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2013-14 Postseason: Bring your QB

There’s that old adage about bringing your defense to the postseason party. Sure, no one will debate that. Just look at the last three Super Bowl champions – Green Bay, New York and Baltimore all…


Danny Salazar gets the call for the Indians in the wild card game against the Rays (Photo Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

MLB Playoff Preview: First Round Analysis

Okay, so the MLB playoff teams are all but set. Of course, you had all of these teams in your preseason picks, didn’t you? No, wait, you had the Toronto Blue Jays, Los Angeles Angels, and Washington Nationals….


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NFL Playoff Blog

We’re Number One! So what? I used to think being a number one seed mattered in the NFL. Maybe it still does. Heck, Atlanta needed all the dome noise it could get last week in…


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2012 Major League Baseball Playoff Preview

We’ve reached October after a thrilling regular season, and now will bear witness to baseball’s new 10-team playoff format, beginning with two one-game Wild Card playoff games leading into the Division Series. Here is a…


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Who are the AL Wild Card favorites?

Who will break the playoff barrier this year? With roughly 40 games to go, it’s time to break down which teams on the American League bubble of the new 5-team field will join the postseason…



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Wild Card Weekend upon us; picks

Welcome to the second season, my friends. The playoffs are here – in a season that almost never was. A dual rookie QB matchup and the toast of the league trying to slay the mighty…


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How the West was lost

            Coming into this year, I had a theory: the right teams will always be there come playoff time. No matter what, the team that has a chance to do damage…