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UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 4:39 p.m.

Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie is quietly influential with peers

Jeffrey Lurie danced like nobody was watching after the Philadelphia Eagles won both of their playoff games.

Georgia Senate blasts NFL denial of ‘Please Stand’ ad

The debate over whether the NFL should let players kneel during the national anthem flared up in state government this week as some legislators and a governor disparaged the league.

My dream of dancing at the Super Bowl came true. And then I became Left Shark.

It was really only a few seconds, a snippet, maybe four or five counts, when I improvised in my giant blue shark costume. But people went crazy. And the phenomena …

Carson Wentz goes from MVP contender to cheerleader for Philadelphia Eagles

Carson Wentz watched both playoff games from the sideline – the victory over the Falcons on crutches and the rout of the Vikings on a cane.

Couch Slouch gets the scoop from Bill Belichick himself

Couch Slouch: As a public service, I usually provide an annual Super Bowl Viewing Guide (for Super Bowl Parties of Six or More). But this year, all of you are …

Nick Foles follows Hostetler’s path from backup to Super Bowl

Soon after Carson Wentz went down with a season-ending knee injury and Philadelphia’s Super Bowl hopes were placed on backup Nick Foles’ right arm, Jeff Hostetler’s phone lit up. Out …

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 5:29 p.m.

Super Bowl ads aim for the heart – and sometimes lower

After a year of political and cultural upheaval, Super Bowl advertisers appear to be pulling back from themes of unity in favor of in-game stunts and ads that aim for …

Super Bowl LII point spread, kickoff time, streaming options, referee info, etc.

Miscellaneous information to help prep you for Super Bowl 52.

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 9:05 p.m.

Duron Harmon still speaking up, playing big for New England Patriots

Duron Harmon thought it was time to speak up.

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 9:04 p.m.

Strong Christian faith binds Philadelphia Eagles, attracts new fans

Seventy-two-year-old Susan Collesidis was never a football fan until she heard Carson Wentz talk about his faith.

New England’s Tom Brady practices without glove as Rob Gronkowski returns to practice

After getting stitches in his right hand and thumb prior to the AFC championship game last week, quarterback Tom Brady was on the practice field Saturday, gripping the ball without …

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 5:42 p.m.

Howie Roseman’s master plan has Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl

Howie Roseman wrapped his arms around Doug Pederson on the sideline in the final minute of Philadelphia’s lopsided win over Minnesota in the NFC championship game and flashed a big …

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 10:08 p.m.

Super Bowl: Haves vs. the have-nots

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are going back to the Super Bowl in search of a sixth title. They’ll face a Philadelphia Eagles team looking for their first …

Gene Steratore will lead 7-person officiating crew for Super Bowl

Referee Gene Steratore will lead the seven-person crew of on-field game officials working the Super Bowl at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. The crew for the Feb. 4 game has …

Dale Earnhardt Jr. to help NBC Sports at Super Bowl and Olympics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Nearly every day brings a new experience for Dale Earnhardt Jr., who spent the first 43 years of his life living in a bubble that consisted of …

The ‘mother of all stats’ doesn’t see the Patriots as Super Bowl contenders

The NFL playoffs are set, giving us a chance to look over the field and separate the pretenders from the contenders.

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 11:19 a.m.

Larry Stone: Seahawks’ struggles this season show that a glorious era appears over

This is not an obituary for the Seahawks, because it is still too early, and also foolish, to write off this season, as devastating as Monday’s loss to Atlanta was. …

Justin Timberlake invited back to Super Bowl halftime show

Justin Timberlake finally is playing the Super Bowl halftime show again, 14 years after the “wardrobe malfunction” with Janet Jackson. The NFL announced that Timberlake will headline the Super Bowl …

Oregon man who fired gun during Super Bowl unfit to stand trial

A man accused of firing a gunshot while watching New England’s come-from-behind victory in the Super Bowl has been deemed unfit to stand trial.

Value of Tom Brady’s missing Super Bowl jersey listed as $500K

The value of Tom Brady’s missing Super Bowl jersey is listed as $500,000 on a Houston Police Department report. The New England Patriots quarterback is listed as the complainant in …

Commentary: If Steve Sarkisian takes care of himself, he’ll take care of Falcons’ offense

Steve Sarkisian has a drinking problem. We can say this because he has said it himself, and he made it the basis of a $30 million wrongful termination suit against …

Peter Schmuck: Let’s be clear: Luck played a big role in Patriots’ last two Super Bowl wins

Now that we have canonized Tom Brady and anointed the New England Patriots as the greatest NFL franchise of all time, could we take a pause and at least recognize …

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 3:30 p.m.

Front Porch: Super Bowl provides a few valuable lessons

Like most Seahawks fans we rooted hard for the Atlanta Falcons during the Super Bowl on Sunday. Birds of a feather flocking together, united in Tom Brady disdain. Well, we …

Patriots take victory lap, parade through Boston to celebrate Super Bowl win

Snow, rain and chilly temperatures didn’t dampen the joy of New England Patriots fans exulting in their team’s latest championship Tuesday.

How do Patriots rank in NFL history?

The Patriots have the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history. Cue the debate on whether it translates into the greatest dynasty in the NFL, and maybe where New England ranks …

Falcons fans still in somber mood after Super Bowl loss

There were partly cloudy skies in Atlanta on Monday, but the overcast looming over the city seemed to be more from the gloom of the Falcons’ gut-wrenching Super Bowl 51 …

UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 10:36 p.m.

In case you were wondering what Coeur d’Alene woman’s answer was to Super Bowl proposal…

Marc Sanchez wrote the winning letter in a contest sponsored by Jewelry Design Center and Fox KAYU to propose to his girlfriend on TV during the Super Bowl.

Texas Rangers searching for missing Tom Brady game jersey

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is asking the state’s top law enforcement officers to help locate Tom Brady’s missing game jersey, which disappeared from the New …

No, Lady Gaga didn’t really jump off the roof live at the Super Bowl

The intro to Lady Gaga’s performance was actually taped several days in advance, officials with Intel Drones confirmed to The Washington Post. The creative teams behind the dazzling display wanted …