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Baseball Announcers: More Than Just A Voice

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Hockey: Why Can't The NHL Just Keep It Canadian?

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Serena Williams of the United States celebrates after beating Flavia Pennetta of Italy during the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York on Tuesday. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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A Fading Champ, But A Champ Still: Muhammad Ali

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High school players will experience more than 40,000 concussions this season. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Many Halls Of Fame, Only One 'Bullet Bob' Hayes

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High-And-Mighty ESPN Should Take It Down A Notch

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Deford: 'That's No Lady, That's An Athlete!'

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Baseball's Graybeards? They Manage

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For Tom Watson, The Club And The Caddie Were Key

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Loathing The Bowl Championship Series

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