1. The 15 Craziest Extracurricular Activities Undertaken by Pro Athletes

    Some professional athletes are talented beyond the field. Or the court. Or the course. You get the point. But some of what athletes do in their spare time is downright quirky, nerdy, zany, boneheaded or nuts...

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  2. New England Patriots: One Player on Each Team Who Pats Fans Hate to See

    The New England Patriots have exhilarating rivalries, but is it possible we have a bone to pick with every team? Of course we do...

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  3. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2012: Breaking Down the Biggest Blunders

    While this year's NBA Slam Dunk Contest lacked Blake Griffin, a gospel choir and a car, it still came packed with pizzazz—and with its fair share of blunders...

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  4. UFC 144 Fight Card: Breaking Down Top Fights for Hyped Event

    The Saitama Super Arena in Japan will house UFC 144 , showcasing a gauntlet of long-awaited UFC matches. Here is a breakdown of the main card fights for the highly anticipated event...

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  5. 5 Reasons Shaq and Other Athletes Refer to Themselves in the Third Person

    "Illeism," or the act of referring to oneself in the third person, is an epidemic in the sports world. Unfortunately for humanity, the cure is still unknown...

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  6. Jeremy Lin and the 6 Greatest Professional Athlete Underdogs

    The following is a list of the individual pro-athletes we love to root for. These are the guys (and gal) who have overcome haters, doubters and long odds to become winners...

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  7. Jeremy Lin: Why Linsanity Will Disappoint Knick Fans

    Despite the recent hype, Jeremy Lin 's 15 minutes are ticking away. Almost a year ago today, the New York Knicks announced that Carmelo Anthony was coming to the Big Apple...

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  8. Syracuse Basketball: Are the Orange Poised for Bourbon Street?

    2012 finds the Syracuse Orange waiting in the wings for a Final Four appearance. Last week, Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim notched his 880th and 881st career victories as a college head ...

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  9. J.R. Smith: 5 Factors Smith Brings to New York Knicks

    When the New York Knicks signed J.R. Smith yesterday they were in the midst of a seven-game win streak. New Yorkers in the "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" camp met the move with apprehension...

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  10. 10 Best Player Tweets in Sports History

    Many of us use Twitter to feel in touch with our favorite celebrities. But many of our favorite celebrities use Twitter as their diary, giving us a 140-character window into the drama of their lives...

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  11. 4 Moves New England Patriots Must Make to Bounce Back from Super Bowl Loss

    In order for the reeling New England Patriots to stop the bleeding after falling yet again to the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLVI, they must employ some forward thinking...

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  12. NFL Draft 2012: 6 Wide Receivers Who Will Improve the New England Patriots

    Though the New England Patriots desperately need to strengthen their defense, their problems at wide receiver should not be overshadowed. Wes Welker , who is likely to be franchised, carried most of the load at wideout last season...

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  13. 2012 NFL Free Agents: 5 Players New England Patriots Must Consider

    With the Super Bowl loss behind them and the 2012 season on the horizon, the New England Patriots have shifted their focus to free agency. Without question, the Pats need most help on defense...

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  14. Syracuse vs. UConn: 5 Things We Learned from Syracuse Win

    Following an 85-67 win over Connecticut, Syracuse remains undefeated at home this season. These teams now appear to be on divergent paths, with No...

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  15. Rob Gronkowski's Youth Means He's Not "Sorry for Party Rocking"

    If you're searching for insight into Rob Gronkowski 's method for coping with the New England Patriots Super Bowl loss, look no further than the date on his birth certificate. As a fellow 22-year-old, I get it...

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  16. John Calipari and 5 the Most Overrated Coaches in College Basketball

    Now that the Super Bowl is over, you can finally devote your full attention to basketball. The NCAA basketball season is in full swing, meaning team records tell a fuller story and the Associated Press tells you who's on top...

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  17. New York Knicks: 3 Reasons Phil Jackson Isn't Coming Back to New York

    As the New York Knicks continue to descend to the bottom of the Eastern Conference, fans are desperate for a quick fix to turn around the once promising team...

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  18. Super Bowl 2012: 5 Reasons Tom Brady Will Be Back in 2013

    With the agony of the New England Patriots ' loss to the New York Giants still sinking in, there is hope yet for Pats fans with an insatiable desire for Tom Brady and Bill Belichick to bring home ring number four...

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  19. Super Bowl 2012: 5 Bold Predictions for the New England Patriots

    Unlike in 2007, the New York Giants have inundated the New England Patriots with a flurry of taunts and trash talk over the last two weeks. Sticking to the Patriot way, New England has managed to say the equivalent of nothing in response...

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  20. Super Bowl 2012: What Win Would Mean for Bill Belichick's Legacy

    If red, white, and blue New England Patriots confetti dusts Lucas Oil Stadium at the conclusion of Super Bowl XLVI, Bill Belichick could easily go down in the history books as the best coach of all time...

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  21. Super Bowl 2012: Ranking the Week's 10 Best Parties

    While the New England Patriots and the New York Giants prepare for Sunday's big event with rigorous physical training and extensive tape study, the rest of us will use the opportunity to celebrate...

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  22. 4 Reasons Tom Brady Will Embarrass Eli Manning and the Giants

    Doesn't it feel like we already know the story of Super Bowl XLVI? Vegas has decreed the teams even, and commentators guarantee that the matchup will portray an epic struggle between two offensive powerhouses...

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  23. The 10 Coolest Free and Cheap Attractions for Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis

    If you're lucky enough to be mulling around Indianapolis this week, you may not have the luxury to cough up the minimum two grand for a ticket to Super Bowl XLVI. But fear not, penny-pinchers, economical Super Bowl festivities abound...

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  24. NBA Trade Rumors: 4 Deals That Would Spark New York Knicks

    For over a decade, New York basketball was a forgotten wasteland of broken seasons and absent ambition, and Madison Square Garden was practically rotting...

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  25. Stevan Ridley: Bill Belichick Must Play Him in Super Bowl XLVI

    As Super Bowl XLVI approaches, questions linger over whether Stevan Ridley will return to the backfield...

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