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Place kicker Matt Prater of the Denver Broncos kicks an extra point against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 13, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Jaguars 35-19. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Report: NFL Competition Committee Discussing 42-Yard Extra Point

Coaches under the new proposal would have to choose between a PAT spotted on the 25-yard line or the traditional two-point conversion, according to Judy Battista of NFL.com.

03/04/2014

Ryan Callahan #24 of the New York Rangers controls the puck. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: The NHL Is Back! Great — Now Fix It!

Instead of merely bean-counting, the NHL’s caretakers should be looking for ways to bring the game back from the muck it’s become.

01/08/2013

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NFL To Ponder Playoff Expansion; Goodell: 14 To 16 Teams

Not so elite? Half of the league’s 32 teams would make the playoffs if the system were to expand to 16 slots.

12/13/2012