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WATCH: Jim Kelly receives overwhelming ovation at draft

Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly delivered one of the most inspirational moments of the NFL Draft when he was the surprise guest...
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Colorado Updates Uniforms and Unveils New Gray Alternates for 2015

Colorado’s classic gold and black jerseys are some of the best in the Pac-12. But every uniform needs an occasional refresh, and that’s...
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NFL Draft First-Round Shutout Great News for Ohio State

Perhaps no one was more happy not to hear his team called on Thursday than Ohio State coach Urban Meyer. Presumably, Meyer would have been...
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The Milwaukee Bucks face a bright future after playoff exit

54 points. That was the historically large deficit that sent the Milwaukee Bucks out of the NBA Playoffs, courtesy of the advancing Chicago Bulls....
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First-Round Pick Malcom Brown Solidifies New England Patriots' Defensive Front

The New England Patriots took a defensive lineman in the first round of the NFL Draft for the second year in a row, selecting Malcom Brown from...
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USC Secondary "Growing Pains" Help Unit Improve

Injuries mounted for USC in its 28-26 win at Arizona on Oct. 11. The Trojan secondary — a unit that started 2014 shorthanded, thanks to the...
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The OKC Thunder have hired Billy Donovan as their new head coach

After firing head coach Scott Brooks shortly after the end of their season, the Oklahoma City Thunder have found and hired a replacement: University...
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Oregon Releases New "Salute the State" Uniforms for 2015 Spring Game

Oregon is set to close spring practice with its final scrimmage of the season on Saturday. It’s a big spring in Eugene, as the Ducks are...
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Jameis Winston Trolls America with Crab Legs, then Deletes Image

The Jameis Winston crab leg thing just won’t go away. After being selected No. 1 overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Thursday night...
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San Francisco 49ers Unveil New Alternate Black Uniforms for 2015

It’s hard to beat the traditional scarlet and gold uniforms that the San Francisco 49ers have each season. But there’s a new look...
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Ranking the Big 12's Quarterbacks for 2015

The Big 12 is known for its high-scoring offenses and quarterback play, but the league enters 2015 with several unknowns under center. TCU’s...
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Todd Gurley vs. Melvin Gordon: Which Rookie Running Back Do You Want on Your Fantasy Team in 2015?

After two drafts with no running back taken in the first round, Todd Gurley and Melvin Gordon both went in the first 15 picks of the 2015 NFL Draft...
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Grading the First Round of the 2015 NFL Draft

Until the new crop of NFL first-rounders hits the field, grading the first round of the NFL Draft is just educated guesswork. Having said that...
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2015 NFL Draft Day Two: Best available prospects

The first round of the 2015 NFL Draft is in the books. Tampa Bay did the right thing by taking Jameis Winston No. 1 and Tennessee pulled the...
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Danny Shelton Lifts NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Draft Day

With both the top two picks, Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota, watching the NFL Draft from home, viewers had to wait for a memorable interaction...
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Is Florida's Basketball Program Built to Continue the Billy Donovan Legacy?

College basketball coaching changes are in a weird place in 2016. Gregg Marshall passed on Alabama to stay at Wichita State. He’ll make...
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Golf Experts Poll: Who Is the Best Announcer in Golf?

Athlon polled a number of golf insiders on a variety of topics, but we start with this question: Are Tiger's problems primarily physical or...
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Memphis Grizzlies eliminate Blazers, who face a lot of big questions

The NBA playoffs are a time of rising prospects and glory, for many teams and players. For others, they’re a painful review of where a...
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Get Nerdy with these NFL Helmets with Marvel Comics Mascots

Two of the most popular programming in America this week may be the NFL Draft and the premiere of The Avengers: Age of Ultron. In other...
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Jameis Winston Talks NFL Draft and Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Who should go No. 1 overall in this year’s NFL Draft? “Me,” says Jameis Winston. “Enough said.” That type of...
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13 Potential Coaching Candidates to Replace Billy Donovan at Florida

Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley is no stranger to conducting a job search in order to replace a championship coach. He’s done it...
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Ranking the Big Ten's Quarterbacks for 2015

It’s no secret Ohio State’s quarterback battle is the most intriguing storyline in college football this year. Cardale Jones, Braxton...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Dallas Mavericks have a shaky short-term future

After getting bounced from the first round of the NBA Playoffs by the in-state rival Houston Rockets, four games to one, the Dallas Mavericks face...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Eleven crazy predictions for the 2015 NFL Draft

There shouldn’t be much drama with the No. 1 pick, but the first round of any NFL Draft is never boring. Throw Chip Kelly, Jerry...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

UConn Revamps Uniforms and Helmets for 2015

UConn is making a few alterations to its uniform and helmet after just two years of a new design. On Wednesday night, the Huskies unveiled...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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