Conor Strannigan

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Why being the 'world's loudest stadium' is a bad idea

<i>Update: The Seattle Seahawks set the Guinness World Record for crowd noise during Sunday's game against rival San Francisco 49ers. The Seahawks fans reached a decibel level of 131.9 during the nationally televised game, roaring by the previous record of 131.7 decibels, set by fans at a 2011 soccer</i> …

The advantages and disadvantages of the no-huddle, hurry-up offense in the NFL

Last year was all about the read option. In 2013, the NFL world is buzzing about the hurry-up and no-huddle offenses. How will the latest round of offensive innovation impact the game?<p>The no-huddle and the hurry-up have seen a resurgence in the NFL recently. Last year, the read-option was …

USC Trojans Offense Finally Comes Alive Under Cody Kessler vs. Boston College

My my, it's amazing how competent USC can look when it has a true starting quarterback and plays to its strengths. Head coach Lane Kiffin said before the game that USC would look a little like its old self today, and he did not lie.<p>Under the hot Los Angeles sun, the Trojans looked drastically …

Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson Returns Opening Kickoff for a TD

Now <i>this</i> is how you start a game!<p>Minnesota Vikings rookie WR Cordarrelle Patterson shows the Chicago Bears his breakaway speed by taking the opening kickoff 105 yards for the touchdown.<p>Looks like Devin Hester isn't the only one who can take it to the house!

Alabama-Texas A&M draws highest regular season college football ratings since 2006

The "game of the century" hit some of the highest ratings of the last decade.<p>The months of hype for the Alabama-Texas A&M football showdown certainly paid off for CBS.<p>Alabama's win over Johnny Manziel and the Aggies drew a 9.0 rating for CBS, making it the highest-rated regular season college …

Mayweather masterful to top Canelo

LAS VEGAS -- At this point, the only thing that will be able to stop pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. is Father Time, because no fighter can …

Week 2 NFL Viewing Guide: Who's Got It Better Than Us?

Game of the Week<p><b>49ers at Seahawks, Sunday, 8:30 p.m. ET</b><p>In the NFL, rivalries are fleeting. There are exceptions (Dallas-Washington, Chicago–Green …

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