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12 candidates to replace Paul Chryst at Pitt

Pittsburgh is looking for its fourth head coach in five seasons after Paul Chryst was hired to replace Gary Andersen at Wisconsin. Chryst’s...
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Oregon's CFB Playoff Hopes Suffer Setback With Knee Injury to CB Ifo Ekpre-Olomu

Oregon’s hopes of winning the college football national championship took a hit on Wednesday, as reports indicated top cornerback Ifo Ekpre-...
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Jabari Parker Is Out for the Year with a Torn ACL

Jabari Parker is the face of the Milwaukee Bucks’ future. He was, also, set to be the Rookie of the Year by almost all accounts — until...
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Four can't-miss match-ups in NFL's Week 16

Seahawks (11–3) at Cardinals (10–4)All that's on the line for both teams is the NFC's top seed at best and the NFC West Division...
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Johnny Manziel Gets Shutout in First NFL Start

Well, there is nowhere to go but up for Johnny Manziel.The Cleveland Browns' rookie quarterback made his starting debut in Week 15, and it was...
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Ravens place RB Lorenzo Taliaferro, 2 others on IR

Owings Mills, MD (SportsNetwork.com) - The Baltimore Ravens placed rookie running back Lorenzo Taliaferro, rookie safety Terrence Brooks and...
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Texans put Ryan Fitzpatrick on IR, sign Stanzi

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Texans placed quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on injured reserve Tuesday, officially ending his season....
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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: December 17, 2014

This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for Dec. 16: • Skill players aren't the...
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College Football's Postseason Awards for 2014

College football’s regular season is complete, and all that’s left of the 2014 season is 39 bowl games, including the first four-team...
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Reggie Miller: M.J. is 10 Times Better than Kobe

Kobe Bryant has done it. Now No. 3 all-time in scoring, he’s passed his idol Michael Jordan. Reggie Miller isn’t impressed, though...
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Big Ten's Top 10 Games of 2014

The Big Ten played a lot of dramatic and exciting games in 2014. Unfortunately, when it came to non-conference contests, the league didn’...
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Rudy Gay calls Kendrick Perkins a clown

Kendrick Perkins is one of the biggest trash talkers in the NBA. So it comes as no surprise that he’s gotten under the skin of yet another...
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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: December 16, 2014

This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for Dec. 16: • Your college football...
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College Football's 2014 Postseason All-Freshman Team

The impact of freshmen on a college football season seems to grow each year. There’s no shortage of talent in the freshmen ranks in 2014, with...
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Post-LeBron James Miami Heat haven't been feeling so hot

The Miami Heat made some moves this summer, to try making up for the gaping hole in their talent level caused when LeBron James announced he’d...
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SEC's Top 15 Games of 2014

The gap has certainly closed but the SEC is still college football's premier conference. The No. 1 team in the nation, the toughest...
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Oregon Has its First Heisman. Which Team Will be the Next to end a Drought?

Oregon is finally off the board. The Ducks have been knocking on the door of their first Heisman winner for years, and in 2014 they made their...
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NFL Cheerleaders in Santa Costumes

Sure, we could have put together a slideshow of Santa and his reindeer. But we feel like these NFL cheerleaders (Tennessee Titans) in their colorful...
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The Sacramento Kings Shock the NBA by Firing Head Coach Mike Malone

The biggest bombshell of the NBA season dropped last night when Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reported that the Sacramento Kings...
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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: December 15, 2014

This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for Dec. 15: • Merry Christmas from the Dufners...
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18 amazing NFL stats from Week 15

Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of football. With that in mind, Athlon Sports rounded up the most intriguing, important,...
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Auburn's Defense Set to Improve With Addition of Will Muschamp as Coordinator

Auburn took the first step in fixing its struggling defense by hiring former Florida coach Will Muschamp as the team’s new coordinator....
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New Orleans Saints vs. Chicago Bears Preview and Prediction

Teams with identical records, but completely opposite agendas will finish off Week 15 when the New Orleans Saints take on the Chicago Bears on ESPN...
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The OKC Thunder Are Surging Back Into the Playoff Picture

After Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant returned to the starting lineup for the Oklahoma City Thunder, everyone knew they could get back into...
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ACC's Top 10 Best Games of 2014

For the first time in years, the ACC entered the season as a must-see conference. The defending national champions and controversial reigning...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss
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