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There is a conclusion regarding cause and effect made in this article that is not supported by the sources. The Sports Journal article finds that more athletes believe in religion than the general population. There is also a source for the proposition that atheists tend to be depressed more. That is as far as we can go with these sources. There is no basis to conclude that because atheists are depressed, they are not as good at sports as athletes who believe in religion. (It could be that the atheist athletes are those that do not tend to be depressed.) Conversely, athletes who are suffering from depression may not turn to religion in the same proportion as athletes who are not depressed. The article presents too few facts to be able to leap to its conclusions regarding cause and effect. Thanks, Wschact 01:43, 22 November 2012 (EST)

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