1. Mayweather vs. Canelo: Breaking Down Each Fighter's Biggest Strengths

    Floyd “Money” Mayweather clearly holds advantages over Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez in nearly every aspect of the ring, but the undefeated Mexican superstar ...

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  2. USA vs. Mexico: Recapping Best Moments from Americans' World Cup Qualifying Win

    Perhaps the best moment of the United States’ 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over Mexico didn ’t come until after their fourth consecutive two-to-nil victory over their continental neighbors...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 1 year ago 4,448 reads 11 comments

  3. Start Em Sit Em Week 2: Breaking Down Wide Receivers with Toughest Matchups

    The best receivers are must-starts in most fantasy football formats every week, but don’t be afraid to sit your No. 2 or 3 targets when the matchups just don’t favor success...

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  4. Floyd Mayweather vs. Canelo Alvarez: Expert Predictions for Weekend Title Bout

    It would be an earthquake if Floyd Mayweather loses to Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. That’s what former HBO boxing announcer and analyst Larry Merchant said, per BoxingNewsOnline ...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 1 year ago 4,249 reads 2 comments

  5. Start Em Sit Em Week 2: Predicting This Week's Boom and Bust Running Backs

    Depending on your roster, Week 1 was a tumultuous affair for fantasy football running back owners. Week 2 doesn ’t figure to be any different, as there are several tough matchups to project throughout the league...

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  6. Week 2 Fantasy Sleepers: Under-the-Radar Players No One Is Talking About

    Before you go rushing to the waiver wire to pick up Leonard Hankerson and the other breakout stars in Week 1, take some time to look at a couple of sleepers in good situations to shine in Week 2...

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  7. Leonard Hankerson's Updated Fantasy Outlook and Analysis for 2013 Season

    Despite his breakout performance in Week 1, it’s hard to fully get behind Leonard Hankerson as a full-fledged fantasy football star...

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  8. Fantasy Football Week 2: Slow Starters Ready to Break Out in Second Showing

    Knee-jerk reactions are rampant in the fantasy football world after Week 1. Resist the urge, though, and don’t trade away proven talents like C.J. Spiller, Stevan Ridley and Eric Decker heading into Week 2...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 1 year ago 7,155 reads 2 comments

  9. Week 2 Pickups: Julius Thomas and Top Studs Likely Still on Your Waiver Wire

    Whether your first week of fantasy football ended in glory or up in smokes, you’ ve got to pick up the pieces and move on in Week 2. It’s a long season; don’t give up hope just yet...

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  10. Robert Griffin III Will Struggle Early in 2013 After Missing Preseason

    It’s hard to imagine that Robert Griffin III will seamlessly return to the field in Week 1 without showing signs of rust after missing the entire 2013 preseason...

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  11. Tim Tebow Has No Future in NFL as a Quarterback

    Tim Tebow will never throw another pass in the NFL . He’s played, they’ve watched, you’ve watched, and now the polarizing quarterback is left jobless once again after being turned away by a third NFL team...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 1 year ago 5,546 reads 19 comments

  12. Fantasy Football Week 1 Rankings: Projecting Most Favorable Fringe Running Backs

    Depth is vital at running back in every format of fantasy football. Your Week 1 lineup might have one or two Top 20 guys, but it's important to have at least one or two more capable backs for flex or third-back spots...

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  13. College Football Week 2: Live Injury, Upset and Heisman Watch

    It’s only Week 2 of the college football season, but the drama of the Heisman watch and potential upsets is in full swing...

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  14. Mayweather vs. Canelo: Saul Alvarez Has Bright Future Regardless of Bout Outcome

    Regardless of the outcome of Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez and Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr.’s title fight on September 14, the 23-year-old Mexican sensation is here to stay as one of boxing’s elite...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 1 year ago 3,829 reads 15 comments

  15. Notre Dame vs. Michigan: Playmakers That Will Decide Final Rivalry Clash

    When two college football juggernauts like Notre Dame and Michigan do battle, one or two plays can decide the outcome...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 1 year ago 2,245 reads 7 comments

  16. Michigan Football: Big Test Against Notre Dame Will Define Wolverines' Season

    Stomping Central Michigan 59-9 really isn ’t a good barometer for this year’s Michigan Wolverines football team. In Week 2, though, Brady Hoke ’s new-look squad will face one of its toughest challenges this season...

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  17. Start Em Sit Em Week 1: Predicting Best Fringe Fantasy Plays This Weekend

    You don’t want to overthink your Week 1 fantasy football lineup. Heck, you don’t want to ever overthink it. Getting cute and messing with your roster too much is a recipe for disaster in fantasy football...

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  18. Fantasy Football Week 1: Boom or Bust Plays Worth Taking a Shot On

    Staring at your fantasy football lineup isn ’t going to get you anywhere as you contemplate the tough decisions Week 1 of the season presents...

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  19. Ravens vs. Broncos: Burning Questions for Baltimore After Embarrassing Loss

    Offseason questions remain unanswered for the Baltimore Ravens after being outclassed by the Denver Broncos in their season opener...

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  20. Ravens vs. Broncos: How Opener Shapes Season for Both Teams

    The Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens are teams on two different trajectories following their season-opening duel at Sports Authority Field...

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  21. US Open Tennis 2013 Schedule: Complete TV Coverage for Remainder of Draw

    There will be at least one American vying for a U.S. Open crown. The semifinals have been solidified heading into the final weekend of the 2013 tournament and Serena Williams , as expected, has continued her dominant tear...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 1 year ago 3,815 reads 12 comments

  22. Fantasy Football 2013: Predicting Top Waiver Wire Pickups Following Week 1

    The path to fantasy football stardom begins with favorable matchups in Week 1 for Vick Ballard, Brian Hartline and Tyler Eifert ...

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  23. US Open Tennis 2013: Andy Murray's Loss Sets Up Epic Final at Flushing Meadows

    Get ready, tennis fans. An epic conclusion is brewing at Flushing Meadows as the 2013 U.S. Open draws closer to its end...

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  24. College Football Rankings 2013: Underrated Teams That Will Climb List

    Don’t be surprised if the 2013 college football rankings look drastically different when bowl season rolls around. That’s nothing strange, though...

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  25. Robert Griffin III's Durability Will Define Redskins' Season

    Robert Griffin III ’s durability will, in one way or another, define the Washington Redskins in 2013. Last year, the rookie helped further the NFL ’s evolution toward mobile quarterbacks...

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