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Another Day, Another NFL Player in Trouble

The latest file on commissioner Roger Goodell’s desk, which is so overloaded with criminal-conduct cases that he can’t find the pencil sharpener with a weed blower, involves a familiar name. Remember Aldon Smith, who was busted last September for

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Another Day, Another NFL Player in Trouble

The latest file on Roger Goodell’s desk, which is so overloaded with criminal-conduct cases that he can’t find the pencil sharpener with a weedblower, involves a familiar name. Remember Aldon Smith, who was busted last September for drunk driving

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Watson Turning Masters Into Major Hubbubba

It’s comforting to know in the 21st century that a genuine good-old-boy named Bubba, nicknamed as such because of post-womb chubby cheeks and hailing from a working-class part of the Florida panhandle called the Redneck Riviera, could grow up

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Masters Marches On, In Tandem With Prodigy

This is what the Masters needed like an azalea begs for a sprinkler head, a 20-year-old prodigy who sees Tiger Woods as a geezer, thinks video games are so last decade and will refer to Bubba Watson — who

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Baseball’s First Replay Snafus Are Stinkers

All I care about, really, is October. Will baseball’s new replay system prevent the most meaningful games from being tarnished by crap umpiring calls? Before the weekend, I kept the faith. Now, I’m doubtful. The first snafus of the

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MLB Lets Gooey Pitchers Mock Rule Book

You’re fooling no one, boys. Every team in the major leagues has a pitcher or two — or four or eight or 10 — who doctor the baseball. This is why the Red Sox said nothing when everyone with

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Mariotti Show Replay: Friday, April 11th

Missed part of the show? Here’s a rewind of the program

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Personal Conduct Still Out of Bounds in NFL

So the weary eyes of football jurisprudence turn to Colin Kaepernick, once known for tats but now for an apparent tattler. If you believe TMZ.com, the 49ers quarterback and GQ cover dude is being investigated for an alleged sexual

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Mariotti Show Replay: Thursday, April 10th

Missed part of the show? Here’s a rewind of the program

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Without Tiger Drama, Golf Is Just Golf Again

Remember all those people who vilified and ridiculed Tiger Woods, called him a scumbag and a bimbo-izer and a commercial fraud after his sex scandal? Well, right about now, they’re starting to miss him. And as the Masters proceeds