1. San Francisco 49ers: Final Thoughts Before Detroit Lions Matchup

    Handshakes, foot stomps, drug suspensions—these developments do not represent the final thoughts before the San Francisco 49ers vs. Detroit Lions matchup...

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  2. Golden State Warriors: 3 Reasons Why Stephen Curry Will Dominate This Season

    Golden State Warriors fans: Stephen Curry is a future—but is he the future? In recent estimations, one would point to the contrary. Curry played in just 26 games in 2011, due to his seemingly interminable ankle injuries...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 2 years ago 5,350 reads 29 comments

  3. New York Knicks: 4 Keys for a Winning Season in 2012-13

    The New York Knicks secured a winning season and the No. 7 seed in the East in 2011. A major key to that success—at least in the early goings—was the point guard play of Jeremy Lin...

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  4. NFL Week 2 Picks: Predicting Winners After Upset-Heavy Opening Week

    The first week of the NFL season featured a rash of top teams in the power rankings go down to purportedly inferior opponents. The Packers, Saints and Giants headlined that group that lost over the opening week...

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  5. QPR vs. Chelsea: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    A week before Chelsea begins its group stage play in the Champions League, QPR arrives on the schedule for continuing Premier League action...

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  6. John Axford: Why Milwaukee Brewers Closer Won't Give Up His Job Rest of Season

    Nearly a month ago to the day, John Axford ’s future as the Milwaukee Brewers closer was tenuous at best. If you had asked Brewers fans whether Axford still deserved his job, they would not have answered in the affirmative...

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  7. San Francisco 49ers Week 1 Awards: MVP, LVP and Top Niner Rookie

    Well hello there, Week 1 of the 2012 NFL season—we’ve been awaiting your arrival. Obligatory introductions aside, the San Francisco 49ers opened their 2012 campaign ...

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  8. 49ers vs. Packers: Would Loss of Brandon Jacobs and Ted Ginn Prove Significant?

    Per Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area, Brandon Jacobs and Ted Ginn are currently listed as doubtful for the 49ers' 2012 opener against the Packers . If that injury status worsens by Sunday at 1:25 p...

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  9. Texas Longhorns Football: 5 Keys to Beating the New Mexico Lobos

    Contrary to conventional thought, Boise State isn’t the only viable team in the Mountain West Conference—at least for now...

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  10. San Francisco Giants: Top 3 Candidates to Be Cody Ross-Like Hero of '12 Playoffs

    After an uninspiring regular season, Cody Ross was a mesmerizing force for the San Francisco Giants in the 2010 playoffs. In fact, GM Brian Sabean picked him up late in the season as a preventative measure...

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  11. MLB Playoff Race: Baltimore Orioles Primed to Win AL East

    Baltimore Orioles : 2012 AL East Champions? The MLB world—and world in general for that matter—surely isn’t prepared to hear such a normally outlandish statement...

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  12. Jason Witten: Tight End's Injury Will Lead to Cowboys Loss at Giants in Week 1

    One might suppose that the most relevant idea here is who has any business whatsoever playing with a recently lacerated spleen...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 2 years ago 1,080 reads 21 comments

  13. New York Yankees: How Mark Teixeira's Injury Will Change AL East Playoff Picture

    The mighty Yankees—oh, the New York Yankees have found themselves in quite the precarious position. As of Tuesday, September 4, the Bronx Bombers are tied with the Baltimore Orioles for first place in the AL East...

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  14. San Francisco 49ers: Implications of Parys Haralson's Injury

    The injury bug is an ugly thing. After a relatively injury-free 2011 campaign, the San Francisco 49ers suffered a season-ending loss at a crucial position...

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  15. San Francisco 49ers: Breaking Down the Rookie Class After the Preseason

    What would be the deal if you were an NFL rookie? Make the squad, not make the squad, find yourself on the practice squad—the offseason process is about as enjoyable as, well, something that’s not so enjoyable...

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  16. NFL Predictions: NFC West's 4 Skill Players Who Will Struggle in 2012

    The NFC West is an entirely different division than it has been in years past. It no longer harbors the bottom-feeders of the NFL , though some might make a case against that. Each roster actually features an abundance of quality skill players...

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  17. Green Bay Packers: Will Pack Get Better or Worse in 2012 NFL Season?

    At first glance, viewing the Green Bay Packers ’ regular season record of 15-1 from last year doesn’t exactly leave much room for improvement...

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  18. Barrett Jones and 5 Other Impact Starters for Alabama Crimson Tide in Week 1

    Alabama football is back. The No. 2-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide will return 10 starters when they take the field against the Michigan Wolverines on Saturday. Stud offensive lineman and Outland Trophy winner Barrett Jones, quarterback A...

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  19. NBA Rumors: Is Adding Michael Redd the Right Call for the Chicago Bulls?

    According to a report from Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio, Michael Redd has drawn interest from multiple teams across the NBA , the Chicago Bulls being one of them (via Sulia...

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  20. 2012 NFL Preseason: 8 Players Who Must Bounce Back from Rough Starts

    To the chagrin of many who deem it unnecessary, the NFL preseason actually matters for players throughout the league. This is especially true of the ones with rough starts through the first three weeks...

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  21. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Role Players Who Will Affect the Outcome of the Season

    Jim Harbaugh enjoys harking back to the old-school days of football yesteryear. In a readily conspicuous approach to roster dynamics, the San Francisco 49ers head coach promotes players who can fulfill roles on all sides of the ball...

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  22. 49ers vs. Broncos: San Francisco's Biggest Winners, Losers from Preseason Week 3

    Never judge a book by its cover. Hackneyed adages aside, the start of the San Francisco 49ers game against the Denver Broncos was a showcase of the importance of the quarterback position...

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  23. NFL's Top 8 Developing Stories in 2012 Preseason

    NFL developments, even the preseason varietal, have dominion over the collective interest of American sports fans...

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  24. Buffalo Bills: 3 Things to Take Away from Ryan Fitzpatrick's 2012 Preseason

    Positive: Ryan Fitzpatrick and the Buffalo Bills started 0-2 in the preseason last year, but they began the regular season at 5-2. Negative: Fitzpatrick and the Bills soared to a 5-2 start, but they finished the season a dismal 1-8...

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  25. Kellen Moore: Limited Playing Time with Detroit Lions Will Serve Raw Rookie Well

    Never will you encounter a more steadfast supporter of Kellen Moore than yours truly. Well, perhaps just a little less intensely than Skip Bayless. Not that I watch the guy on First Take or anything...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about over 2 years ago 7,200 reads 31 comments