1. Nine Reasons Why Sports Matter

    It was right before Spanish class at my high school the other day. The normal pre-class chatter was filling the room and one of my friends who also wants to be a journalist turned ...

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  2. Ohio State Basketball: What to Expect for the Rest of the Season

    It's been a rollercoaster ride for the 2009 Buckeyes. With another young team coming into the season, no one knew what to expect. However, the Bucks won seven straight to start the season including consecutive wins against Miami, Butler, and Notre Dame.

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  3. Alex Rodriguez: The Baseball Anti-Christ

    OK, maybe the title is a little harsh, but think about it. Every true baseball fan is not happy with Barry Bonds holding the most hallowed record in sports...

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  4. College Football Playoff Act Of 2009

    I’m in an AP Government class in high school and I was recently asked to choose a topic for an upcoming term paper. The only parameters were that it had to be about a bill that is currently in Congress...

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  5. Is The Ohio State-Michigan Rivalry Fading?

    The Ohio State-Michigan rivalry is legendary. It brings images of Woody Hayes and Bo Schembechler stomping down the sidelines and conjures up memories of great triumphs and epic disappointments...

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  6. Tim Tebow: The Praise Is Overdone

    Tim Tebow is obviously a great college football player. Actually, anyone who wins a Heisman and two national titles in three years may even transcend greatness. But we've all heard that before...

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  7. Fantasy Basketball Midseason Awards

    Now that we've reached the mid-point in the 2008-2009 fantasy basketball season, it's time to hand out the semiannual awards for the best, the worst, the ugly, and whatever else I can think of...

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  8. Is Drafting Chris "Beanie" Wells Worth the Risk?

    There's no doubt Beanie Wells has talent. In three years, he rushed for over 3,000 yards and 30 touchdowns. He averaged 5.7 yards per carry and flourished, even when his team didn't, in big games...

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