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August 5, 2018

WWE Fantasy Matchups: Shawn Michaels VS The Rock

Two icons in professional wrestling whose paths never truly crossed during their Hall of Fame careers. WWE Fantasy Matchups: Shawn Michaels vs The Rock.
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AFC West / NFC West Featured

Broncos Position Competitions

Broncos Pre-Season Opener Highlights

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Broncos Pre-Season Opener Highlights;The opener didn't go quite as well as the Broncos would hope falling short 42-28 to the Minnesota Vikings.

Arizona Cardinals Observations From First Preseason Game

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The Arizona Cardinals defeated the Los Angeles Chargers in their preseason opener 24-17. Here are some takeaways from game number one.
Reuben Foster

Replacements For Reuben Foster

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Reuben Foster: The 49ers have a lot of expectations for the upcoming season and losing possibly their best player on defense for two games is a huge blow
Denver Broncos

Broncos Training Camp Days 6-10 Recap

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Broncos Training Camp Days 6-10 Recap;the first- team offense continued their role of shredding up their first team defense
KC Chiefs

The Chiefs’ Have a Corner Conundrum

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When the Chiefs traded Marcus Peters, they took a chance that they could build a better defensive backfield. The new parts are in place, including Kendall Fuller, but is is…

Kansas City Chiefs Preseason Opener Post-Game Takeaways

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The Kansas City Chiefs preseason opened against the Texans and we break down all the takeaways from the first peek at the 2018 squad.

Arizona Cardinals Rookie Preview

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Preseason football has arrived! This is our yearly opportunity to see Cardinals rookies first game action. This is the 2018 Arizona Cardinals Rookie Preview

Five Takeaways: Raiders vs Lions

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The Oakland Raiders were victorious in their first preseason game against the Detroit Lions, Here are the five biggest takeaways.

NCAAF

Cal Football

Jake Curhan Will Be Holding Down The Fort

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Standing at 6'6" and 330 pounds, RS sophomore offensive lineman Jake Curhan looks to keep this Cal offense steady and strong for the upcoming season.
California Golden Bears

Camryn Bynum Will Shock College Football

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Despite boasting a 6'0" 180 pound frame, RS sophomore cornerback Camryn Bynum will blow the NCAA away and surprise NFL scouts with his play this season.
Oregon Ducks Football

Justin Herbert And Oregon Hope To Return To PAC 12 Title Race

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Mario Cristobol is hopeful that his star quarterback, Justin Herbert, will bring the Oregon Ducks back to relevance again.
2018 CAL Bears Top Prospects

CAL Bears Top Prospects To Follow In 2018

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As the 2018 college football season begins, the CAL Bears have some exciting players to follow. Here are the 5 that Sports Al Dente will cover all season.
Washington State Cougars

Washington State Cougars Look To Make Another Strong Run In The PAC-12

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Mike Leach and Washington State look to compete in the PAC-12 with another solid team on the back of Peyton Pelluer and the strong secondary.
Utah Utes Football

2019 NFL Draft: Utah Prospects To Watch In 2018

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Utah Football only had one player drafted into the NFL last year, but there are players on the team this year that are looking to make it to the league.
Colorado Buffaloes

Colorado Buffaloes Worth Keeping An Eye On In 2018

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Which Colorado Buffaloes from the 2018 squad should you be keeping an eye on for the near and distant future? Find out who we think is worthy of following.
Cal Football

Patrick Laird Is A Preseason Powerhouse

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Redshirt senior running back Patrick Laird will be the driving force behind Cal’s 2018-2019 campaign, leading the way for their success.
2018 Washington State Top Prospects

The Top Washington State Cougars Prospects To Follow In 2018

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The Washington State Cougars have some great players heading into the 2018 season, but here are 5 players that Sports Al Dente will be following all year.
Oregon Top Prospects

Breakout Players Poised For A Big 2018 Season: Oregon Ducks

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A preview of Oregon Ducks breakout players to watch for, including quarterback Justin Herbert, and others looking to lead 2018 with high expectations.
Stanford Cardinal Football

Five Stanford Cardinal Prospects To Follow In 2018

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These are the five Stanford Cardinal prospects to keep an eye on during the 2018 college football season at Stanford University.
Rookies Christian McCaffrey

Stanford Cardinal Football: All-Decade Team (2007-17)

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This is a reference guide to celebrate some of the greatest Stanford Cardinal football players since 2007, like David DeCastro and Toby Gerhart.

Fantasy Football

2018 Fantasy Tight End Rankings

2018 Fantasy Tight End Rankings – Indoor Variable

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NFL players play the majority of their games indoors. So, looking at rankings of the best indoor players may not seem like it would be that advantageous.
Derek Carr

2018 Fantasy Sleepers To Buy And Sleepers To Fade

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Fantasy Sleepers: which fantasy sleepers to pursue and those we should look at as players who might not live up to the late-round hype.
Fantasy Tight End Rankings

2018 Fantasy Tight End Rankings – Outdoors

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Aren’t most games in the NFL played outside? 75% of teams in the NFL have an outdoor stadium. Our tight end rankings based on outdoor performance
Best Ball Fantasy Format Ryan Tannehill

Best Ball = Best Fantasy Football Format?

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Similiar to poker, fantasy football is primarily a game of skill and yet the element of luck is ever present. Enter the best ball format.

Editorial

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August 9, 2018

LA Clippers Rising Stars

LA Clippers Rising Stars; With only a few months left until the 2018-19 NBA season, it’s time to start tracking the future leaders of the league.

Latest Podcast

The Coach And The Don FeaturedSAD PodcastsThe Coach And The Don
July 29, 2018

Los Angeles Chargers Day 1 Training Camp Recap – The Coach And The Don

The Coach and The Don were live at the Los Angeles Chargers Day 1 Training Camp. Listen to our biggest takeaways from the first day!

NBA Featured

Kyle Kuzma Los Angeles Lakers

Kyle Kuzma, Los Angeles Lakers Rising Star

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LeBron James is not the only Laker to keep an eye out for. Second year rookie Kyle Kuzma is a rising star with the ability to make his mark in…
Staples Center

LA Clippers Rising Stars

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LA Clippers Rising Stars; With only a few months left until the 2018-19 NBA season, it’s time to start tracking the future leaders of the league.
NBA Summer League

NBA Summer League Finals: Lakers Lose To Trail Blazers, 91-73

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The Los Angeles Lakers, lost to the Portland Trail Blazers, 91-73 on Tuesday night in the Summer League Championship finals.
Kings Free Agency

The Kings Free Agency And Who They Should Sign

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A great look at prospected free agents the Kings should sign and reasons why.
Los Angeles Lakers Free Agent Signings

Los Angeles Lakers 2018 Free Agency Moves

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After signing free agent LeBron James, they completed their free agency agenda by adding defensive players: Rondo, McGee, Stephenson, and Caldwell-Pope.
LeBron James

LeBron James Signs With The Los Angeles Lakers

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Klutch Sports announces that LeBron James will be signing with the Los Angeles Lakers on a four-year, $153.3 million-dollar.

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WWE Featured

The Dive: How Wrestling Led Me To Covering Notre Dame Football

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It's been a crazy 15 months for me, but I am truly excited to be covering Notre Dame football this fall. Here's how pro wrestling helped me get here.

Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart Passes Away at 63

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Legendary wrestler Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart has passed away at the age of 63, WWE confirmed Monday morning. Neidhart was a two-time WWE Tag Team Champion.
Roman Reigns

The Dive: How To Save The SummerSlam Main Event

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The main event of SummerSlam seems like a predictable outcome, but WWE can save themselves if they shock us and do something few people will see coming.
HBK vs Rocky

WWE Fantasy Matchups: Shawn Michaels VS The Rock

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Two icons in professional wrestling whose paths never truly crossed during their Hall of Fame careers. WWE Fantasy Matchups: Shawn Michaels vs The Rock.
United States Championship

Series: Ranking The Top Ten United States Champions of the 1990’s

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Join us as we continue our series and countdown the Top Ten United States Champions of the 1990's

The Dive: A Sad Day in Pro Wrestling

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Sunday was a sad day in pro wrestling, as four people who all impacted the wrestling world passed away.