1. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Top 20 Grand Slam Upset Champions

    It's usually not surprising when Roger Federer , Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic win Grand Slam titles. Talent and hard work can seem routine. Some memorable Grand Slam titles were unexpected...

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  2. Grading Rafael Nadal's Comeback Performance at the 2013 ATP VTR Open

    Rafael Nadal ’s comeback hit a snag in a 7-6, 6-7, 4-6 defeat to Horacio Zeballos at the VTR Open in Chile...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 16,202 reads 61 comments

  3. Rafael Nadal Comeback at Chile Open Most Important for Fitness and Confidence

    Rafael Nadal will resume his tennis career at the VTR Open in Chile, South America. More than seven months have passed since his second-round Wimbledon loss to Lukas Rosol. He has subsequently been absent at the London Olympics, the U...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 4,550 reads 53 comments

  4. Djokovic Beats Murray at Australian Open 2013: Recap and Historical Ranking

    Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray 6-7 (2-7), 7-6 (7-3), 6-3, 6-2 to win the 2013 Australian Open title and add another rung in his climb up the historical ladder. At minimum, he is the king of Australia and the undisputed No...

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  5. Djokovic vs. Murray: Preview, Prediction for Australian Open 2013 Men's Final

    Novak Djokovic vs. Andy Murray is the 2013 Australian Open men’s final the tennis world has been waiting to see. It’s the crown jewel of global attention for tennis Down Under and a showdown of tennis' new top rivalry...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 29,713 reads 218 comments

  6. Roger Federer vs. Andy Murray: Australian Open Semifinal Preview and Analysis

    Roger Federer vs. Andy Murray is worthy of a Grand Slam final at the 2013 Australian Open . Both champions collide on perhaps the most level conditions of their career rivalry in what has every opportunity to be the latest Aussie classic...

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  7. Roger Federer vs. Milos Raonic: Australian Open 4th-Round Preview and Analysis

    Is Roger Federer vs. Milos Raonic the most important match of the 2013 Australian Open ? This is only the fourth round, but the future of the ATP tour may be shaped by this result...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 10,214 reads 33 comments

  8. Why Chip Kelly Left the Oregon Ducks for the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles

    Chip Kelly has departed the Oregon Ducks for the challenge of shaping the Philadelphia Eagles into a championship contender. Above all, Kelly seeks to work his magic in the NFL by scoring more points, playing faster and changing the league...

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  9. Australian Open 2013: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic Refuse to Accept Defeat

    Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are the top two seeds for the 2013 Australian Open . Their historical achievements have come through winning big matches, but their common denominator of success is a refusal to accept defeat...

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  10. Ranking All 25 Australian Open Tournaments in Hard-Court Era 1988-2012

    The 2013 Australian Open anticipates the likes of Roger Federer , Andy Murray and two-time defending champion, Novak Djokovic . Despite the absence of world No. 4 Rafael Nadal , excitement runs high for another great tournament...

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  11. Roger Federer Might Be Underrated for the 2013 Australian Open

    It’s not often that Roger Federer is overlooked when Grand Slams approach, but the impending 2013 Australian Open must feel like a golden silence for the Swiss Maestro...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 22,761 reads 85 comments

  12. Rafael Nadal: Australian Open Pull-out Leads to More Unfair Doping Speculations

    Rafael Nadal ’s recent bid for an ATP tennis comeback will not include playing in the 2013 Australian Open . The Spanish tennis star and world No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about almost 2 years ago 8,357 reads 57 comments

  13. Knicks vs. Lakers Reveals Old and New Drama with Carmelo Anthony and Kobe Bryant

    The rise of Carmelo Anthony ’s 2012 New York Knicks has been an unexpected Broadway hit. Their show continues west in the city of glittering stars and NBA championship trophies...

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  14. Erik Spoelstra: Miami Heat's LeBron James Could Score Like Michael Jordan

    Erik Spoelstra said Miami Heat ’s LeBron James could score like Michael Jordan. LeBron James is having another MVP-caliber season for the defending champion Miami Heat...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about almost 2 years ago 7,008 reads 41 comments

  15. 2012 Heisman Results Favor Johnny Manziel with College Football Regional Voting

    The college football 2012 Heisman results project a win for Johnny Manziel of Texas A&M. The momentum of analysis and hype from talk radio, Twitter and Internet commentary ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about almost 2 years ago 26,617 reads 11 comments

  16. BCS Rankings and Standings for Week 14 Reveal Six Computer Scores and Grades

    The BCS Rankings and standings have already revealed the Harris poll and USA Today poll results. The third part of the formula is figured with the six computers, and not without a lot of controversy to list the current BCS standings...

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  17. BCS Rankings Week 14 Will Confirm No. 1 Notre Dame vs. SEC Champion

    The Notre Dame Fighting Irish defeated the USC Trojans and clinched the No. 1 ranking for the BCS standings. They will play for the national championship in Miami on January 7...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about almost 2 years ago 11,749 reads 1 comments

  18. BCS Rankings and Standings for Week 13 Reveal Chaos of Polls and Computers

    The BCS rankings and standings are controversial enough with the USA Today Coaches poll and the Harris poll...

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  19. Novak Djokovic Defeats Roger Federer at 2012 Barclays World Tour Finals

    Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 7-6, 7-5 at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals . It was his second year-end championship and solidified his No. 1 ranking...

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  20. BCS Rankings Shield SEC but Texas A&M Opens Up Big 12 and Pac-12 Possibilities

    The SEC has deserved its acclaim as college football’s best conference of the BCS era. In a burgeoning world of spread and quick-strike offenses, the SEC prides itself on winning championships with large, fast NFL-ready athletes...

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  21. 2012 NCAA College Football Polls: Week 12 BCS Rankings Projects No. 1 Kansas St.

    Kansas St. should have a strong lead for the No. 1 ranking in the BCS standings for Week 12. This will most likely occur despite the Oregon Ducks winning the No. 1 ranking in both the USA Today Coaches poll and the Harris Interactive poll...

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  22. 2012 NCAA College Football Polls: Week 11 BCS Rankings Predict Future Chaos

    The next BCS standings for Week 11 saw Alabama, Oregon, Kansas St. and Notre Dame all win again. These four teams will likely remain in their positions in The USA Today Coaches poll and the Harris Interactive poll...

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  23. Novak Djokovic and Andre Agassi Possess Similar Tennis Talents and Legacies

    Novak Djokovic and Andre Agassi seem like an unlikely pair of tennis stars to play at the Newport Casino in Rhode Island...

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  24. 2012 NCAA College Football Polls: Week 10 BCS Rankings for Notre Dame or Oregon

    New week 10 BCS standings will show late-October chaos, with seven of the top 15 teams defeated. The USA Today Coaches poll and the Harris Interactive poll are expected to show surprising ...

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  25. Roger Federer and the Greatest Attacking Tennis Players of All Time

    Roger Federer is the last great attacking tennis player of his time. He is the link from the early Open Era’s classic attack game to the modern era’s more defensive baseline bashing...

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