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Ten Players Key The Vikings Fate in 2012

I believe the Vikings have 10 ten players that will determine whether they win 4 games or up to 8 games in 2012.

10) RT, Phil Loadholt - The right tackle allowed more sacks than anyone on the Viking roster in 2012 and needs to improve his pass blocking or Christian Ponder is going to get killed. The Vikings will likely keep the tight end in to help Loadholt but that limit's Ponder passing options.

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Trevor Plouffe Part of Twins Core Long-Term

As long as Trevor Plouffe's bat remains hot, he'll have a job at third base.

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5 NFL Teams That Did Not Make The Playoffs In ’11 – But Will In 2012!

ESPN has been going nuts this off season with their predicting and prognosticating for the upcoming 2012 season.

Some of the predictions and analysis are so predictable that it's hard for me to even believe these guys are getting paid

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Bye Bye Michael Beasley!

What was your favorite "Michael Beasley" moment?

Because there won't be anymore of them in a Minnesota uniform.

Beasley is a guy that I really tried to root for as a Timberwolves player (more than once, actually), but his inconsistency got to be a little too much for me to bare at times, I will admit

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Nicolas Batum Would Be Great For T’Wolves!

Free agent swingman Nicolas Batum has said that next season he will either rejoin the Portland Trail Blazers, or come to Minnesota and join the Timberwolves.

T'Wolves fans should collectively pray for the latter

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Twins Pitching Staff Is Historically Bad!

We knew they were going to be bad, but we had no idea it would be like this.

The Minnesota Twins have the worst pitching staff in all of baseball.  Sadly, that's not just my opinion, as the pitching statistics thus far in 2012 are proving that to be fact

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Who Should Be The Twins All-Star?

It's a fair question.

Until very recently, my answer, and really the only deserving candidate, was Josh Willingham.

His batting average has certainly come back to earth, as now he is hitting a very average

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T’Wolves Will Love Chase Budinger Deal!

It may not seem like a big deal to most of the NBA.

In fact, most of the league views this as a move mostly for the Rockets - who are apparently trying to make cap room for a serious run at Dwight Howard

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5 Early Fantasy Football Thoughts!

Let's face it, it's NEVER too early to start thinking about fantasy football.  Draft day is always one of my favorite days of the entire year, and we all love our team right after our draft, right?

Last year was not a particularly good one for me, in any of my three leagues

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Roger Clemens Is In No Way “Innocent”!

Roger Clemens was once thought of as one of the good guys in sports.  And now that the jury has come back with a "not guilty" verdict in his case regarding lying about his alleged steroid use, the Hall Of Fame surely awaits

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