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On the A's playing at AT&T Park ...

I've sat on this article for well over 24 hours now, and I'm still not sure what to think of it. It's so abstract, so out there. It's like someone asking you "How many tarantulas would you eat for...

On the A's playing at AT&T Park ...

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I've sat on this article for well over 24 hours now, and I'm still not sure what to think of it. It's so abstract, so out there. It's like someone asking you "How many tarantulas would you eat for...

Gannon: Hazing in Oakland "sick to my stomach"

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Former Raiders quarterback recalls his first two seasons in Oakland being disgusted by the level of rookie hazing which went on there.

Aldon Smith returns to practice

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The San Francisco 49ers returned to practice following their bye week, and Aldon Smith was with the group. Will he play this week? We’ll see what the injury report says on Wednesday.

Athletics Nation 2013 Year-End Player Awards

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The ballots are in! Here are the team's year-end awards, as voted by the AN front-page crew.

A look at Nnamdi's stats upon his departure

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I take a look at Nnamdi Asomugha's stats from his three games this season.

Raiders week 9 Ballers & Busters

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Recounting the Raiders player performances both good and bad in the Raiders week 9 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.

Confidence in Dennis Allen back in question

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One week after appearing to have this team on the right track, the Oakland Raiders and Dennis Allen took two steps backwards on Sunday.

Is it important for teams to be good in shootouts?

Shootouts might be stupid and annoying, but is it important to be good at them?

Bear Raid Record Breaking: Portland State

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CGB's weekly installment of "Bear Raid Record Breaking" takes an interesting angle this week, as we look at Portland State's prolific run-and-shoot offense under Mouse Davis from 1975 to 1980.

RaiderDamus' Friday Foretelling: Raiders vs. Colts

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What does the future hold for the Raiders?

Before The Raid: Portland State Defense

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Previewing Cal's annual FCS opponent. Do they have any hope of stopping the Bear Raid from piling up points and yards? Probably not.

Giants hit, don't score (much)

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Don't worry. The Giants are fourth in the league in offensive WAR. This will all straighten itself out soon. But imagine if the Giants won 22 in a row and the Dodgers lost 22 in a row. That'd be...

The greatest four-game series in Giants history*

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The 2001 San Francisco Giants will be remembered solely for Barry Bonds' historic feat (sorry, Chris Davis & Maris family), but his scrappy team was also chasing a playoff spot. Here's a look back at a pivotal series that got them back in the race.

Giants sending six prospects to AFL

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It wasn't that long ago that Brandon Belt was there, and now he's a proven major leaguer. You hear that, you jackals? A proven major leaguer.

Contextualizing Addison Russell: Can We Buy In?

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A's prospect Addison Russell is getting a lot of hype, though there are a few red flags. Should we worry, or will he live up to the acclaim?

Remaining Schedule Analysis: A's vs. Rangers

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Breaking down the different obstacles that the A's and Rangers face on their way to a division championship.

Fun With The AL West Standings

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The A's and Rangers are tied. What can we find in the standings to set them apart from each other?

Niners, NFC West will have major Pro Bowl presence

The San Francisco 49ers and the NFC West are prevalent on the NFC Pro Bowl roster for 2013.

Aloha means no Pro Bowl for Raiders' players

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The Oakland Raiders will have Marcel Reece and Sebastian Janikoswki as alternates, but no players will represent the team in the annual game as full selectees.

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