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This Football fan is not Happy About Losing his Favorite Player [VIDEO]

We're all focused on basketball this time of year, NCAA, March Madness basketball.  But football will be here before we know it, and NFL teams are bobbing and weaving, tweeting and trading. Last week the Carolina Panthers said goodbye to Steve Smith, cutting the wide receiver they drafted 13 years ago. By doing so, they may have lost a young fan who didn't take the news of his release very well.

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South Christian Girls Basketball Finishes Season As Class B State Runners-Up

South Christian brought a 26-0 record into the state championship game.

They ended the season one game shy of perfection.

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2014 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament Preview

The 2014 NCAA men's basketball tournament field of 68 has been set. Here's a preview of what to expect in each region:

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Join Million Dollar Bracket Challenge Through 100.5 The River for Chance at $1 Million

The brackets have been set and are now open for 100.5 The River's Million Dollar Bracket Challenge! 

So, see if you can pick the winning teams in this year's major college men's basketball tournament that ends in April in Arlington, Texas.

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Warren Buffett to Give Away Staggering $1 Billion for the Perfect March Madness Bracket

The teams have been picked and one of the most exciting times of the year is about to unfold, March Madness.  We all have our faves, Michigan State, U of M both have a great chance.  Western Michigan is in it too, but, boy, do they have a tough road.

So, now we all fill out our brackets.  Good luck with that.

A lot more than bragging rights could be on the line when filling out your bracket for the NCAA Tournament.

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Michigan and Michigan State play at 3:30 p.m. today at Bankers Fieldhouse in Indianapolis for the Big Ten Conference Tournament title to the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament. The game is on CBS. (Photo: Leon Halip/Getty Images)
Michigan and Michigan State play at 3:30 p.m. today at Bankers Fieldhouse in Indianapolis for the Big Ten Conference Tournament title to the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament. The game is on CBS. (Photo: Leon Halip/Getty Images)
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Today is Selection Sunday for NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament

Today is Selection Sunday for the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament.

Something you should know: Michigan, Michigan State and Western Michigan are all going to be in the 68-team field.

CBS Sports airs the pairings for the NCAA Tournament at 6 p.m. EST today with its "Selection Sunday" special.

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Watch Two Miraculous High School Buzzer-Beaters — Which One Is More Impressive? [VIDEOS, POLL]

March Madness isn't just for the college game.

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Omar Bermejo is representing the U.S. in the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia. (Photo: Mark Nadell/MacBeth Graphics)
Omar Bermejo is representing the U.S. in the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia. (Photo: Mark Nadell/MacBeth Graphics)
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Catching Up With U.S. Paralympian Omar Bermejo of Grand Rapids [Audio]

He believes he can overcome.  He believes in himself.

A 31-year old former Marine from Grand Rapids, Omar Bermejo, has gone through quite a bit in his young life. He graduated from Grand Rapids' Union High School in 2000, spent nearly 10 years in the U.S. Marine Corps rising to the rank of sergeant, but, in a motorcycle accident the happened here at home in 2009, lost his right arm. 

Did that hold him back? Nearly. 

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Dad at Spring Training Game Leaves Son in Stroller to Chase Baseball [Video]

Spring training is a time to work on the fundamentals. That goes for the players and the fans.

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Enter the Million Dollar Bracket Challenge!

 

It’s time to dust off that crystal ball of college basketball prognostication.

This year, 63 intense games will fill up those major college basketball championship tournament brackets. It'

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Meet Dos Equis’ ‘Most Interesting Man in the World’ [Video]

You definitely know the face, but you probably don't know the name.

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Michigan Paralympians at Sochi Winter Games

The Sochi Paralympic Winter Games are March 7 to 16 in Sochi, Russia.

Among the 80 athletes representing Team USA at the Sochi Winter Games are two Paralympians with Michigan ties.

Here is who to watch in Sochi.

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