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The stage for a contentious in-state rivalry was set this Valentine’s Day in a matchup between the Kansas Jayhawks and the Kansas State Wildcats. But it was no bed of roses for Kansas, as they became the latest number one seed to fall, losing 84-68 to the Wildcats in a Big 12 showdown.  Kansas State, who had been unranked in...
Think fast! Name a few legendary figures that have played for the Dallas Cowboys! Just as many as you can! After quickly spitting out a few obvious names, such as  Emmitt Smith, Troy Aikman, or Roger Staubach, you might soon stumble upon Tom Landry, arguably the best coach to ever head the team. Though his nomination fails to completely answer...
The Context In major American sports, there’s a glass ceiling for the middle teams of the league. Too good to draft the next guaranteed superstar but lacking the tools to make a deep playoff run, these teams exist on the fringe of the league, trapped in a purgatorial status with success far away. From the retirement of Mike Modano in...
For some, every Thanksgiving is that time of year when they must come face to face with the extended family. These are the same people whom you might know extremely well from embarrassing stories your parents conjured up from the back of their aging memories or vice versa. They may know all about you from when you were “oh...
Hello all and welcome to a weekly series that I am starting about a fourth into the season but plan to continue throughout the remainder of the year. In this series I will just be going over each week in the Premier League and my thought on it.  Last weekend’s Premier League games could be some of the most...
Rifling through the closet, pulling out the backpack you haven't seen since last May, accompanying your mom to the tax-free sale at the local JC Penny's to get your new school uniform: all these images signal one thing, the beginning of a new school year. With the rolling of eyes, the wild screams of desperation, and sighs of realization...
It's Spring and the Major Golf Championship season is on the horizon. With The Masters Tournament beginning Thursday, many have their sights set on Jordan Spieth '11 as the possible winner. Odds on favorites: Rory McIlroy: 11-2 Jordan Spieth: 8-1 Bubba Watson: 10-1 Other notables' odds: Jason Day: 14-1 Dustin Johnson: 16-1 Henrik Stenson: 18-1 Phil Mickelson: 18-1 Adam Scott: 20-1 Jimmy Walker: 22-1 Rickie Fowler: 33-1 Tiger Woods: 33-1 World number one...
The NFL season kicks off this Thursday leaving all fantasy football players eager for the first matchup between the Eagles and the Falcons. The start of the season brings many questions for fantasy players about their teams. Everyone wonders what players will emerge as sleepers, who will put up disappointing numbers, and who will end their season early due...

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