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The Friday Five: The David-Stern-Is-Not-A-Coach Edition!

November 30, 2012

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Thank you all for returning to the recently hit or miss showing up of the Friday Five. Last week was a total blur, and the days ran together and before I knew it, it was Saturday. There is a reason for this, but I don’t feel that this is the proper medium to go into, […]

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Spurrier Sparks the Pro vs. College Debate: Why he’s wrong

November 1, 2012

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It is almost inevitable. Season after season someone tries to compare a college team to one in the NFL and/or NBA. It happened in 2005 when USC won college football’s BCS Championship. It happened with the Kentucky Wildcats that won last season’s NCAA Tournament. Seemingly every season someone tries to make the comparison and argue […]

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Week 8 NFL MVP Power Rankings

October 31, 2012

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We may be a little delayed due to Hurricane Sandy, but here’s the Week 8 NFL MVP Power Rankings 1. Aaron Rodgers, Last Week: 1 After getting off to a slow start, Aaron Rodgers is on fire. He has a league leading 21 TD’s to only 4 INT’s and has lead the Packers to three […]

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NFL Power Rankings: Week 8

October 31, 2012

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Editor’s note: The rankings and commentary are a collaboration between The Farm Club writers Clayton Crowe, Stephen Chott, Travis Devlin, and Ryan Womeldorf.                                      (Last Week’s Rank) 1. Atlanta Falcons (1) Will the Falcons finally get the respect they […]

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Week 8 Thoughts: Say Goodbye to Norv

October 30, 2012

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This week in the NFL, teams began to really set themselves apart from the rest of the pack while for others the free fall continued. We have a contending pack of 3-4 in the AFC and legitimately 6-7 in the NFC. But before I get to anything: I hate the Patriots but during their visit […]

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New Cowboys Stadium: Home Field Disadvantage

October 29, 2012

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Home field advantage in the NFL is almost priceless- for the right team. With the help of fans, chaos and noise levels of around 112 decibels can often pressure the opposition offense into making mistakes, or causing any number of penalties though the sheer lack of being able to hear the instructions being called. Ignoring […]

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A Crucial Catch: The NFL and the business of pink

October 28, 2012

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Stephanie McClung   Every October, the NFL goes pink. Pink cleats, pink towels, pink hats, pink everywhere! Ribbons are painted on the fields and hashtag movements are retweeted on Twitter while the most violent American sport undergoes a more feminine transformation. The goal of A Crucial Catch is to raise money for breast cancer research […]

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Week 8 Fantasy Football: Start or Sit

October 25, 2012

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In this week 8 edition of Sit or Start, the agenda is to point out those players worth starting above others based upon matchup and past performances.  It will not be exhaustive but instead will cover players who are considered undeniable starts that are primed to produce. Quarterbacks Starts Peyton Manning and Drew Brees-Both are […]

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