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The only blemish on Alabama’s resume last season came in a Nov. 10 29-24 loss to Texas A&M.And Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban hasn’t let his team forget, especially with a rematch set for Sept. 14 in College Station.As this...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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During last night's MLB All-Star Game, Prince Fielder managed to reach third base. No, we're serious. He chugged his way around the bases like a fat gazelle, punctuating his effort with a head-first slide into third. No word on whether he...
Rich McVey
1 year ago
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Injuries are a big part of any college football season. Just ask the coaching staffs at Maryland, Missouri or USC.The Terrapins lost four quarterbacks to season-ending injuries last year, while the Tigers played 2012 without the services of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Don’t wear anything red into the Michigan football building. Just don’t do it. Somebody will ask you to take it off. It doesn’t matter who you are, be it celebrity or head of state, or who they are, whether freshman or Brady Hoke...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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The off week prior to the race at Indianapolis serves as a welcome respite to everyone in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series except crew chiefs who might be on the hot seat. One casualty of “chopping block week” occurred Tuesday morning when...
David Smith
1 year ago
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With SEC Media Days kicking off on Tuesday, the offseason has officially ended. Fall camps are just around the corner.Feel free to contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Remember the stories about Ohio State turning in Florida for recruiting violations?Well, Gators’ coach Will Muschamp had a few words for the Buckeyes (who were banned from a bowl game in 2012 due to NCAA violations) during his media day...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Washington’s Husky Stadium was demolished after the 2011 season, forcing the Huskies to spend a year at the Seahawks’ CenturyLink Field for 2012.However, Husky Stadium is rebuilt and ready to go for kickoff on Aug. 31 against Boise...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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J.J. Watt
NFL training camps open up this week, meaning we are that much closer to the start of the regular season and fantasy football. While kickoff may still be nearly a month away, it's never too early to start preparing for your draft.While fantasy...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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Morgan Burnett
NFL training camps open up this week, meaning we are that much closer to the start of the regular season and fantasy football. While kickoff may still be nearly a month away, it's never too early to start preparing for your draft.Chris Tillman...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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Jason Pierre-Paul
NFL training camps open up this week, meaning we are that much closer to the start of the regular season and fantasy football. While kickoff may still be nearly a month away, it's never too early to start preparing for your draft.Last season...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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Luke Kuechly
NFL training camps open up this week, meaning we are that much closer to the start of the regular season and fantasy football. While kickoff may still be nearly a month away, it's never too early to start preparing for your draft.With apologies...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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It’s not too often we see a misprint on a championship ring on purpose. But that’s exactly the case with Baylor, as the Bears recorded their victory over UCLA as 49-19 on a bowl ring  – not 49-26 as evidenced by the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Just in time for SEC Media Days, the conference has released its updated championship trophy for 2013.There’s not too much of a difference between the old and the new version, which appeared in this photo last year after Alabama's victory...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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The first college football program to 900 wins is bound to have its share of high moments. Or an entire decade on top.A Michigan Man, therefore, knows good football when he sees it. Any Michigan Man — or Michigan Woman — in Ann Arbor...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Clemson is the heavy favorite to win the ACC Atlantic title, but Florida State isn’t too far behind in the division pecking order. The Seminoles return 10 starters, including one of the best offensive lines in the ACC, and a plethora of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Every year, college football fans are introduced to a handful of players that become household names by the end of the season. Predicting which players will breakout any year is never an easy task.The American Athletic Conference is a league in...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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There was a time Brian Vickers was left for dead. I’m not just talking NASCAR here, I’m talking life.  It was the summer of 2010, and a healthy 26-year-old male had gone from a ride he handpicked at Team Red Bull to a hospital in...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
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Each week during the baseball season Athlon Sports looks at the best (St. Louis Cardinals) and worst (Houston Astros) baseball teams and players in the league. Here are our MLB Power Rankings and Players of the Week. Athlon Sports MLB Power...
Charlie Miller
1 year ago
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Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has taken Major League Baseball by storm since defecting from Cuba, fleeing to Mexico and signing a seven-year, $42 million deal last season.Yet despite the fact that the 22-year-old wunderkind has...
Nathan Rush
1 year ago
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Alfonso Soriano
It's All-Star week, so even though the fantasy action won't resume until Friday, Athlon Sports is here to catch you up on what took place over the last seven days. In addition to breaking down last week's top hitters and the hottest...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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New Tennessee coach Butch Jones is ready for the start of 2013. Need proof? Check out this advertisement he filmed for Tennessee's ticket office.
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Catching up from a busy weekend in the college football world. Getting closer to kickoff with the start of media days this week. Feel free to contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Angry race car driver gets drug by other driver
This is exactly why I don't race cars. That, and I don't have a race car. During a race this past Saturday in Winston-Salem, N.C., driver Mike Robertson was angry at race winner Derek Stolz for bumping him. In retaliation, Robertson did the...
Rich McVey
1 year ago
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BYU’s third season of independence features its most difficult schedule.The Cougars play seven bowl teams from last season, including BCS bowl teams in Wisconsin and Notre Dame. BYU also takes on rival Utah in early September and an improving...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago

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