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College Athletes Should Get Paid

One of the hotter topics this spring in college athletics has been whether college athletes should get paid. What many people have quietly called for and coaches have secretly long-supported is now being discussed among some of the movers and … Continue reading

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The Patriots’ Draft Philosophy: Success or Bust?

I was reflecting on the Patriots draft this past April, and as usual, second-guessing the logic of not drafting a premier pass rusher for a defense that “can’t stop a nose bleed.” It defies conventional thought. The Patriots defense made … Continue reading

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Heat Suddenly a Real Contender?

Call me crazy but ever since the regular season ended I’ve heard a strong buzz surrounding the Miami Heat’s prospects of advancing to the NBA Finals. I was particularly surprised given basketball experts have talked about how Miami wouldn’t make … Continue reading

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