NFL

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daily_quote-02-2-11

"Football is such a perfect team sport. It’s hard to make anybody, especially on our team the way we play defense, a most valuable player. If I was ever a coach, I would never have an award like this because it’s such a team sport. There are so many parts that go into making plays on the football...

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Super Bowl Media Day: Ugh

It was January of 2003. I had THE placard for the first time: “Super Bowl Media”. There it was; my name and Super Bowl XXXVII printed together. I picked up my credential in downtown San Diego on Monday and could not wait to talk to the Raiders and Buccaneers the following day. There were story...

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Senior Citizens

At this year’s Senior Bowl, Jake Locker maintained his track record of consistent inconsistency while Christian Ponder cruised to the MVP award in Mobile on Saturday. Lock It Up With all eyes on Washington’s dual-threat signal-caller, Locker didn’t hold back — leading two three-and-o...

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To PPR, or Not to PPR?

As the Super Bowl draws near, us fantasy footballers are close to shutting down the fantasy thrusters for a good six months. A moment of silence, please... That being said, Athlon Sports will begin to release its 2011 Fantasy Football rankings - complete with mock drafts - starting next we...

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Pro Bowl: "It Is What It Is"

In his typically long-winded, eloquent manner, Bill Belichick summed up the Pro Bowl: “It is what it is.” What it is is a bad joke masquerading as a professional football game. Yesterday’s 55–41 NFC win featured eight turnovers, dozens of disinterested participants and 49,338 fans who had ...

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daily_quote-01-27-11

"I want to thank Mr. Adams and the organization for a special 17 years. I can't thank the fans enough for the support they showed us through the years; it has been a tremendous experience. We all did our very best and I think I can look back with fond memories and be very proud of what we...

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Super Showdown

Athlon's Steven Lassan, Nathan Rush and Braden Gall discuss the matchups for Championship Sunday in the NFL: Follow us on twitter: @AthlonBraden / @AthlonSteven / @AthlonRush 1. If all things are equal, and you had to win the big game, would you rather have Ben Roethlisberger or...

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