The Mashup

September 01, 2009 - 2:01 pm
Reporters love Twitter. It is a way to break news and promote stories. For sports journalists it provides a way to stay in touch with the fan base and let personalities shine through outside of the normal realm of the beat. Real time updates with a little flair? Sign us up. Along with other social...
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August 31, 2009 - 6:29 pm
After 13 seasons, nine trips to the playoffs, three Super Bowl rings and one great comeback, the Patriots have lost one of its most recognizable faces and names. On Monday morning, Tedy Bruschi announced his retirement from professional football, putting a cap on a spectacular career, all spent in...
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August 27, 2009 - 2:34 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- The quarterback carousel at Boston College continues. After their fourth intra-squad scrimmage of camp the Eagles are not yet ready to determine the primary man underneath center come the season opener September 5th against Northeastern. Head Coach Frank Spaziani has an interesting...
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August 27, 2009 - 10:24 am
The List Is Dead! Long Live The List! Really, this is getting old. The List is driving me crazy. It is death by 104 paper cuts seasoned with lemon juice and sea salt. It is like Steve Carell getting his chest waxed in The 40 Year Old Virgin , slow and agonizing ripping of flesh ... 104 times. You...
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DJ Bean
August 27, 2009 - 6:43 am
There may be three teams in the AL East that figure to be in the thick of things for the entire season, but when it comes to the offseason, the Red Sox and Yankees rule the headlines and transactions log. This past winter was no different, and it was understood from the get-go. The Yankees were...
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DJ Bean
August 20, 2009 - 7:03 am
Since taking over for Paul Tagliabue just over three years ago, NFL Commisioner Roger Goodell has been a man on a mission. With the suspensions of Adam Jones , Chris Henry , Tank Johnson , and Michael Vick , to name a few, Goodell has shown that there is more to the job than inserting vocalized...
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August 18, 2009 - 10:40 am
Good morning New England! Last night, as most you were likely fast asleep, top major league pitching prospect, Stephen Strasburg became the highest paid baseball draftee in the history of the game. Now the property of the Washington Nationals , the newly-signed hurler inked a record-high 4-year $15...
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August 18, 2009 - 4:41 am
After an 11-day break from game action the Revs are gearing up for a trip to Seattle against the Sounders on Thursday night followed by a Sunday game at Gillette against Real Salt Lake. The 6-6-6 Revs will play their first-ever game in Seattle. Seattle sits at second in the Western Division and...
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August 18, 2009 - 4:38 am
For the last 41 years, American homes have been transfixed by what has become an American institution, 60 Â Minutes on CBS. The television news-magazine has covered everyone and everything making global headlines, from Richard Nixon to the latest scientific breakthroughs to current president Barack...
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August 15, 2009 - 2:01 pm
Exactly one year ago today, Usain Bolt and Tyson Gay were making history in Beijing at the 2008 Olympics . Today, the two track stars find themselves in Berlin at the IAAF World Championships in Athletics '€“ this time, reliving history. Both men cruised into the semifinals of the world...
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