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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Guy Attempts to Run From Miami to Bermuda In Inflatable Bubble, Fails [Video]

Reza Baluchi is an endurance runner.

However, he must have figured that running long distances the old-fashioned way was boring, so he wanted to amp it up a bit.

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Road to the Playoffs Runs Through Mississippi, Other Things We Learned in Week 6 in College Football

For the first time in college football history, five of the top eight teams in the AP poll all lost. And that was just the beginning of this week’s craziness.

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Baltimore Orioles, Kansas City Royals Sweep to Advance to ALCS

The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals each swept their respective American League Division Series on Sunday to advance to the American League Championship Series in Major League Baseball.

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Walking Could Be Most Important Form of Exercise You Do

Forget what you see on those extreme-weight-loss reality shows. The simple act of walking may in fact be the most helpful form of exercise you're not doing enough.

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Metalhead Ned Beer? I could get behind that! [Photo: WGRD.com]
Metalhead Ned Beer? I could get behind that! [Photo: WGRD.com]
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Sucking It Up at the GRD Bad Bowlers League

I have been hosting the GRD Bad Bowlers League for a couple of weeks now, and each night has been a blast! If you missed out on this year, you REALLY missed out. Here are a few pictures from the Bad Bowlers League so far.

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Grand Rapids Christian High School Boys’ Soccer’s Jacob Witte Named Athlete of the Week

Grand Rapids Christian High School boys' soccer player Jacob Witte is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week.

The senior forward's leadership as captain and contributor is one of the primary reasons why Grand Rapids Christian is 14-1-1 and is ranked No. 3 in Division 2 by the Michigan High School Soccer Coaches' Association.

"I could tell on my first day that he'd stand out," first-year Eagles Coach Joshua Miller said of Witte. "I could tell he was a natural leader, ... and that hasn't changed.

"He's great on the field, but he's also great off the field."

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Matthew McConaughey Gives Terribly Unmotivating Speech to Texas Football Team [Video]

Motivational speeches should be reserved for people who are loud, outgoing and a little crazy.

Chris Farley taught us this in his "Livin' In a Van Down by the River" skit from NBC's "Saturday Night Live" many years ago.

Matthew McConaughey is pretty much the polar opposite of Farley.

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Minnesota Vikings v Green Bay Packers
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Green Bay Packers Rout Minnesota Vikings 42-10

Eddie Lacy ran for 105 yards and two touchdowns, and the Green Bay Packers embarrassed the Minnesota Vikings, 42-10, at rainy Lambeau Field in Wisconsin on Thursday night.

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Tom Brady Is Terrible, Other Things You Need To Know Heading Into the NFL’s 5th Week

Division races are beginning to take shape as the NFL heads to the fifth week of its 2014 season. Here are Week 5's most interesting storylines:

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2014 MLB Division Series Previews: Which Stars Will Move On to the LCS?

Major League Baseball's 2014 season is down to just eight teams, all of whom will begin Division Series play on Thursday or Friday. Here's a preview of the four, best-of-five series:

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Texas A&M v Arkansas
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Who Will Still Be in the Playoff Hunt? Big Questions for Week 6 in College Football

With six games between ranked teams, this is the first real Showdown Saturday of the year that will shake up the playoff race. Here are the big questions as we enter Week 6:

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: This Trick Football Play Is Called the Ugly Kardashian [Video]

This video proves that you're never too young to start doing trick plays to win a game.

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