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It's been a rough start to the season for Tim Duncan, who followed up a brilliant turn-back-the-clock 2012-13 season that ended in heartbreak by opening the 2013-14 campaign shooting less than 40 percent from the floor and putting up just 11 points and …Upvote Share Tweet
Smith likes how Ryan handles pressureESPN.com Updated Dec 2, 2013Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith praised quarterback Matt Ryan for the way he handled playing under duress against a potent Buffalo Bills pass rush. Ryan was sacked a season-high six times in the game -- and was hit nine times -- yet still made som…Upvote Share Tweet
Braves non-tender Janish, E. Johnson, MartinezMLB.com Updated Dec 2, 2013Paul Janish and Elliot Johnson provided some valuable contributions after the Braves pushed them into starting roles at times over the past two seasons. But the two backup infielders might now be looking for a new employer.Upvote Share Tweet
Chipper Jones takes a shot at the Braves and Tim Hudson on Twitteryahoo.com Updated Dec 2, 2013During the NLDS, Atlanta Braves legend Chipper Jones angered the current Braves by predicting they would lose that series to the Los Angeles Dodgers. When Jones showed up to throw out a ceremonial first-pitch — like players from the past do during the p…Upvote Share Tweet
Falcons-Bills draws smallest Toronto crowd yetprofootballtalk.com Updated Dec 2, 2013Two bad football teams and one bad mayor weren’t enough to put butts in the seats in Toronto on Sunday. According to the Globe & Mail, only 39,869 showed up for Sunday’s annual Ontario NFL fest, the smallest crowd yet for a regular-season game Bills…Upvote Share Tweet
William Moore bracing for yet another fineprofootballtalk.com Updated Dec 2, 2013Falcons safety William Moore ought to be celebrating today, after helping the Falcons to a rare win. Instead, he’s bracing for yet another fine, which will add to a hefty bill for the year. Moore was flagged for leading with his head on Bills wide recei…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Dec 2, 2013A review of four hot issues from the Atlanta Falcons' 34-31 overtime win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday at Toronto's Rogers Centre: In the running: The Falcons were able to balance things on offense with a solid rushing attack. Steven Jackson led the …Upvote Share Tweet
Duncan's Buzzer-Beater Lifts SpursDec 2Tim Duncan scored 23 points, including the game-winning jumper, and grabbed 21 rebounds to lead the Spurs past the Hawks 102-100.
Philly’s Perfect PitcherDec 2What a day. What a weekend. And it’s not over: Game of the Century(Link) tonight in Seattle: Saints (9-2) at Seahawks (10-1), and the only thing up for grabs is home-field advantage in the NFC playoffs when both of those teams view the road as kryptonit…