1. 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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  2. 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 10,168 reads 33 comments

  3. 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...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 1,676 reads 13 comments

  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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 22,743 reads 85 comments

  7. 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 over 1 year ago 8,069 reads 57 comments

  8. 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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  9. 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...

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  10. 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 ...

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  11. 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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  12. 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 11,736 reads 1 comments

  13. 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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  14. 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...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about almost 2 years ago 2,172 reads 48 comments

  15. 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...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about almost 2 years ago 33,490 reads 5 comments

  16. 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...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about almost 2 years ago 43,056 reads 9 comments

  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 2012 NCAA College Football Polls: Kansas State to Leap Oregon in BCS Rankings?

    Week 9 was Statement Saturday for the top four teams in the BCS rankings . College football polls will likely feature strong results for Alabama, Florida, Oregon and Kansas St. Though Oregon was impressive Thursday night, Florida and Kansas St...

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  22. Rafael Nadal: How Tennis Success Against Roger Federer Changed ATP Tour

    Tennis superstar Rafael Nadal built his legacy at Roland Garros by defeating Roger Federer . It was the impetus to the baseline grinding and warrior mentality on today’s ATP tour...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about almost 2 years ago 11,645 reads 170 comments

  23. 2012 NCAA College Football Polls: First BCS Rankings and Week 8 Calculations

    The official 2012 NCAA college football BCS rankings for Week 8 will be revealed Sunday at 8:30 p.m. ET. The following data is the updated simulations of the BCS rankings...

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  24. Will Andy Murray Escape the Shadows of the Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal Era?

    It’s never been easy to be Andy Murray . Most of us wouldn’t be able to put on his shoes, let alone walk in them or scamper across punishing DecoTurf with the kinds of ...

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  25. 2012 College Football Polls: Will Week 7 BCS Rankings Have South Carolina No. 2?

    The official 2012 college football BCS rankings to complete Week 6 will be revealed Sunday at 8:30 p.m. ET. The following data is a simulation of the BCS rankings...

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