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  1. Infographic -- How Aja Evans Got That Body

    From her NFL-style workouts to her training table, here's a look at how bobsledder Aja Evans sculpted her physique.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2014
  2. RTC: Per NFLN, Titans lack star power

    Tania Ganguli

    Reading the coverage of the Tennessee Titans ... We begin today with a pair of stories from John Glennon of The Tennessean. First, the Titans are serious about making Taylor Lewan a right tackle. He was a star left tackle in college. Last season w...

    Blog | June 27, 2014
  3. Greece-Japan Preview

    Greece-Japan Preview

    Preview | June 17, 2014
  4. The People Tracking Every Touch, Pass And Tackle in the World Cup...

    With each click and drag of a mouse, young soccer fanatics are creating the building blocks of the advanced stats that are changing how the sport is played, watched and analyzed. Opta and Prozone are among the companies that have...

    Blog | June 10, 2014
  5. Time will tell if Luis Enrique is right for Barcelona

    Graham Hunter

    To my eye, Luis Enrique has always reminded me of Roy Keane. Facially and physically they are similar and when the Spaniard was in full flow, bursting forward from midfield to make a tackle, make a goal or tuck the ball away himself, there was a simi...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  6. Top Tenner: Notorious Fouls

    Nick Miller

    We've taken a look at player-managers, World Cup villains, goal celebrations and veterans. Next up, we've got fouls. The World Cup is home to the finest feats of skill and athleticism in football, but it has also seen many of the most violent and ne...

    Blog | May 05, 2014
  7. Video: 16-year-old Ecuador prodigy waltzes past nine tackles to s...

    Chris Wright

    There's a fair chance you won't have heard the name Fabian Tello before but, on the following evidence at least, there's also a good chance that his is a name you may well be hearing rather more of in the not-so-distant future. Playing for Ecuador...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  8. Only the pressure can defeat Barca

    Dermot Ledwith

    Pressure is very hard to define for a sportsman and can manifest itself in many ways. For a footballer it could be missing a crucial penalty, mislaying an important pass or mistiming a goal-saving tackle. You only have a split second to react in ...

    Blog | March 01, 2014
  9. Video: Italian midfielder scores 75-yard golazo with a sliding ta...

    Chris Wright

    What we have here is the highlight reel from Sunday's clash between Vigor Lamezia and Tuttocuoio 1957 in the regional Italian fourth tier which, along with some sterling footage of the kick-off and a botched free kick, also features the only goal of ...

    Blog | February 12, 2014
  10. Spurs must move on from City mauling

    John Crace

    First things first. Should Michael Dawson's first-half goal been allowed to stand? Probably. Should Manchester City have been awarded a penalty for Danny Rose's tackle on Edin Dzeko five minutes into the second half? Probably not. Should Danny Rose h...

    Blog | January 30, 2014
  11. Villa and West Brom resume derby rivalry

    Kevin Hughes

    While the days slowly tick down to the closure of the January transfer window, there is the not-so-small matter of a Midlands derby for Villa to tackle. Suspend hopes of finally landing that top-class attacking midfielder for 90 minutes, at least...

    Blog | January 27, 2014
  12. Gareth Barry, Steven Gerrard a study in contrasts

    Michael Cox

    Following a pulsating 3-3 draw in November's Merseyside derby at Goodison Park, Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard immediately spoke to Everton's Gareth Barry and apologised for an earlier challenge between the two. In a 50-50 tackle, Gerrard raised hi...

    Blog | January 27, 2014
  13. PSG looking to make up for lost time in Coupe

    Jonathan Johnson

    No sooner had they arrived back in the French capital from Qatar last week, Paris Saint-Germain prepared to travel to Brittany on Sunday to tackle Ligue 2 outfit Stade Brestois in the Coupe de France's (French FA Cup) round of 64. Shortly before depa...

    Blog | January 07, 2014
  14. Alabama tackle Cyrus Kouandjio took a long route from Cameroon to...

    Alex Scarborough

    Cyrus Kouandjio, surefire NFL pick, born in Cameroon, originally committed to Auburn but now starts alongside brother for Crimson Tide

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2013
  15. Curiously, Messi's injury is Argentina's gain

    Rory Smith

    Lionel Messi has brushed off far worse. Jose Caro's tackle was a breath too late, his leg stretched a little too far. Still, he did not make much contact. It was hardly brutal. It seemed like nothing. But his victim had needed to shift his body, to s...

    Blog | November 18, 2013
  16. Maturing Tiote fine-tuning aggressive style

    Lee Ryder

    Cheik Tiote will lead Newcastle United out at the Stadium of Light this Sunday, and he will be looking for derby day closure. Last season, the Ivory Coast star was red-carded in the fixture for a high tackle on Sunderland's Steven Fletcher. The...

    Blog | October 24, 2013