1. New York Jets: Why 2012 Can Be Mark Sanchez's Breakout Year

    Mark Sanchez has been the scapegoat for the New York Jets ’ lack of success since he joined the team in 2009...

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  2. Arsenal Transfers: 5 Goal Scorers Gunners Could Make Run for in January Window

    Arsenal —one of the most storied EPL clubs in history—has struggled in the early going of the 2012 season. With one win, two draws and just two goals, Arsenal's offense could use a boost from any of these five players...

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  3. Tampa Bay Lightning: How Much Longer Does Martin St. Louis Have at Top Level?

    Martin St. Louis has been a part of the Tampa Bay Lightning for the last 11 seasons, including four All-Star campaigns, but the aging winger’s All-Star career is nearing its end...

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  4. New Orleans Saints Awards: Week 1 MVP, LVP and Top Rookie

    The biggest win for the New Orleans Saints came off the field this week, when the bounty scandal players won their appeal , lifting their suspensions...

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  5. Pittsburgh Penguins: 3 Changes They Must Prioritize to Capture the Cup in 2013

    With arguably the two best players in the NHL , the Pittsburgh Penguins are consistently included among the Stanley Cup favorites...

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  6. Arizona State Football: 5 Keys to Game Against Illinois

    Arizona State's glorified practice against Northern Arizona is over and the Sun Devils welcome Illinois to the desert in a measuring-stick game for both teams. There are five big keys to watch in the ASU-Illini late-night contest...

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  7. Fantasy Football: 5 Last-Minute Pickups That Could Get You a Win in Week 1

    You just had a stellar fantasy draft, but didn’t account for injuries, holdouts or matchups in Week 1. Don’t worry, here are five players still available in most leagues that could get you the points you need to start the season off right...

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  8. Clemson Football: 5 Keys to the Game vs. Ball State

    The Clemson Tigers knocked off the Auburn Tigers 26-19 last week in one of the more exciting contests of college football's opening weekend. This weekend’s contest for Clemson is against Ball State (1-0) and shouldn’t be as exciting...

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  9. Ranking Offseason Storylines That NHL Fans Are Tired of

    The offseason is an exciting time for fans. With the NHL Entry Draft, free agency and trades, the offseason allows for some edge of your seat action without any on-ice action. But that excitement turns to boredom after two months...

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  10. New Orleans Saints: What to Expect from Devery Henderson in Week 1

    The New Orleans Saints open their season Sunday against highly touted rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins ...

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  11. Chicago Cubs: Next Young Stud Who Should Get Big Extension in Chi-Town

    The Chicago Cubs have a solid, young pair of middle infielders with shortstop Starlin Castro and second baseman Darwin Barney . One has already signed a big extension. If the Cubs are smart, the other should soon...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about almost 3 years ago 6,835 reads 18 comments

  12. Tampa Bay Lightning: 3 Reasons to Believe They Will Be Better in 2013

    The Tampa Bay Lightning addressed their biggest weaknesses from last season and look ready to return to the postseason. The Lightning have a few reasons to believe they will be better in 2012-13...

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  13. Vancouver Canucks: 3 Reasons the Canucks Will Be Back in the Stanley Cup Finals

    The Vancouver Canucks have dominated the NHL regular season for the last two years. As back-to-back Presidents’ Trophy champions, the Canucks have solidified their place ...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about almost 3 years ago 5,347 reads 23 comments

  14. Ohio vs. Penn State Football: 3 Reasons the New PSU Era Will Start Well

    A lot of attention is being placed on the Penn State season opener, very little to do with football. The Nittany Lions had one of the most tumultuous offseasons in history, but there are a few reasons why their new era will start off well on Saturday...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about almost 3 years ago 3,217 reads 4 comments

  15. Michigan vs. Alabama Football: 5 Predictions for Saturday's Matchup

    The biggest game of Week 1 features two top-10 teams in the Cowboys Classic in Dallas, Texas. The matchup, typically reserved for January, features No. 8 Michigan and No. 2 Alabama on Saturday at 8 p...

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  16. Texas Football: Touted Longhorns Who Will Finally Live Up to Their Billing

    Texas football has a longstanding tradition of high-level players. This season is no different—the Longhorns have a few individuals who are poised for a breakout season...

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  17. 3 Reasons NHL Players Should Go to Europe If There Is a Lockout

    In case you haven’t heard, the NHL could be headed for a lockout if a new collective bargaining agreement isn’t reached by Sept. 15. But there is still hockey to be played—in Europe...

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  18. Clemson Football: 10 Storylines to Watch in 2012

    The roller-coaster ride that has been Clemson football continues this season. Clemson has garnered a lot of attention after last season’s run. From a No...

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  19. Philadelphia 76ers: Breaking Down the Sixers' GM Candidates

    The Philadelphia 76ers sent the face of their franchise, Andre Iguodala, to Denver in the four-team blockbuster that brought in Andrew Bynum. And, they did it all without a general manager...

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  20. Notre Dame Football: 3 Things You Should Know About QB Everett Golson

    The Notre Dame Fighting Irish have named a starting quarterback. Two weeks before the season opener in Dublin, Ireland against Navy, head coach Brian Kelly named Everett Golson the team's starter ...

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  21. Fantasy Football 2012: 6 Late-Round WRs Who Will Exceed Expectations

    Fresh-cut grass, painted lines, replacement referees and position battles means it must be time for fantasy football season. With less than two weeks until the NFL season opener, the fantasy football draft rush is underway...

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  22. Tampa Bay Lightning: Predicting the Top 10 Scorers in 2012-13

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have been a top-10 offense for the last two seasons. With the returning stars up front, 2012-13 shouldn’t be any different. The Lightning have high-profile forwards Steven Stamkos, Vincent Lecavalier and Martin St...

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  23. New Orleans Saints: 4 Reasons Preseason Game vs. Texans Should Matter to Fans

    The New Orleans Saints ’ lackluster performance against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Friday gives fans even more reason to watch the Saints ’ Aug. 25th matchup with the Houston Texans ...

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  24. Philadelphia Flyers: How Scott Hartnell Just Changed Hockey Forever

    Scott Hartnell is one of the most dangerous power-play specialists in the NHL for the Philadelphia Flyers . Tuesday, Hartnell signed a six-year extension, reportedly worth $28...

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  25. Tampa Bay Lightning Free Agents: Best FA Options Still out There This Summer

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have addressed their glaring weaknesses from last season—defense and goaltending—but there are still some free agents on the market that could fit in with the Bolts...

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