1. Ohio State Video Implores Fans to Honor Navy with “Take the Field Tribute”

    I don’t really care about Ohio State one way or the other. Somehow, though, I always end up watching them on Saturdays and talking about them throughout the week because KVB ...

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  2. Brett Favre: The Man, the Myth, the Legend...or the Letdown?

    [Editor's Note: It is with great pleasure that I present to you MSF's newest contributor: Myles Berry (aka BigMB). Myles and I know each other from my time living in Indianapolis, during which ...

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  3. PGA Tour: The Barclays Preview—Betting Odds, Prediction, TV Schedule

    Before we jump into our preview of the betting odds for this weekend’s PGA Tour event, The Barclays at Liberty National, here is all the relevant information that you need to know: The ...

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  4. Ohio State, Notre Dame Make GQ List of America's Douchiest Colleges

    Earlier today, KVB tried to convince everyone that Ohio State and its 102,329-person capacity stadium is the best football stadium in the Big Ten. Well, guess what? GQ thinks that KVB, Kirk Herbstreit, and the rest of their Buckeye brethren are douches..

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  5. Daily Link Dump, Including ESPN's Funny New Self-Mocking Commercial

    Sports Before Jon Lester, there was Greg Montalbano — (Hugging Harold Reynolds) ESPN makes fun of their own Favre coverage in new commercial — (Awful Announcing) The ...

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  6. PHOTD: Philip Rivers Signs Contract Extension, Smiles With Gleeful Madness

    While KVB is doling out legit gems like his rankings of the Big Ten football stadiums, and AJ is getting actual quotes (real journalism! Yes!) from the San Diego Padres scouting department on ...

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  7. 2009 Big Ten Stadium Rankings: Where the Indiana Hoosiers Still Can't Get a Win

    Instead of showering today, I would rather talk about the football stadiums in the Big Ten and rank them top to bottom for various reasons while pointing out their typical fan bases...

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  8. Basketball Brawling Goes International

    Basketball brawls in the United States just don’t compare to those overseas. Or maybe they do. Case in point: The Mexico/Uruguay match in the 2009 FIBA Americas Tournament, as described ...

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  9. Attention: Sports Writers Wanted for NFL, MLB, College Football, and Basketball

    First off, as I periodically like to do, I just want to say thank you to everyone who visits and reads this site...

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  10. Sports and Non-Sports Links of the Day

    Sports: NFC South Preview — (MoonDog) Chilly puts Favre on a pitch count — (Pro Football Talk) Are sports replacing religion? — (Sports By Brooks) New York Giants’ ...

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  11. Friday Sports Link Dump

    Crazy day at the office, so now official link of the day, just a bunch of links. Enjoy: Thoughts on LeBron James film, More Than a Game — (Stepien Rules) Mmmm…Bacon — ...

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  12. UFC 102 Preview: Odds and Predictions for Couture-Nogueira and Silva-Jardine

    The UFC 102 fight card that will take place next weekend is being touted by some MMA betting fans as being a much better card than UFC 100 or 101, and the main bouts are being headlined by the fighters who are 205 pounds and over...

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  13. LOTD: Yet Another Reason Why SEC Football Is Just on Another Level

    As if we needed it, Dash over at Deadspin provided more proof today why the SEC is the craziest and most insane college football conference in America. Today’s lesson: if you play football for Alabama and hit a girl, her father will take your side.

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  14. Report: Ricky Rubio May End Up Playing in Minnesota Next Season After All

    Just received this tip from our good friend Pete over at The Sports Bank regarding what seems like a very possibility that Ricky Rubio could be playing in Minnesota next season after ...

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  15. Fantasy Football Sleeper/Bust Alert: Matt Cassel and Martellus Bennett

    I hadn’t planned on writing a fantasy football post today, but two pieces of information I’ve heard over the last 24 hours have compelled me to do so anyway...

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  16. Quick Jake Peavy Injury Update: No Set Timetable Yet for Return

    A couple of days ago, I posted that Jake Peavy could possibly return by Aug. 28, based on his strong first rehab outing in Charlotte...

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  17. As Expected, Packers-Vikings Tickets an Increasingly Hot Commodity

    With Brett Favre shocking the world/no one, and returning to the NFL this week, football fans across the country were annoyed and dismayed, with a few steadfast Favre supporters still delighting in his every move and untruthful word...

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  18. NCAA College Football Week One TV Schedule and Point Spreads

    Holy crap…it’s here. Yes, college football season is almost upon us ladies and gentleman, which means many things, not the least of which is that I have to spend hours each week compiling the TV schedule and point spreads...

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  19. Fantasy Football Draft Advice: Projecting This Year's Later Round Sleepers

    Before I left for vacation last week I attempted to identify three players that are consistently being picked in the top 10 of fantasy football drafts who could end up falling short of expectations...

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  20. Official Brett Favre Vikings Jersey Not Yet on Sale (Update: Now They Are)

    Brett Favre Vikings jersey - Brett Favre Minnesota Vikings - buy favre vikings jersey" title="Brett Favre Minnesota Vikings jersey" width="175" height="310" style="margin: 5px;" />I ...

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  21. Jay Cutler Already Complaining?

    After a pretty mediocre performance by Jay Cutler in his first preseason game with the Bears, he was already complaining about Devin Hester not doing more to break up the interception Cutler threw...

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  22. Chicago White Sox Begin Huge Six-Game Homestand Monday

    Much was made of the recent six-game West Coast trip that faced the Chicago White Sox. As any Sox fan knows, Chicago typically struggles out West, especially at Oakland...

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  23. Chicago Bears 2009 Preseason: What to Watch For

    Chicago Bears fans finally had their chance to see the ‘09 Bears in action Saturday, August 15, against the Buffalo Bills. It was the first preseason game for the Bears, and the first game with new QB Jay Cutler...

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  24. 2009 PGA Championship Preview: Betting Odds, Prediction, and TV Schedule

    PGA Championship Preview This weekend, Tiger Woods has his lost shot at capturing a Major Championship in 2009. After disappointing finishes at The Masters, The U.S...

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  25. The Chicago White Sox Snatch Alex Rios Away From Blue Jays

    In "How the Economy has affected Major League Baseball," part 1,873, Alex Rios is now a member of the South Siders—the Chicago White Sox...

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