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Week 2 Pigskin Pick’em leaderboard: What gives, NFC West?

1-102. That’s how SiriusXM’s hosts fared, combined, in the Seahawks-Chargers and 49ers-Bears games. Not one host saw San Diego’s 30-21 win over Seattle coming, and only Howard Bender correctly predicted Chicago would spoil San Francisco’s first game at the new … Continued

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SiriusXM sports hosts take on Adrian Peterson, Vikings

Following a one-week deactivation in response to allegations of child abuse, Adrian Peterson was reinstated to the Minnesota Vikings roster Monday. Peterson released a statement Monday evening that read, in part: I am not a perfect son. I am not … Continued

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Kirk Cousins’ keys to his successful Sunday relief appearance for Washington Redskins

Kirk Cousins proved again Sunday why he is one of the NFL’s best backup quarterbacks. Cousins, called in on a pinch to fill in for injured starter Robert Griffin III – who suffered a dislocated ankle, according to reports – threw … Continued

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Where did Ty Lawson’s James Harden-Twitter joke come from? He explains

If you’re an NFL or NBA fan, you probably caught Ty Lawson‘s Twitter poke at James Harden last Sunday during the Dallas Cowboys-Washington Redskins game: Dallas cowboys defensive coordinator pic.twitter.com/whTfVu2H4K — Ty Lawson (@TyLawson3) September 7, 2014 Lawson’s dig at Harden, … Continued

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Mayor Rob Ford’s Super Bowl pick is … going to surprise you

Forget the Denver Broncos, the Seattle Seahawks, the New Orleans Saints, and especially the New England Patriots. The Miami Dolphins are going to win Super Bowl XLIX, according to Toronto mayor Rob Ford. Ford made the bold prediction on SiriusXM’s … Continued

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Week 1 Pigskin Pick’em leaderboard: SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio dominant

With three of the host division’s top four prognosticators, SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio strutted its stuff in Week 1 of the NFL season. Adam Ronis, Jeff Erickson and Pilar Lastra correctly predicted 11 of the opening week’s 15 match-ups, no … Continued

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Brian Hoyer not looking over shoulder after Week 1 loss

Down 27-3 at halftime against the Pittsburgh Steelers, you might think Brian Hoyer was looking over his shoulder, wondering if Cleveland Browns rookie Johnny Manziel would get a chance to lead Cleveland to a season-opening victory. But that wasn’t the … Continued

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Dog bites: Cover your ears, Commissioner Goodell

There’s a reason they call Chris Russo, “Mad Dog.” In Dog Bites, we highlight and breakdown his most prolific on-air moments. Mad Dog joined fellow SiriusXM sports hosts Rich Gannon, Patrick Meagher and Dan Graca in reacting to the release of surveillance video … Continued

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Rich Gannon reacts to Ray Rice termination

Early Monday, TMZ released surveillance video showing the altercation that led to Ray Rice’s two-game suspension. In the video, Rice is shown punching Janay Rice – who at the time was Rice’s fiancee and is now his wife – knocking her … Continued

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Cohen, Phillips and Babchik’s bold predictions for the NFL season

Thursday on Mad Dog Sports Radio’s Evan & Phillips in the Morning, Evan Cohen, Steve Phillips and Mike Babchik each made a bold prediction for the 2014 NFL season. PHILLIPS The New York Jets will not win a game this … Continued