1. Ravens-Titans: Fast Start, Then a Battle to the Finish

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Baltimore Ravens defeated the Tennessee Titans in what was touted all week as a defensive slugfest. The No. 2- and No...

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  2. Finally! Free Tacos All Around as Nashville Predators Score Five in Win

    Nashville, Tenn—Losers of five straight games and seven of their last nine, the Nashville Predators finally pulled out a win and put at least a momentary halt to their current ...

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  3. Adam Jones: Paradise Is Lost as Selfishness and Immaturity Override Ability

    I've been thinking about this for a while, and have decided that I am truly ticked off. Every year, hundreds of thousands of young boys suit up, take the field, and go out and play 60 minutes of a game that they love...

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  4. "Pacman" Gamble a Bust—Jones Released by the Cowboys

    For all his supposed talent and potential, Adam "Don't Call Me PacMan" Jones will find himself out of a job—again—come Feb. 9...

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  5. Big Ben's Bowling Balance Belies Full Recovery

    Pittsburgh—Ben Roethlisberger returned to practice this week, and all indications are that he will start and play this weekend when the San Diego Chargers come to town. But is Ben really ready for a return to action? Maybe not...

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  6. Titans Playoff History: Revisiting "The Music City Miracle"

    As the Titans gear up to begin their Super Bowl run, many fans are reminded of the Titans last trip to the Super Bowl, and the play that got them there...

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  7. NFC Playoffs: Defending Champs, Two Teams With a Dream, One With a Tie

    The New York Giants play host to the resurgent Philadelphia Eagles, and the Arizona Cardinals travel to face the Carolina Panthers in round two of the NFC playoffs. Neither traveling team ended the regular season with a winning road record this year...

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  8. AFC Playoffs: The Road to a Titans-Steelers Championship Rematch

    This week's AFC playoff game feature two games that, based on regular-season performances, will be decided by which teams step up defensively...

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  9. Eagles-Vikings: Philadelphia Swamps Minnesota 26-14 to Move on to New York

    You can't blame this one on the rookies. Tavarius Jackson has been in the league for three years, and Adrian Peterson is in his sophomore year. No, the credit for this one rests on two huge plays by two big play-makers...

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  10. Dolphins-Ravens: Battle to the Top Begins With a Flop

    For two teams that absolutely had to win their last games in the regular season to make the playoffs, the Miami Dolphins and the Baltimore Ravens sure didn't start off performing like they deserved to be there...

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  11. Top Fifteen Sports That Are Not Really Sports

    Professional sports are the pinnacle of years of hard work, dedication, and a little bit of good luck mixed together to provide a means of living while playing a game...

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  12. Colts-Chargers: Big Passers Give Way to Leg Men

    Peyton Manning: Three-time NFL Most Valuable Player, 4,002 yards passing, often touted as the best quarterback in the game. Phillips Rivers: Highest-rated quarterback in the league, 4,009 yards passing, sometimes considered to be underrated...

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  13. Falcons-Cardinals: Rookie Quarterback Has Wings Clipped in Loss

    At times showing immense poise, but ultimately being exposed for the rookie he is, Matt Ryan threw two interceptions and fumbled an exchange, as his Cinderella-story Falcons fell to the Arizona Cardinals, 30-24...

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  14. The One-Word Reason That Keeps Soccer on the Fringe

    This article may seem a little out of character for those who have read my columns before. If I offend anyone with my words here, all I can say is: Allow me to introduce you to the First Amendment of the US Constitution...

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  15. A Tale of Three Quarterbacks, Part Two

    Hello again, fellow football enthusiasts. When last we met, we discussed the paths taken by three of today's premiere quarterbacks: Ben Roethlisberger, Peyton Manning, and Tom Brady...

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  16. A Tale of Three Quarterbacks, Part One

    Yeah, I know. Anyone can play the stats game. But in the spirit of fun, and maybe just a little bit because I like to stir things up from time to time, I thought, "Wouldn't it be ...

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  17. Mike Shanahan Leads List of Head Coaches Shown the Door

    Super Bowl winner Mike Shanahan. Gone. Bill Parcells' protogé Romeo Crennel. Out. Eric Mangini. Pink-slipped. Rod Marinelli, adios. Three teams with less-than-expected results, and one team that defied all convention and lost everything...

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  18. Vanderbilt Wins! Bryant Hahnfeldt Kicks Three as Boston College Bowl Streak Ends

    Dynamite! Dynamite! When Vandy starts to fight! With his third field goal of the game at 3:26 left in the fourth quarter, Bryant Hahnfeldt put the Vanderbilt Commodores ahead of the Boston College Eagles...

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  19. Message to Brett Favre: It's Time to Go and Let the Young Guys Have All the Fun

    Here we go again. Brett Favre is once again in a position of "taking a few weeks" to determine his future in the NFL...

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  20. Roethlisberger Still Injured But Could Be Back for Next Game

    After being released from the hospital without having to stay overnight, Ben Roethlisberger made an appearance at the Steelers practice facility today. Although he, along with James Farrior and other veterans, did not take part in the activities...

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  21. Predators-Avalanche: Nashville Snowed, Pekka Rinne Shows Some Cracks

    Another road game for the Nashville Predators. Another dismal performance by the Predators goalie—and offense. Only this time it wasn't Dan Ellis; it was the thus far solid Pekka Rinne who gave up the ghost...

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  22. Vanderbilt-BC: 26 Years Later, a Shot at Redemption—and a Touch of Irony

    The year was 1982. New Year's Eve, to be exact. The Vanderbilt Commodores faced off with the Air Force Falcons in the Hall of Fame Bowl (Then known as the All-American Bowl or the Hall of Fame Classic)...

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  23. Chris Mason: Come Back—You Can Have Dan Ellis' Spot!

    In another dismal road showing, the Nashville Predators fell to the Edmonton Oilers 5-2, giving up three goals in the second period to run their record down to 17-15-1 and fall half a game behind the Oilers in the race for the playoffs...

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  24. Rivers to Cutler and Favre: You Can Have the Pro Bowl; I'm in the Playoffs!

    8-8 is obviously good enough. With a win over Denver, the San Diego Chargers captured the AFC West title and the fourth seed in the AFC playoffs. Philip Rivers is laughing right now...

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  25. Potential Loss of Ben Roethlisberger Makes Blowout Victory Even More Meaningless

    I didn't see the game; I'm in the Titans market and was forced to choose between the Titans-Colts or the Vikings-Giants. Whoopee. I DID see the hit, and I nearly spilled my drink in my lap...

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