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Rajon Rondo Moves One Step Closer To A Record; Kyrie Irving Nea…

Rajon Rondo Moves One Step Closer To A Record; Kyrie Irving Nearly Beats Dallas By Himself

dimemag.com Updated Nov 17, 2012
In one of those dreaded Saturday afternoon Atlantic Division games (seriously, who came up with these?), Boston turned a close game against Toronto into a rout during the second half of a 107-89 beatdown. Jason Terry, still starting in the Bean, went of…
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  • Terry Pluto's Talkin: Let's see less Mohamed Massaquoi and more…

    Terry Pluto's Talkin: Let's see less Mohamed Massaquoi and more of the young receivers

    cleveland.com Nov 17, 2012
    The Browns already know what they have in Massaquoi: A decent receiver who gets hurt a lot. Josh Gordon, Josh Cooper and Travis Benjamin should get more playing time down the stretch to see how they develop alongside Greg Little.
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  • Mayo, Mavericks clutch late, shoot by Cavaliers

    Mayo, Mavericks clutch late, shoot by Cavaliers

    ESPN.com Nov 17, 2012
    O.J. Mayo scored 19 points and the Dallas Mavericks used a pair of 9-0 runs in the fourth quarter to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-95 on Saturday night.
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  • Cleveland Browns face difficult task in the Dallas Cowboys' Mr.…

    Cleveland Browns face difficult task in the Dallas Cowboys' Mr. November, Tony Romo

    cleveland.com Nov 17, 2012
    Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, who is 20-3 in November, is especially dangerous when he gets out of the pocket and makes throws on the run.
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  • Cavailers' Zeller back from concussion

    Cavailers' Zeller back from concussion

    nba.com Nov 17, 2012
    Cavaliers rookie center Tyler Zeller has returned after missing four games with a fractured left orbital bone and a concussion.
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  • Lingering Items--Big Mouth Big Ego Edition

    Lingering Items--Big Mouth Big Ego Edition

    theclevelandfan.com Nov 17, 2012
      Rare is it that a player in any sport says anything of great interest that when he does you want to just cut him some slack, leave the comments to dangle and just enjoy the fact that you don't have to write another "we respect our opponents"…
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  • Haden makes trip, still game-time decision

    Haden makes trip, still game-time decision

    profootballtalk.com Nov 17, 2012
    For many injured players listed as questionable, the questions evaporate when the plane leaves for the site of the game without him.  For Browns cornerback Joe Haden, the question remains, because he made the trip to Dallas for Sunday’s game against th
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  • Richardson aims to emulate Smith

    Richardson aims to emulate Smith

    clevelandbrowns.com Nov 17, 2012
    Browns running back Trent Richardson will play against the team his childhood idol, Emmitt Smith, began his Hall of Fame career with in the Dallas Cowboys.
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  • Browns focus on eliminating distractions

    Browns focus on eliminating distractions

    clevelandbrowns.com Nov 17, 2012
    The Browns players will be focused on the game, not the venue, when they play at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Sunday.
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  • Young supports alma mater

    Young supports alma mater

    clevelandbrowns.com Nov 17, 2012
    Cleveland Browns defensive back Usama Young has not forgotten where he came from and still supports Kent State University’s football team.
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  • Browns vs. Cowboys - Week 11

    Browns vs. Cowboys - Week 11

    theclevelandfan.com Nov 17, 2012
    The Cleveland Browns come off the bye and head to Texas to take on the Dallas Cowboys. With seven games left in the season, and some potential wins there for the taking, how will the players and coaches respond as they are under the continued microscope…
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  • Should Browns Fans Be Upset With Josh Cribbs?

    Should Browns Fans Be Upset With Josh Cribbs?

    theclevelandfan.com Nov 17, 2012
    Judging by our timeline on Twitter this afternoon we are probably in the minority on this subject, but here goes: Is Josh Cribbs’ desire to have a bigger role in the Cleveland Browns offense really a bad thing? We admit to having a soft spot for Cribbs
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  • ESPN experts predict Browns-Cowboys

    ESPN experts predict Browns-Cowboys

    ESPN.com Nov 17, 2012
    In the video, Mark Schlereth and Herm Edwards make their predictions for the Browns at the Cowboys. Here's what the other ESPN experts are predicting: Eric Allen: Cowboys Mike Golic: Cowboys Merril Hoge: Cowboys Ron Jaworski: Cowboys Chris Mortensen: Co…
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  • Teammates of Cleveland Browns' rookie QB Brandon Weeden talk ab…

    Teammates of Cleveland Browns' rookie QB Brandon Weeden talk about his progress this season (video)

    cleveland.com Nov 17, 2012
    Cleveland Browns Trent Richardson, Joe Thomas, Ben Watson and Greg Little talk about the growth of rookie starting quarterback Brandon Weeden as they prepare for the last 7 games of the season following their bye week.
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  • View from the Porch: My Five Starting Pitcher Targets

    View from the Porch: My Five Starting Pitcher Targets

    theclevelandfan.com Nov 17, 2012
    It’s no secret that the Indians need starting pitching. Not one regular starting pitcher from the 2012 team qualified as being above replacement level. Justin Masterson regressed last season. Ubaldo Jimenez does not appear to be the answer that the Indi
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  • Video - Mavericks Hand Cavaliers Fifth Straight Loss 01:01

    Mavericks Hand Cavaliers Fifth Straight Loss

    Nov 17
    O.J. Mayo scored 19 points, and the Dallas Mavericks used a pair of 9-0 runs in the fourth quarter to beat the Cavaliers.

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