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Blog Profile / NASCAR Ranting and Raving

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Jon's NFL Mailbag: The officials sure are trying their hardest

Hi, friends! Welcome to my second-ever NFL mailbag. You didn't send in any questions, and boy did I not even ask for them at all! That's because I totally just made up my own questions to answer. More softballs that way. Today I'd like...Show More Summary

Aaron Rodgers puts together another disappointing fantasy performance

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers continued his slow start to the season, throwing for 223 yards and rushing for 17 while scoring no touchdowns in a Week 3 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Rodgers was not terrible on Monday Night...Show More Summary

Colin Tanigawa injury: Washington loses another OL starter

The hits keep coming for a depleted Washington offensive line that was already missing three experienced players. Colin Tanigawa is presumed to have suffered a knee injury in the Huskies' 41-3 to LSU, according to the Seattle Times. The redshirt sophomore guard, Tanigawa, also missed the last two games of 2011 with a knee injury. Show More Summary

NFL power rankings, Week 4: Falcons over Texans in the top spot

For the third straight week we have a new No.1 in SB Nation's NFL power rankings. Week 3 brought us a 49ers' upset, three undefeated teams remaining and the Patriots under.500 for the first time in nine years. So basically a normal week by the NFL's standards. The best team in the NFL is officially up for debate. Show More Summary

Seattle Seahawks defense rewards fantasy owners with 8 first half sacks

The Seattle Seahawks defense sacked Aaron Rodgers eight times in the first half of Monday night's game against the Green Bay Packers. Rookie Bruce Irvin got the first two sacks of his career, Chris Clemons racked up four sacks and Brandon Mebane added two sacks of his own. Show More Summary

Leeds United vs. Everton, English League Cup third round: preview and schedule

Everton face a stern test as they enter the League Cup in the third round with the original tricky away tie, to Leeds United at Elland Road. Everton are perhaps the leading form team in England at the moment, but they will know that they could come unstuck should they fail to negotiate this difficult encounter. Show More Summary

Michigan, Notre Dame to put series on hold in 2014, according to report

Notre Dame will opt out of its contract with Michigan, meaning that their last scheduled matchup will be in 2014. They are exercising a three-year out, according to Larry Lage. The teams were originally scheduled to meet up in 2015, 2016, and 2017. Many have speculated that this is related to the recent news that Notre Dame will be joining the ACC. Show More Summary

Mortal Gods

He had hung up his own glove by the time I was eight and sleeping snugly with my own. But the former All-Star third baseman had nevertheless become guardian angel of my baseball ambitions. After nine years with the Indians, Al Rosen had retired — perhaps even been gently nudged out the door — and become a full-time Cleveland stockbroker. Show More Summary

Timbers Face Several Option With Kris Boyd, None Of Them Are Good

When Kris Boyd left Wednesday's Portland Timbers game with a quad injury, it likely marked the end to his 2012 season. In many ways, it was already over, though. The only question is whether or not it was the last time he'd ever donShow More Summary

Avery Bradley injury update: Celtics' guard 'nowhere near returning,' says Doc Rivers

It appears that Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley's shoulder injury will cause him to miss far more time than anticipated this season. Celtics coach Doc Rivers told ESPN Boston's Jackie MacMullen that Bradley is "not even close" toShow More Summary

English League Cup, Round 3: Top Teams In Action For Midweek Games

Round three of the League Cup is upon us, featuring gems like Manchester United vs. Newcastle, Manchester City vs. Aston Villa and Swindon Town vs. Burnley. Here's the full fixture list for your convenience. Are you ready for the Capital...Show More Summary

John Abraham arrested; Falcons issue statement

The Atlanta Falcons released a statement on defensive end John Abraham's arrest that was similar to the one they released when running back Michael Turner was arrested just a week ago. The team is aware of the situation, but not commenting...Show More Summary

Ryder Cup preview: Tiger vs. Rory, Phil peaks, Brandt Snedeker’s magic putter

Finally, with Brandt Snedeker out-dueling Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, and everybody else for the $10 million FedEx Cup jackpot, the golf world can turn away from Steve Sands deciphering skull-imploding points totals on an erasable white...Show More Summary

English League Cup 2012: Manchester City and Everton face tough tests

The third round of the English League Cup is underway, and that means the Premier League clubs enter the competition. At least two will be heading out tonight when Manchester City play Aston Villa and West Ham take on Wigan, but Everton...Show More Summary

English League Cup 2012, Round 3 Fixtures: Top Teams In Action For Midweek Games

Round three of the League Cup is upon us, featuring gems like Manchester United vs. Newcastle, Manchester City vs. Aston Villa and Swindon Town vs. Burnley. Here's the full fixture list for your convenience. Are you ready for the Capital...Show More Summary

Ryder Cup 2012 Schedule: Teams USA, Europe tee off Friday at Medinah

The Ryder Cup tees off Friday, with Team USA hoping to win the cup for the second consecutive time on home turf - although Team Europe hopes to defend its 2010 Ryder Cup win and win for the fifth time in six events. This edition of the...Show More Summary

NFC North injury report: Lions mum on Matt Stafford's status

Week 3 of the NFL regular season is officially in the books, and the four NFC North teams -- Detroit Lions, Chicago Bears, Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers -- are currently assessing its injury report in preparation for Week 4. The biggest health news coming out of Week 3 was the hamstring of Lions' quarterback Matthew Stafford. Show More Summary

Bayern Munich Vs. Wolfsburg 2012, Bundesliga Week 5: Game Time And TV Schedule

Bayern Munich will look to remain atop the Bundesliga and keep their 100% start to the season in tact as they host 10th place Wolfsburg at the Alliaz Arena today. Bayern have been shot out of a cannon this season, with four wins and 14 goals scored. Show More Summary

C.J. Spiller could play Week 4 against Patriots, according to Chan Gailey: Fantasy implications

C.J. Spiller has not been ruled out for the Buffalo Bills' Week 4 matchup against the New England Patriots, according to head coach Chan Gailey. However, the running back is much more likely to return in Week 5 from a shoulder injury suffered Sunday against the Cleveland Browns. "Maybe not as bad as originally thought," Gailey said about the injury. Show More Summary

NBA 3 on 3 Tournament Conference Semis -- Minnesota Timberwolves Vs. West Leftovers

The SB Nation NBA 3 on 3 Tournament has entered the Conference Semi-Final round. So far one team has advanced to the Conference Finals, and it's not one that anyone would have expected, nor really that should even exist. To round out the Eastern Conference field, we created an extra team from leftover players left off of their own teams. Show More Summary

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