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It began with blowouts in Minneapolis and Bloomington on Thursday night. Saturday got started with more one-sided affairs in Madison, Columbus and Ann Here are the Big Ten's Week 2 Superlatives:Offensive Player of the Week: Nathan...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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Jim Harbaugh
One of the marquee Week 1 matchups pits a rematch of last season’s NFC Divisional Round game when the Green Bay Packers pay another visit to the San Francisco 49ers at 4:25 p.m. ET on FOX. The 49ers’ 45-31 victory on Jan. 12 was largely...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
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Even though South Carolina and Georgia played in Week 2, it’s a huge game for positioning in the SEC East title picture.With everything on the line in Saturday’s game, it was no surprise to see the intensity for both teams at a high...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Drew Brees
The 2013 NFL regular season is set to kick off tonight with Denver hosting Baltimore, which also means that fantasy football and Athlon Sports' weekly positional rankings are back!Each week during the NFL season, we will rank enough players at...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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Tennessee freshman receiver Marquez North was one of the top recruits in coach Butch Jones’ first signing class on Rocky Top.North has five receptions through the first two weeks, with his best catch coming against the Hilltoppers.The...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller left Saturday’s game against San Diego State with a MCL injury. According to the Buckeyes’ sports info department, Miller could return to the game, but coach Urban Meyer is expected to keep the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Sean Payton
The two teams that have ruled the NFC South the past four seasons kickoff their 2013 campaigns against each other as the Atlanta Falcons face the New Orleans Saints at 1 p.m. ET Sunday on FOX. The Falcons are aiming to defend their division title...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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TCU quarterback Casey Pachall suffered an arm injury in the first half of Saturday’s game against SE Louisiana and won’t return to the game.Pachall injured his non-throwing arm after starting 8 of 14 for 100 yards.Backup Trevone Boykin...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Fans need to prepare for a wild season out west if the first weekend was any indication. Sure, division contenders Stanford and Arizona State were on bye while Oregon, UCLA and Arizona rolled to typically one-sided wins against over-matched...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Devin Gardner
Thanks to conference realignment, Michigan and Notre Dame are only scheduled to play one more matchup after this season. The Fighting Irish had to cancel the 2015-17 scheduled games with the Wolverines due to their decision to play five games with...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Aaron Murray
Georgia and South Carolina have combined to win the last three SEC East titles, and Saturday’s game will play a key role in determining the division champion this year.After losing to Clemson last Saturday, the Bulldogs have to win against...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Damien Williams
50-49. That was the score of last year's shootout in Morgantown that saw the Sooners escape with a win. The game featured 1,440 yards of total offense, 62 first downs and 14 total touchdowns.This year will look significantly different, as the...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
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Bronco Mendenhall
The No. 15 Longhorns come into Provo off a 56-7 romp over New Mexico State. Despite the victory, Texas didn't look as impressive as the score would indicate. In fact, Texas trailed 7-0 late in the second half before rallying for a 14-7 lead at...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
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1. NASCAR's regular season ends at RichmondTwenty-five races ago, Danica Patrick was the story across the sport. She won the pole for the Daytona 500 and was kicking off a season bundled with optimism and overhype of NASCAR's new Gen-6...
Geoffrey Miller
1 year ago
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Like it or not, Las Vegas rarely gets it wrong, so tracking betting lines should always be a big part of each football weekend — even if there are no bets on the line. Whether you condone gambling or not, think of it as becoming a more...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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After three marquee games, Sept. 7 may end up being a slow week in college football. The schedule is littered with FCS games and off weeks before a mammoth Sept. 14.Teams may not want to look ahead, but Athlon Sports does.With the Week 1 madness...
David Fox
1 year ago
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The Heisman is but one award, and one award isn’t enough to contain the best of college football.While we love prognosticating who will win college football’s most coveted individual trophy, we also love the glut of postseason awards...
David Fox
1 year ago
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For much of the last four seasons, the Mountain West could argue it belongs in the same breath as the power conferences.Indeed, the MWC has produced 16 NCAA Tournament teams in the last four seasons, including five last year, to mach the SEC in...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Arizona State recently made some renovations to Sun Devil Stadium, and the Tillman Tunnel is now one of the best entrances in college football.Here’s a full album of the Tillman Tunnel from Arizona State’s official site, but the image...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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The Week 2 college football slate is relatively light with elite matchups. Florida-Miami, Notre Dame-Michigan and Georgia-South Carolina are the must-see games, but there’s not much else to get excited about. Of course, college football is on...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Percy Harvin
The preseason was littered with bodies throughout the NFL. In a string of meaningless games to get players ready for the ones that matter, the scene left behind was mostly carnage. Every week, it seemed, another player was hurt. Often the injury...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Peyton Manning
The defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens kick off defense of their title and the 2013 NFL regular season by renewing acquaintances with the Denver Broncos at 8:30 p.m. ET tonight on NBC. A scheduling conflict with the Orioles forced the...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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Calvin Johnson
To the surprise of no one, Calvin Johnson tops Athlon Sports' Week 1 Fantasy Football Wide Receiver Rankings. What perhaps is most impressive about Johnson's record-setting 2012 season is that he caught just five touchdown passes, yet still...
Mark Ross
1 year ago

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