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Report: Marshawn Lynch told friends he is retiring

Marshawn Lynch has reportedly told those close to him that he is calling it a career. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Lynch has informed some people of his plans to retire, and his Seattle Seahawks teammates are trying to get him to reconsider. Teammates still attempting to change his mind, but Seahawks' RB Marshawn Lynch has told some close to him he plans to retire, per sources...
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The 14 biggest plays in Super Bowl history

(This article originally appeared here and was re-printed with permission from Pro-Football-Reference.com.) 50 years ago, the NFL and the AFL Champions agreed to square off to see who was truly the best football team in the country. Today, we look back on Super Bowl I as the game where Vince Lombardi cemented his legacy, a key pitstop on football's road to becoming America...
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Five outrageous predictions for Super Bowl 50

We have read all the prop bet articles. How long is the National Anthem going to last? Who will score the first points? Those are all fine and dandy, but let's actually look at the game itself here.From a scan at six-plus defensive players who stand a chance to earn the game's MVP to an expectation that this game might be closer than most people think, here's a look at five outrageous...
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QUIZ: Name the winning starting quarterback from every Super Bowl

Who are the quarterbacks that lead the Super Bowl winning teams?
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

The top six matchups that could decide Super Bowl 50

Super Bowl 50 between the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos offers us a ton of star power on both sides of the ball.Can Cam Newton bring a new era of quarterback to the highest level of success football has to offer, or will Peyton Manning show that there's some fight in this old dog?More than that, individual matchups within the larger game will help dictate who is hoisting the...
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Seven unheralded players set to make major impacts in SB 50

It's the Super Bowl that gives unheralded players an opportunity to prove themselves on the game's biggest stage.Last February saw New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler provide his team with one of the biggest plays in franchise history when he picked off Russell Wilson in the final seconds to seal another New England Super Bowl title.He wasn't the first under-the-radar...
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10 underrated performances in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest

The NBA Slam Dunk Contest is one of the biggest hit-or-miss sporting exhibitions in the world. When it goes right, the Dunk Contest leaves an indelible impression on the minds of those watching it. When it goes wrong, it’s one of the most painful events in sports to witness. Over the past 30 years, however, there have been some performances that have been wrongfully forgotten...
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X-factors for Panthers, Broncos in Super Bowl 50

Super Bowl 50 matches Cam Newton and the NFC champion Carolina Panthers (17-1) against the AFC champion Denver Broncos (14-4) and their top ranked defense. Here are the x-factors on offense and defense for both teams on Super Sunday: Offense Carolina Panthers: RB Jonathan Stewart Everything the Panthers do on offense starts with the run game. While Cam Newton and his designed...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL nightmare: No Canadian teams in the NHL playoff hunt

It’s a topic that comes up occasionally at this point in the hockey season, although it hasn’t come to fruition since 1970. But it was mentioned again with a tweet early Friday morning to Columbus Blue Jackets beat writer Aaron Portzline: Bad. https://t.co/oSTfjgwpTg — Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline) February 5, 2016 In fact, if the NHL playoffs started today, not a single...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name the Super Bowl halftime performers since 1991

Who are the music artists that have performed in each Super Bowl halftime show since 1991?
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss
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Report: Marshawn Lynch plans to retire

The 14 biggest plays in Super Bowl history

Five outrageous predictions for Super Bowl 50

QUIZ: Name the winning starting quarterback from every Super Bowl

The top six matchups that could decide Super Bowl 50

Seven unheralded players set to make major impacts in SB 50

10 underrated performances in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest

X-factors in Super Bowl 50

NHL nightmare: No Canadian teams in playoff hunt

QUIZ: Name the Super Bowl halftime performers since 1991

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