1. Cotton Bowl 2013: Expectations for Texas A&M Must Be Tempered After Blowout Win

    While Texas A&M thoroughly dominated the Oklahoma Sooners in the AT&T Cotton Bowl on Thursday night, winning by a score of 41-13, expectations of the Aggies heading into 2013 must be lowered...

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  2. Tyler Boyd to Pittsburgh: Panthers Land Top-Ranked Football Recruit

    Deciding where to play college football wasn't a decision that came easy for Tyler Boyd, ranked as the 35th-best wide receiver prospect in the country by 247 Sports ...

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  3. NFL Playoffs 2013: Teams That Top Seeds Don't Want to See in Divisional Round

    You'll never get anyone to admit it, but those players whose earned a first-round bye in the 2013 NFL playoffs will be sitting at home watching the action on Wild Card Weekend unfold ...

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  4. 2013 BDO World Darts Championship: Dates, Schedule, Predictions and More

    Led by defending champions Christian Kist and Anastasia Dobromyslova , 40 of the best darts players in the world converge on Lakeside Country Club for ...

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  5. Michigan Football Recruiting: Derrick Green Would Be Perfect RB for Michigan

    If recruiting is like The Price is Right , Brady Hoke has already won the new car, hit $1 on the wheel twice and found his way into the Showcase Showdown...

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  6. NFL Playoff Schedule 2013: Unheralded Rookies Sure to Shine in Wild-Card Clashes

    As difficult as it may be to believe, the rookie class in the NFL consists of more than just Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson...

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  7. NFL Playoffs 2013: Unsung Players Who Will Play a Big Role on Wild Card Weekend

    While Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson and a trio of rookie quarterbacks dominate the headlines leading up to Wild Card Weekend, it's the unsung players, the lesser-known names on the ...

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  8. Cotton Bowl 2013: Texas A&M Will Beat Oklahoma in Epic Shootout

    It's going to be a good old fashioned shootout when former Big 12 foes Texas A&M and Oklahoma take the field in the AT&T Cotton Bowl on Friday night...

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  9. NFL Playoff Schedule: Wide Receivers Who Will Thrive on Wild Card Weekend

    Quarterbacks might get all the glory, but without a big-time wide receiver, that glory is short-lived. Without a pair of capable hands running routes and catching the bullets these ...

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  10. NFL Draft 2013: Breaking Down This Year's Best Available Running Backs

    For the first time since 1963, we may see the first round of the NFL draft come and go without hearing a running back's name called...

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  11. Bengals vs. Texans: Spread Info, Line and Predictions

    For the second time in as many seasons, the Cincinnati Bengals will travel to Houston to take on the Texans in one of the two AFC wild-card games...

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  12. Projecting the Biggest Hall of Fame Snubs from MLB's 2013 Class

    Meet your 2013 Hall of Fame Class, folks: Hank O'Day , Jacob Ruppert and Deacon White. Those were the three men elected to be enshrined in Cooperstown by the Pre ...

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  13. Seahawks vs. Redskins: Play-Action Passing Will Decide Epic NFC Wild Card Bout

    The threat of the run—and not actually the yardage picked up by two of the best running games in the NFL —will ultimately decide the final Wild Card Game of the year ...

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  14. Fiesta Bowl 2013: Collin Klein's Struggles Raise More Doubts About NFL Future

    Where Kansas State quarterback and Heisman Trophy finalist Collin Klein fits in the NFL is a picture that was further blurred after his performance against Oregon in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl on Thursday night...

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  15. Lakers Rumors: Holding On to Pau Gasol the Best Move Los Angeles Can Make

    It only took three days, but I've already broken my New Year's resolution to not write about Pau Gasol and trade winds that have circulated around him for what seems like eternity...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about over 1 year ago 5,435 reads 16 comments

  16. Oregon vs. Kansas State: Big Game Makes De'Anthony Thomas 2013 Heisman Contender

    De'Anthony Thomas has put the nation on notice: He's going to have something to say about who walks away with the Heisman Trophy in 2013...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about over 1 year ago 5,284 reads 26 comments

  17. Alabama vs. Notre Dame: Key Individual Matchups to Watch in BCS Title Game

    While football is a team game, the end result always comes down to individual matchups . Whether it's an offensive lineman unable to keep pressure off of his quarterback, ...

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  18. Fiesta Bowl Video: Watch De'Anthony Thomas Take Opening Kick to the House

    We knew No. 4 Oregon was explosive when it had the ball in its hands, but nobody expected the Ducks to strike this fast...

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  19. Bowl Schedule 2013: Predicting Outcome of Season's Final Bowl Games

    And then there were five. In the blink of an eye, 30 of the 35 bowl games on tap in college football this season have come and gone, leaving us with two BCS Bowls and three others yet to be decided...

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  20. Bill O'Brien: NFL Insider Says Coach Will Leave Penn State for Eagles or Browns

    UPDATE: Thursday, January 3 at 9:45 p.m. ET by Rob Goldberg According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports , Bill O'Brien is not going anywhere after all: Bill O'Brien ...

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  21. Projecting 2013 End of Year Stat Totals for MLB's Top 25 Stars

    From the biggest star to the 25th man on the roster, every player in baseball enters the season with some level of expectations. They might be expectations that the player has of themselves, or expectations placed on them by the fans and media alike...

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  22. Best New Additions for Every MLB Team

    Adding pieces during the offseason can be a tricky thing, especially in baseball, where teammates are forced to deal with each other for far longer periods of time than in any of the other major sports...

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  23. Power Ranking All 30 MLB Rotations from Worst to Best

    Starting rotations are the great equalizer in baseball. No matter how potent a team's lineup, how its starting pitchers perform is the deciding factor in whether it will be successful over the course of the regular season...

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  24. 2013 NFL MVP: Adrian Peterson Has Run Away with Game's Highest Individual Honor

    During the regular season, the Minnesota Vikings did their damnedest to put the ball in Adrian Peterson 's hands 400 times. Like Peterson's chase of Eric Dickerson's single-season rushing record, the Vikings fell just shy of the mark...

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  25. Gator Bowl 2013: Kain Colter Will Lead Northwestern to Win vs. Mississippi St.

    If you don't know who Kain Colter is, do yourself a favor and tune into ESPN2 at noon on New Year's Day...

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