1. 5 UFC Fighters Who Struggle to Stay Healthy

    In the world of mixed martial arts, injuries are a common occurrence. 2011 was a rough year for the UFC as several of their main events were cancelled or altered because of injuries...

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  2. Columbus Blue Jackets: Will Punishing Practice Turn Team's Fortunes Around?

    The beginning of this season has been nothing close to what the Columbus Blue Jackets front office believed the start of the season would look like...

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  3. Michael Bisping: Sonnen Should Be Behind Me in Middleweight Title Queue

    After Chael Sonnen returned to the UFC last Saturday and successfully defeated Brian Stann, he did what he does best and began to trash talk about Anderson Silva ...

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  4. Columbus Blue Jackets: 10 Reasons They Can Make the Playoffs This Season

    For the first time in franchise history, the Columbus Blue Jackets have started the season 0-3. This was clearly not a good start for a team that was talked about in the offseason as a playoff contender...

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  5. UFC 136 Fight Card: Ranking the Best Fights on the Card

    This weekend in Houston, Texas, fans will get an opportunity to witness not one, but two title defenses in the same night at UFC 136 ...

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  6. NHL Predictions: 4 Teams with Expectations That Don't Match Reality

    With only a couple days before the start of the NHL season, every team in the league has their expectations for the upcoming year. Unfortunately for some of those teams, their expectations are not compatible with reality...

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  7. Jacksonville Jaguars: Winners and Losers at the NFL Season's Quarter Mark

    At the beginning of September, the Jacksonville Jaguars had a plan in place for the upcoming season. Quarterback and first-round draft pick Blaine Gabbert would have a permanent ...

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  8. UFC Live: Cruz vs Johnson: Winners and Losers from Saturday's Fights

    The card for last night's fights was full of exciting fighters and promised a lot of action in Washington, D.C. If you blinked, there was a chance that you would have missed an incredible finish...

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  9. NFL Power Rankings: What Teams Are All Mascara?

    A lot is learned three weeks into an NFL season. Was that horrid Week 1 performance just a fluke or is there more where that came from? Did I waste a fantasy pick on this guy or ...

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  10. NHL Predictions: 4 Underrated Goalies Heading into the 2011-2012 Season

    The hockey position that receives the most pressure and criticism night in and night out is the one in between the pipes: the goaltender...

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  11. UFC Power Rankings: Jose Aldo and the 5 Best Fighters Nobody Is Talking About

    Last weekend, we saw UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones successfully defend his title for the first time since winning it back in March...

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  12. Columbus Blue Jackets: Matt Calvert and 9 Key Players for Blue Jackets in 2011

    With a little under two weeks before the new NHL season finally gets underway, fans are waiting in anticipation for the new and improved Columbus Blue Jackets ...

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  13. UFC 135: 5 Questions Heading into Saturday's Fights

    The day is finally here and the moments of anticipation are over as tonight we will see UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones' first title defense against Quinton "Rampage" Jackson...

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  14. NFL Picks Week 3: 8 Games You Must Watch

    Week 2 of the NFL season is in the books and last week's games sure gave us plenty of storylines heading into Week 3...

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  15. Columbus Blue Jackets Lock Up RJ Umberger with Contract Extension

    At the beginning of the offseason, it was not clear whether or not winger RJ Umberger, the heart and soul of the Columbus Blue Jackets , was going to re-sign with the team after the 2011-2012 season...

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  16. Dolphins vs. Browns Week 3: 5 Keys as Browns Go for 2nd W, Fins Just Try To Win

    Not a lot of teams playing during Week 2 were in a "must win" situation, but the Cleveland Browns were not one of those teams...

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  17. UFC 135: 4 Reasons Lack of Prep Time Won't Hurt Josh Koscheck

    The last time we saw Josh Koscheck, he went up against Georges St-Pierre for the UFC Welterweight Championship...

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  18. Boston Red Sox Collapse: Can Tampa Bay Really Catch Boston?

    With only a few games left in the 2011 season, the Tampa Bay Rays are hot on the tails of the Boston Red Sox . The Red Sox have struggled in September going 3-11 and have seen their leads in both the AL East as well as the AL Wild Card dwindle...

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  19. NFL Picks Week 2: Why the Cleveland Browns Will Hand the Colts a Lopsided Loss

    When the NFL schedule was released a few months ago, the first two games for the Cleveland Browns were thought to have been easily predictable...

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  20. Fantasy Football: Matthew Stafford and 7 Other Keys in Week 2

    The NFL 2011-2012 season is finally under way, which means only one thing, fantasy football is in full swing as well. Clearly the first week of the NFL season is one of the most questionable for fantasy owners...

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  21. Cleveland Browns vs. Indianapolis Colts Week 2: 5 Things to Watch

    Last Sunday, the new Cleveland Browns debuted under new head coach Pat Shurmur against their in-state rival, the Cincinnati Bengals ...

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  22. NFL Preview Week 2: 5 Biggest Questions Heading into the Season's 2nd Round

    As fans around the country sat in anticipation, the NFL 2011-2012 season finally kicked off this past Thursday and the weekend's games did not disappoint...

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  23. 2011 NFL Schedule: Looking at the Cleveland Browns' 5 Toughest Matchups

    The Cleveland Browns' unveiling of their new defense and offense under head coach Pat Shurmur had both positive and negative moments...

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  24. Fantasty Football Week 1: 7 Rookies That Will Put Up Big Numbers

    On Thursday, the NFL season was finally kicked off in what ended up to be a high scoring, action-packed game between the New Orleans Saints and Green Bay Packers...

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  25. Cleveland Browns Week 1 Preview: 5 Keys to Success Against Cincinnati Bengals

    Finally, the first week of the NFL season has arrived. Back in March, it was questioned whether or not there would be a season at all because of the lockout that lasted for quite some time...

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