1. NFL Week 6: 5 Things We Learned

    Every week in the NFL season we learn or re-learn some important things. This week was no exception. Tom Brady is still the best two-minute-drill quarterback...

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  2. Philadelphia Eagles: Who Will Deliver the Bone-Headed Play This Week ?

    The Philadelphia Eagles ' players did not take kindly to the sign fans had posted outside of their practice field. But they did encourage fans to express their views in other ways...

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  3. Week Six Waiver Wire: Surviving the Bye Weeks

    The bye weeks in fantasy football leagues are like walking through a mine field. Just when you thought your team was doing well, a few bye weeks can really set you back...

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  4. MLB Free Agents 2012: 4 Players New York Mets Should Target

    The New York Mets should be active participants in the free agent market this year. While the club's financial woes will keep them out of the bidding wars for the top players such ...

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  5. NFL Picks Week 6: Jets Will Hammer Dolphins, Get Back On Track

    With rumblings of team dissension and three losses already, Rex Ryan , head coach of the New York Jets , is not a happy man. But this week's game against the Miami Dolphins should give the team a good shot at turning things around...

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  6. NBA Lockout: How Damaging Would an Entire Lost Season Be?

    The two sides to the negotiations still seem to have a way to go to close the gap. The first two weeks of the regular season have been cancelled...

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  7. Prince Fielder and the Chicago Cubs: What It Would Mean and How It Could Work

    The Milwaukee Brewers ' first baseman Prince Fielder becomes a free agent after the World Series. The Brewers signed Ryan Braun to a five-year contract for over $100 million this spring...

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  8. Week 5 NFL: 5 Things We Learned

    With just over a month into the NFL season, some things are becoming clear. 1. There will be no wild-card team from the NFC East. This typically strong division is down this year...

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  9. Philadelphia Eagles: Winners and Losers from the Eagles' Loss to the Bills

    In a word, the Philadelphia Eagles have become unwatchable. There were so many mistakes in their fourth straight loss, one has to question how long owner Jeffrey Lurie can tolerate this before some heads start to roll...

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  10. NHL: Philadelphia Flyers New Look Just What Philly Fans Need

    Philadelphia sports fans are reeling with the demise of the Phillies and the struggles of the Eagles. And tonight there is the report that Ryan Howard will require surgery on his achilles tendon and could miss half, maybe more of the 2012 season...

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  11. MLB Playoffs: St. Louis Cardinals, 1 Ace Tops 4 Aces

    In poker, four aces is a winning hand. In baseball, the Philadelphia Phillies thought so, too. But this year it turned out than one ace tops four aces. A Year of Baseball Drama This has certainly been a year of drama for Major League Baseball...

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  12. NFL Week 5: 3 Teams That Must Win

    Three teams must win this week to keep their playoff hopes alive. And in one case, the head coach might need to win to keep his job...

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  13. New York Jets: Mark Sanchez and 5 Jets Who Have Not Delivered in 2011

    After four weeks, the New York Jets find themselves in third place in the AFC East with a tough road game against the New England Patriots on tap for this week...

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  14. NFL Week 5 Picks: Your 3 Upset Specials

    Some of my contributing colleagues here at Bleacher Report do a nice job in their NFL picks , either picking with the spread or picking favorites without regard to the spread. But with apologies to Robert Frost, I choose the road less-traveled-by...

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  15. MLB: Don't Spend Your Money on Moneyball

    Since I have two degrees in statistics, I was looking forward to seeing the movie "Moneyball" this weekend. I was disappointed...

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  16. Philadelphia Eagles: Can It Get Any Worse, Andy Reid ?

    When I wrote my pre-season article on five reasons why the Eagles were not a Super Bowl team, I did not realize how prophetic those words would become...

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  17. St. Louis Cardinals: A Flashback Comparison to 1964

    The remarkable September comeback by the St. Louis Cardinals to make the playoffs this year evokes a comparison with the 1964 team that did something similar. Some research yields a few interesting matches...

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  18. NFL Picks Week 4: Your 3 Upset Specials

    Picking NFL games with the spread points is like flipping a coin, since the spread theoretically makes either pick a fair bet. Picking favorites without regard to the spread is too easy...

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  19. NFL Week 4: Falcons, Rams and Eagles Are Three Teams That Must Win

    It is a little early to call any games "must" games, but three teams might be faced with that situation in Week 4 of the NFL . The Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles were certainly targeted to be playoff teams, and the St...

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  20. New York Mets: After 50 Years, Jose Reyes Gives Team Long-Awaited Batting Title

    By now the refrain is well rehearsed. In 50 years, no New York Mets pitcher has ever pitched a no-hitter. No New York Mets batter has ever won a batting title. Well tonight, we can eliminate one part of this song, thanks to Jose Reyes ...

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  21. Philadelphia Eagles: An Open Letter to Andy Reid

    Dear Coach Reid, I am sending this letter with a constructive, not critical, intent. I am asking that during your game planning for this week's game with the San Francisco 49ers , you spend a little time planning for short-yardage situations...

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  22. Philadelphia Eagles: Open Letter to Casey Matthews

    Dear Casey, We were all so happy when the Eagles drafted you. Based on your college career and your family pedigree, we expected that you would become the kind of linebacker who ...

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  23. Philadelphia Eagles' Weaknesses Exposed in Loss to New York Giants

    Before the NFL season started, I wrote an article listing five reasons why the Eagles were not a Dream Team...

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  24. Fantasy Sports: How I Won the Triple Crown of Football, Basketball & Baseball

    The baseball season is winding down and I have an unbeatable lead. So I can now celebrate that I have completed the Yahoo! Fantasy Sports Triple Crown, with consecutive league titles in football, basketball and baseball...

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  25. Philadelphia Eagles Wide-Nine Defense: Breaking Down the Scheme

    By now you have certainly heard about the Philadelphia Eagles ' use of the wide-nine defensive technique...

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