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USA Olympic Boxing

USA Olympic Boxing

The United States Boxing Team has started off quite impressively at the London 2012 games with wins by every boxer¬†over the¬†weekend and Terrell Gausha’s recording of the only knockout in the tournament thus far. The only blemish to team USA was by Marcus Browne who lost to Australian Damien Hooper in the Light-Heavyweight division earlier this morning. Gausha, 24, is […]

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Northwestern Gets New Uniforms

Northwestern Gets New Uniforms

Northwestern has become the first Big 10 team to partner with Under Armour for it’s new uniforms which will be worn during the upcoming 2012 football campaign. A team spokesperson said that the uniform is to bring out the newest in modern technology, while still trying to keep with long standing tradition that comes with Wildcat Football. Under Armour has […]

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Bears Trade for DT Depth

Bears Trade for DT Depth

The Bears have sent a 7th Round Pick to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for Brian Price, a second year player from UCLA. Price had recently become available after he was involved in a skirmish with top pick Mark Barron during a training camp drill. Lovie Smith has addressed the situation as saying you can never have enough defensive line help, […]

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Top Flight TB

NCAA Football Media Week

As the College Football season approaches various top collegiate football conferences have been holding their media availability sessions at† hotels and resorts around the country. Today the Pac 12 tpok its†turn to have coaches and team captains meet with the media. The Pac is loaded with offensive talent, but†today’s spotlight†was†on†USC Coach Lane Kiffin, whose program†just got off probation for the […]

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Levied Sactions

NCAA Comes down on Penn St.

A day after the Joe Paterno statue†was taken down by Penn State officials, Dr. Mark Emmert – in coordination with the governing bodies of Collegiate Athletics -†levied some of the heaviest sanctions against a football program since the Southern Methodist pay-for-play scandal in 1987. Penn State†will have to pay a $60 Million penalty, will have a four-year ban from postseason […]

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2,534 Career Hits Entering Tuesday

Ichiro Suzuki Traded from Worst to First

Future Hall of Famer and potential 3,000 hit member Ichiro Suzuki was traded from the Seattle Mariners to the New York Yankees over the weekend for two minor league pitchers. Ichiro will manage right field for the Yanks, something he did for 12 years in Seattle. Ichiro has been a cultural icon†for most of his career.† He was named A.L. […]

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Future Perennial All-Stars

Baseball Mid-Season

The second half of the MLB season starts today with¬†several divisional series that will start to separate¬†the¬†contenders from the also-rans. The league added a second wild-card team to the picture¬†creating an opportunity for¬†teams who wouldn’t normally be competing in the second half a chance to get into the playoffs with around 85-90 wins. The two wild-card teams in each league […]

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Was in Charge of Investigating Penn State

Freeh Report

Former FBI Director Louis Freeh’s findings¬†about the¬†Penn State-Sandusky¬†scandal were released today. In a 267 page document, followed by a press conference, Freeh cited total disregard by the leaders of Penn State and the football program. Another aspect of the scandal is the teams that were being produced by Penn State University at the time of Sandusky’s acts. From 1998-1999 the […]

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Has won Defensive Player of the Year more than once

Dwight Howard

The franchise big man of the Orlando Magic wants out of town and to be dealt to Brooklyn, which seems to be imminent. The Brooklyn Nets have given a max contract to Deron Williams (University of Illinois) and acquired Joe Johnson already this off-season, and it appears they are poised to strike again. Howard feels as if his marketing dollars […]

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Peavy will get start against old rival Matt Cain

All-Star Nod To Peavy of White Sox

Jake Peavy will join three of his White Sox teammates at the All-Star Game on Tuesday Night in Kansas City. Peavy will get the start for the American League replacing Angles injured C.J. Wilson who is struggling with a blister on his pitching hand. Jake Peavy –¬†who enters Tuesday 7-5/2.85 ERA/108K – will oppose former N.L. West counterpart Matt Cain […]

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