1. MLB, Selig Come to Their Senses and Hit A-Rod with a Very Defendable Suspension

    After months of threatening a lifetime ban and invoking MLB 's rarely used "best interests" clause, Commissioner Bud Selig finally faced reality on Monday after suspending Alex Rodriguez for 211 games under the league's drug policy...

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  2. Alex Rodriguez: How MLB's Witch Hunt Could Turn the Yankee into a Martyr

    You can loathe Alex Rodriguez all you want. You can support his imminent suspension—a lifetime ban even. You can beg that he just goes away quietly...

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  3. Ryan Nassib: Why New York Giants Fans Should Be Excited About the Orangeman

    With the first week of training camp under way, several New York Giants are already under the microscope—players like Corey Webster, David Diehl and Justin Tuck...

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  4. Tim Tebow to New England Patriots makes perfect sense

    This makes perfect sense. Whether you love him or hate him you must appreciate the smarts behind this move...

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  5. Joe Flacco Proves He Is Elite QB with Brilliant End to Historic Postseason

    Two weeks. That's how long I had to hear about how Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens would not, could not stop Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers. Two weeks...

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  6. Giants Mock Draft: Instant Contributors New York Can Find in Every Round

    After failing to make the playoffs after another midseason swoon, the New York Giants look like a team in need of major improvement...

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  7. Did Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons Choke Away NFC Championship Game?

    Coming into this year's playoffs Matt Ryan had won more games in his first five years in the league than any quarterback in NFL history...

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  8. Lance Armstrong's Apology: Why It Won't Help Repair the Damage

    In the world of sports doping denials, Lance Armstrong 's is legend. More adamant than home run king Barry Bonds, more emotional than track-and-field's Marion Jones, more defiant than flamethrower Roger Clemens...

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  9. Worst Coaching Decisions of NFL Divisional Games

    This weekend's divisional playoff games were some of the most exciting ever, wrought with big plays on offense, key stops on defense, and for good measure, a handful of boneheaded coaching decisions...

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  10. Tom Brady, Patriots Offense, Soar Despite Losing Gronkowski for the Season

    If Tom Brady and the Patriots missed Rob Gronkowski on Sunday, it was hard to tell. Gronkowski, the all-world tight end, re-injured his left arm when he landed hard after leaping to make a catch in the first quarter and never returned...

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  11. NFL Playoffs: Predictions for This Weekend's Divisional-Round Matchups

    Baltimore at Denver, 4:30 p.m. EST No one, it seems, can stop the surging Denver Broncos. Peyton Manning 's comeback show picked up steam in October and hasn't let up since, reeling off 11 straight victories...

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  12. Mike Shanahan's Exploitation of RGIII Is a Complete Disgrace

    Watching a franchise quarterback hobble around in a wild-card playoff game that some thought he shouldn't have even started is enough to make any fan furious...

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  13. What's Next for Baltimore Ravens After Wild Card Victory over Colts?

    Now that the Baltimore Ravens and their inspirational leader, Ray Lewis , have extended their season for at least one more week, the team has little time to waste as it prepares for its matchup against the top-seeded Denver Broncos...

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  14. NY Jets' 2012 Debacle Has Its Roots in Fluke 2009 Playoff Run

    The debacle that was the New York Jets ' 2012 season can be traced to a single game in 2009. Yes, before we look to 2013, we must first go back and look at a bunch of "what ifs" ...

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  15. 6 NFL Rookies Primed to Be Huge Playoff Contributors

    Several NFL rookies have proven they're ready for the big stage this season. Now, it's time to prove they're ready to headline...

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  16. What Does NFL History Say About Resting Starters Before the Playoffs?

    It's the final week of the long NFL season, and teams with nothing to gain, or lose, face the big question—whether or not to rest key starters. To sit or not to sit...

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  17. Hey Rex Ryan, If You're Going to Use Tim Tebow, Use Him Right

    In the wrong hands a Wiffle bat can be deadly; just ask Eric Cartman. In the right hands, a strong, determined quarterback/halfback can be, too...

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  18. If Adrian Peterson Breaks Eric Dickerson's Record, Where Will He Rank All-Time

    One of sport's so-called unbreakable records is dangerously close to becoming history. Adrian Peterson , not even a year after having surgery to repair a torn ACL, is now just 294 ...

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  19. 7 Arizona Cardinals Players, Coaches Sure to Lose Jobs After Disastrous 2012

    The Arizona Cardinals ' season is spiraling out of control, after a 58-0 thrashing at the hands of the Seattle Seahawks , and to stop the bleeding this offseason it seems like many jobs will be lost, both on and off the field...

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  20. Ahmad Bradshaw: Pros and Cons of Giants Possibly Resting RB in Week 15

    After Ahmad Bradshaw missed another practice Thursday , New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin says it's up to team doctors to clear Ahmad Bradshaw to play Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons ...

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  21. Look Out NFL, Red Hot Patriots Are Peaking at Just the Right Time

    We've all seen this before. Yet we keep falling into the same trap. The Patriots start the year out rough. Analysts and fans panic. Then they get hot and end up at the top of the AFC again...

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  22. Power Ranking the NFL's Best Kick Return Performances in the Last 20 Years

    Mere days after commissioner Roger Goodell said he was open to the idea of eliminating kickoffs and punts from the NFL, David Wilson of the New York Giants reminded us just how ridiculous such a thought is...

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  23. David Wilson Leads Giants Past New Orleans Saints with Breakout Performance

    In a game that took on must-win importance after a handful of Sunday upsets put the New York Giants ' back against the wall, rookie running back David Wilson, who was in coach Tom ...

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  24. How the Dallas Cowboys Can Still Win the NFC East

    The Dallas Cowboys (7-6) are alive and well and still in the hunt for the NFC East crown after a dramatic 20-19 win on the road against the Cincinnati Bengals ...

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  25. Terrell Suggs: Latest Update on Injured Ravens Linebacker

    Terrell Suggs , still suffering from a torn triceps, sat out today's game against the Washington Redskins , and his availability next week against the Broncos remains in doubt...

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