1. 2012 NFL Draft: Pac-12 Players to Be Drafted in the First Round

    The Pac-12 had a fantastic football season last year. They had three teams ranked in the top seven in the final AP Poll. Oregon beat Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl game, while Stanford barely lost to Oklahoma in overtime by three points...

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  2. NBA Playoff Predictions 2012: Predicting the Seedings for the Western Conference

    The strike-shortened 2012 NBA season is winding down as teams look toward the playoffs and battle for their final seeding...

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  3. Kendrick Perkins and the 20 Meanest Looking Players in Sports

    It might be genetics, or it might be a weird face they made that one time. It doesn't matter. Some athletes are just straight up mean looking...

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  4. Oregon Football: 5 Reasons the Ducks Will Be Even Better in 2012

    After the decisions of both LaMichael James and Darron Thomas to enter the NFL draft, the Oregon Ducks are looking to improve upon one of their best seasons under head coach Chip Kelly...

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  5. New York Yankees: 3 Reasons to Expect an Alex Rodriguez Collapse in 2012

    Alex Rodriguez 's time with the New York Yankees has been full of ups and downs. He was acquired from the Texas Rangers after three of his best seasons as a ball player...

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  6. 2012 NFL Draft: Predicting Full 7-Round Draft for the Seattle Seahawks

    With the NFL draft almost upon us, teams are trying to figure out if they are going to keep their current draft spot or trade it from some players. One of the teams involved in these trading scenarios are the Seattle Seahawks ...

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  7. MLB Opening Weekend: 7 Teams That Need a Fast Start

    Opening Day weekend is finally upon baseball fanatics. This is one of the greatest times of the year to just sit back and enjoy the national pastime...

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  8. Duke Basketball: 7 Young Players Who Could Keep the Blue Devils Relevant in 2012

    This past season for the Duke Blue Devils was filled with many up-and-down moments. Now that it is over, Duke fans across the nation can get prepared for the next group of young Blue Devils to take over Cameron Indoor Stadium and Coach K Court...

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  9. MLB 2012: 5 Reasons Albert Pujols Will Be Better with Angels

    The Los Angeles Angels won the free-agent lottery this offseason with their acquisition of first baseman Albert Pujols . For some players, the transition between the National League and the American League can be dangerous...

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  10. Boston Red Sox: 4 Reasons Carl Crawford Must Shine in 2012

    Carl Crawford 's first year with the Boston Red Sox was just about as disastrous as a first year could get. He couldn't have been further from the Crawford that played for the Tampa Bay Rays for the previous nine years...

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  11. Boston Red Sox: 5 Prospects Who Will Make Majors in 2012

    With the Red Sox winding down spring training and with the onset of the regular season, it is time to evaluate Boston's prospects to see which ones will make it to the majors this year...

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  12. Final Four 2012: Key Players in the Kentucky vs. Louisville Match

    When Kentucky and Louisville square-off in the Final Four in New Orleans, the talent on the court will be through the roof. Both of these teams have NBA-ready players, which makes for a compelling game...

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  13. Philadelphia Phillies: 4 Signs Domonic Brown May Never Be Fully Healthy

    Domonic Brown has been bitten by the injury bug and has a full-on infection. He seems to get injured in the most random ways possible. He wasn't always this risky though...

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  14. Duke Basketball: 5 Reasons Austin Rivers Should Have Given College Another Year

    Austin Rivers should really have given college another year. He had tremendous expectations coming into his freshman year...

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  15. Duke Basketball: 5 Reasons to Look Forward to Next Season

    Duke's run in the NCAA tournament hit a snag in the second round against Lehigh. Duke was unable to contain their star forward, C.J. McCollum, on the perimeter, who scorched the Blue Devils' defense for 30 points, six rebounds and six assists...

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  16. WNCAA Tournament 2012: How Brittney Griner Has Redefined Women's Basketball

    These are the only two players in Women's NCAA tournament history to have dunked the ball in a game. The first was Candice Parker of Tennessee. The second is Brittney Griner...

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  17. NFL Draft 2012: 5 Players in Most Trouble After Pro Day

    As individual school's hold their pro day for NFL scouts, the draft picture is beginning to clear up. The Indianapolis Colts will still take Andrew Luck No. 1 overall and the Washington Redskins will take RG3, after moving up in the draft...

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  18. Maryland Football: 10 Benchmarks for Spring Success

    The Maryland Terrapins started out the season with a splash. First, they made national headlines with their uniforms that were designed and created by Under Armour...

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  19. NCAA Tournament 2012: Ranking Biggest Upsets Thus Far

    It wasn't until the second day of the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament that Bracket Busters started to happen...

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  20. NCAA Tournament 2012: 4 Things Duke Must Address After Early Exit

    Duke had the talent and the coach but in the end Lehigh got the 75-70 win. Losing in the second round of the NCAA Tournament is bad enough, but it's even worse when you lose to a team from the Patriot League...

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  21. Notre Dame Football: Power Ranking Irish's Most Important Players in 2012

    Every year, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish have huge expectations. Between Lou Holtz picking them as his National Championship winner or the history that lends itself to a winning ...

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  22. Dontrelle Willis Released: Ranking MLB's 10 Fastest Nosedives

    According to Stephen Borelli of USA Today , Dontrelle Willis was released by the Phillies. Major League Baseball is riddled with players who have provided great performances only to fall by the wayside the next season...

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  23. Duke Basketball: 4 Minor Contributors Who Will Be Key in Blue Devils' Title Run

    Coach Mike Krzyzewski is going to need some of his minor contributors to stand up and play big in the NCAA Tournament if the Blue Devils are going to have a chance to win it all. Different players have stepped up throughout the season...

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  24. Fantasy Baseball 2012: 9 Sub-Star Players Who Will Take Your Team to Next Level

    Fantasy baseball teams cannot all be made up of star plays, unless you play by yourself. There are plenty of sub-star players that will provide support for your team and help you ...

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  25. Oregon Football: 5 Recruits to Get Excited About

    What do you do when you win the inaugural Pac-12 championship game and the Rose Bowl, but lose your top quarterback, running back and second- and third-best receiver? If you are the ...

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