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Today’s writing question: Would you dare write your characters as tragic heroes? I ask this as it bothers me to think of my heroes in such a bad way, knowing their actions will lead to their own undoing. 168 more words


The 11 best and craziest sports upsets in 2017

Assuming your team isn’t on the losing end of them, upsets are some of the best parts of sports.

And in 2017, we saw some great ones. 1,444 more words


2 Top 5 Teams Go Down Last Night: Florida and Kansas

College basketball has been wild so far in the first month of the season. Besides Duke, there is no clear cut top 5 teams, everyone is beating each other up. 263 more words

College Basketball

Note From Drew Brees: “You Can Still Pull It Out”

Some wins make you feel like you can take a running start and with one leap, jump clear over the moon. Just Ask Drew Brees.  And some losses make you so sick you can hardly breathe. 352 more words


Flanagan upsets Keitany, ends US drought at NYC Marathon

NEW YORK/November 5, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Shalane Flanagan thought about the seven years building to this race, possibly her last. She thought about the running star striding next to her. 15 more words

Another Week of Upsets Leaves the PAC-12 Behind the Rest

The unpredictability of conference play struck again in Week 7. Clemson (#2 heading into the week), Washington (#5), Washington State (#8) and Auburn (#10) all fell on the road to unranked conference opponents. 524 more words


Sunday Morning QB: Ranking the Worst Losses in Week 7

Hey, college football did that thing again! That thing where it’s supposed to be all boring, lots of blowouts, no real chaos and then BANG! There’s chaos. 1,131 more words

College Football