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BEYONCE (flickr photo by Alex Johnson)

Okay, Beyonce, We Get It — You’re Singing Live

Jeff Prince
Beyonce took so much (well-deserved) heat after lip-syncing the national anthem at President Obama’s inauguration that she vowed to sing live at last night’s Super Bowl halftime show. Then she went overboard during ...


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Let’s Go … Ravens?

ANTHONY MARIANI
My worst NFL nightmare has come true. Two of my least favorite teams –– the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers –– are headed to the Super Bowl, the Ravens after effectively neutering Tom Brady and his Pats, an...



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National Anthem Shivering In Fear As Alicia Keys Promises Wow Factor

Jeff Prince
Pop singer Alicia Keys is promising something new and different when she performs “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the Super Bowl in two weeks. “I’m really excited about it, I can’t even lie,” K...


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How to Fake a Girlfriend

Kristian Lin
Dear Lord, holy crap, and every other verbal ejaculation you can think of. The college football world and a good portion of the world beyond is reeling from Deadspin’s bombshell about Manti Te’o, the linebacker whos...



Could this be any more annoying?

Flying Rats Live Another Day

ANTHONY MARIANI
Dear Lord. We’ve got to see Ray Lewis do that stupid dance at least one more time. My thoughts on the head flying rat are well known: He’s a thug who obstructed the investigation of a double homicide in 2000 and yet somehow...


(flickr photo by Keith Allison)

Racist Redskins Should Change Name

Jeff Prince
The Washington Redskins — a team us Cowboys fans love to hate — might finally be considering a name change. Why? Money, of course. The team wants a new stadium in Washington D.C., but they mayor doesn’t like t...



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Sports! Knees! Murder!

ANTHONY MARIANI
The NFL playoffs began this past weekend and were as lackluster as you probably imagined though not nearly as lackluster and bone-dry boring as next week’s games will be. All of the favorites won, handily, yesterday and Satur...


ANOTHER DECEMBER, ANOTHER CHOKE FOR TONY ROMO. (flickr photo by Michael Mata).

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Washington Redskins

Jeff Prince
The Cowboys quarterback has got mega-talent and puts up great stats. He’s a nice guy. You want him to win. You know he wants to win. You’re sure he’ll prevail eventually. But he just can’t finish. He cho...



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Cowboys’ D: Trampled Under Foot

ANTHONY MARIANI
Yes, boneheaded plays and mistakes are killers. Missed game-winning field goals, unconscionably dumb penalties in crucial situations, interceptions –– they’re all horrible but do not exist in vacuums. You could even say t...


HERE'S A PREDICTION: DEZ BRYANT WILL BREAK EVERY COWBOYS RECORD HELD BY ANY PREVIOUS NO. 88. (flickr photo by AJ Guel)

Dallas Cowboys Poised To Get All-Pro Love

Jeff Prince
Sportswriter Peter Schrager’s All-Pro predictions give plenty of props for our ‘Boys in silver and blue. Stacking up impressive statistics has been easier for the Cowboys than winning games, so it’s not surpri...