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February 14th, 2022

A wild week in sports.
We saw the Los Angeles Rams win the dramatic Super Bowl over the Cincinnati Bengals and Aaron Rodgers in the NFL MVP over Tom Brady.
The Olympics saw Chloe Kim, Lindsay Jacobellis, Erin Jackson and Nathan Chin among the big American Olympic winners. We saw Shaun White make an emotional farewell.
The NBA saw an amazing number of trades, led by the Sixers acquiring James Harden for Ben Simmons.
College basketball saw plenty of ranked teams fall. Auburn lost, Houston fell twice, UCLA lost to USC.
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February 7, 2022

Justin Herbert was Offensive MVP as the AFC won the Pro Bowl in Las Vegas.
The Brooklyn Nets lost their eighth straight game.
It was a big week for Arizona and Kansas. The Wildcats beat UCLA and USC. Kansas blew out Baylor and beat Iowa State.
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January 31, 2022

The Super Bowl is set. The Bengals stunned the Chiefs in overtime. The Rams edged the Niners by a field goal. They get to play the Super Bowl in their home stadium.

Rafael Nadal earned his 21st Grand Slam singles title, winning the Australian Open in five sets over Danil Medvedev. Nadal came back from a two-set deficit.

Kentucky scored a big win over Kansas. #1 Auburn beat Oklahoma.

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January 24, 2021

The NFL playoffs saw upset city as the two top seeds were upset. The Titans fell to the Bengals. The Packers lost to the Niners. The Rams won at Tampa Bay. The Chiefs beat the Bills in OT.

Auburn moved up to number one in my poll vote. Bruce Pearl’s team got a big win over Kentucky.

The Australian Open moved to the second week. A number of seeds were upset, including Naomi Osaka, Alexander Zverev and Garbine Muguruza.

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January 17, 2022

The NFL playoffs got under way. Josh Allen threw five TD passes as the Bills put up 47 points on the Pats. The Bengals won their first playoff game since 1991. The Niners hung on to edge the Cowboys in Dallas. Tom Brady and the Bucs advanced.
There were numerous upsets in college basketball. Baylor lost twice at home, falling to Texas Tech and Oklahoma State.
Oregon enjoyed a big week, winning at UCLA and USC. Coach Dana Altman earned his 700th career win in the victory over the Bruins.
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Quote of the Week

"The Buc created drama as they scored to cut deficit to 14-12 vs. Green Bay. They could not convert a two-point conversion and that was all she wrote! Does not get easier as The Chiefs arrive next week with chip on shoulder after losing to the Colts."
-Dick Vitale