1. Coco Crisp Breaks Down The Oakland Athletics' Offseason Moves

    The Oakland Athletics have been making a lot of moves this offseason and center fielder Coco Crisp has taken notice. The nine-year veteran is optimistic about the team's chances of winning the American League West title in 2011...

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  2. Oakland Athletics CF Coco Crisp Names His Top 3 Favorite Center Fielders

    Oakland Athletics center fielder Coco Crisp has established himself as a top outfielder in the game of baseball. His tremendous speed and awareness makes him a perfect player to patrol the outfield...

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  3. Saint Mary's Gaels Gone Wild: Team Rides Swag From Shirt, Video Against Gonzaga

    The popularity of Saint Mary’s Gaels basketball has taken Northern California by storm over the past few seasons. After their Sweet Sixteen appearance last year, the Gaels are ready for another run in the NCAA Tournament...

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  4. Oakland Athletics' Coco Crisp Reveals The Toughest Pitchers He's Ever Faced

    Oakland Athletics center fielder Coco Crisp is one of the key players in the team's pursuit of the American League West division title in 2011...

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  5. With Jim Harbaugh Hired, San Francisco 49ers Need To Get Their Quarterback

    I just got back from the Jim Harbaugh press conference a while back and after listening to what he had to say, it became apparent that his hardest task is to find the next franchise quarterback...

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  6. San Francisco 49ers: Could the Miami Dolphins Steal Jim Harbaugh Away from Them?

    After meeting with the San Francisco 49ers for several hours on Wednesday, Stanford head coach Jim Harbaugh looked to be close to filling the 49ers ' vacant head coaching position...

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  7. The Worst Uniforms in the History of Every NFL Team

    The NFL is filled with a great history of amazing players, legendary teams and memories that will last a lifetime. Of course, with these memories, there are also some moments in time in which we would like to forget...

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  8. Meet Big Blue

    Meet Big Blue Big Blue has excited fans at Old Dominion University since 1930. Just a cub when he joined ODU, he’s since matured into a full-grown lion and natural leader (he looks phenomenal considering he’s 80 years old)...

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  9. Meet Goldy the Golden Gopher

    Meet Goldy Goldy has been the heart and soul of the University of Minnesota since 1940. The lovable Golden Gopher only wears UM apparel. You can find him anywhere around campus, including at all sporting events...

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  10. San Francisco 49ers: Glen Coffee Stays Grounded in Training Camp Battle

    This piece was originally written at Examiner.com . The San Francisco 49ers offense has gone through a few changes since first being installed by offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye last season...

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  11. 2010 College Football Predictions: Alabama Remains Top Team To Beat

    The AP Poll for the Top 25 in college football will be released in a few weeks. With players gone to the draft and new head coaches, there will be some of changes in this year’s list...

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  12. Contract Negotiations To Fill 49ers Off-Season Agenda

    A hot topic that surrounded the 49ers during their off-season program was the contract extensions of some key players that will become free agents after the 2010 season...

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  13. 49ers, Stop Telling Me and Just Show Me the Win!

    "Don't Tell Me, Show Me" All season long, the 49ers have used that slogan to tell the fans to believe once again. The catchphrase from Mike Singletary is plastered all over the Bay Area...

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  14. San Francisco 49ers New Stadium Details

    The 49ers have released some new details on the proposed new stadium in Santa Clara. The cost will be about $937 million to build. The stadium can seat up to approximately 75,000 people (68,500 for most events)...

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  15. 49ers Position Battles: Quarterback

    As mini-camp for the 49ers continue throughout this summer, I want to take a look at each position on the team and break down each player that would either be trying to make waves during camp...

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  16. Cry Me a River, Michael Crabtree

    This wouldn't really be considered news, but it did give me a little character perspective on first-round draft pick Michael Crabtree...

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  17. My Interviews With 49ers LB Patrick Willis and QB Alex Smith

    On Wednesday night, 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis and quarterback Alex Smith hosted a special screening of "The Taking of Pelham 123...

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  18. 49ers Could End Up Sharing New Stadium with Raiders

    49ers President Jed York talked with the media yesterday about the new 49ers stadium in Santa Clara, while giving the media information that they expected to hear...

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  19. Michael Crabtree: The New 49ers Wideout Looks To Silence Doubters

    San Francisco 49ers' first round pick Michael Crabtree has the tools to become elite receiver in the league. And with the 49ers trying to establish a solid offense to compliment the potential ...

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  20. San Francisco 49ers One Step Closer to New Stadium in Santa Clara

    On Tuesday night, Santa Clara officials signed a deal that would allow the 49ers to play their home games in a new 68,500-seat stadium next to Great America.Santa Clara residents will then have a vote to approve the new stadium...

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  21. Manny Lawson: Should His Weight Gain Be a Concern?

    In 49ers LB Manny Lawson's recent online blog entry, he mentioned his weight gain. "After minicamp some of the reporters picked up on the fact that I've put on some weight. It wasn't a focus of mine and I don't think it will ever be a focus of mine...

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  22. Through the Steroid Era, Baseball Still Has Been Very Very Good to Me

    Former MLB slugger Sammy Sosa once said, "Baseball has been very, very good to me." Actually, in his Dominican accent, baseball was actually "berry, berry" good to him. And for me, the sport has been nothing but "berry, berry sweet" to me...

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  23. Five Questions for 49er LB Manny Lawson

    When I first started writing for my 49ers blog, the 49ers had just completed the 2006 campaign at 7-9. In what looked to be a great 2007 season for me to cover, ended up as one of the ugliest years in recent 49ers history...

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  24. The 1998 San Francisco 49ers: When I Became Faithful

    When I relive the classic days of the 49ers, a lot of memories return to the 1980s when Joe Montana led the team to four Super Bowl wins. Some of it goes back to the 1994 season when Steve Young finally reached the mountaintop...

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  25. Mike Holmgren Wants NFL Return: 49ers in 2010?

    This rumor is a few days old, but it got me thinking already about next year and the team's front office. Mark Maske of the Washington Post reported that former Seahawks head coach Mike Holmgren has already contemplated a return to the NFL...

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