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At the onset of the current NFL lockout, I am rooting for the players. The details of the lockout make the NFL players look like oppressed blue-collar workers, and makes the NFL owners look like Uncle Scrooge. But I am worried.

In anticipation of the lockout, the National [...]

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The 2010-11 National Football League (NFL) season began with a powerful sign of solidarity. Prior to the opening kickoff, members of the New Orleans Saints and Minnesota Vikings raised a hand in the air and pointed their index fingers towards the sky. The message to the owners, and to the millions of fans [...]

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The New York Yankees have long been the financial bullies of baseball, but the team’s offseason acquisition of CC Sabathia (7 years, $161 million), A.J. Burnett (5 years, $82.5 million), and Mark Teixeira (8 years, $180 million) to the tune of more than [...]

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