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  1. Sugar Bowl X factors: Defense

    Alex Scarborough and Austin Ward

    The Allstate Sugar Bowl featuring No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Ohio State could come down to unexpected players stepping up and making big plays. Earlier we looked at who could be the offensive X factors, and now we look at who could fill that role on def...

    Blog | December 18, 2014
  2. Sugar Bowl X factors: Offense

    Alex Scarborough and Austin Ward

    The Allstate Sugar Bowl featuring No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Ohio State could come down to unexpected players stepping up and making big plays. So who could fill that role on offense on Jan. 1? Alex Scarbrough and Austin Ward take a look: Alabama: WR...

    Blog | December 18, 2014
  3. Keys to victory: Wizards 91, Cavaliers 78

    ESPN Stats & Information

    The Washington Wizards exposed the biggest weakness of the Cleveland Cavaliers in winning again without much issue. X-Factors Tonight CLE WSH Paint Points 34 50 Points off Turnovers 12 24 Bench Points 9...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  4. Possible pennant race X factors

    Jim Bowden

    It's coming down to the wire, and every game counts in the pennant race. With several teams still clinging to postseason hopes, even the slightest developments -- an injury, a surprise performance, an emerging rookie -- can make the difference. These...

    Blog | September 05, 2014
  5. WNBA playoff X factors, predictions

    Mechelle Voepel

    Who's hot and who's not of the eight teams headed to the WNBA playoffs? Might there be an upset or two brewing? Mechelle Voepel breaks down each series of the conference semifinals.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2014
  6. 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
  7. Women's Final Four 2014 - NCAA championship game picks

    Before Connecticut (39-0) and Notre Dame (37-0) meet in the first women's basketball national championship pairing unbeaten teams, we predict the winner and look at what X factors might most influence the matchup.

    Story | Conversation | April 06, 2014
  8. Women's Final Four 2014 - Notre Dame Fighting Irish's top offense...

    Charlie Creme

    The nation's most efficient offense meets the country's top defense when Notre Dame and UConn collide in a championship game featuring two perfect teams. What will be the X factors? Which backcourt will rule? We break it down.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2014
  9. Final Four's biggest X factors

    Seth Greenberg

    It's easy to look at this season's Final Four teams and pick out the stars: SEC Player of the Year Scottie Wilbekin (Florida), All-American guard Shabazz Napier (Connecticut), freshman twins Aaron and Andrew Harrison (Kentucky) and 7-foot stretch for...

    Blog | April 04, 2014
  10. 3-point shot: X-factors for Final Four

    ESPN.com staff

    Andy Katz identifies an X-factor for each Final Four matchup and also discusses a couple coaching moves across college basketball....

    Blog | April 01, 2014
  11. X factor: Jurickson Profar

    Richard Durrett

    Over the next few weeks, we'll take a look at some X factors for the club this season. A big one in 2014: Jurickson Profar. Profar hit a grand slam in the Rangers' 8-4 win over the San Diego Padres in Thursday's Cactus League game. It was his thir...

    Blog | March 10, 2014
  12. X factors for Alabama Crimson Tide, Oklahoma Sooners in Sugar Bow...

    Todd McShay

    Todd McShay takes a look at two key X factors between Alabama and Oklahoma in Thursday's Nokia Sugar Bowl.

    Story | Conversation | January 02, 2014
  13. Women's college basketball - Connecticut Huskies, Duke Blue Devil...

    Rebecca Lobo

    From foul trouble to free throws and from Duke's defense to UConn's offensive "game-changer," Rebecca Lobo breaks down the biggest X factors heading into Tuesday's 1-2 showdown.

    Story | Conversation | December 16, 2013
  14. The X-Files: Jeremy Lin

    Shea Serrano

    In the lead-up to the 2013-14 NBA season, Grantland will examine key players — X factors — for contending teams. Shea Serrano talked to James Harden and Jeremy Lin about Lin's role this season. Me: Yo. Harden: Nope. Me: Dude, come o...

    Blog | October 30, 2013
  15. The X-Files: Jeremy Lamb

    Danny Chau

    In the lead-up to the 2013-14 NBA season, Grantland will examine key players — X factors — for contending teams. We began the series with Zach Lowe's profile of Kawhi Leonard. Today, Danny Chau looks at Oklahoma City swingman Jeremy Lamb....

    Blog | October 22, 2013
  16. Scouting report for World Series between St. Louis Cardinals and ...

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron gives a detailed scouting report of the World Series, and explains why Allen Craig and Xander Bogaerts are the X factors.

    Story | Conversation | October 21, 2013