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Indy Hotel Celebrates March Madness By Creating The Largest Bracket Ever [Video/Photos]

Indiana is synonymous with basketball in America, from Bobby Knight, to "Hoosiers", to the Final Four, which their capital city, Indianapolis, has hosted seven times.

One hotel is so geeked up about being the home of college basketball's grand finale again that they've created the world's largest bracket, measuring 165 feet in height, and covering the entire side of their building in downtown.

I would just hate to be the guy who has to update after every game.

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2015 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament

The NCAA men’s basketball tournament field of 68 was announced on Sunday evening, meaning everyone at your office is working harder on their brackets than their real jobs today.

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Will Ferrell Follows in the Footsteps of Campy, Cesar and a Detroit Tiger [Video]

You may have heard that as a publicity stunt for his new movie Get Hard, Will Ferrell played all 10 baseball positions in five spring training games with various Major League Baseball teams in Arizona this week.

But have you heard about the odd baseball back story behind his feat? Two guys named Cesar and Campy and, later, a Detroit Tiger did what Ferrell did, but in regular-season games that counted in the standings. 

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Playing Sports As a Kid Leads to More Success Later In Life

I always stressed the importance of playing sports to my girls, mainly because I think sports is the one way to learn about the importance of working together with other people.

It turns out it pays off in other ways as well.

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High School Girls’ Basketball Team Punished for Breast Cancer Awareness Uniforms

Joining the fight against breast cancer is a wonderful gesture. Except in this case.

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Coolest Hockey Pregame Ever [Video]

We are lucky to have a high quality hockey team and organization in town like the Grand Rapids Griffins.

Even though it's minor league sports in the American Hockey League, I can tell you firsthand it is run like a major-league team --, inside and and out.

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GVSU Football Recruit Opts Out of His Scholarship to Become Model [Video]

Wednesday was national signing day, when highly sought after high school football players sign their official letter-of-intent to play at the collegiate level.

While there are often surprises like players changing schools at the last minute, one Grand Valley State University recruit was unique in his reasons for foregoing a college scholarship.

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Best Fan Reactions to Super Bowl XLIX’s Finish [Video]

How did you react to the stunning Super Bowl XLIX finish?

With elation? Disappointment? Anger?

Here's a compilation of Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots fans reacting to the game-saving interception in New England's 28-24 win Sunday night.

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Super Bowl XLIX’s Top Two Stars Were Working at Popeye’s and Foot Locker While Awaiting Their Shots [Video]

Of course the big money names of Tom Brady and Marshawn Lynch dominated the Super Bowl game this year, but two unlikely stars grew from humble jobs just a year ago to make their mark on sports' biggest stage Sunday night.

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Tom Brady’s MVP Effort Leads New England to 28-24 Win Over Seattle for Fourth Super Bowl Title [Video]

A pair of fourth-quarter TD passes by MVP quarterback Tom Brady and a defensive stand won it for the New England Patriots in a 28-24 Super Bowl XLIX win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night in Glendale, Ariz.

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UPDATED: Nikki Sixx Says He’ll Play Onstage Naked If New England Wins Super Bowl

Depending on how you feel about seeing Nikki Sixx naked onstage, his recent tweets will have you cheering for or against the New England Patriots when they play the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl on Sunday.

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Your Most Asked Questions About Super Bowl XLIX Answered

Let's face it, no one is doing anything this weekend except preparing to watch the Super Bowl on Sunday evening. It's the biggest game of the season, and folks across the country will be tuning in.

But, there are some questions, and we're here to answer them. Here are the answers to the most common questions about the Super Bowl:

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