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Mauer so dominant, the real race was for 2nd place

Joe Mauer was the right call for MVP. So why wasn't he the unanimous choice?

The Day After: Moment of silence for AFC North

Sunday wasn't Fun Day for the AFC North, which went 0-4.

The Day After: Moment of silence for AFC North

Sunday wasn't Fun Day for the AFC North, which went 0-4.

Mauer almost unanimous AL MVP

Joe Mauer was a way-above-average Joe in 2009.

Mauer wins AL MVP in landslide vote; Teixeira 2nd

Joe Mauer has become only the second catcher in 33 years to win the American League Most Valuable Player Award. The Minnesota Twins star was a near-unanimous winner in voting announced Monday by the Baseball Writers' Association of America, receivin

Syracuse jumps to No. 10 in AP poll; KU still No. 1

Kansas remains the runaway No. 1 in The Associated Press' college basketball poll while Syracuse makes the jump from unranked to No. 10. The Jayhawks were on top of 56 of the 65 ballots by the national media panel.

Cincy QB Pike expected to start against Illinois

Quarterback Tony Pike is still on target to start for No.

Packers' Harris, Kampman to miss rest of season

Green Bay cornerback Al Harris and linebacker Aaron Kampman will both have season-ending knee surgery. Coach Mike McCarthy said Monday that losing the two veterans will be a major challenge to the Packers, who have a 6-4 record and are in the middle

Meyer: I'll be at Florida 'as long as they'll have me'

Florida coach Urban Meyer says he plans to coach the Gators "as long as they'll have me." With rumors swirling about Charlie Weis' future at Notre Dame, Meyer squashed any potential speculation about leaving Gainesville for South Bend. Meyer's news