1. MLB Playoff Picture 2016: Predicting Wild-Card Races and Potential Bracket

    When MLB added a second wild-card spot for each league in 2012, this is exactly what it wanted. Less than two weeks remain before the 2016 regular season ends, but all four bids ...

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  2. Week 3 Waiver-Wire Pickups: Sleepers Available in Majority of Fantasy Leagues

    Around this time last season, astute fantasy football managers saved their seasons by adding Devonta Freeman. Two weeks into 2015, the Atlanta Falcons running back had compiled 106 total yards on 29 touches...

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  3. Las Vegas Sets Over-Under Win Totals for All NBA Teams

    NBA fans, get out the pitchforks. Las Vegas' Westgate Superbook unveiled its 2016-17 over-under win benchmarks for all 30 NBA teams...

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  4. Gridiron Heights, Ep. 2: Browns QB Audition, Peyton's Retirement

    Two weeks into the 2016 season, the Cleveland Browns are down two quarterbacks. In his search for a new signal-caller, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell leaves no stone unturned...

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  5. 10 Athletes Unfairly Vilified by Sports Fans and Social Media

    Sports fans don't always appreciate greatness until it's too late. Fanatics and pundits alike are often too busy nostalgically gushing over old players to respect the current studs...

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  6. Kristaps Porzingis Blocks Kid Who Cried When New York Knicks Drafted Him in 2015

    In a shameful moment for the Big Apple, fans booed when the New York Knicks drafted Kristaps Porzingis in 2015. One kid famously cried over the selection. He quickly realized those tears were for naught when the Latvian big man registered 14...

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  7. Miami Football Unveils Full-Time 'Legends of the U' Uniforms

    The Miami Hurricanes unveiled new permanent home and away uniforms for their football program. Starting Oct. 8, Miami will rock this new look throughout the rest of the 2016 season...

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  8. Rare LeBron James Rookie Card Expected to Sell for $200,000

    Sports trading cards gain value over time, so it's unusual for a new item to spark much fervor. Yet a one-of-a-kind LeBron James rookie card is expected to sell at auction for major money...

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  9. Tom Brady on Fake Brady Mask: 'Probably the Creepiest Thing I've Ever Seen'

    For some odd reason, Tom Brady is weirded out by an eerily accurate mask of his likeness. Bleacher Report's Fake Brady mask first surfaced in Arizona for the Patriots' Week 1 matchup against the Cardinals ...

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  10. Ryan Clark Wears Colin Kaepernick Jersey During 'Mike & Mike' Appearance

    On Tuesday morning, ESPN NFL analyst Ryan Clark wore a Colin Kaepernick jersey on the set of Mike & Mike . Kaepernick created a national dialogue by not standing for the national anthem...

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  11. Explaining, Predicting Outcomes of MLB's Wackiest 2016 Tiebreaker Scenarios

    MLB 's 162-game regular season might not prove enough to set the playoff picture. In order to manufacture more drama, MLB instituted a second wild-card spot and one-game matchup for entry into the division series...

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  12. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 25

    It's probably too late to add two of fantasy baseball's most intriguing waiver-wire candidates. Although it feels like years ago, Taijuan Walker caused giddy drafters to pat themselves on the back after posting a 1...

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  13. Michael Vick Praises Louisville's Lamar Jackson: 'Better Than What I Was'

    During Louisville's 63-20 onslaught of No. 2 Florida State on Saturday, quarterback Lamar Jackson stole the show with 362 total yards (216 passing, 146 rushing) and five touchdowns (one passing, four rushing)...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 8,331 reads 14 comments

  14. Louisville's James Quick Secures Catch Between His Legs vs. Florida State

    Who needs hands to catch a football? In Saturday's Top 10 showdown between No. 10 Louisville and No. 2 Florida State, Cardinals wide receiver James Quick trapped a reception between ...

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  15. TCU's John Diarse Snags Contested Catch Against Iowa State

    John Diarse is embracing his opportunity with the TCU Horned Frogs. On a pivotal third down Saturday, the junior transfer from LSU secured a 35-yard grab with the Iowa State Cyclones' D'Andre Payne draped all over him...

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  16. Clemson Scores TD After SC State Kick Returner Tosses Live Ball to Referee

    South Carolina State isn't going to upset the Clemson Tigers by tossing live footballs around in the end zone. On a first-quarter kickoff, the Bulldogs' Ahmaad Harris threw the football to an official...

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  17. Oregon Football Offers Closer Look at Uniforms for Week 3 Game vs. Nebraska

    No. 22 Oregon revealed its uniforms for its Week 3 game against Nebraska on Saturday. Being the bad guy is always more fun, so the Ducks branded this latest design with a "Villains" theme: It's tough to tell what's so evil about a football jersey...

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  18. Tom Brady Plays Catch with Son in Michigan Stadium

    Tom Brady really misses football. The suspended quarterback must spend the first four weeks of the NFL season away from the New England Patriots, who engineered a Week 1 upset over the Arizona Cardinals without him...

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  19. High School Football Teams Collaborate on Memorable Touchdown for Water Boy

    Two high school football teams came together to produce a special moment for Robby Heil and his mother. Heil, who has Down syndrome, usually works on the sideline as the Novi High School Wildcats' water boy while wearing No...

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  20. Best Signs from ESPN's 'College GameDay' from Week 3 in Louisville

    Before No. 10 Louisville hosts No. 2 Florida State in one of Week 3's most anticipated college football matchups, the Cardinals welcomed ESPN's College GameDay on Saturday morning...

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  21. NFL Predictions Week 2: Final Odds Projections and Fantasy Stars to Watch

    There's no worse time than Week 2 for NFL fans and fantasy football players to form concrete conclusions. Despite convincing Week 1 wins over mediocre opponents, the Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers are not Super Bowl contenders...

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  22. 10 Current Stars Who Could Play Other Pro Sports

    It remains uncertain whether a certain someone qualifies for this list of athletes capable of shining in another sport. There's no escaping Tim Tebow, who signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets...

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  23. September Call-Ups Already Proving They Can Make 2016 Postseason Impact

    Usually a trial run for rookies, MLB 's September roster expansions have instead become a portal for second chances. Prominent prospects are now typically promoted before the final month, especially if they can help a contender...

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  24. Thunder's Steven Adams, Andre Roberson Attend High School Football Practice

    In their precious free time before reporting to NBA training camp, the Oklahoma City Thunder 's Steven Adams and Andre Roberson invaded Heritage Hall's high school football practice...

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  25. Paul George Buys 5,000 Tickets to Tamika Catchings' Final Regular-Season Game

    WNBA icon Tamika Catchings is wrapping up the final season of her decorated 16-year career. On Sunday, the lifelong Indiana Fever forward will play her final regular-season game...

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