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If you had a chance to catch of the season’s “Hard Knocks” with the Dolphins, you’d know that I couldn’t have been more lathered up for last night’s premiere.  In hindsight, maybe my expectations were a little high.  Despite their prime geography and storied history, these Dolphins are not giving me the theatrics of a Rex Ryan or grandios...

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Welcome to another recap of the best lines from The League, a hilarious Thursday night comedy on FX that ostensibly centers around a group of friends’ fantasy football league.  Last night’s episode was an outlier in that its plot was actually driven by a real fantasy issue--the woes of being a fantasy commissioner and having to resolve pet...

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Welcome to another recap of the best lines from The League, the hilarious Thursday night comedy on FX that ostensibly centers around a group of friends’ fantasy football league. This week was all about Andre (Paul Scheer), which worked great because he is by far the best actor in the cast, playing a Constanza worthy foil who can constantly get screwe...

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I don’t know about you, but I’m still feeling the lingering effects of last night’s captivating “Hard Knocks” episode.  After the previous season’s sideshow with the Jets, and last week’s snoozefest, worries had started to set in that “Hard Knocks” had lost its edge.  But last night showed you makes the series so great: the possibili...

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Welcome to the recap of the stirring season finale of “Hard Knocks” with the Miami Dolphins!  It’s Final Cut day, and the football world has been abuzz with speculation on who will make the squad and who will get sent packing.  The roster bubble is filled with season-long favorites, who we’ve all grown to know and love.  People like Chris Hog...

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As any “Hard Knocks” aficionado knows, the fourth episode is where things finally start to get serious because it corresponds to “cut day,” when teams are required to trim their roster to 75 players.  At this point, all the practice montages and locker room antics transition to candid interviews and evaluations that will affect people’s livel...

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The League on FX may be the best sitcom you never heard of, or more likely, that you’ve heard of from your friend who watches way too much TV but can’t find time to fit into your TV rotation.  If that’s true, then maybe it’s time to finally give up on Grey’s Anatomy (seriously, that show is getting ridiculously absurd.... u...

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Welcome to another season of recaps and quotes from the The League, the funniest show on TV nobody knows about.  Well, that isn't completely right.  After two seasons, the show (which plays on FX at 10:30) has attracted a cult following of fantasy football freaks and Larry David afficianados (the co-creator, Jeff Schaffer was a former Seinf...

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