Archive | September, 2013

NFL Week 4: New England Patriots at Atlanta Falcons Preview & Picks

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Tom Brady: needs his New England ‘weapons’

The (3-0) New England Patriots travel to the fierce and home-team friendly Georgia Dome to take on the (1-2) Atlanta Falcons (Sunday, 8.30pm ET, on NBC).

Despite losing last week to the Miami Dolphins, the Falcons are actually 2.5pt favorites on the sportsbooks’ spread in this contest, having jumped to that mark after more …

NFL Week 2: San Francisco 49ers at Seattle Seahawks

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Russell Wilson: phenomenal numbers

The San Francisco 49ers (1-0) and Seattle Seahawks (1-0) face off in an explosive Sunday night matchup that puts their new and blossoming rivalry center stage (8.30pm ET, September 15).

The two NFC West opponents go head-to-head for the first time since Seattle routed San Francisco 42-13, securing the Seahawk’s playoff spot. It was San Francisco however, that went on to win the NFC Championship and just fall short in the Super Bowl. more …

US Open Final: In-Form Nadal Can Deny Djokovic

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Nadal can take control of the US Open Final

Once again one of the four tennis majors will be decided between two of the best in the world as No. 1 Novak Djokovic and No. 2 Rafael Nadal face off in the US Open Men’s Final (Monday, 5pm ET). The world number one ranking is also on the line.

The 26-year-old Djokovic emerged as one of the best in the world a few years ago and he hasn’t slowed down since. In 2013, that more …

NFL Week 1: Baltimore Ravens at Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos journey for a Super Bowl begins with the same team that ended their quest last season as they face the Baltimore Ravens for the NFL season kickoff (Thursday, 8.30pm ET).

Last year, Peyton Manning (pictured) and the Denver Broncos (13-3) saw their Super Bowl aspirations end at the hands of more …