1. 2011 Breeders' Cup Entries: Flat Out Will Give Storybook Ending in Classic Win

    Everyone loves a storybook ending, and there is one in the making at the 2011 Breeders' Cup with 70-year-old trainer Charles Dickey and his prized horse Flat Out. Out of his stable of five horses, Flat Out is the stud...

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  2. Gamecocks vs. Razorbacks: South Carolina Will Expose Arkansas as BCS Pretenders

    With only a few weeks left in the 2011 regular season, the college football bowl races are reaching the final stretches. No. 9 South Carolina will be exposed this week, as the No...

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  3. Kansas State vs. Oklahoma State: Cowboys Will Make BCS Title Statement in Win

    A week after in-state rival Oklahoma made themselves BCS title relevant again after beating Kansas State, Oklahoma State will look to further their BCS title hopes with a win of their own...

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  4. NFL Week 9 Predictions: Teams That Will Bounce Back After Embarrassing Losses

    Week 8 of the NFL season saw some lopsided losses, with teams you would and would not expect to be on the wrong side of a blow out. Here are the three teams you can expect to bounce back from embarrassing losses in Week 8, with a win in Week 9...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 3 years ago 197 reads 0 comments

  5. Pacquiao vs. Mayweather: Bob Arum Rightfuly Disagrees with Floyd's Prediction

    As the boxing world was set a buzz when Floyd Mayweather 's camp announced that Money May would be fighting on May 5, 2012, possibly against Manny Pacquiao, promoter Bob Arum isn't buying what Mayweather is selling...

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  6. Week 9 Fantasy Football Rankings: Drew Brees and QBs Who Will Destroy Defenses

    One of the highest scoring positions from week to week in fantasy football is the quarterback position, and deciding who will star each week has become slightly more difficult than in years past...

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  7. Breeders Cup 2011 Odds: Belmont Stakes Winner Ruler on Ice a Soild 20-1 Pick

    With every major horse race horse betting experts and average Joes alike are always trying to find that one special dark horse that could turn long-shot odds into mega money and this year's best bet in the Breeders Cup Classic is Ruler on Ice...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 3 years ago 491 reads 0 comments

  8. Manny Pacquiao: $1 Million Deal with Hennessy Ensures Future in Ring

    Manny Pacquiao showed why he is the most marketable boxer out there after signing a huge one-year, $1 million deal with the cognac liquor company Hennessy...

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  9. UNLV Runnin' Rebels: "Let's Run" Style of Play Will Take Time to Hit Stride

    As made painfully evident in the UNLV Runnin' Rebels' first game under their new head coach Dave Rice, the "Let's Run" style of play will not be a transformation made overnight...

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  10. BCS Rankings: Arkansas and Teams Who Will Drop out of Top 10 by the Season's End

    With a some surprise teams currently in the BCS top 10, there are a few teams who will not make the cut at the end of the season...

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  11. BCS Rankings: Predicting LSU and the Top 5's End-of-Season Ranking

    As the 2011 college football season comes to a close, now is a good time to predict where the Top Five teams will end up once the season is done and over with...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 3 years ago 117 reads 0 comments

  12. BCS Rankings: LSU vs. Alabama Showdown Will Be Prelude to BCS Title Game

    The much-hyped showdown between No. 1 LSU and No. 2 Alabama will be like looking into a crystal ball, as the two teams are destined to meet in the BCS title game in January. No matter which team wins, a loss to the No...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 3 years ago 398 reads 2 comments

  13. BCS Rankings 2011: Boise State Will Not Make Another Top 5 Appearance This Year

    After dropping out of the Top 5 of the BCS rankings after doing nothing but sitting at home watching the college football action on a bye week, Boise State won't make another appearance in the Top 5 for the rest of the season...

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  14. Cam Newton's Success Will Eventually Turn Panthers into Contender

    As Carolina Panthers rookie quarterback Cam Newton is enjoying one of the best first years in NFL history, his team is struggling, sitting at the bottom of the NFC South with a 2-6 overall record...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 3 years ago 418 reads 5 comments

  15. Fantasy Football Week 8: Ryan Mathews and Must Start Players on Monday Night

    With the AFC West rivals San Diego Chargers and the Kansas City Chiefs meeting up on Monday Night Football this week, there are sure to be some breakout stars in the prime time affair...

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  16. Michael Vick: Eagles Need Star QB to Step Up to Beat Rival Cowboys

    Philadelphia Eagles ' quarterback Michael Vick has experienced a down season thus far compared to his highly successful 2010 campaign...

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  17. Cowboys vs. Eagles: Trent Cole's Return Will Aid Eagles' Defensive Woes

    After a season filled with defensive line troubles, and teams running all over the Philadelphia Eagles , the return of Pro Bowl defensive end Trent Cole will prove to be big for ...

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  18. Manny Pacquiao: Pac-Man Will End All Doubt with KO Win over Marquez

    With major controversy following both of the two previous fights between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez, Pacquiao will look to silence his critics with a knockout win over Marquez in their rubber match...

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  19. Fantasy Football Week 8: DeSean Jackson and Stars Who Will Shine on Sunday Night

    Fantasy football games more times than not come down to the last two games of the week. Knowing who will shine in prime time is key for any owner, and this week there are several players that can breakout...

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  20. UFC 137 Results: Roy Nelson Win Will Send Mirko Cro Cop into Retirement

    Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic may be in the last fight of his long MMA career, as a hungry Roy Nelson will look to end his struggle against the 10-year MMA vet in UFC 137 on Saturday night...

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  21. NFL Picks Week 8: The Chiefs and the Underdog Teams Who'll Win in Week 8

    Week 8 of the 2011 NFL season is full of matchups where possible upsets are ripe and ready. Here are the Kansas City Chiefs and the three teams that will shock the NFL with wins in Week 8...

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  22. BCS Rankings: Texas A&M Can Kiss BCS Hopes Goodbye After OT Loss to Missouri

    After giving up an 11-point third quarter lead to the Missouri Tigers, the No. 16 Texas A&M Aggies BCS dreams are all but shattered. After a three-game win streak over Texas Tech, then No...

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  23. Week 8 Fantasy Football Rankings: DeMarco Murray and Players Who Will Fall Flat

    Fantasy owners are always looking for that player who is going to have a breakout performance, and once it happens, that doesn't always carry over to the following week...

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  24. BCS Rankings: Oklahoma and Teams Who Will Get Back on BCS Track

    After a wild Week 8 in college football where we saw BCS bowl favorites go down, those teams will be looking to right their BCS hopes this week...

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  25. Boxing KO of the Day: Juan Manuel Marquez Shows Counter-Punching Power vs. Jaca

    Entering the third edition of the Manny Pacquiao - Juan Manuel Marquez saga, one of the main area's Pacquiao needs to worry about is Marquez's exceptional counter punching...

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