top contenders in the Eastern Conference with the Boston Celtics closely trailing in their cross hairs after the reported signing of Courtney Lee ...

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  19. Dwight Howard: Howard, Jeremy Lin Are Among NBA's Most Mind-Boggling Stars

    Fans pride themselves on being able to figure out the mental and physical capacities of NBA players like Dwight Howard and Jeremy Lin. Everyone has been doing it for years to the NBA’s most adored and most hated players...

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  20. Nets vs. Knicks: Five Reasons Why D. Will and the Nets Aren't the Kings of NY

    Jason Kidd’s arrest did not help the New York Knicks’ cause, but it’s still too early to crown the Brooklyn Nets as the kings of New York, as Joe Johnson saw fit when he was introduced in Brooklyn on Friday...

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  21. Kyrie Irving and the Most Important Injuries to Watch This Offseason

    Anthony Davis was named to the 2012 Team USA roster by way of Blake Griffin’s necessary surgery to repair torn cartilage in his left knee ( LA Times ) Congratulations to Davis ...

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  22. Kyrie Irving vs. Kobe Bryant: Irving Challenges Kobe to a $50,000 1-on-1 Game

    Kyrie Irving won the 2011-12 NBA Rookie of the Year and has ultimately begun the process of feeling himself out...

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  23. LeBron James Is Crowned the Best Male Athlete at the ESPYs, Heat Named Best Team

    LeBron James won the 2011-12 regular season MVP award. He went on to save the Miami Heat from elimination in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals and won his first NBA championship...

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  24. Matthew Stafford Wins the ESPYs Comeback Athlete of the Year Award

    Obviously the ESPYs took notice to how amazing Matthew Stafford’s season was, even though the rest of the football world refused to do the same...

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  25. Team USA: Will 2012 NBA Finals Affect Durant-LeBron Relationship During Olympics

    Kevin Durant is still a very young player, despite what the public may perceive about his "old school" personality and humble swagger...

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