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  1. Top match-decider on each Prem team

    Adrian Melville

    Premier League

    Story | December 16, 2014
  2. Neymar X factor in Barca trophy chase

    Adrian Melville

    La Liga

    Story | December 09, 2014
  3. Soccer - Angel Di Maria key to Manchester United's Europe shot

    Adrian Melville

    Who has been the best offseason addition this season? Adrian Melville says it has been Angel Di Maria, who has quickly emerged as Manchester United's most important player and the X factor to the Red Devils returning to European competition.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2014
  4. Angel Di Maria among X factor players on World Cup contenders - 2...

    Adrian Melville

    Adrian Melville outlines X factor players for each of the top five teams entering the 2014 World Cup. Among them is Angel Di Maria for Argentina.

    Story | Conversation | June 12, 2014
  5. Why Cristiano Ronaldo is the world's best player - 2014 World Cup...

    Adrian Melville

    Adrian Melville outlines why Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo is the world's best soccer player. While a case can be made for Lionel Messi, Adrian writes that no player on the planet can match Ronaldo's consistency and clutch play as an attacker.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2014
  6. The decline of Spain and tiki-taka - 2014 World Cup

    Adrian Melville

    Adrian Melville examines the decline of Spanish soccer dominance as the team slowly moves away from its traditional tiki-taka style.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2014
  7. The case for taking Manziel, for 11 teams

    Mike Sando

    One player in the 2014 NFL draft has the power to instantly transform an irrelevant franchise into a compelling one. Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel stands alone in that regard. He's the X factor in the top 10 selections, the player hard-cor...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  8. X factor players for UCL contenders

    Adrian Melville

    #INSERT type:image caption:Marco Reus is a big part of Borussia Dortmund's midfield. END# Half of the quarterfinal field for the UEFA Champions League is now set, and the road to the title is inevitably about to become more difficult for the top cl...

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2014
  9. X factor players for EPL contenders

    Adrian Melville

    #INSERT type:image caption: Arsenal's Olivier Giroud and Manchester City's Fernandinho play pivotal roles for their respective teams. END# The critical months of the 2013-14 Premier League season are upon us, and because the league is a...

    Story | Conversation | February 03, 2014
  10. Who are contenders' X factor players?

    Jeff Goodman

    It's clear how important guys like Russ Smith, Marcus Smart, Nick Johnson and C.J. Fair are to their respective teams. However, who are the X factor players for the legitimate national title contenders? These are the guys who very well could deter...

    Blog | January 27, 2014
  11. Scouting reports for ALCS between Detroit Tigers and Boston Red S...

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron breaks down the ALCS matchup between the Tigers and Red Sox, noting that Shane Victorino could be the series' X factor.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2013
  12. Teams expected to decline in 2013-14

    Jeff Goodman

    We recently looked at 10 X factor teams heading into the season, clubs that could surprise people. Now it's time to take a look at 10 teams that may fall in 2013-14, whether it be out of the NCAA tournament, or just a dip from where they have been re...

    Blog | August 09, 2013
  13. Top 10 X-factor teams for 2013-14

    Jeff Goodman

    With the July recruiting period in the rearview mirror, it's time to now start focusing on college hoops again. Sure, we'll still touch on recruiting at times in this space -- and also NBA topics -- but the primary focus will be college basketball. ...

    Blog | July 30, 2013
  14. New York Giants are the team to beat

    Adam Schefter

    Adam Schefter answers reader questions in his mailbag twice a week. Got a query of your own? Submit it here. Q: Who do you think will be the X factor in the Giants-Cowboys game on Wednesday? Do you think Jason Witten will play? -- Christian ...

    Blog | September 05, 2012
  15. NFL - Mailbag on New York Giants, Peyton Manning, more

    Adam Schefter

    Adam Schefter dives into his mailbag to answer questions on the New York Giants, Peyton Manning and more. He also ranks the top five NFL teams entering the 2012 season.

    Blog | Conversation | September 05, 2012
  16. NBA playoffs: Postseason MVP rankings

    David Thorpe

    Who were the best performers in the playoffs? We've been keeping track.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2011