1. Why Is It So Important for the Packers to Win Their Last 2 Preseason Games?

    OK, Packers fans, is it time to panic yet? I think you know what I’m talking about…an 0-2 record in the preseason, a rash of injuries, uncertainty regarding the backup quarterback position and on and on...

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  2. Top 10 Pitching Performances When Opposing Pitcher Throws a Perfect Game

    Quick, answer this trivia question: Who was the losing pitcher in Felix Hernandez’ perfect game on Wednesday night? Tampa Bay’s Jeremy Hellickson was the starting ...

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  3. Randy Wolf Not Getting the W's in His Brewers Starts

    Brewers starting pitcher Randy Wolf made his 23rd start of the season on Tuesday as the Brew Crew lost to Colorado , 8-6. Wolf lasted five innings, giving up 10 hits and six earned runs...

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  4. Packers Receivers Past and Present Get in the End Zone

    Last season two players in the National Football League scored on 20 percent of more of the passes they caught. Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson caught 68 passes, 15 going for touchdowns (22...

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  5. Brewers' Fall from NL Central Top Spot Could Be Historic

    The Milwaukee Brewers are less than one year removed from a National League Central title and a trip to the N.L. Championship Series. However, their 52-62 record and ...

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  6. Could Cedric Benson Give the Packers an Opening-Game 100-Yard Rusher in 2012?

    Here’s a quick trivia question: Can you name the last Green Bay Packers running back to gain 100 or more yards in the Pack’s first game of the season? Before we answer ...

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  7. The Brewers Last 50 Games: What Do They Play for as the Season Concludes?

    With a 51-61 record that puts them 16 games behind the division leaders, and 11.5 games out of the second Wild Card spot, there’s reason to think that the Brewers don’t ...

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  8. NFL Football No Longer Just a Sunday Game

    The 2012 NFL season begins September 5 with a Wednesday game between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants . It is the first Wednesday game in the NFL since 1948...

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  9. The Next Major After Winning a Major: Ernie Els Looks for Solid Effort

    Reigning British Open champ Ernie Els shot a 72 yesterday and was tied for 45th after day one, six shots back of leader Carl Pettersson after the first round of the PGA Championship...

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  10. Will Jim Henderson 'Save' the Brewers Bullpen...and Their Season?

    In a season filled with disappointment, the Brewers ' just-completed three-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds at Miller Park has to rank as one of the highlights of the season...

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  11. Green Bay Packers: How Many Points Do They Need to Score to Win a Game?

    The Green Bay Packers have played 104 games in the past six seasons, winning 63 and losing 33 in the regular season (a .656 winning percentage) and going 5-3 in playoffs games since 2006...

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  12. Albert Pujols Becomes 72nd Player to Reach 1,400 RBI

    The Angels ' Albert Pujols became the 72nd player in major league history to collect 1,400 RBI in a career on August 1. Pujols has 469 career home runs and 1,405 RBI as of August 5...

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  13. Green Bay Packers 2012 Schedule: Inside the Numbers of This Year's Foes

    Five weeks from today, the Packers open their 2012 season with a game at home against the San Francisco 49ers . Here’s a game-by-game look at the 2012 schedule and how the Packers have done in head-to-head competition against their 2012 foes...

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  14. Curtis Martin: From Third-Round Pick to the Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Former Jets (and Patriots ) running back Curtis Martin will get his day in the sun today, as he is inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio...

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  15. St. Louis Rams Continue Streak of 1,000-Yard Rushers

    Over the past dozen years, it seems that about half of the National Football League teams end the season with a 1,000-yard runner. Last season, 15 teams had a 1,000-yard rusher...

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  16. Green Bay Packers 2012 Schedule: Which Teams Have the Upper Hand on the Pack?

    Here’s a quick trivia question for Packers fans: The Packers have three teams on their 2012 schedule that have beaten the Pack in more games than the Pack have beaten them...

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  17. Cincinnati Reds Have MLB's Best Record on August 1: Can They Duplicate 1975?

    As we sit here on the morning of August 1, 2012, the Cincinnati Reds have the best record in the majors with a 62-41 mark, amounting to a .602 winning percentage . They are the only team over ...

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  18. Kendrys Morales Joins Elite Group with a 2-HR Inning

    Last night, Angels DH Kendrys Morales hit a pair of home runs in the sixth inning to become the 53rd player in major league history to hit two home runs in an inning...

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  19. New York Giants: What Will the Season After Another Super Bowl Win Look Like?

    The New York Giants will begin defense of their Super Bowl championship on Wednesday, September 5 with a home game against division rivals the Dallas Cowboys ...

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  20. Zack Greinke Leaves Milwaukee with the Franchise's Best Winning Percentage

    Zack Greinke was traded by the Brewers to the Angels last Friday. He left Milwaukee with a 9-3 record in 21 starts and a 3.44 ERA in 2012. Last season he went 16-6. He also leaves the Brewers with a perfect 15-0 record at Miller Park...

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  21. San Francisco 49ers: Team Sets New Standard with More FGs Than TDs in a Season

    The San Francisco 49ers last year accomplished a lot during their 13-3 season that saw the team fall one game short of making the Super Bowl...

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  22. Will Nori Aoki Become the Milwaukee Brewers' Next Rookie of the Year Finalist?

    Milwaukee Brewers 30-year-old rookie outfielder Norichika Aoki has had a solid first year in the majors, after playing professional baseball in Japan since 2004. Aoki currently has a ...

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  23. Denver Broncos: Can the Offense Go Another Season Without Being Shut Out?

    National Football League training camps are open for business, and that can mean only one thing: We are ready for some football! Since 2000, there have been 99 shutouts in the NFL ...

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  24. Mike Trout Looks to Make History as League Batting Champ and Stolen Bases Leader

    Angels outfielder Mike Trout had a pair of hits in four at-bats in yesterday’s 11-6 win over the Kansas City Royals . Trout upped his league-leading batting average to ...

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  25. 2011 National League ROY Finalists: Who's Suffering Through the Sophomore Jinx?

    Eight players last year received votes for the National League Rookie of the Year Award. Atlanta relief pitcher Craig Kimbrel was voted the league’s best rookie in 2011...

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