DC-Fire Fire three wins from MLS title - NW Indiana Times Fire's been there before - Daily Southtown Fire kicks off MLS playoffs against D.C. United - Chicago Daily Herald Home-field advantage feels strange - Chicago Tribune D.C. United tries to copy the Marlins - Washington Times (though they used to be the Yankees...) United Starts Anew in Playoffs - Washington Post Metro-Revs Metros hope for goals vs. Revolution - Daily Record MetroStars turn again to Wolyniec for spark - Asbury Park Press MetroStars: Noonan has been their prime nemesis - Star-Ledger Metros Have Playoff Fever - NY Post "He's the Metro-killer, isn't he?" Walker laughed. Revolution rolling as playoffs begin - South Coast Standard Times This time it counts for teams - Boston Globe Revs have Mathis on the mind - Boston Herald Colo-KC No cold feet for intent Rapids - Rocky Mountain News Garcia a Wizard at Winning - KC Star LA-SJ Saving Grace - LA Times Galaxy not sweating the odds - Pasadena Star News He's a real keeper - Press-Enterprise Keys for Galaxy - Press-Enterprise Earthquakes start playoffs today - Monterey County Herald General MLS/US Soccer Long time, no see: U.S. Soccer's back in town - Dallas Morning News MLS playoff preview: Goals add up in new format - Dallas Morning News NSR A chance to learn about Italian history - Weehawken Reporter Can you believe those Italians? They've been here for a hundred years yet they still want to celebrate Italy. Drop the hyphen Italian-Americans and just call yourselves Americans!!! If we went to war, would they be on our side?