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Fantasy Baseball Weekend Pickup: Eric Hosmer

Kansas City Royals have promoted top prospect 1B Eric Hosmer and fantasy owners abound should add the highly touted 2008 first round pick immediately. While…



Lights are reflected on an icy pavement outside of Cowboys Stadium where the NFL football Super Bowl XLV will be played between the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

LI Press Pick Super Bowl XLV

Super Bowl XLV (that’s 45 to the non-Roman numeral scholars out there) pits the NFC Champion Green Bay Packers against the AFC Champion Pittsburgh Steelers….



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LI Press Picks for NFL Divisional Playoffs

Wild Card weekend sets up a truly interesting divisional round …



New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez passes in the first quarter of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots, Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

LI Press Picks NFL Week 17

T.S. Eliot, American poet and philosopher, once called April the cruelest month in his poem, “The Wasteland,” published in 1922. He obviously has yet to…



New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady after a touchdown by running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis against the New York Jets during the first quarter of an NFL football game, Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

LI Press Picks NFL Week 14

Don’t look now but the equipment managers in Foxborough are still picking up pieces of the Jets after the Patriots reduced the trash-talking Jets to…



This Oct. 24, 2010, file photo shows New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady throwing during an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers,  in San Diego.  Brady is the biggest reason the Patriots are 6-2 in what some consider a transitional year. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File)

LI Press Picks NFL Week 13

As autumn gives way to winter, the NFL enters the stretch run of the season with only four weeks remaining on the schedule. With the…