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Top 25 College Football Team Rankings

Today’s Harris Interactive College Football Poll(SM) shows the Top 25 results compiled from rankings submitted by the Harris Interactive panel of former coaches, players and administrators, and current and former members of the media. Auburn moved past Oregon and into the #1 ranking after its win over South Carolina in the SEC Championship Game. TCU, […]

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Kenny McKinley’s Death Sheds Light on Growing Problem

Yesterday it was revealed that Denver Broncos wide receiver Kenny McKinley suffered from a gambling problem and was deep in debt prior to committing suicide in September. McKinley’s death unveils a rising problem in America: gambling addiction. Bob Cabaniss, the founder and President of Williamsville Wellness, says suicide stemming from a serious gambling addiction and […]

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Free NFL Week 13 Expert Picks and Predictions Contest: LeBron James Competes with Michael Vick for Thursday Ratings

Cletus, our staff football expert, otherwise known as “The House”, has made his week 13 NFL picks and predictions and they are available for your viewing pleasure at our Beat the House contest entry page. We will have Thursday night games for the remainder of the season, so if you want credit for that pick, […]

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NFL Week 13 Preview: Still Time For A Turnaround For Some .500 Teams

Since the current 12-team playoff format was instituted in 1990, 14 teams have reached the postseason despite having a losing record after 11 games.  This includes the current streak in which a sub-.500 team after 11 games has reached the playoffs for six consecutive seasons.  The New York Jets advanced to the AFC Championship Game […]

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Week 12 NFL Players of the Week: Jay Cutler and Justin Bieber Earn Top Honors

The NFL has named it’s AFC and NFC offensive and defensive players of the week for week 12 of the 2010 football season. Jay Cutler, quarterback of the Chicago and Malcolm Jenkins, safety for the New Orleans Saints have earned the NFC honors. In the AFC, it was New England Patriots’ quarterback Justin Bieber, I […]

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The New England Patriots Vs The New York Jets Cap The NFL’s Week 13 Divisional Matchups

As the calendar turns to December, the NFL enters the final month of the regular season. With 11 games down, only five remain for teams to make their playoff push. “December is such a critical time for all the teams in our league,” says New York Giants head coach TOM COUGHLIN, whose team is tied […]

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NFL Week 12 Recap: Andre Johnson Will NOT Be Suspended, But Fined $25,000

It was hard to go through any NFL week 12 recap show without seeing this weekend’s main event. In case you were in a cave for the past week, during the Sunday afternoon contest between the Tennessee Titans and Houston Texans, Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson was in a little on-field fight with Titans’ corner […]

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In Week 12 of the NFL Two Major Milestones Were Reached

The TENNESSEE TITANS, who started as a charter member (Houston Oilers) of the AFL in 1960, played in the 800th game (including postseason) of their franchise’s history in a 20-0 loss at Houston. Tennessee is one of six clubs that has played or will play in its 800th overall game in 2010:  TEAM TOTAL GAMES […]

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Seven Statistical Highlights From NFL Week 12

A look at seven statistical highlights from games played at 1:00 p.m. ET and 4:00 p.m. ET on Sunday, November 28, the 12th week of the 2010 season. · Atlanta quarterback MATT RYAN led the Falcons to a 20-17 win over Green Bay. With the victory, Ryan improved to 19-1 (.950) in his career as […]

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College Football Top 25 Team Rankings

Top 25 Team Rankings of the Harris Interactive College Football Poll Today’s Harris Interactive College Football PollSM shows the Top 25 results compiled from rankings submitted by the Harris Interactive panel of former coaches, players and administrators, and current and former members of the media. Oregon and Auburn each won and retained the top two […]

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Free NFL Week 12 Expert Picks and Predictions: Post-Thanksgiving Games

The three Thanksgiving Day NFL games have been played already, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enter your picks for the remaining 13 games on the schedule. Hell, 13 correct games will most likely give you the best pick set for the week so step right up and enter your week 12 Beat the House […]

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NFL Fans To Find Out During Superbowl XLV Halftime How Much Worse Black Eyes Peas Singer Fergie Looks In HiDef

THE BLACK EYED PEAS, the musical phenomenon that energizes crowds around the world, will perform in the BRIDGESTONE SUPER BOWL XLV HALFTIME SHOW on FOX at Cowboys Stadium in North Texas on Sunday, February 6, the NFL announced today on national television during NFL on FOX coverage of the New Orleans Saints at Dallas Cowboys […]

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Thanksgiving Day NFL Football Games Contests: Last Call for Entries

This is your last call to enter both our “Beat the House” weekly football pick’em pool as well as our NFL Thanksgiving Day game “Guess the Score” contest. At 12:30pm EST on Thanksgiving Day the entry period is closed to win an NFL regulation football autographed by Detroit Lions’ starting quarterback Matthew Stafford. This great […]

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Peyton Manning and Michael Vick Lead NFL Pro Bowl Voting With One Month Remaining

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning, with 496,658 votes, leads all NFL All-Stars in balloting for the 2011 Pro Bowl, NFL.com announced today. 2011 Pro Bowl voting will continue online and on web-enabled mobile phones by going to NFL.com/probowl through Monday, December 20. For the first time, fans may vote on Facebook by visiting www.facebook.com/nfl and […]

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Free Week 12 NFL Expert Picks and Predictions: Thanksgiving Day Games!

Cletus has made his NFL week 12 “Beat the House” contest picks and predictions and they are awaiting your perusal on our contest entry page. If you want credit for the three Thanksgiving Day games, you MUST make your picks before kickoff of the New England Patriots – Detroit Lions game at 12:30pm EST. If […]

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ QB Josh Freeman Among Young Guns In The Hunt For The Post Season

As the NFL season enters Week 12, there are 19 teams within one game of first place in their divisions, the most ever through the first 11 weeks of a season.  In the NFC, three of the clubs in the thick of the playoff chase are led by quarterbacks drafted in the past three seasons […]

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