1. Green Bay Packers Mock 1.0: After the Senior Bowl

    Once again we've reached that point in the season where unless you've got your horse in the Super Bowl, it's time for armchair general managers to assess what's needed in their team's stable: the 53-man roster...

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  2. Green Bay Packers Mock Draft: Trade Down Then Up

    In general manager Ted Thompson's tenure, he's played every angle of draft strategy. From trading up to land Clay Mathews in 2009 in what many thought was a costly move (more than ...

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  3. Green Bay Packers: Post-Compensation Mock Draft 3.0

    As may have been expected due to the Packers loss of former starters Cullen Jenkins and Daryn Colledge as well as key members Brandon Jackson and Jason Spitz, the Packers received ...

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  4. The 10 Wackiest and Wildest Team Names in the NCAA Tournament

    This week a lot will be said about bracketology, which team will win it all and workplace efficiency during the fever-pitch days of March Madness, but few have ventured into the territory ...

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  5. Wisconsin's Pro Teams: Braun, Rodgers, Jennings and the Fate of the Bucks

    In 1971, the Milwaukee Bucks had megastars Oscar Robertson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, two athletes who were well-known nationwide. At the same time, many of the Packers greats of the Lombardi era had moved on or were in the twilight of their careers...

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  6. Green Bay Packers Mock Draft: Version 2.0

    Quite a bit has transpired NFL -wide since my mid-February mock draft. In Green Bay alone, tight end Jermichael Finley's contract and the choice to let Flynn walk in free agency have big impacts on the Packers draft strategy...

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  7. Milwaukee Brewers 2012: Will the 3B Curse End with Ramirez?

    On opening day this season, recent Cubs transplant Aramis Ramirez will be the Brewers 8th starting third basemen since the millenium 12 years ago...

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  8. Ryan Braun PED Appeal: 5 Reasons He'll Have a Monster Season in 2012

    The decision to overturn Braun's suspension in the MLB appeals process has sent on-going shockwaves across all the baseball world...

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  9. Milwaukee Brewers: Ryan Braun Proven Innocent, Wins Appeal

    One team managed to gain a win before the season has even started: the Milwaukee Brewers . Brewer nation has to be in winter jubilation mode today as the MVP face-of-the-franchise, ...

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  10. Green Bay Packers: 3 Trading Chips in Thompson's Pocket

    In light of Jermichael Finley's recent signing for a two-year, $14 million deal, I began thinking through some reasonable trade chips the Packers may now have on a deep and talented roster heading into the NFL 's free agent and draft period...

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  11. Green Bay Packers: What Jermichael Finley and Matt Flynn Mean for the Future

    Now that starting tight end Jermichael Finley was signed to a two-year contract, the phones of general manager Ted Thompson's staff must be setting satellites on fire with activity...

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  12. Milwaukee Brewers: 7 Projections for 2012 Offense Without Prince Fielder

    The Milwaukee Brewers fanbase has become one of the most dedicated and passionate in Major League Baseball...

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  13. Boston Red Sox: Tim Wakefield's Retirement; Is He a Once-in-a-Lifetime Player?

    As pitchers and catchers begin to report to start a new, fresh-faced season of Major League Baseball, the game turns a page in its history as long-tenured players like Tim Wakefield and Mike Cameron announce their retirements ...

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  14. A Reflection on the Milwaukee Bucks vs. New Orleans Hornets Game

    "This game is more like a circus than a basketball game," one fan uttered in disgust from the row behind me...

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  15. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Full Green Bay Packers Mock Draft Version 1.0

    Amid the Packers great success, General Manager Ted Thompson certainly has caused some headscratchers in Packer nation over the years...

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  16. 2012 Green Bay Packers Draft Wish List by Position: Defensive Linemen

    In my first Packers draft installment I took a look at a few OLBs who might fit the Packers 3-4 hybrid defense and give support to Clay Mathews III in the pass rush which you can read here ...

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  17. Milwaukee Brewers: 2012 Lineup Cards with and Without Ryan Braun

    As fans, we can get so into the armchair managing and general managing that we're questioning whether Jerry Narron's calligraphy penmanship on the Brewers' batting order is better than Bauhaus font for generating wins ( take a look )...

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  18. NBA Trade Speculation: What the Milwaukee Bucks Need to Do with Stephen Jackson

    Stephen Jackson is like the kid in high school who always had a rumor swirling around his actions. Perhaps some of the rumor was true, but likely, there were two sides of the story, some half-truths and other all-out lies...

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  19. Super Bowl XLVI: 5 Underdogs to Root for Sunday Evening

    If you're not a big Giants fan and don't like the Patriots , what is a football fan to do this Super Bowl Sunday? My advice: Root for some of the underdogs. The guys who, for one reason or another, had to prove themselves despite incredible odds...

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  20. Ted Thompson's Top Picks for the Green Bay Packers: Feast or Famine?

    The NFL is a fascinating mix of players ranging from undrafted free agents who become starters to top selections who simply can't make it in the NFL. The Packers roster is a great example of this...

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  21. Milwaukee Brewers: 10 Keys to Brewers Contending for Title Again in 2012

    Just as Ryan Braun 's MVP acceptance speech pointed out, the Brewers themselves need to view a challenging circumstance as an opportunity to get better. Doug Melvin was fairly active in free agency without shooting for the most marquee players...

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  22. With Andrew Bogut Out, Is Chris Kaman a Good Fit for Milwaukee Bucks?

    With a recent ESPN report claiming the NBA -owned New Orleans Hornets are shopping center Chris Kaman , it's only logical to connect the dots to this Milwaukee Bucks team that just lost Andrew Bogut for eight to 12 weeks...

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  23. Andrew Bogut Injury: A Symbol of the Milwaukee Bucks Fortunes

    Being born in 1981 means I'm too young to remember much of the Milwaukee Bucks ' triumphant 1980s teams that won multiple division titles and had a stacked lineup of talented players...

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  24. Super Bowl 2012: Are the New York Giants and New England Patriots Dirty Teams?

    In one corner of the ring: Convenient scoreboard mishaps , Spygate allegations and punishment of lost draft picks...

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  25. 2012 Green Bay Packers Draft Wish List by Position: Outside Linebacker

    Let's face it. When designing a mock draft, none of us know which teams will trade up, down, sign key free agents, let stars walk or cut current players for salary cap reasons...

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