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2018 Vikings grades: Safety Harrison Smith leads a deep secondary

11 days ago   |   By Startribune

The Vikings defense became the NFL's first since the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the 1998 and 1999 seasons to force the fewest passing touchdowns in back-to-back seasons.
Historical success wasn't uninterrupted. Early hiccups and an infusion of young talent for ailing starters led to the ninth-most explosive pass plays allowed , tied for the Vikings' worst mark in the Mike Zimmer era.
Grades are based on a 1-to-5 scale, with '5' marking excellence, '4' for above-average, '3' for average, '2' for below-average and '1' for failure to perform. Players that did not accrue a season (weren't on the...
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Opinion: The three biggest questions in college football for the 2019 season

Opinion: The three biggest questions in college football for the 2019 season

11 days ago   |   By USA Today

The college football season is over, but it isn't too soon to think about next year. Clemson, Alabama and who could contend are the biggest questions?
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Opinion: The three biggest questions in college football for the 2019 season

Opinion: The three biggest questions in college football for the 2019 season

11 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

SportsPulse: Miss college football action already? Well, Trysta Krick and Paul Myerberg tell us what to look forward to next season. Even with the 2018 college football season now in the rear-view mirror, Clemson's performance against Alabama in the College Football Playoff championship game will
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Labriola on skipping bowl games, Trevor in the NFL

Labriola on skipping bowl games, Trevor in the NFL

11 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

• Another college football bowl season has concluded, and even though Alabama didn't walk away with another big trophy, and even though some 19 players skipped their school's bowl game to get ready for the NFL draft process and/or protect themselves against injury, the world still is spinning
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NBA Power Rankings: Giannis, Bucks Holding Strong at Halfway Mark

11 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Halfway through the 2018-19 season, the Milwaukee Bucks refuse to relinquish their hold on the top spot in our NBA power rankings. Just about everyone else in the top 10 did some shuffling after a busy week, but not Milwaukee...
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Kane on trophy mission: Tottenham need to step it up & bring it home!

Kane on trophy mission: Tottenham need to step it up & bring it home!

11 days ago   |   By Goal

The England striker has called on his club team-mates to finally end their long wait for silverware as they compete on four fronts in 2018-19
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Morning links: Final grades in for 2018-19 college football season; Utes awarded Top 25 ranking in early

11 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

The final grades of the 2018-19 college football season are in, courtesy of USA Today Sports' Paul Myerberg. The rules, according to Myerberg, are simple. Since the beginning of the season, the publication “has been tracking how each team in the Bowl Subdivision has fared relative to preseason
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