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The Case For Derek Carr As MVP

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While there are a lot of nominees for the league MVP this year, one name really stands out. Derek Carr is easily the best choice to be league MVP even though he didn’t play in all 16 games this year, however, Carr’s reason for not playing was due to injury and not suspension like Brady or Bell. Regardless, Carr is …

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New York Rangers Say Goodbye

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On January 10th, the New York Rangers lost a beloved member of the Blueshirt family, and no, it was not a former player. NYPD detective Steven McDonald, who was shot and paralyzed in July 1986, passed away after suffering a heart attack last Saturday evening. He was one of the Rangers’ biggest and most devoted fans, and there is even …

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The Case Against Matt Ryan As MVP

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While Ashleigh made a great argument for Matt Ryan, the case against Matt Ryan as MVP is pretty simple. The question is if the Atlanta Falcons would have been as great without Matt Ryan and the answer is yes. While Ryan did throw for almost 5,000 yards and almost 40 touchdowns, he had a lot of secret weapons that guys …

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The Case for Matt Ryan as MVP

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While a lot of people were paying attention to Dak Prescott and Tom Brady, Falcons QB Matt Ryan quietly had an outstanding year. Ryan has always been a good quarterback, but for some reason fell just short of being considered one of the “elites” in the game.  This season, however, he posted outstanding numbers including 4,944 passing yards and 38 …

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NFL Wildcard Weekend Preview

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Houston Texans vs. Oakland Raiders This could have been an exciting game to watch as the Raiders finally made it back to the playoffs.  Unfortunately their star quarterback Derek Carr suffered a broken leg at the end of the regular season and will be out for the remainder of the playoffs.  Now this game will come down to Raiders’ rookie …

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NHL All-Star Game Picks Their Captains

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The NHL’s brightest stars are going to come together for a fun, sun-filled weekend in Los Angeles at the end of January for the All-Star Game, but before that happens, each division needs a captain. Each division needs to chose the individual who will help lead their team to victory, help his fellow comrades shine, and make for a great …

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The Case Against Ezekiel Elliott for MVP

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In the previous article, Rebecca made a strong case for why Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott should be named NFL MVP.   Elliott definitely had a great year, however, would the Cowboys have made the playoffs without him?  It seems likely with the strong play from fellow rookie Dak Prescott and resurgence of their defense.  It also does not hurt when …

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The Case For Ezekiel Elliott as MVP

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With the regular season over, it’s all about the playoffs and reflecting on this season’s best stars. Easily the biggest honor in the NFL is being named  MVP and some greats have won it including Johnny Unitas, Emmitt Smith, Walter Payton and most recently, Cam Newton. Even though Newton won’t even been in the conversation this year, Cowboys rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott …

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SportsAsToldByAGirl Spotlight Of The Year 2016

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This year was full of incredible moments for women of all ages and all races in sports. From winning gold medals to making history to long-awaited comebacks, 2016 had some memorable moments. There’s no denying this year has been tragic for many reasons. With the loss of legend Pat Summitt or the dethroning of Serena Williams, sport wasn’t always fun. Throughout …

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Puempel A Pleasant Surprise for New York

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After Mika Zibanejad went down with a fractured fibula at the end of November, the New York Rangers were desperate to find an extra forward to replace him for the 4-6 weeks the superstar Swede would be out. On November 21st, the team claimed Matt Puempel off waivers from the Ottawa Senators and he has turned out to be a …