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Fashion police: Katy Perry's Super Bowl Halftime Show

By Larry Brown. Katy Perry came out on a motorized lion (or was it a tiger?) during her wild and crazy halftime show at Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday and went through about five costumes, many of which looked quite familiar. Her first outfit saw her in flames like the great wrestler Bam Bam Bigelow: Others said it was more like the outfit from “Blades of Glory”: The next...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Marshawn Lynch grab his crotch after touchdown run?

By Larry Brown Did Marshawn Lynch do his crotch grab after scoring a touchdown in the Super Bowl? That’s what many want to know. Lynch has made a habit of doing his “hold my [crotch]” pose after scoring touchdowns on impressive plays, or even when his teammates score. It’s just his way of celebrating. But the NFL doesn’t like what he’s doing and reportedly threatened...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots pick on Tharold Simon after Jeremy Lane injury

The one silver lining to Tom Brady’s red-zone interception in the first quarter of Super Bowl XLIX might have been the injury to Jeremy Lane. Lane picked off Brady at the goal line on third down to keep the Patriots off the scoreboard, but he left the game with an injury. His replacement was Tharold...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks get away with roughing the kicker on punt?

By Larry Brown The Seattle Seahawks got the first break from officials in Super Bowl XLIX when they were only called for running into the kicker instead of roughing the kicker on the opening possession of the game. The Patriots punted from their 35 on 4th and 6 and Jeron Johnson ran into punter Ryan Allen. Johnson made contact with Allen’s plant leg before it hit the ground,...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Sherman has torn ligaments, Thomas dislocated shoulder

By Larry Brown We knew entering the Super Bowl that two key members of the Seahawks defense were playing through injuries, but we did not quite know the extent of them. Now we know that they are pretty serious. NBC Sports’ Michele Tafoya reported before Super Bowl XLIX began that Richard Sherman is playing with torn ligaments in his elbow. The injury was suffered when he was...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Robert Kraft and girlfriend Ricki Lander take in Super Bowl

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is still killing it with his much younger girlfriend. Kraft was pictured on hand at the Super Bowl Sunday to watch his team play, and girlfriend Ricki Lander was by his side at Glendale, Ariz.: Bob Kraft and Ricki Lander are still together. pic.twitter.com/66hLOV2EEa — Cork Gaines (@CorkGaines) February...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Insider information suspected on National Anthem betting

By Larry Brown When it comes to the Super Bowl, you can bet on darn near everything. You can wager on the color of clothing people will be wearing, whether the first score of the game will come via safety, or even whether Bill Belichick sneezes on camera. But are all potential wagers on the up and up? It doesn’t sound like it. RJ Bell of Pregame.com reports on Twitter that one...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks reportedly offer Marshawn Lynch huge contract extension

Marshawn Lynch is one of the best players in the NFL and it looks like the Seattle Seahawks are prepared to pay him accordingly. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport reported Sunday that the Seahawks have offered Lynch a huge contract that would keep the running back in Seattle for years to come. The deal supposedly would...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Earl Thomas did not like ‘Legion of Boom’ nickname at first

By Larry Brown The “Legion of Boom” is a great nickname for the Seattle Seahawks’ ferocious defense, but the members of it did not always feel that way. In a sit-down interview with Tony Dungy that aired in NBC’s pre-Super Bowl show, Earl Thomas said he did not care for the nickname at first. “I didn’t like it at first. It was like we were all getting caught up in...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski girlfriend? Gronk is still single

There are few players in the NFL who enjoy a good time more than Rob Gronkowski. Women flock to Gronk and his 6-foot-7 frame and fun-loving personality, but is the New England Patriots tight end a one-woman man? It doesn’t appear so. When Gronkowski burst onto the scene a few years ago, he said his...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Brady wife Gisele ready for Super Bowl action

Tom Brady’s wife Gisele Bundchen is his biggest cheerleader, and the Brazilian supermodel was ready for the big game on Sunday. Gisele posted the photo you see above on Instagram shortly before kickoff of the Super Bowl. Bundchen, who has two kids with Brady, traveled to Arizona to watch her husband try to cement himself...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Sherman not expecting baby on Super Bowl Sunday

By Steve DelVecchio  Richard Sherman and his girlfriend Ashley Moss are expecting the birth of their first child any day now, but that is not going to stop the All-Pro corner from playing in the Super Bowl. Sherman sent a text message to Sports Illustrated’s Peter King on Sunday afternoon to inform him that he will be playing against the New England Patriots. Sherman joked...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Brady over cold that plagued him

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been battling an illness for much of the week leading up to the Super Bowl, but it appears he is feeling much better. Shortly after noon on Sunday, Albert Breer of NFL Network reported that Brady has recovered from the sniffles. “I’m told Patriots QB Tom Brady has...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots' footballs were 'just a few ticks' under limit?

By Steve DelVecchio The footballs the New England Patriots used in the AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts may not have been as under-inflated as we were initially led to believe. According to a new report from NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, most of New England’s game balls were just slightly under the allowable range of 12.5 pounds per square inch (PSI). Rapoport...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Falcons being investigated for fake crowd noise

By Steve DelVecchio The Atlanta Falcons are being investigated for potentially piping artificial crowd noise into their stadium over the past two seasons, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Schefter reports that the offense would likely result in a fine and the loss of a draft pick. A Falcons spokesperson acknowledged that the team was aware of the investigation and is awaiting...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Novak Djokovic wife Jelena and son Stefan watch him play from home

Novak Djokovic is now playing for much more than prize money, world rankings and his legacy. The man got married last year to longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic, and the two recently had their first child — a son named Stefan. That makes Djokovic a family man and gives him even more motivation to succeed on...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Duke fans blow up Jay Williams’ Twitter mentions for picking Virginia

Former Duke All-American point guard Jay Williams went against the Blue Devils family Saturday, and fans of the program are not happy. Williams, now an analyst for ESPN, picked Virginia to beat Duke on Saturday. But he didn’t just pick the Cavs to win; he rubbed it in. Williams went Superman and unveiled a Virginia...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Cialis commercial is funny take on Deflategate (Video)

The New England Patriots “deflategate” scandal is completely played out by now, but that does not mean we cannot have a laugh over this funny spoof on the matter. I’m not sure who created it, but this Patriots deflategate-themed Cialis commercial is awesome. My favorite lines? “Reach under center with confidence knowing those balls are...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kevin Love booed by fans in return to Minnesota

By Larry Brown Kevin Love returned to Minnesota for the first time since being traded to the Cavaliers over the summer, and the fans did not give him a warm greeting. Though Love had some fans give him cheers, he received mostly boos during pregame introductions and when he touched the ball during the game. Fans did cheer for him when a tribute video played during the first...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Andy Murray girlfriend Kim Sears in hot water for swearing (Video)

One of the lamest controversies of the Australian Open came during the semifinal match between Andy Murray and Tomas Berdych when Murray’s girlfriend/fiancee Kim Sears was caught on camera swearing. Murray was down 5-3 in the first set and broke back, which really fired up Sears, who attends many of her fiance’s matches. She appeared...Read More
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Bobby Wagner received NFL MVP vote

Aaron Rodgers was named AP NFL MVP for the second time in his career in a vote that yielded a few controversies, including one shocker. Rodgers received 31 of the 50 possible votes, while Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt, who many felt deserved the award, finished second with 13 votes. Dallas Cowboys teammates Tony Romo...Read More
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Jerome Bettis elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

By Larry Brown The Bus is headed to Canton. Former St. Louis Rams and Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis announced on Twitter Saturday that he has been elected to the 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame class. So happy to be amongst the games greatest players!! My Family and I are truly honored and blessed! — Jerome Bettis (@JeromeBettis36) February 1, 2015 I want...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Duncan suing financial adviser, lost $20 million

By Larry Brown Tim Duncan is suing his former financial adviser for $1 million in damages after realizing that the adviser was benefiting off investment deals where the San Antonio Spurs forward was losing big money, according to a report. WOAI in San Antonio reported news of the lawsuit and says Duncan is suing financial adviser Charles Banks for $1 million in relief. Duncan...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Short selling leaves hundreds of fans without S.B. tickets

By Larry Brown The incredible demand for tickets to Super Bowl XLIX has left many fans out in the cold and unable to attend the game despite purchasing tickets for the event. ESPN reports that hundreds of fans who purchased tickets to the game via brokers and resale sites will not be receiving tickets after those vendors reneged on deals. The issue is that most of these brokers...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Bret Bielema wanted Dolphins to draft Russell Wilson early

By Larry Brown Way back before he left Wisconsin for Arkansas, Bret Bielema was interviewing for the Miami Dolphins head coaching job and outlined a plan for them that would allow them to win a Super Bowl within five years, he claims. His plan involved drafting his former Badgers quarterback Russell Wilson in the second round. The Dolphins thought he was crazy, disagreed with him...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss
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