1. James Buescher Exits Last Turn 11th & Wins a Wild Drive for COPD 300 in Daytona

    James Buescher avoided a last-lap melee coming off of Turn 4 to earn his first career NASCAR win in the season opening race at Daytona for the Nationwide Series...

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  2. Daytona 500: Preview, Analysis and Live Reaction

    It’s hard to believe the 54th annual Daytona 500 has already sprung upon us. It seems like yesterday Trevor Bayne was piloting the No...

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  3. Peyton Manning: Odds of Dates He Will Be Released

    We all now know it’s inevitable that Peyton Manning is going to be released from the Colts at some point very soon. If you still think he’s going to be a Colt, you’re in serious denial and need to move on...

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  4. Jeff Gordon: Why Daytona 500 Is the First Step Back to NASCAR Title Race

    At one point Jeff Gordon looked like he could rival Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt as one of the best drivers that NASCAR has ever seen. Gordon won all four of his championships in a seven-year span from 1995-2001...

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  5. Why Colts Will Surround Andrew Luck with Team Peyton Manning Didn't Have

    It's kind of hard to imagine putting together a better team than what the Indianapolis Colts have had since 1998 when Peyton Manning was drafted with the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft...

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  6. Indiana Basketball Takes One Step Forward, 5 Steps Back in 78-66 Loss to Iowa

    Indiana has taken big steps forward in wins against Purdue, Illinois, and Northwestern the last couple of weeks...

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  7. Daytona 500: Don't Count Out Jamie McMurray for Bud Shootout and 500

    Just a few seasons ago, Jamie McMurray found himself in victory lane for the Daytona 500 and the Brickyard 400 in the same year. Last year, McMurray suffered the Daytona 500 jinx and struggled all season long...

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  8. 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Biggest Positional Needs for Indianapolis Colts

    Over the past decade, the Indianapolis Colts were one of the most dominant franchises in NFL history. They broke records for wins in a decade, won countless division titles and appeared in two Super Bowls, winning one of them in 2007...

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  9. Ohio State Basketball: 5 Teams Standing in the Way of a No. 1 Tourney Seed

    Prior to this season, Ohio State was one of the favorites to win the National Championship this year. They had the trio of sophomores returning, and a great core to support them...

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  10. IU Escapes Pesky Northwestern for First 20-Win Season Since 2007-08

    Most of this Big Ten conference game was close and physical. The game went back and forth as both teams fought hard the entire match...

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  11. 2012 Daytona 500: Impact Danica Patrick Can Have on NASCAR If She Wins Daytona

    I know there’s a lot of haters out there that dog on Danica Patrick, but let's face reality here, she’s an extremely good race car driver and the best female driver we’ve ever seen...

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  12. Peyton Manning Rumors: Is Indy a Colts Town or a Peyton Manning Town?

    This is the question that’s going to be asked on March 8th: Are you an Indianapolis Colts fan or a fan of Peyton Manning ? Lets face reality here, folks. Peyton Manning is 100 percent going to be cut on or before March 8th...

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  13. Last Month of Big Ten Play Could Be Best in Conference History

    Only four games separate third place from eleventh place in the Big Ten standings, and only five games separate second from eleventh. That shows that these teams are so equal that any team can win any game on any night in league play...

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  14. Indiana Hoosiers Can Control Their Own Destiny for End-of-Season Run

    The Indiana Hoosiers are starting to peak again at the right time. They’ve won two of the last three games, including a 17-point win on the road in a hostile Mackey Arena against ...

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  15. Peyton Manning Cleared to Play: What's Next for Indianapolis Colts?

    According to ESPN, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning has been cleared by doctors to resume his NFL career. With that being known, the Colts now have a big decision coming up...

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  16. Super Bowl 2012: Making a Case for the New York Giants

    Super Bowl XLVI has the potential to go down as one of the best ever. Both teams have played very close games the last two times they faced each other, with the combined deficit being seven points...

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  17. Super Bowl 2012: Why Big Game Should Return to Indianapolis in Near Future

    I’ll be honest here and say that after the Big 10 Championship Football game on December 3rd, I thought the city of Indianapolis was in trouble...

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  18. Indiana Basketball: Grading Cody Zeller and Each Member of the Hoosiers Roster

    The Indiana Hoosiers basketball team has really improved this season over the years past. They’re certainly well on their way to their first NCAA tournament berth in the Tom ...

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  19. Wisconsin Beats Indiana 57-50 in One of the Worst Officiated Games Yet

    I now know why Wisconsin has such a good record at home. The Badgers got just about every call in tonight's 57-50 victory over No. 17 Indiana. I usually don't blame the refs on losses, but tonight they were the worst I've ever seen...

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  20. Indiana Basketball: 5 Reasons Hoosiers Can Bounce Back from Loss to Nebraska

    The Hoosiers are well on their way from that disappointing one-point loss at Nebraska last Wednesday night. They responded with what I felt was a must-win game at home against Penn State and beat them by 19 points on Sunday...

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  21. 2012 Super Bowl: 10 Things to Know About Indianapolis and the Super Bowl Village

    If you’re coming to Indianapolis this is a list of things to know before you come. And if you live here it's an updated list of things going on around the city. Most people think Indianapolis is a small, cold, and dreary city...

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  22. Super Bowl 2012: Patriots Fans Should Expect Harsh Reception from City of Indy

    I can’t remember a Super Bowl that featured a team going to a neutral site with such a disadvantage in regards to fan base. Most of the time, both teams are welcomed with open arms and little hostility by the Super Bowl host city...

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  23. Ravens vs. Patriots: Live Reaction, Prediction and Analysis in AFC Championship

    The AFC Championship Game features the conference’s best two teams, literally. The New England Patriots (14-3) had the best record in the conference and earned the top seed and home-field advantage...

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  24. Indiana Hoosiers: Penn State Game on Sunday a Must-Win

    Who would have thought with the way this season started that a January 22 nd home game against Penn State would make or break this season for the Indiana Hoosiers? Well, when you ...

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  25. Super Bowl 2012: AFC Representative Won't Be Too Popular in Indianapolis

    This is an interesting AFC Championship Game on Sunday. Both teams—the New England Patriots and the Baltimore Ravens —aren't thought of in too high of regards in Indianapolis...

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