1. NFL: 4 Reasons the Panthers Will Make the 2012 Playoffs

    The 2011 Carolina Panthers could have easily made the NFL playoffs. They lost six games by eight points or less, they had fourth quarter leads in eight games they ended up losing, ...

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  2. Kentucky Basketball: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Is College Basketball's MOP so Far

    Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is the reason I watch sports. He always plays hard. He always makes big plays. He is a fearless leader. He has fought through a ton of bad things in his life, but more importantly, he is a great player and an even better person..

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  3. NBA: New Year's Resolutions for Every Eastern Conference Team

    The NBA has been great so far this season. The late start means that teams, fanbases and even David Stern are re-nergized. It also means that as of January 1, every team still has a chance to make the playoffs...

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  4. The First Annual "I Really Want to Have a Beer with That Guy" Rankings

    Often, we just like athletes because of their athletic ability. We respect their unique ability to entertain us for hours with the simple throwing, dribbling, kicking or putting of a ball...

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  5. NFL: Four Reasons Why Cam Newton Should Win MVP

    The NFL's Most Valuable Player Award has become the most politically correct award in all of sports. It is supposed to be awarded to the league's most irreplaceable, valuable, important and essential player...

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  6. NBA: 4 Reasons Why the Mavericks Will Repeat as NBA Champions

    In sports, repeating is always the hardest thing to do. It is hard to beat someone with the same move twice, throw a second touchdown, throw a second no-hitter, score a second goal and it is hard to win a second MVP...

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  7. NFL: The 5 Best Moments in Jake Delhomme's Career

    Jake Delhomme was signed by the Houston Texans today, to add quarterback depth to a depleted roster. Delhomme will probably end up backing up North Carolina legend T.J. Yates...

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  8. NCAA Basketball: A Brief History of the North Carolina-Kentucky Rivalry

    On Saturday we will see two of the most talented teams in the history of College Basketball play in Rupp Arena. Kentucky has six future NBA players and UNC has at least five. Kentucky has seven McDonald's All Americans and Carolina has eight...

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  9. College Basketball: 4 Teams Who Could Get Upset Tomorrow

    College hoops is here! The first weekend of games saw two ranked teams get upset, a mid-major team almost win at Cameron, and two powerhouses play on an Aircraft Carrier...

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  10. College Basketball: The Most Valuable Player on Every Top 15 Team

    The most valuable player is not always the best player. He is not always the player that gets all the headlines, get all the awards and gets drafted the highest. Sometimes you do not even know the most valuable player's name...

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  11. College Basketball: 8 Reasons Kentucky Will Win Its 8th National Title

    They say you will always know when something is special. The first time I listened to a Radiohead album, I knew that they were a special band. The first time I watched The Simpsons, I knew it was a special show...

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  12. How Carolina Can Win Their 8 Remaining Games

    The Panthers were very close to starting the 2011 NFL season 8-0. They were one fluke punt return from winning in Arizona , a couple of punts away from upsetting the world champion ...

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  13. Redskins vs. Panthers: 5 Things We Learned About Carolina in 33-20 Win

    After weeks of coming close, the Panthers finally sealed the deal and got a big 33-20 win against the Washington Redskins Sunday at Bank of America Stadium...

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  14. College Basketball: 5 Can't Miss Non-Conference Games

    Before I start, I would like to thank the NBA owners and players. Their arguing over revenue sharing and salaries will result in one of the best college basketball seasons in over 30 years...

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  15. NFL Predictions Week 5: Aaron Rodgers and 4 QBs Who Will Deliver a Win

    It used to be written in stone. Eight NFL teams would win because they had an elite quarterback, four NFL teams would win because they had an elite defense, 10 teams would be mediocre ...

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  16. Week 5 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: 6 to Start and 6 to Sit for Week 5 Games

    Fantasy football comes down to sixes. How many times your quarterback, receiver or running back gets into the end zone for six points. How many times your defense stops the other team from scoring six points...

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  17. College Football: Predicting the 1st Loss of Undefeated Top 10 Teams

    Coming into this season we knew that LSU, Alabama, and Oklahoma were going to be three of the best teams in the nation...

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  18. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Winners and Losers at the Season's Quarter Mark

    The 2011 Buccaneers are one of the youngest teams in the league but they are also one of the hungriest. Raheem Morris calls them "youngry...

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  19. MLB: Bartman and a Brief History of Scapegoats

    This week, baseball has been all about Boston and Bartman. It has been all about collapses and scapegoats...

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  20. College Football Predictions Week 4: Which Ranked Teams Will Fall?

    This week promises to be the most entertaining week of the college football season so far. With conference play starting and many teams having their signature game of the non-conference slate, it is time to separate the contenders from the pretenders...

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  21. NFL Picks Week 3: Will Panthers Get 1st Win Against Jaguars?

    The first two games of the Panthers season brought us hope for the future. Every pass Cam Newton threw seemed to bury any of the remains leftover from the awful quarterbacking of Jimmy Clausen and Matt Moore...

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  22. Carolina Panthers: 10 Biggest Stories from the Week 2 Packers Game

    The Carolina Panthers once again surprised the football world when they only lost by one touchdown to the defending Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers yesterday...

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  23. Important Takeaways from Each NFL Game

    This had to be one of the most interesting opening weeks in recent NFL history. We saw a historical performance from one of the greatest quarterbacks in the game's history, we saw ...

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  24. Carolina Panthers: 14 Biggest Storylines from Opening Week

    THE CAROLINA PANTHERS HAVE HOPE! After a 2010 season where the Panthers went from bad to painfully bad...to "I'd rather die then watch them play bad," the 2011 Panthers finally gave fans what they have not had in three years: hope...

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  25. College Football Week 2: Predictions for Key Games

    College football coaches often say that their teams improve the most between the first game of the season and the second game of the season...

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