1. Monday Night Football According To Madden 11: A Saints-49ers Madden Live Blog

    So, we all know Madden has been the best selling sports video game of the last twenty years, but do we know if the game can put on it's swami cap and predict tonight's Monday Night ...

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  2. Wisconsin vs Arizona State: Badgers Save Face in Close Call at Camp Randall

    The Wisconsin Badgers entered play on Saturday at 2-0, largely untested, but showing some signs of weakness in their defense, and faced what many "experts" called a trap game against the young Arizona State team coming into town...

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  3. Wisconsin Football: 10 Former Badgers To Follow During Sunday's NFL Action

    Over the years, Wisconsin football has had many things attached to it. Great offensive linemen. A reputation for hard hitting safeties. A reputation for bruising runners...

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  4. The Wisconsin Football Road Map to a BCS National Championship Game Berth

    Before the hate mail hits my inbox like Mike Tyson hit Alan in The Hangover, I'd like to say the following: This isn't to suggest Wisconsin will cakewalk into the national championship game in January...

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  5. Six Reasons Why Wisconsin's John Clay Will Win the Heisman

    Even after Reggie Bush's Heisman Trophy scandal, the trophy is as special as ever, given to only the most elite of college players.Tim Tebow, Sam Bradford, and Mark Ingram are just a few of the past winners...

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  6. Wisconsin Football Opponent Watch: How Did Badgers Competition Fare in Week One?

    As the Badgers look to improve their 2009 record of 10-3 (5-3), keeping an eye on the opponent will be commonplace in the locker room.Especially later in the season while teams fight for the top spot in the conference, and a BCS berth...

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  7. Wisconsin Football: QB Scott Tolzien's Five Must-Win Statement Games

    Scott Tolzien, the unheralded offensive general for the Wisconsin Badgers, must get his team off to a quick start, with his own performance in the passing game...

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  8. Wisconsin Badgers' Big Year? John Clay, Nick Toon Look To Step Up in 2010

    Around Camp Randall, there's a buzz about the Wisconsin Badgers. There is every year, but this year, Bucky and the Badgers hope to put some stock in the faith of their fans...

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  9. Brett Favre: With Wax Wings, Vikings' Quarterback Must Fly With Caution

    Brett Favre has returned for his 20th NFL season, and he's not without his bumps and bruises entering this year...

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  10. UFC 118 Fight Card: Will James Toney-Randy Couture Fight Settle the Score?

    From the humble beginnings of the UFC, there have been "punchers" who come in to the Octagon thinking they can dominate with their fists and footwork...

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  11. National Disaster: Stephen Strasburg Will Need Tommy John Surgery

    Baseball's newest pitching phenom Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals has been on and off of the DL in recent weeks, and the Nationals have had their concerns about Strasburg's condition...

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  12. Michael Crabtree vs. Dez Bryant: Is It Debatable?

    When the Dallas Cowboys drafted Dez Bryant with the 24th pick this past April, sitting in my living room all I could think was "Wow, they got one hell of a player at that spot in the draft...

    Tommy Torkelson Written by Tommy Torkelson about 4 years ago 5,351 reads 81 comments

  13. NFL Lockout: Brandon Marshall Plans To Go To the NBA In 2011

    Have we learned nothing from the Jordans, Lesnars, and Barkleys, that crossing over into the unknown is generally a bad idea for pro athletes? For every Herschel Walker going into ...

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  14. Joe Koshansky Can Help Brewers Fans Forget Prince Fielder

    A 28-year-old prospect is the perfect fit to replace All-Star slugger Prince Fielder? I must be joking, right? Not at all. I present Joe Koshansky. Name not familiar? Well, I'll tell you a little about Joe...

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  15. Jim Edmonds Traded from Brewers To Reds for Chris Dickerson

    Jim Edmonds. Just the name conjures up memories of him patrolling the outfield of any MLB stadium with ease. SportsCenter top 10 play after top 10 play, of him making a diving catch or running a ball down at the warning track...

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  16. It's Not The End Of The World: 10 Things That Wont Happen By 2012

    So, apparently the world is going to end in 2012. The Mayans predict it in their long-count calendar. Countless theories have been written about the end of time, and with good reason...

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  17. Can Milwaukee Brewers' Trevor Hoffman Get 600 With John Axford Around?

    Coming into the 2010 season, I was sure of three things: The Milwaukee Brewers would improve their record from last season. Trevor Hoffman would reach 600 saves. Ken Macha would eventually be fired as manager...

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  18. Don't Say No to T.O: Five Reasons the Rams Need Terrell Owens

    The St. Louis Rams are reportedly nearing a deal with Terrell Owens for the upcoming NFL season. Sporting a receiving core of Donnie Avery, Laurent Robinson, and rookie Mardy Gilyard, the Rams could use a legit touchdown threat like Owens...

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  19. Shouldn't Have Passed On Me: 10 NFL QB's Who Teams Missed

    Every year, the NFL Draft builds a story line from the end of the college season until that fateful day in April which shapes franchises for at times the next ten years...

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  20. Power Ranking the 10 Best Running Backs in the NFL for 2010

    Every year, the NFL's elite running backs treat us to electrifying displays of speed, athleticism, or run-you-over power...

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  21. Power Ranking the 10 Best Receivers In the NFL for 2010

    In the first of the "10 for 2010" lists, I'll breakdown the 10 best receivers in the NFL, entering this season...

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  22. Forget James Toney vs. Randy Couture: We Want Floyd Mayweather vs. BJ Penn

    Do boxers stand a chance in a MMA environment against said fighters? Would the Klitschkos have a fighting chance against Brock Lesnar? Interesting questions, given the scenario...

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  23. Bleacher Bombers: Selecting 10 MLB Sluggers for the 2010 Home Run Derby

    Vladimir Guerrero in 2007. Justin Morneau in 2008. Prince Fielder in 2009. Who will win the 2010 edition of the Home Run Derby? Every year, the league's best sluggers face each other, ...

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  24. Thanks for the Genes, Pop: Five Greatest Father-Son Sports Combinations

    Fathers day. A day filled with memories of dad and his sons or daughters playing in the back yard. Dad, trying to teach his kids to throw the perfect changeup, or how to throw a lazer of a pass across the middle to uncle Chuck after the barbeque...

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  25. Great Wall of 30: Five NFL Running Backs Who Are About To Hit the Age 30

    We've all heard it dozens of times before. "Such and such player is 29. He's got about one good year left" "Why's that?" "Don't you know running backs drop off at 30?" That conversation ...

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