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Winners and losers of Stephen Strasburg's $245 million return to Nationals

Washington brought back its ace at a record-setting price. Here's what it means for the rest of the hot stove market.

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Olney: How next dominoes will fall after Strasburg's record-breaking deal

Gerrit Cole? His payday just went way up. Which other free agents will profit and what teams will act next?

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BOWL SEASON

Predictions for all 41 bowl games

From final scores to top performances, we predict what to expect in every bowl game this season.

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What you need to know about every bowl game

Here are the key players and storylines for every college football bowl game, including the playoff.

Reacting to Week 14

The 6-seed and home-field advantage: Barnwell sorts a complicated AFC playoff race

The Patriots have lost two straight. The Chiefs have won three in a row. The Titans are rolling. These last three weeks could get wild.

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Playoff picture: Chiefs, Ravens clinch spots in AFC, 49ers jump in NFC

Here's how the current postseason bracket looks and what scenarios lie ahead.

STEPHEN A.'S TAKE

Stephen A. still not ready to give Jimmy G high honors

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Power Rankings: Lakers have most wins, but Bucks' blowouts keep them No. 1

It's clear which teams are the best in each conference. But the battle at the top between the Bucks and Lakers extends to a third week.

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Monday's games

'HAVE YOU WATCHED THE GAMES?'

Marcus Spears laughs at Dan Orlovsky for calling Trevor Lawrence the best college QB

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