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Scoot
January 02, 2020 - 12:37 pm
Welcome to the year 2020! The year 2000 sounded so futuristic. Remember all the paranoia of Y2K and the idea that our computers would not be able to recognize the year 2000? Well, the predicted chaos did not become reality, and we did just fine moving into the year 2000. There was no real fear...
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Seth Dunlap
January 11, 2019 - 9:54 pm
Yes, there are a lot of "experts" picking the Philadelphia Eagles to beat the New Orleans Saints this weekend in the NFL playoffs. Who are these people? Watch the video below, or here , to find out!
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Seth Dunlap
November 08, 2018 - 8:08 pm
November could be the most critical month on any NFL calendar. The late season divisional games in December get more publicity, but often it’s the games of the preceding month that hold more importance. The reason for this is simple – head-to-head playoff tiebreakers are often determined in these...
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Seth Dunlap
October 18, 2018 - 7:54 pm
As we approach the midway point of the NFL season the real title contenders are beginning to separate themselves from the rest of the league. Similarly, the real MVP candidates are separating themselves from other pretenders. A trio of old gunslingers are trying to stave off an insurrection from...
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Seth Dunlap
September 20, 2018 - 7:53 pm
Millennial football fans have spent basically their entire adult lives living with a few universal truths: The Patriots are great The Cowboys get too much attention Every quarterback is judged on the Brady-Brees-Manning Standard Nobody knows what a catch is Rotate the Browns, Lions, Rams, and...
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Seth Dunlap
September 13, 2018 - 7:19 pm
There are a lot of old football clichés thrown around in the early NFL season; “You can’t win a championship in week one,” or, “It’s only one game!” By literal definition, those statements are true, but modern analytics show that it’s Week 2, yes this coming week, of the NFL season that is the most...
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Seth Dunlap
September 04, 2018 - 7:57 pm
With less than two days before we kick off the 2018 NFL campaign it's time for one of the most fun annual traditions, and also one of the most frustrating -- game by game season predictions, from Week 1 all the way through the Super Bowl. As I do every year, I go week-by-week and pick winners for...
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College football analyst Phil Steele believes it could be a down year for the LSU Football Tigers, and he credits the team’s young roster and a very tough slate as the biggest impediments to a memorable season. “I’m not as bullish on LSU as I normally am this year,” Steele said on WWL Radio’s...
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Feb 24, 2018; Durham, NC, USA; Duke Blue Devils head coach Mike Krzyzewski (right) talks to Duke Blue Devils guard Trevon Duval (1) during the second half against the Syracuse Orange at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Duke won 60-44.
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Seth Dunlap
March 14, 2018 - 8:39 pm
March Madness is finally here. Actually, it began on Tuesday when Radford and St. Bonnaventure won their First Four games in Dayton, OH. The first round begins on Thursday morning, which means this is your last chance to get set for three weeks of upsets, miracle shots, Cinderella runs, instant...
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Mar 3, 2018; New York, NY, USA; Michigan State Spartans guard Cassius Winston (5) controls the ball against Michigan Wolverines guard Jaaron Simmons (5) during the second half of a semifinal game of the 2018 Big Ten Tournament at Madison Square Garden.
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Mark Menard
March 13, 2018 - 6:40 pm
So just my luck, I've been asked to write a column filled with March Madness predictions in what could be the most unpredictable year in recent memory. I'm going to preface this article by warning you. I'm no expert. I'm not some analytical wizard with eidetic memory, reveling in the minutia of...
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