1. Derek Jeter Out for Season With Fractured Ankle

    Derek Jeter suffered a left-ankle fracture in the Yankees' 6-4 loss to Detroit and will be out for the remainder of the playoffs. Joe Girardi announced the news in the Yankees' postgame press conference...

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  2. TCU vs. Baylor: Rebound Win Proves Horned Frogs Can Still Hang in Big 12

    TCU bounced back from a loss with a convincing 49-21 victor y over the Baylor Bears. The Horned Frogs’ win capped a turbulent week for Gary Patterson’s squad both on and off the field...

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  3. Bank of America 500 2012 Results: Reaction, Leaders and Post Race Analysis

    Clint Bowyer took home the Bank of America 500 in Charlotte, finishing ahead of Danny Hamlin when the checkered flag waved after 334 laps. The win marks Bowyer’s third victory of the season in his Five Hour Energy car...

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  4. College Football Scores 2012: Top 25 Teams That Helped Their BCS Ranking

    With the BCS Rankings due to come out after the Week 7 matchups , it’s a good time for teams to put on their most impressive showing to date...

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  5. UFC 153: Why Erick Silva Will Dispatch of Jon Fitch in a Hurry

    Young gun Erick Silva likes to go for the knockout blow. At UFC 153 , he’ll get his chance and execute against the slower veteran Jon Fitch . Silva enjoys taking his matches over in dominating fashion...

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  6. World Series 2012: Power Ranking Potential Championship Matchups

    Only one round away from the World Series and baseball fanatics are already dreaming up potential pairings in the Fall Classic...

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  7. NBA Trade Rumors: Blake on Lakers' Trade Block Signals Derek Fisher's Return

    The Los Angeles Lakers have overspent a bit. Big spending brings big taxes. According to ESPN's Marc Stein , the Lakers are shopping point guards Steve Blake and Chris Duhon to levy their $30 million worth of luxury tax liability...

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  8. 2013 MLB Free Agents Who Will Land Superstar Deals

    In general, MLB teams do not short their star players when it comes to contracts. Some of the largest bidders last offseason, the Los Angeles Angels and Miami Marlins, forked over 100 million dollars of payroll for top players on the market...

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  9. NFL Week 6 Predictions: Offenses That Will Rout Their Opponents Sunday

    Offenses have the upper hand in the National Football League, as even some of the league's middling teams can play in a shootout. Atlanta and Houston, the league's undefeated, do it in different ways...

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  10. NFL Spreads Week 6: Overrated Teams to Bet Against This Sunday

    Five weeks of NFL football in the books, and Las Vegas thinks they have a handle on how these teams match up against each other. Not so fast. Some favorites are getting a little too much points for their five-game resumes in the Week 6 odds...

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  11. Dwight Howard: Comments on Leg Prove He Will Not Be Full-Strength for Opener

    Dwight Howard is still whining. He is no longer in Orlando , and yet he's still talking about his turbulent year last season. Well, actually, when it concerns his own health, he can get a pass...

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  12. Greg Jennings: Assessing the Green Bay Packers' WR's Fantasy Trade Value

    Sure, Greg Jennings trade rumors have been all the rage these past few months, but no move seems imminent this season. In fantasyland , though, Jennings could be traded away in just a few clicks of a mouse...

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  13. Raiders vs. Falcons: Spread Info, Line and Predictions

    The Atlanta Falcons test their undefeated record at home against the Oakland Raiders, which could be a letdown game for Matt Ryan and Co...

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  14. Michael Turner: Fantasy Owners Should Trade Falcons RB After Week 4 Explosion

    After a dominant Week 4, this week is the perfect time for Turner owners to wheel and deal him while he's a hot commodity. Turner finished as one of the top fantasy running backs in the 1 PM games, ending with 171 total yards and one touchdown ...

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  15. Ryder Cup 2012 Winner: Europeans Who Will Translate Win into PGA Tour Success

    The Ryder Cup 2012 's final Sunday belonged to Team Europe. Now, with the World Golf Championships and PGA Fall Series ahead, those Europeans who finished the tournament on a roll will continue playing strong golf...

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  16. James Jones: Why Green Bay WR is Worth a Fantasy Pickup for Week 5

    James Jones has finally become a viable fantasy option out of the Green Bay offense. Look no further than his performance against New Orleans in Week 4...

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  17. Peyton Manning: Denver QB's Explosion vs. Raiders Bodes Well for Playoff Hopes

    Just when Peyton Manning started to show some rust, he delivered an impeccable showing against the Oakland Raiders . These type of performances will have the Broncos postseason-bound when December rolls around...

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  18. 2012 Ryder Cup: What We Learned from This Year's Tournament

    Only 24 hours ago, the US team was in control of the 2012 Ryder Cup, in position to take back the cup barring an awful collapse. Then the worst happened . The greatest final comeback ever on foreign soil...

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  19. UFC on Fuel TV 5: Why Dana White Should Provide More Free MMA Action

    No sport has a brighter future than MMA fighting. Dana White 's UFC is flourishing and has yet to reach a ton of untapped markets. More free viewership will solve that problem...

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  20. T20 World Cup 2012: Recap, Score & More from India vs. Pakistan Match

    India's woes in the Super 8 are over, as it took an eight-wicket win over Pakistan. Fans of India finally can breathe a sigh of relief, after breaking a seven-match losing streak in the Super 8 play...

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  21. Rob Gronkowski Injury: What His Absence Would Mean for Patriots vs. Bills

    Already without Aaron Hernandez, the New England Patriots could lose Rob Gronkowski to injury as well. Gronk 's status is questionable with an injured hip for Sunday against the Buffalo Bills (via NESN )...

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  22. Mikel Leshoure: Injury Brings Caution to Long-Term Fantasy Value

    One game into his NFL career and Detroit Lions running back Mikel Leshoure has hit the injury report. The Lions back suffered a groin injury towards the conclusion of his team's overtime loss at Tennessee...

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  23. 2012 USA Ryder Cup Team: Hottest American Golfers Headed into Singles Matchups

    The Americans will hold the advantage by the end of the Ryder Cup on Sunday afternoon, and for good reason. The U.S...

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  24. Rodriguez vs Escalera: Why Super Middleweight Bout Will End in Knockout

    A knockout will determine the USBA super middleweight champion Saturday night. In a battle of undefeated fighters, Edwin Rodriguez and Jason Escalera square off, both with the highest knockout percentages of their division (via bookmaker...

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  25. NHL Lockout: Recent Talks Don't Change League's Future

    The 2012 NHL Lockout saga took a turn as the two sides met for the second consecutive day on Saturday. A USA Today report suggests that the NHL and NHL Players' Association (NHLPA) have yet to discuss the primary issues...

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