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World Series opponents Miguel Cabrera and Buster Posey take hom…

World Series opponents Miguel Cabrera and Buster Posey take home MVP awards

yahoo.com Updated Nov 15, 2012
BREAKING: Baseball's MVP awards have been announced and the world is still spinning. After months of debate and name-calling from supporters on both sides, Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera won his first American League MVP award on Thursday, …
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  • Five Surprises of the Young N.B.A. Season

    Five Surprises of the Young N.B.A. Season

    nytimes.com Nov 15, 2012
    Rajon Rondo of the Celtics and Omer Asik of the Rockets have excelled. Ersan Ilyasova of the Bucks has not.
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  • Packers-Lions: Tough task for Lions' D

    Packers-Lions: Tough task for Lions' D

    ESPN.com Nov 15, 2012
    Around here, we learned yet another lesson about the limits of conventional wisdom last week. Playing without leading receiver Percy Harvin, the Minnesota Vikings completed 75 percent of their passes and put up 221 passing yards in a 34-24 surprise over…
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  • Trout-Cabrera not only close MVP race

    Trout-Cabrera not only close MVP race

    CNNSI.com Nov 15, 2012
    The Baseball Writers Association of America concludes its awards week Thursday night with the announcement of the winners of the Most Valuable Player awards in each league.
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  • Can the Packers make the Super Bowl?

    Can the Packers make the Super Bowl?

    ESPN.com Nov 15, 2012
    The assignment for each NFL blogger was to argue the chances of one divisional team to reach the Super Bowl. That put me in a bit of a predicament, considering the NFC North has two of the top championship contenders in the entire league. The Chicago Be…
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  • Richard Sherman isn’t buying Tramon Williams as Optimus Prime

    Richard Sherman isn’t buying Tramon Williams as Optimus Prime

    profootballtalk.com Nov 15, 2012
    Packers cornerback Tramon Williams took a page from Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman’s book and dubbed himself Optimus Prime ahead of this week’s matchup with Megatron, a.k.a Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson. Williams also took a shot at Sherman
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  • Packers know it will be hard to make Rodgers play safe

    Packers know it will be hard to make Rodgers play safe

    profootballtalk.com Nov 15, 2012
    Not that they weren’t already concerned, but last weekend made the Packers that much more conscious of keeping Aaron Rodgers upright. With Michael Vick, Jay Cutler and Alex Smith leaving with concussions, it brought back into focus for them the risk the
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  • Video - Ranking The Patriots 02:07

    Ranking The Patriots

    Nov 15
    Lomas Brown discusses the Patriots' rank among the NFL's elite as well as the impact that Aqib Talib will have on New England's defense.

Sports Columnists

  • Weekend Dime -- Mike D'Antoni And The Los Angeles Lakers

    Nov 15
    Marc Stein xxxx.
  • Weekend Dime -- Steve Nash and Mike D'Antoni get a second chance

    Nov 15
    After four years apart, Steve Nash and Mike D'Antoni are back on the title hunt in Los Angeles. Marc Stein has that and all the latest buzz from around the league in the latest Weekend Dime.
  • Biggest NFL games of Week 11 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Nov 15
    This weekend will help determine how interesting the AFC playoff race will be down the stretch, John Clayton writes.
  • Zach Randolph and Kendrick Perkins confrontation being looked into by NBA

    Nov 15
    The NBA is investigating Wednesday night's reported confrontation involving Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph and Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins, according to a league spokesman.