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Where does Landon Donovan's return rank among these notable athletes?

When Landon Donovan returned to professional soccer after a near two-year hiatus, he joined a notable list of dominant athletes to return to the game. Donovan, 34, himself told fans the decision to return stemmed from an unyielding love for his former club, the Los Angeles Galaxy, a team that saw both injuries and player departures threaten a chance to miss the upcoming MLS postseason...
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WATCH: What are the best WR-CB rivalries of all-time?

With Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman rekindling his rivalry with New Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr in Week 3, Eddie Maisonet III and Bonta Hill take a look back at their favorite cornerback-receiver rivalries of all-time. From Deion Sanders causing headaches for the G.O.A.T. Jerry Rice to Aeneas Williams getting on Michael Irvin's last damn nerve. What are your...
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Bill Belichick may be forced to get hilariously creative to fill his quarterback slot

Perhaps the universe had a more severe punishment in mind for the New England Patriots than what the NFL had in mind initially, when they brought the Deflategate shenanigans to a close by curbing Tom Brady for the first month of the 2016 campaign. Because after just 2.5 weeks of NFL football, the Patriots are limping towards the week 5 return of their future Hall of Fame signal caller...
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Five sports stadiums that should be renamed

What’s in a stadium name? For the past two decades, usually millions of sponsorship dollars, self-created nicknames no one uses and some hubris when a shady company goes belly-up in the name of fraud. The wide majority of major league sports venues are named after corporations big and small, with a good chunk of them having to be renamed over the years because of company mergers...
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WNBA playoffs head into second round after single eliminations

The unpredictability of a single-elimination game is what the WNBA banked on when it changed the structure of the playoffs during the offseason. While some may still sense the inevitability of a Minnesota Lynx/Los Angeles Sparks Finals series, the wild card feel to the first two rounds of the playoffs brings great tension to the proceedings. The Phoenix Mercury and Atlanta Dream...
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CFB Crash Course: Week 4 - No ranking is safe

The season has gotten off to a pretty big start. We've had big-time matchups and some really big-time upsets. Oklahoma, one of the favorites to make the College Football Playoff, has already lost two games. Notre Dame has also lost twice already. And now Louisville has rocketed up to the No. 3 ranking and currently has the Heisman Trophy favorite.Oh, Alabama is still rolling and...
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A 25-year award tour: Celebrating A Tribe Called Quest

25 years after the release of their groundbreaking album The Low End Theory it’s hard to sum up what it is that A Tribe Called Quest really meant to hip-hop heads around the world. This isn’t a band known for its longevity, and yet nearly 20 years since their last album, their legacy endures, arguably longer than many of their peers. From 1990 to 1998, the group, as a group...
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WATCH: Is Anthony Davis the best Kentucky big man in the NBA?

Sports Illustrated recently released their top 100 players in the NBA and a few of the choices made us scratch our heads. Anthony Davis was ranked #8 on the list, but is he the best big man from Kentucky in the NBA? What about Karl-Anthony Towns and Demarcus Cousins? Bonta and Eddie debate on which UK big they'd prefer to have on their teams.
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A statistical trip thru Vin Scully’s extraordinary career

In 1950, the Brooklyn Dodgers finished 2 games out of first place in the National League, behind a .400-OBP, 7-WAR season from Jackie Robinson, three players cracking 30 Home Runs (Roy Campanella, Gil Hodges, and Duke Snider), and plenty of pitching from workhorses Don Newcombe and Preacher Roe. Looking on from the broadcast booth was a 22-year-old who had been hired by Red Barber...
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Questions from reviewing the Vegas 2016-17 NBA win totals

Las Vegas released the NBA over/under win totals for the 2016-17 season this week, an annual tradition that serves as the official Bat-Signal for the start of another basketball season. You can find the win totals here. You can also view them sorted in order by conference: vegas win totals sorted so you can spend the rest of the week arguing with one another pic.twitter.com/ELk9KxE23e...
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Where does Landon Donovan's return rank?

WATCH: What are the best WR-CB rivalries of all-time?

Bill Belichick may be forced to get hilariously creative to fill his quarterback slot

Five sports stadiums that should be renamed

WNBA playoffs head into second round after single eliminations

CFB Crash Course: Week 4 - No ranking is safe

A 25-year award tour: Celebrating A Tribe Called Quest

WATCH: Is Anthony Davis the best Kentucky big man in the NBA?

A statistical trip thru Vin Scully’s extraordinary career

Questions from reviewing the Vegas 2016-17 NBA win totals

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