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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

In Monday night football, the Giants awaken and roll over Washington 45-12. Where was this team all season?

Most Memorable Games Of The Decade (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

As the decade comes to a close, we've looked back at some of the most memorable games and sporting events since 2000. Below is our list of the most un...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Ireland's demand is rejected that their World Cup qualifying loss to France be replayed. France won the game thanks to a handball. Baseball umpires are relieved that for once it wasn't their fault.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

It's a mess in Washington and we're not talking politics, it's the Redskins. The organization is blaming the media -- if it would stop printing the NFL standings, fans would have no idea the team stinks.

Ted Williams Head: How SI and the Mainstream Sports Media Gave John Henry Williams a Bum Rap

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Brian Ross

Let us finally put to rest one myth: Ted Williams was not frozen by his evil son, John Henry Williams.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Collected here are my Top 5 best and worst sports stories of the year.

John Lackey, Red Sox Nearing Agreement

ESPN Boston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

John Lackey traveled to Boston for a physical exam Monday, and a baseball source said the Red Sox are making progress toward an agreement with the fre...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

There will never be another feel good football story out of Hofstra like wide receiver Wayne Chrebet overcoming all odds to make the Jets. Hofstra has eliminated football.

Yanks Spending Money -- The American Way

Bruce Tenenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Bruce Tenenbaum

Read the sports pages today and you'll find a whole lot of jealous Yankee haters moaning and whining about the Yankees' payroll. But business is the business of America.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

A golfer in South Carolina went to retrieve his ball from a pond. An alligator bit off part of his arm. Your wet ball just isn't that valuable.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

And then there was one. The Saints were beaten by the Cowboys for their first loss of the season. That leaves the Indianapolis Colts as the only undefeated team in the NFL at 14-0.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

California Congressman Joe Baca says forget about that legislation that he proposed to honor Tiger Woods with a Congressional Gold Medal. Good call, Joe.

Baseball's New Market Inefficiency

Jonah Keri | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonah Keri

As expected, the baseball cognoscenti has gone ga-ga for Tyler Kepner's New York Times piece on AL Cy Young winner Zack Greinke. And why not?

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Let's make marathons more interesting. How about crawling through windmills? We could combine the very best that marathon racing and miniature golf have to offer.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Here's a warning to wayward athletes and other denizens of the sports world. Word is that the launch of TMZsports.com is right around the corner. That's not good news if you misbehave.

Biggest Upsets Of The Decade (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

As the decade comes to a close, we've looked back and put together some of the greatest upsets in the sports world since 2000. Did we miss anything? E...

The Myth of Complacency in Boston Sports

Steve Buckley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Steve Buckley

I have yet to make the acquaintance of a Boston sports fan who, having witnessed six championships in a little more than six years, is capable of sitting back and saying, "OK, I'm good."

Yankees Buy Another World Series Title

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Avi Sinensky

Sources inside the Yankees revealed late last night that they will be holding a press conference to announce that they have acquired the rights to the Florida Marlins' 2003 World Series Championship.

Con Games: I'm Allergic To New England

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Conniff

I can't wait to get back to Denver, Aspen, and the West -- the wide open spaces and really cool place, the wildlife, the rivers, the mountains, the light. I won't be allergic to anything once I get off the plane.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

At Texas Tech the coach has banned all of his players from tweeting after one of his linebackers tweeted that the coach was late for a meeting. Doesn't the First Amendment guarantee freedom of tweech?

Curt Schilling Considering Run For Ted Kennedy's Senate Seat (VIDEO)

AP | GLEN JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — Curt Schilling, the former major league pitcher who won the allegiance of Bostonians by leading the Red Sox to the 2004 World Series, s...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The video screens at the new Cowboys Stadium are the 8th wonder of the world. They are 60 yards long and stretch from 20-yard line to 20-yard line. Cost? $40-million.

Yankees Blast Red Sox In 5-HR Outburst, Jeter Homers On First Pitch

AP | HOWARD ULMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

BOSTON — CC Sabathia against Josh Beckett loomed as a low-scoring duel between two of baseball's best pitchers. Neither lived up to the hype, e...

Yankees Beat Red Sox 5-2, Sweep Series

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Johnny Damon and Mark Teixeira hit back-to-back homers in the eighth inning Sunday night, and the New York Yankees beat the Boston Re...

Yankees (Finally) Beat Red Sox

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Melky Cabrera and the New York Yankees knocked out John Smoltz early, and soon it was all over: They had finally beaten the Boston Re...