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By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherFollow Chris on Twitter @ChrisMWilliamsWATCH LIST: Here were are on the eighth day of May and already, the preseason watch list season has begun. Get ready for a lot of this over the coming months fanatics. Yesterday...

CF Mailbag: 5-12 Edition

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Godfather: Part II?

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Williams Blog: The bubble busters

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherIn journalism, it is a general rule to not begin your story with a question or a quote. It happens from time to time, but you don’t see it very often.I believe that this quote is fitting though.“Our mission and...

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