Prepare for new year with 20-12 combos in sports
Bring on the year 2012.
On the Chinese calendar, it's the Year of the Dragon. On the Mayan calendar, it's the year we all implode like the Red Sox in September. Supposedly the ancient Mayans predicted the end of the world for Dec. 21, 2012, just in time to leave us all in suspense about the NFL wild-card races.
But to those in sports -- or who follow sports -- numbers can hold special meaning (why else would Clinton Portis pay $18,000 to a Redskins teammate ...
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