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Peyton Manning and the Colts: Where Did It Go Wrong? This article originally appeared in Athlon Sports' monthly. Available in newspapers nationwide. Of all the jobs in this country that pay six figures, it’s hard to imagine one with less...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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DeMarco Murray, RB, Cowboys The Rangers beat the Cardinals 4–0 in Game 4 of the World Series. The real home run hitter of the day was Murray, who took 25 carries for a franchise-record 253 yards and a 91-yard TD, the second-longest run in the...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
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The Indianapolis Colts are taking this "Suck for Luck" thing to Mt. Everest-style heights. Indy put on perhaps the worst performance by an NFL team since the expansion-era Bucs, showing that they're fully prepared to stage a season-long tickle-...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
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by Nathan Rush Superman saved the day again. Tim Tebow led the Denver Broncos to an 18–15 overtime win over the Miami Dolphins. With Urban Meyer watching on the sideline and a sea of blue No. 15 jerseys — both Broncos and Florida Gators — in...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
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A look at every game on the schedule, along with a consensus pick of Athlon’s editors. Chargers (4-1) at Jets (3-3) On the surface, New York’s split stats are telling — the Jets are 3–0 at home, 0–3 on the road. But this will be the first team...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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By RALPH VACCHIANO Donovan McNabb took a seat last week, perhaps putting an end to his stellar NFL career. He was a shell of his former self, but more importantly the Vikings are 1-5 and they have a fresh, young quarterback collecting dust on...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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Jerome Harrison now joins of the ranks of "guys who learned they had brain tumors because of football." The last example of this was the famous Tony Gonzalez hit on then unknown photographer Mickey Pfleger. The hit knocked Pfleger unconscious...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall ( @AthlonBraden on twitter) Athlon Sports NFL Fantasy Week 7 Rankings NFL Bye Weeks: Buffalo, Cincinnati, New England, NY Giants, Philadelphia, San Francisco Start These Quarterbacks Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh (at...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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We rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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We rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
NFL
We rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
NFL
We rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
NFL
We rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
NFL
We rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
NFL
We rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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Here's a look at some of the players who stood out in the NFL's week 6. Devin Hester, WR, Bears For some reason, teams continue to kick the ball to Hester, who scored his 17th career return TD on a 98-yard kick return in Chicago’s 39–10...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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Jim Harbaugh was born to coach. His father, Jack, coached football for 40 years, winning an FCS national championship at Western Kentucky in 2002. His brother, John, has made the playoffs every season since taking over the Baltimore Ravens in...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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For a few emotionally charged minutes, Sunday afternoon at Ford Field turned into Monday Night Raw, minus the folding chairs. After the Niners' tense 25–19 win over the formerly unbeaten Lions, San Fran coach Jim Harbaugh practically did...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
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It's safe to say that the St. Louis Rams, who have yet to win a game this season, probably won't make the NFL playoffs. However, it appears they haven't thrown in the towel yet, either, as evidenced by Monday's trade for Brandon Lloyd. The...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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By CorbyYarbrough, @Corby_Yarbrough It is Week 7, the third week of bye weeks, and some big names go on vacation this weekend. You need someone to step in off the waiver wire and hold down the fort for a week, or maybe more in some cases...
Corby Yarbrough
2 years ago
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by Nathan Rush The Green Bay Packers do not need to wear throwback jerseys, re-created 1929 uniforms, the Acme Packers’ 1921-22 jackets, or any other gimmicky on-field merchandise used to move product at the local mall. But the reigning Super...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Complete Week 6 NFL Fantasy Rankings Week 6 NFL Byes: Arizona, Denver, Kansas City, San Diego, Seattle, Tennessee Start These Quarterbacks: Tony Romo, Dallas (at New England) Despite holding...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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A quick look at every game on the NFL schedule for Week 6, along with the consensus pick of Athlon Sports editors Mitchell Light, Rob Doster, Nathan Rush, Patrick Snow and Steven Lassan: Bills (4-1) at Giants (3-2) The Wide Right Bowl will...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
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The Philadelphia Eagles have already declared the Dream Team “dead”, but they only meant the nickname, not the team itself. They still remain confident that they’re talented enough and have enough time to turn their sinking ship around. But do...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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We rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago

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