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Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson earns big raise in 2013Updated Jan 30 Share Tweet
Over the last few days, "Shutdown Corner" has reported on some of the base salary increases for the 2013 season. In the first report last Saturday, which was updated on Monday, the highest increase belong to Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt M…
Share TweetHouston Texans Former Texans fullback Vonta Leach said it was a call from linebacker Ray Lewis that sold him on the idea of playing for the Ravens in 2011. "I got a call from [Ravens GM] Ozzie Newsome, he said 'Hey, I need you over here,'" Lea…Source: ESPN.com
Astros 2013: Left Field — How will the dominoes fall?Updated Jan 30 Share TweetBrian Todd and Dan Peschong have joined Chip to take a position-by-position look at the 2013 Astros. Both Brian and Dan are not only long-time Astros’ fans, but veteran followers and contributors to this blog. • •• ••• •• • January 23:Source: chron.com
NFL32OT: Alex Smith's Future Still BrightJan 30Episode 259: Suzy Kolber and Chris Mortensen discuss Alex Smith's future. Eric Mangini breaks down how the Ravens can defend against Colin Kaepernick. The NFL32 crew discuss who they would like on their team; Aldon Smith or J.J. Watt.
Nuggets Win Fifth StraightJan 30Nuggets fly by Rockets, 118-110.
Super Bowl XLVII -- Ravens, 49ers power their way to the Super BowlJan 30Fans of old-school football should rejoice about the Ravens-49ers matchup. It should be power football at its finest.
Sources -- Memphis Grizzlies agree in principle to trade Rudy Gay to Toron…Jan 30The Memphis Grizzlies and Toronto Raptors have agreed in principle on a trade that will send leading scorer Rudy Gay to the Raptors, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
Don Banks: Homegrown or imported, 49ers are loaded with blue-chip talentJan 30NEW ORLEANS -- The Cain and Abel coaching subplot in this year's Super Bowl is undeniably the most irresistible in NFL history, but it's still the playing talent that decides championships in football, and that's where the San Francisco 49ers have almos…