NFL Power Rankings: NFC East demanding respect (1:13)
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Why the long face?

Rangers left-hander Derek Holland reacts after giving up two home runs to the Blue Jays in the first inning of Game 4. See the best images from the series. Full ALDS photo gallery

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Dinich: Baylor and TCU need to show more (1:10)
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2hBrandon Chatmon

The Big 12's best running game resides at Baylor

Most people don't realize it, but the best running game in the Big 12 is located at Baylor, which is more known for its high-octane passing attack.

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We Meme it: QB's struggling in the NFL

The World Wide Web may not have invented the social meme, but it has definitely been the preferred medium for spreading the message anyone wants to send on any given topic.

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'Boys should use bye to say bye-bye to QB

The Cowboys need something better than what QB Brandon Weeden has given them, writes Jean-Jacques Taylor. Which is why Garrett, Jones and virtually everybody else at the club's Valley Ranch training complex understands it's time to give Matt Cassel a chance to play. Time to go

QB change looming for Cowboys? (1:25)
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3hTodd Archer

Early bye helps Cowboys, but only to a point

The early bye week is beneficial to the Dallas Cowboys because of their injuries, but the team would still rather have a bye week later in the season.

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3hJohn Buccigross

Buccigross: Happy hockey new year

The hockey new year is upon us, so let's dive into predictions for standout rookies, how some intriguing teams look so far, early playoff projections and the top 10 college teams in the land.

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