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Alabama Football: Tide's 3 Key Matchups to Watch for in 2014 Iron Bowl

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama looks to have a lot going in its favor in the 2014 Iron Bowl. It’s the No. 1 team in the country, heading toward another SEC Championship Game appearance and a berth in the College Football Playoff. AuburnShow More Summary

Patrick Peterson: 'I've won majority of battles' with Julio Jones

Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson faced Falcons receiver Julio Jones in college when Peterson was at LSU and Jones at Alabama, so they have had their share of showdowns in the past. "Me and Julio, he won a couple of battles; I won a couple of battles,’’ Peterson said during a conference call on Wednesday. Show More Summary

The Best 'Do-Over' Games for Top 10 College Football Teams

What if each college football team got a mulligan? Imagine Nick Saban, standing on the sixth tee box (the one at Ole Miss) and snap-hooking his drive out of bounds (aka Blake Sims throwing an interception on the final drive versus the Rebels). Show More Summary

San Diego Chargers vs. Baltimore Ravens Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

San Diego started this season with a bang, winning five of its first six games, going 5-1 against the spread. Since then, the Chargers are 2-3 straight-up and 0-5 ATS. Baltimore, meanwhile, started this season 2-2-1 ATS but is 4-2 ATS since. Show More Summary

Eric Berry's illness hits Jamaal Charles hard

KANSAS CITY, Mo. --The news about safety Eric Berry's lymphoma hit hard everyone connected with the Kansas City Chiefs, but perhaps no one more than running back Jamaal Charles. The two players became close in 2011. Berry and Charles suffered a torn ACL a week apart from one another, Berry in the season opener and Charles in Week 2. Show More Summary

Devon Still refutes claims he’s not paying child support

Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still has responded to a report that he wasn’t paying child support for his daughter Leah, but said he didn’t want to get into the details of the case. The report in this morning’s New York Daily News said that Still hasn’t paid any child support since August 2014, while Leah…

After Bruce Arians, Mike Pettine makes compelling Coach of Year candidate

Any time I'm talking Cleveland Browns with people and preseason team expectations come up, the answer is usually the same. The Browns were destined for about three to five wins. A losing precedent had been set since 2008. Mike Pettine seemed the only coach to actually want the Browns' job in early 2014. Show More Summary

Dominic Raiola fined for hit to the head, not for hit to the knees

Lions center Dominic Raiola was fined for a cheap shot against the Patriots on Sunday. Just not the cheap shot everyone has been talking about. Raiola, who admitted he took a shot at Patriots defensive tackle Zach Moore’s knees on the final play of the game, was not fined for that. But he was fined…

Emmanuel Acho questionable for Thursday

The Eagles only have one player whose status is in doubt for Thursday’s game in Dallas and it looks like the call on linebacker Emmanuel Acho will wait until the last possible moment. Acho is listed as questionable because of a groin injury that has left him as a limited participant during the team’s short…

Jim Harbaugh's family will be eating tofu over turkey after watching this

Jim Harbaugh's family might be eating tofu on Thanksgiving after his young kids were watching 'Sunday Night Football' and found out what actually happens to the turkeys.

Fantasy Football Week 13: Top 50 Flex Rankings and Must-Start Sleepers

It is important to win each week during the fantasy football regular season, but Week 13 is more important than ever, as it is the final matchup before the postseason begins. It’s win or go home for many fantasy teams. Bye weeks are no longer an excuse, and injuries have taken their toll on almost every team in the league. Show More Summary

Ohio State RB's '#WomanCrushWednesday' Is Michigan Player's Girlfriend

Anything is fair game during the week of "The Game." Ohio State and Michigan will square off at the Horseshoe on Saturday, so fans from each school are having some fun with their rival. As it turns out, the players are also enjoying rivalry week. Show More Summary

NBC might have ruined Thanksgiving for Jim Harbaugh's kids

Jim Harbaugh's family might be eating tofu on Thanksgiving after his young kids were watching 'Sunday Night Football' and found out what actually happens to the turkeys.

No practice for Larry Fitzgerald on Wednesday

The Cardinals played without wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald in last Sunday’s 19-3 loss to the Seahawks and they opened this week of practice without him as well. Coach Bruce Arians said Wednesday, via Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic, that Fitzgerald’s sprained MCL is improving, but the wideout isn’t ready to resume a practice schedule…

Justin Forsett deserves Pro Bowl invitation

Baltimore Ravens running back Justin Forsett is the frontrunner for NFL Comeback Player of the Year, and he is the most valuable player on the team. Here is something else to consider: Forsett for the Pro Bowl. As strange as this might...Show More Summary

New Orleans Saints vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin must know what to do with downtime, because his Steelers are 6-0 straight up and 4-2 against the spread in their last six games coming off their bye week. Pittsburgh, 7-4 on the season, looks toShow More Summary

Notre Dame Football: A Closer Look at the Defense's Free Fall

Let's jump back to early October. In the afterglow of Ben Koyack's miraculous 4th-and-11 touchdown catch, the Irish won a 17-14 slugfest against Stanford in what felt like a freezing monsoon. While all Irish fans could talk about was...Show More Summary

Must-Win Game for Detroit Lions Hinges on Turnovers

The Detroit Lions' Thanksgiving meeting with the Chicago Bears—a must-win game for so many reasons—will almost certainly come down to which team ends up on the right side of the turnover ledger. Arguably no team in football is as dependent...Show More Summary

10 Biggest Questions Facing Top 25 Teams Heading into Week 14

Here we are. For many teams, Week 14 marks the end of the regular season. Next week, the ACC, Big Ten, Pac -12 and SEC will hold their conference championships. The latest College Football Playoff rankings showed no movement among the Top Seven spots. Show More Summary

Bears place Brian de la Puente on injured reserve

Among the many problems that have plagued the Bears this season is an inability to keep the same offensive line together for long stretches because of injuries. Left tackle Jermon Bushrod has missed two games, left guard Matt Slauson is on injured reserve, center Roberto Garza has missed four games and right tackle Jordan Mills has…

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