1. 2011 College Football Predictions: Possible Speed Bumps for Top 10 Teams

    I think it's safe to say that any of the Associated Press' Top 10 teams could earn a national championship berth. Most of these teams are loaded with veteran players, even some with likely Heisman candidates...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 2,045 reads 11 comments

  2. College Football: 5 Players Who Will Rebound to Have a Good Year

    In the world of college football, there is no room for failure. Even one loss keeps you from contention for the National Championship...

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  3. College Football Rankings 2011: 7 Reasons the ACC Is Undervalued

    It's no secret the SEC is the top dog of NCAA football conferences. The last five BCS National Championship teams came out of the SEC—a result of great recruiting classes and ...

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  4. NBA Trade Speculation: 5 Teams Steve Nash Could Lead to a Title

    Steve Nash has had a long, fulfilling career in the NBA . He's taken his team to the conference finals multiple times, has been a seven-time All-NBA selection, and is a two-time League MVP...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 2,074 reads 10 comments

  5. Kansas City Chiefs Preseason: The Battle of Missouri, for Missouri

    Friday Night (August 26th), The Kansas City Chiefs play their third preseason game at home against the St. Louis Rams ...

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  6. Miami Football: 10 Hurricanes with the Most Swag Ever

    The University of Miami is known for many things. Right now, some of those things probably aren't as desirable as others, but regardless, the school has produced more NFL stars than any other school (feel free to argue with me Ohio State and USC fans)...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 7,410 reads 7 comments

  7. NFL Preseason: 10 Backups Who Look Ready for Primetime

    2011 NFL preseason is in full swing, and now is the time for young players to show what they've got. As teams assess what their strengths are, they will also become ever aware of the holes they still need to fill...

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  8. 2011 NFL Supplemental Draft: 5 Reasons Terrelle Pryor Can Succeed in the NFL

    Though the excitement of NFL preseason continues this weekend with a plethora of games to watch, the headline story still seems to be former Ohio State QB Terrelle Pryor , who has been declared eligible for Monday's NFL supplemental draft...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 2,847 reads 34 comments

  9. 2011 NFL Trade Rumors: Moves That May Still Shake Up the NFC North

    As we get into the thick of preseason, teams will begin to realize one of two things: either that they are moving along as expected with minimal hiccups and lapses on the roster, or the exact opposite...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 752 reads 4 comments

  10. 2011 NFL Predictions: Picking Each Game on the Oakland Raiders' Schedule

    The Oakland Raiders are one of the most difficult teams in the NFL to predict. For example, in 2010 the Raiders did not seem that impressive on paper, but still managed to sweep their division...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 2,630 reads 86 comments

  11. LeBron James Scrutiny Continues: Will Enough Ever Be Enough?

    Lebron James has been in the media spotlight since childhood. He entered the NBA as a first overall draft pick with a Nike contract—before ever lacing up a pair of shoes as a pro...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 581 reads 1 comments

  12. Minnesota Vikings: Why Fans Shouldn't Be Concerned with Loss to Tennessee Titans

    After the lengthy lockout and a camp full of expectations and excitement, the 2011 Minnesota Vikings came up short in their preseason debut against the Tennessee Titans ...

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  13. Minnesota Vikings: 5 Preseason Position Battles to Watch

    The Minnesota Vikings will open up their preseason Saturday (Aug. 13) night in Nashville to face the Tennessee Titans . Though the Vikings are a favorite to win, they still have some areas of concern on both sides of the ball...

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  14. NFL Preseason: How Do the Minnesota Vikings Fare Against the Tennessee Titans?

    On Friday, preseason football will officially begin with a bout between the Seahawks and Chargers . After the long summer under the lockout, NFL fans of any team affiliation will flock in front of televisions everywhere to finally see some football..

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 1,423 reads 6 comments

  15. 2011 Minnesota Vikings: An Updated Look at the Potential Starting Lineup

    Yesterday, the Minnesota Vikings officially opened training camp. Minnesota State University in Mankato will likely begin to fill with Vikings fans as camp progresses over the next two weeks...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 1,532 reads 9 comments

  16. Minnesota Vikings: What Moves Need to Be Made Before Training Camp Starts

    The Minnesota Vikings took some steps in the right direction this week amid the free agency frenzy that ensued with the lifting of the lockout...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about almost 3 years ago 1,241 reads 12 comments

  17. Minnesota Vikings: What Skill Players Should Still Be on the Radar

    The Minnesota Vikings have filled arguably their biggest hole at QB with the advent of Donovan McNabb . Now the Vikings have the bridge-gap for rookie Christian Ponder as well as a capable starter that can help win them games right now...

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  18. Minnesota Vikings: Rookie Spotlight on Center Brandon Fusco

    For this installment of Vikings Rookie Spotlight , we'll look at center Brandon Fusco from Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania. Fusco was one of the four players drafted by the Vikings in the fourth round of the 2011 NFL Draft...

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  19. Minnesota Vikings: Bringing in QB Marc Bulger Should Be a Free Agency Priority

    The NFL free agency frenzy has officially begun, and all eyes are on the Vikings and a few other teams with the popular opinion that they will bring in a veteran quarterback...

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  20. Minnesota Vikings: Rookie Spotlight on Cornerback Brandon Burton

    For this installment of Vikings Rookie Spotlight, we will be looking at cornerback Brandon Burton from the University of Utah. Burton was considered one of the top cornerback prospects in the 2011 NFL Draft...

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  21. Minnesota Vikings: Rookie Spotlight on Defensive Lineman Christian Ballard

    Today, on Vikings Rookie Spotlight , we'll be taking a look at rookie defensive lineman Christian Ballard from the University of Iowa. The Vikings selected Ballard in the fourth round, with the 106th overall pick...

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  22. Minnesota Vikings: 5 Musts for Christian Ponder's Success in 2011

    Starting a rookie quarterback is always risky, and this shortened off-season with certainly make things even more difficult for both the Minnesota Vikings and rookie QB Christian Ponder...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about 3 years ago 1,273 reads 7 comments

  23. NFL: Minnesota Vikings Rookie Spotlight on Offensive Lineman Demarcus Love

    For this installment of Vikings Rookie Spotlight, we will be taking a look at rookie offensive lineman DeMarcus Love from the University of Arkansas. The 23-year-old was selected with the 168th pick in the 2011 draft...

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  24. Minnesota Vikings Rookie Spotlight: Wide Receiver Emmanuel Arceneaux

    For the second installment of this series covering the new Minnesota Vikings , we will visit WR Emmanuel "Manny" Arceneaux...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about 3 years ago 1,750 reads 5 comments

  25. Minnesota Vikings Rookie Spotlight: Defensive Back Mistral Raymond

    I would like to introduce an article series I'm going to call Rookie Spotlight. With each article I will visit a new player on the Vikings ' roster, starting with their 2011 draft picks...

    Nick McAndrews Written by Nick McAndrews about 3 years ago 1,451 reads 19 comments