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Stories tagged: super bowl

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017

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

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

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 …

They owed ’em one: Edelman collects on crazy catch for Pats

You could say the Super Bowl owed `em one. Julian Edelman was the man to collect.

Norman Chad: A minute-by-minute countdown to despair

Are these the darkest days of our democracy since the Civil War? Don’t know for sure, but between the White House, the Falcons’ unforgivable collapse and the Patriots’ unholy dynasty, …

Eight numbers that show just how crazy Patriots’ comeback in Super Bowl LI really was

When the New England Patriots trailed 28-9 heading into the fourth quarter of Super Bowl LI Sunday night, it was easy to write them off. Only one team had ever …

Mark Bradley: Falcons lose the most Atlanta game ever

This wasn’t just another in Atlanta’s lengthy series of Hard Knocks and Epic Collapses. This was the absolute worst. This was the game that, with 17 minutes and seven seconds …

Tim Dahlberg: A magical night for Brady and the Patriots

The fans who made it seem like a home game for the New England Patriots never lost hope, roaring at the smallest piece of good fortune even when all really …

Meet the Super Bowl party’s cast of characters

If you don’t really feel like mingling, there’s a perfectly acceptable backup plan. You can plop yourself down and watch TV. That’s where the game is, after all.

Blanchette: Super Bowl victory 25 years ago gave Mark Rypien options for a lifetime

As the eve of Super Bowl XXVI became morning, the temperature in Minneapolis dipped to 9 degrees. But inside his hotel room, something in Mark Rypien was burning too hot …

Think Tom Brady needs another Super Bowl win to secure his legacy? Think again.

To many, Brady has secured the title as the best ever and that won’t change Sunday, win or lose.

10 Super Bowl ads to watch: Sexy Mr. Clean; John Malkovich

The Super Bowl isn’t just played on the field. Just as intense is a battle off the field to win viewers’ attentions.

Budweiser may draw ire of Trump with immigrant-themed TV spot

Anheuser-Busch InBev unintentionally waded into political controversy with a 60-second Super Bowl commercial that touts inclusion and the American dream but could end up drawing the ire of half the …

Favorite football flicks

Even if you’re not a big sports fan, it’s hard not to get wrapped up in a good sports movie.

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017

7 Spokane-area spots to watch the Super Bowl

Get your game on Sunday at these local sports bars.

Tiny fan, wearing Falcons hospital gown, is gaining fans online

ATLANTA – A pint-size Atlanta Falcons fan who is battling a rare form of cancer has won admirers of her own after a children’s hospital posted a picture of her …

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017

How to throw a Super Bowl party like a pro

Super Bowl party tips from tailgating king Joe Cahn

Falcons’ Matthews carries dad’s Super Bowl heartache

Atlanta Falcons left tackle Jake Matthews has watched Super Bowl XXXIV enough times to fool himself that the ending might just turn out differently once in a while.

For Patriots QB Brady, a curated look behind the curtain

A bona fide superstar with a Hall of Fame resume, cover-boy good looks and a supermodel wife to match, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has somehow managed to maintain a veneer …