1. Paul Pierce Sets Teammates Straight

    At halftime last night, the Celtics were falling apart on the court and, apparently, in their dressing room, as well...

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  2. View from Green Bay: Packers Defense in Control This Time

    Adrian Peterson is mortal after all. The Green Bay Packers really can play run defense. And Joe Webb, well, he isn't even Christian Ponder...

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  3. Harvey: Only the Defense Looked Super

    The Texans did what they had to do Saturday at Reliant Stadium, beating Cincinnati 19-13 in the opening game of the NFL playoffs. Their reward: A trip back to New England next Sunday for a rematch with the Patriots , who beat them 42-14 on Dec..

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  4. Defense Isn't Enough as Bengals Offense Throttled in Wild Card Loss

    The Bengals closed the regular season with a 7-1 finish that featured their best players playing the best when they needed them most, but in Saturday's AFC Wild Card game at Reliant ...

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  5. New England Patriots Host Houston Texans

    The Houston Texans will be the next opponent for the reigning AFC champion New England Patriots . Houston won its wild-card game Saturday over the Cincinnati Bengals , 19-13, at Reliant Stadium...

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  6. Report: Dodgers Sign Alfredo Amezaga to a Minor-League Deal

    The Dodgers have signed utility player Alfredo Amezaga to a minor-league deal, according to FoxSports.com's Ken Rosenthal. Amezaga will receive an invitation to spring training...

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  7. Roddy White Has Fully Recovered from His Knee Injury

    Falcons wide receiver Roddy White is over the knee injury that slowed him down late in the season. He didn’t practice before the final three games, but answered the bell in each one like he has in every game since being drafted in 2005...

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  8. Daniel Snyder Adopts Hands-off Role — and Team Wins

    If one isn’t paying close attention these days at Redskins Park, it’s fairly easy to fail to notice Daniel Snyder. He walks quietly to and from practices without anything resembling an entourage...

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  9. High Schooler Mashes 515-Foot Homer at Marlins Park in Miami

    As expected, Marlins Park in Miami and its spacious dimensions proved to be very friendly for pitchers as it only surrendered 113 home runs in its inaugural season — the third fewest by any park in 2012...

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  10. Don Garber, MLS Commissioner, Talks About Sepp Blatter, FIFA

    Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber responded to FIFA president Sepp Blatter's recent criticisms of MLS on Wednesday, telling SI.com he was "a bit surprised" by Blatter's remarks...

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  11. Relax, Everyone, Rex Ryan Is Just on Vacation with His Wife in the Bahamas

    It's been lost in all the discussion of Tim Tebow and Mike Tannenbaum and Mark Sanchez and Greg McElroy and Tony Sparano and Woody Johnson, but this season of New York Jets football ...

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  12. Ponder Limited with Bruised Right Elbow

    Quarterback Christian Ponder had his reps limited in practice today because of a bruise on his throwing elbow, coach Leslie Frazier said after practice today...

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  13. Indians Designate Jeanmar Gomez for Assignment

    The Indians have designated right-hander Jeanmar Gomez for assignment, Jordan Bastian of MLB .com reports...

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  14. NBA Rookies Having Their Ups and Downs

    Six months ago, they crossed the line from college stars to professional basketball players. Most of them donned a cap, shook the commissioner's hand and started cashing the checks...

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  15. Let Clint Chelf Keep Competing for the Starting Job

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  16. ESPNU Announcers Critical of Cowboys' Late-Game Play-Calling

    ESPNU announcers Clay Matvick and Matt Stinchcomb criticized Oklahoma State for running up the score through continued passing and trick plays in its 58-14 rout of Purdue in the Heart of Dallas Bowl...

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  17. 'Embarrassing'

    Robert Marve was near the head of the Purdue pack, racing off the field at Cotton Bowl Stadium into the locker room with the bulk of his teammates following up the inclined South tunnel...

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  18. Rough Ending for Shavers; More Dallas Notes

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  19. Sloppy Swans Narrowly Avoid Upset

    The Swans got a point with which to ring in the New Year, but not a win, and only narrowly avoided losing to the Premier League's Christmas period whipping boys...

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  20. Michael Laudrup Rues Missed Chances in Draw with Aston Villa

    Swansea boss Michael Laudrup accepted his side should have wrapped up a comfortable victory over Aston Villa on New Year's Day but in the end had to settle for a point thanks to a late equaliser at the Liberty Stadium...

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  21. Abject Albion Start New Year with a Whimper

    I really wish Sky TV would change who they pick as their New Year's day early kick off game. Three years in a row Albion have been chosen for this game, three years in a row they have lost the game...

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  22. Jol Delighted Fulham Were Not Floored by New Year's Eve Fireworks

    MARTIN Jol said he was delighted his players did not allow New Year's Eve revelries outside their hotel to get in the way of a match-winning performance at the Hawthorns...

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  23. Berbatov's Fulham Masterclass Too Much for West Brom

    CRISIS, what crisis? The green shoots clearly visible against Swansea on Saturday – even in defeat – were no mirage...

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  24. Pritchard Understood to Be on Radar of Aston Villa, Fulham and Reading

    Sky Sports understands Charlton midfielder Bradley Pritchard is being tracked by Aston Villa , Fulham and Reading ...

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  25. Paul Lambert Praises His Young Villa Side for Stopping the Rot

    Paul Lambert described Aston Villa 's 2-2 draw against Swansea as "a huge point for the future of the football club", after three successive heavy defeats over the festive period had deepened relegation fears...

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