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Taylor’s Tidbits, Weekly Picks and Rankings

The Panthers win in San Francisco was validation that they are a legitimate playoff contender. But how will try handle being favored against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots? Are they ready for primetime? […]

11/14/2013

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Taylor’s Weekly Tidbits, Picks, and Top 25: Sports Success In Charlotte

The Charlotte Bobcats have won two in a row to improve to 3-2 on the season, while the 5-3 Carolina Panthers have blown out four straight opponents.

11/07/2013

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Taylor’s Tuesday Tidbits: Biggest Reason For Panthers’ Turnaround?…Cam Newton.

The Carolina Panthers will play their fourth consecutive game against an opponent they have no business losing to. And if they knock off the Atlanta Falcons at home, they’ll at worst be tied for the final ah off spot in the NFC with half of the season remaining.

10/29/2013

Duke v Florida State

Taylor’s Top 25, College and Pro Picks

FSU is the most impressive team I’ve seen in college football this season. What they did at Clemson last Saturday was mind boggling. They have the best player I’ve seen in QB Jameis Winston, and […]

10/23/2013

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Taylor’s Tuesday Top 25, College and Pro Picks: ACC’s Big Matchup

The winner of Saturday night’s Clemson vs Florida State game will be the Atlantic Coast Conference’s first legitimate national title contender in over a decade.

10/15/2013

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What To Watch This Weekend: MLB Playoffs, Bank of America 500, & More

Game 1 of the NLCS between the Cardinals and Dodgers starts just after 8pm on TBS. I’ve never thought of the boys in LA as “Americas Team” but given the recent success of the Cardinals, it feels like most people would like to see the Dodgers win the series. I expect them to get it done in 6 games.

10/11/2013

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Taylor’s Top 25, College and Pro Picks

I’m convinced the Carolina Panthers won’t become a playoff contender until Jerry Richardson no longer owns the team

10/09/2013

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Taylor’s Tuesday Tidbits, Top 25, College and Pro Picks

The Georgia – LSU game on Saturday was what college football in the Deep South is all about. Unrivaled passion, pageantry, talent, and atmosphere. Anyone that tells you that there is something better simply hasn’t experienced SEC football, or they’re living in denial.

10/01/2013

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09/24/2013

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Taylor’s Tuesday Top 25, College and Pro Picks

Some people find ways to win and some people find ways to lose. I wrote that on twitter on Sunday after Ron Rivera’s Panthers blew their tenth 4th quarter lead in his 34 games as a head coach.

09/17/2013

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