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Thanksgiving Day Football Roundup
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Thanksgiving Day Football Roundup

The Thanksgiving holiday is best defined by the three F's: family, food, and football. NFL fans got their fill this Thursday with three contentious games —each between division rivals, and all of the teams battling for a playoff spot. Read »

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NFL Roundup: Thanksgiving Day

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Lions Beat Bears in Thanksgiving Game, 34-17

Lions Beat Bears in Thanksgiving Game, 34-17

Johnson caught 11 passes for 146 yards with a pair of first-half touchdowns, and the Lions boosted their postseason... Read »

Nov 27, 2014
Soccer Legend Pele: Hospitalization

Soccer Legend Pele: Hospitalization "Nothing Serious"

Brazilian great Pele says he is not seriously ill, easing fears Thursday that his health deteriorated even though a... Read »

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Australian Cricketer Phillip Hughes Dies From Injury

Australian Cricketer Phillip Hughes Dies From Injury

Australian batsman Phillip Hughes died in a Sydney hospital on Thursday, two days after being struck on the head by... Read »

Nov 27, 2014
No, This Isn't a Misprint: Geno Should Get Another Shot

No, This Isn't a Misprint: Geno Should Get Another Shot

We know what Michael Vick is, and we know for certain he’s not the long-term answer for Gang Green. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Geno Not Worried About Stanford Loss

Geno Not Worried About Stanford Loss

Perhaps the person least concerned by the Huskies' loss to Stanford last week is coach Geno Auriemma. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Tuck Happy to Be Healthy, Contributing

Tuck Happy to Be Healthy, Contributing

Morgan Tuck is a key cog for Geno Auriemma's team, even if she's not customarily a starter. She was forced into that Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Diaco on the Fans: 'They Deserve Better'

Diaco on the Fans: 'They Deserve Better'

Another Tuesday, another Bob Diaco press conference explaining that the UConn football program will improve ... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Rodgers Looking Forward to Facing Brady

Rodgers Looking Forward to Facing Brady

It's the new Brady-Manning Bowl: Tom Brady vs. Aaron Rodgers. The Patriots have already dispensed with the Broncos... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Red Sox Make Big Signings Official

Red Sox Make Big Signings Official

Third baseman Pablo Sandoval and left fielder Hanley Ramirez have officially joined the Boston Red Sox, earning... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Belichick Tweaks Raiola After Cut Block

Belichick Tweaks Raiola After Cut Block

On Sunday, Lions center Dominic Raiola took issue with the Patriots' scoring fourth-quarter touchdowns in a game... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
UConn Falls to 24th in AP Poll

UConn Falls to 24th in AP Poll

UConn's loss to West Virginia over the weekend dropped the defending national champions from 17th to 24th in the... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Ollie on Loss: We'll Learn From This

Ollie on Loss: We'll Learn From This

There weren't many highlights from Sunday's loss to West Virginia in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament, but that's... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Diaco: 'We Have a Long Way to Go'

Diaco: 'We Have a Long Way to Go'

Progress comes in fits and starts. At least as it relates to the UConn football team. We saw glimmers of hope... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
This Just In: Bills Petition NFL to Play Jets Every Week

This Just In: Bills Petition NFL to Play Jets Every Week

Well, Jets fans, we’ve finally found what it takes to make Geno Smith play effectively at quarterback: spot the... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Sandoval to Sign With Red Sox, Ramirez Reportedly to Follow

Sandoval to Sign With Red Sox, Ramirez Reportedly to Follow

Third baseman Pablo Sandoval told his former team, the San Francisco Giants, that he will be signing with the Boston... Read »

Nov 24, 2014
Patriots Irate at Raiola Cut Block

Patriots Irate at Raiola Cut Block

The Patriots had little trouble with the Lions on Sunday, cruising to a 34-9 victory in a game that was never really... Read »

Nov 24, 2014
Boatright Honored, Purvis Injured

Boatright Honored, Purvis Injured

It was a busy Sunday in Puerto Rico for the 17th-ranked Huskies, and that's before they were outpaced by West... Read »

Nov 24, 2014
Hero, Nero, Zero From Giants' Loss to Cowboys

Hero, Nero, Zero From Giants' Loss to Cowboys

The Giants’ 2014 season is not going to end in Arizona on the first Sunday in February. Read »

Nov 24, 2014

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