1. NFL Power Rankings: Giants Move Up 6 Spots with Dramatic Road Win

    Once again, the NFL shows us why football is the most-watched sport in America. What a weekend it was. First and foremost, congratulations to the Houston Texans for winning their first division title in franchise history...

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  2. NFL Power Rankings: Tebow and Broncos Move Up Seven Spots into Top 10

    Well, after Week 13, we know pretty much exactly what we knew after Week 12. The top seven remain unchanged, as all seven won. The next six teams all lost, allowing a certain rookie icon to move his team into the Top 10, at No...

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  3. NFL Power Rankings: Cowboys on the Rise, Giants on the Fall

    The Eagles and Chargers are 4-7, and the Lions and Bengals are 7-4. Whatttttt? That’s right, Detroit and Cincy have legitimate playoff hopes while Philly and San Diego have legitimate question marks...

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  4. NFL Power Rankings: Tim Tebow and Denver Broncos Move Up for 4th Straight Week

    Another NFL week in the books, and more injuries to key players, especially in the NFC North. Perhaps the biggest one was the injury to Bears quarterback Jay Cutler , who is expected to miss the rest of the season...

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  5. NFL Power Rankings: Can the Defending Champs Be Stopped?

    This week in the NFL was all about the number 10. It was Week 10. The Colts lost, dropping their record to 0-10. Of the 16 games on the slate, 10 were won by the road team...

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  6. NFL Power Rankings: Despite Shaky Defense, Pack Remain on Top

    For the first time in my personal history of doing power rankings, the top four teams all come from the NFC. It appears there has been a power shift this season, as in recent years, the AFC has been considered the dominant conference...

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  7. NFL Power Rankings: 49ers Ranked No. 23 To Start Season, Move Up to No. 2

    With the World Series complete, and the NBA lockout continuing, how thankful will everyone be this Thanksgiving that the NFL agreed to a new CBA and we have football? I mean I ...

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  8. NFL Power Rankings: Still Mr. Rodgers' Neighborhood as Packers Remain Unbeaten

    As expected, it was not the most riveting week of NFL football, as we had precisely zero games involving two teams over .500. Plus, the two most competitive games were among four of the worst teams in football...

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  9. NFL Power Rankings Week 7: Defending Champs Only Undefeated Team Left

    Sunday was a good reminder to us all that there is far more to life than football. Unfortunately, that reminder came due to the tragic death of IndyCar racer Dan Wheldon...

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  10. Week 6 Power Rankings: NFC North Rivals Remain at the Top

    Week 5 did not shuffle the rankings as much as prior weeks. The Packers and Lions remain undefeated, the Eagles continue to slide and the 49ers crack the top 10 and then some for the first time...

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  11. NFL Week 5 Power Rankings: Division Rivals Clash at the Top

    Week 4 is in the books which means the NFL regular season is 25 percent complete. The Colts are 0-4 and the Lions are 4-0. Whaaaaaat? The 49ers, Redskins, Bills, and Titans are all 3-1...

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  12. Destiny in the Desert: Diamondbacks a Team Nobody Wants to Face in October

    I don’t throw the word “Destiny” around very often. But the Arizona Diamondbacks might just be a team of destiny in 2011. At the beginning of the season, nobody predicted that the Arizona Diamondbacks would be any good...

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  13. NFL Week 4 Power Rankings: Bills and Lions Move into Top 5 with Undefeated Start

    Week 3 in the NFL was one of the craziest weeks in recent memory. Nine games decided by a field goal or less. A 15-game winning streak comes to an end. Cam Newton wins his first game...

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  14. Week 3 Power Rankings: Defending Champs Win Again, but Lose Pro Bowl Defender

    Week 2 has come and gone and the injuries continue to pile up, especially to big name players on playoff caliber teams. The defending champs remain unbeaten, as do six other teams, while seven teams remain winless...

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  15. NFL Power Rankings: Defending Champs Keep on Rolling

    The NFL has returned and what a week it was. Perhaps the best game of the week was the opening night game between the last two Super Bowl Champions...

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  16. NFL Pre-Season Power Rankings: Defending Champs Take Top Spot

    Alas, the 2011 NFL season is nearly here! After a long, stressful, drawn out lockout, and the fast and furious free agent frenzy that followed, the NFL is back and as exciting as ever...

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  17. NBA Playoffs 2011: Can Memphis Grizzlies Continue Playoff Run Against Thunder?

    The Memphis Grizzlies shocked the world with their first round upset win over the heavily favored San Antonio Spurs ...

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  18. NBA Playoffs 2011: Lakers Can Win by Giving Paul the Ball

    It is no secret that the Lakers struggle to defend the league's top point guards. So logical thinking would go something like this: Keep the ball out of Chris Paul's hands as much as possible...

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  19. NFL's Final Power Rankings: It's Mr. Rodgers' Neighborhood

    I hope you enjoyed the 2010 NFL season, because there is a decent possibility that will be the last football you watch for quite some time. Hopefully that isn’t the case...

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  20. Final 2010 NFL Power Rankings: Playoff Team Ranked 26th

    Another NFL regular season is in the books, but not without controversy. A 7-9 team made the playoffs, while two 10-6 teams were sent home. The NFL needs to make some changes. If a division winner, even at 7-9, is allowed to make the playoffs, fine...

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  21. Week 17 Power Rankings: Patriots Maintain Top Spot

    After 16 weeks of football, it all comes down to one week for the Colts, Jags, Packers, Giants, Buccaneers, Rams and Seahawks. That’s almost ¼ of the NFL that has playoff hopes in the final game of the season...

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  22. NFL Power Rankings: Despite Shaky Performance, Patriots Remain on Top

    What a week it was in the NFL. Seven more road teams won, including, yes, the Detroit Lions! After putting up 59 on the Broncos in their first meeting, the Raiders held back this time around, posting just 39...

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  23. Week 15 Power Rankings: Patriots Keep Rolling, Jets Keep Reeling

    Week 14 was filled with surprises and injuries. For the first time in 298 regular season games, Brett Favre missed a game due to injury...

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  24. I'll Pass on The 18 Game Schedule: 5 Changes the NFL Should Consider

    The NFL is always looking for ways to tweak or change the rules to make America’s favorite sport even better. One area that typically does not have much change is the schedule...

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  25. NFL Week 14 Power Rankings: Patriots, Falcons First To 10 Wins

    Two prime-time games this weekend on Sunday and Monday night. One was a heavyweight fight while the other was a knockout. The Patriots and Falcons continued to show they are the best teams in their respective conferences...

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