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ABC Newspapers
Tate Hermann tapped as next St. Francis football coachFormer Champlin Park quarterback promoted from Saints assistant coach to head c
Tate Hermann tapped as next St. Francis football coach
ABC Newspapers / Posted 2 hours ago
Former Champlin Park quarterback promoted from Saints assistant coach to head coachSt. Francis High School didn’t have to look far for its next football head coach after Chris Lindquist stepped down after last season.Tate Hermann was announced as the... Read more
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SportingNews
Major League Football offers second chance for players like Casey PachallDonte Rumph has been in and out of training camps, but you probably remember hi
Major League Football offers second chance for players like Casey Pachall
SportingNews / Posted 6 hours ago
Donte Rumph has been in and out of training camps, but you probably remember him best as the guy who camped outside the Falcons' facility in a tent, only to be invited to camp, given the name “Cupcake,” and eventually be cut from the team. Casey... Read more
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Artvoice
Sixteen Years Of Mediocrity Produce Few Football MemoriesThe Loss Generation Sixteen Years of Mediocrity Produce Few Football Memories
Sixteen Years Of Mediocrity Produce Few Football Memories
Artvoice / Posted yesterday
The Loss Generation Sixteen Years of Mediocrity Produce Few Football Memories (Note: In keeping with longstanding policy, Upon Further Review does not publish the last names of Buffalo Bills fans, believing that they suffer enough regret and shame... Read more
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Denver Post
Denver Broncos Super Bowl victory could signal stock market's lossBack in 1970s, Wall Street analyst Robert H. Stovall noticed that whenever an o
Denver Broncos Super Bowl victory could signal stock market's loss
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
Back in 1970s, Wall Street analyst Robert H. Stovall noticed that whenever an original American Football League team, like the Denver Broncos, won the championship, stock returns were negative for the year. Up years followed a win by an original... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Looking back: All-time Texas HS football Super Bowl teamSuper Bowls are occasionally tied directly to Texas, but even as Super Bowl 50
Looking back: All-time Texas HS football Super Bowl team
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowls are occasionally tied directly to Texas, but even as Super Bowl 50 takes place in Santa Clara, Calif. Between Denver and Carolina, there still is only one degree of separation with many players, coaches and key participants reaching down... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Unearthed video shows Lamar Hunt talking about naming Super BowlMany aspects of Super Bowl Sunday, including the name of the game itself, are p
Unearthed video shows Lamar Hunt talking about naming Super Bowl
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
Many aspects of Super Bowl Sunday, including the name of the game itself, are part of the legacy of Chiefs founder Lamar Hunt. Never-before-seen video shows Hunt talking about coming up with the name for one of the world’s biggest sporting... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Chiefs historian looks back at Super Bowl IThe Chiefs played in the first Super Bowl 50 years ago, only at that time it wa
Chiefs historian looks back at Super Bowl I
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
The Chiefs played in the first Super Bowl 50 years ago, only at that time it was called the AFL-NFL Championship. The upstart American Football League, co-founded by the Kansas City Chiefs owner Lamar Hunt, was also known as the "Mickey Mouse"... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
How the Super Bowl has changed over the yearsThe Super Bowl as we know it today is a far cry from the game's humble beginnin
How the Super Bowl has changed over the years
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 5 days ago
The Super Bowl as we know it today is a far cry from the game's humble beginnings. Today, the game is the most watched television event of the calendar year. For the past several years, the Super Bowl is the most watched television program in... Read more
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Kansas City Chiefs
"The First Lady of the NFL" Celebrates Her 50th Super Bowl on SundayShe has been called “The First Lady of the NFL.” It’s a title that fits Norma
"The First Lady of the NFL" Celebrates Her 50th Super Bowl on Sunday
Kansas City Chiefs / Posted 5 days ago
She has been called “The First Lady of the NFL.” It’s a title that fits Norma Hunt well, considering she has had a front row seat to not only the development of the Super Bowl as we know it today, but also even to the NFL as we know it today. She... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
America's big show"Baseball is what we were, and football is what we have become." -- Mary McGro
America's big show
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
"Baseball is what we were, and football is what we have become." -- Mary McGrory Today is Super Bowl Sunday, a corporate secular holiday that, like Christmas, is inescapable. Even atheists, agnostics and those who only refer to the sport as... Read more
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Denver Post
16 fans have been to every Super BowlSAN FRANCISCO — A man set himself on fire. A woman ran around naked. Giant hot-
16 fans have been to every Super Bowl
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — A man set himself on fire. A woman ran around naked. Giant hot-air balloons crashed toward fans. The old days weren't always so good to the Super Bowl. The NFL's ultimate game is now one of America's last remaining unifiers, crossing... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Super Bowl's Joe Foss ConnectionYou can credit former South Dakota Governor Joe Foss with helping come up with
Super Bowl's Joe Foss Connection
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 6 days ago
You can credit former South Dakota Governor Joe Foss with helping come up with the game plan for what would become the biggest sporting event on the planet. We've come across a letter Foss wrote when he was the commissioner of the old American... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Rhinebeck resident experiences Super Bowl for second time 50 years laterRhinebeck attorney Edward McNally as a 10-year-old with his father, Dr. Randall
Rhinebeck resident experiences Super Bowl for second time 50 years later
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 6 days ago
Rhinebeck attorney Edward McNally as a 10-year-old with his father, Dr. Randall McNally, in 1967. Photo provided Rhinebeck resident Edward McNally, who went to watch the inaugural Super Bowl with his dad when he was 10, is returning to the title... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Former South Dakota Governor's Connection To Super BowlThis is a letter written by former South Dakota Governor Joe Foss who, at the t
Former South Dakota Governor's Connection To Super Bowl
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 7 days ago
This is a letter written by former South Dakota Governor Joe Foss who, at the time, was commissioner of the old American Football League. It's addressed to the NFL commissioner at that time, Pete Rozelle. In the letter, Foss asks for a big game to... Read more
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Deseret News
Mormon, former college band flutist recalls playing at first Super Bowl halftime showThere were no dancing sharks, no Beyonce and a Destiny's Child reunion, no Prin
Mormon, former college band flutist recalls playing at first Super Bowl halftime show
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
There were no dancing sharks, no Beyonce and a Destiny's Child reunion, no Prince rocking out in the midst of a Miami thunderstorm when two professional football teams met to settle a championship at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Jan. 15,... Read more
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CNBC
Why you should heed the ‘Super Bowl indicator’It is the opposite of sound investment advice: Buy stocks if a given team wins
Why you should heed the ‘Super Bowl indicator’
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
It is the opposite of sound investment advice: Buy stocks if a given team wins the Super Bowl, and sell if the other team takes it. But the so-called Super Bowl indicator merits attention from investors not because it is wise, but because of the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Jacobs: KC Chiefs’ Bobby Bell on segregation, Super Bowl | News & Observer February 5, 2016 11:08 AM Former linebacker faced racism
Jacobs: KC Chiefs’ Bobby Bell on segregation, Super Bowl
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer February 5, 2016 11:08 AM Former linebacker faced racism in the 1960s Only player from NC in first AFL-NFL title... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
The story behind the first Super BowlThis Sunday marks the 50th Super Bowl in NFL history, a league with more than 9
The story behind the first Super Bowl
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
This Sunday marks the 50th Super Bowl in NFL history, a league with more than 90 years under its belt. So, how did this game come to be since football has been in this country for more than four decades? The story of the first Super Bowl is a unique... Read more
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Island Packet
Willie Wood made the most memorable play of Super Bowl I. He has no recollection.The Green Bay Packers’ agile, lissome safety, Willie Wood, snatched the wobbly
Willie Wood made the most memorable play of Super Bowl I. He has no recollection.
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
The Green Bay Packers’ agile, lissome safety, Willie Wood, snatched the wobbly pass thrown by the Kansas City Chiefs’ quarterback, Len Dawson, and zigzagged to the doorstep of the Chiefs’ end zone, setting up an easy Packers touchdown. Green Bay... Read more
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Yahoo News
Elway factor underpins the Broncos' success Feb 3, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning
Elway factor underpins the Broncos' success
Yahoo News / Posted 7 days ago
Feb 3, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) addresses the media … SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - As the Denver Broncos size up the prospect of winning a third Super Bowl... Read more
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Khaleej Times
The teacher on the airwavesAnnouncers and radio talk show hosts have a certain enigmatic presence about th
The teacher on the airwaves
Khaleej Times / Posted 7 days ago
Announcers and radio talk show hosts have a certain enigmatic presence about them. You hear their voices on your favourite stations on your commute to work every day, but very rarely, thanks to the medium, do we get to see them in action. How you... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Elway factor underpins the Broncos' successFeb 3, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (1
Elway factor underpins the Broncos' success
Reuters Sports News / Posted 7 days ago
Feb 3, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) addresses the media at press conference prior to Super Bowl 50 at Santa Clara Marriott. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports SAN FRANCISCO As the Denver... Read more
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NBC News
Tom Flores: 7 Questions with a Pro Football LegendTom Flores' career has been marked with a series of boundary-breaking firsts in
Tom Flores: 7 Questions with a Pro Football Legend
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
Tom Flores' career has been marked with a series of boundary-breaking firsts in professional football. In 1960, while playing for the Oakland Raiders, he was the first-ever Latino starting quarterback on a pro football team. As a coach, Flores won... Read more
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USA Today
Voices: A Super Bowl dream comes trueWhen Phil McConkey was a child, he liked to go outside in winter and select a s
Voices: A Super Bowl dream comes true
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
When Phil McConkey was a child, he liked to go outside in winter and select a single snowflake. He'd watch it drift tantalizingly in slow motion, tossed by the wind, and then he'd dash from here to there and back again to capture the dancing crystal... Read more
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The Washington Times
LOVERRO: The last NFL championship game marked the end of a different eraANALYSIS/OPINION: In case you hadn’t noticed, Sunday’s championship between th
LOVERRO: The last NFL championship game marked the end of a different era
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: In case you hadn’t noticed, Sunday’s championship between the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos will be the 50th time the game known as the Super Bowl has been played — although, when it was once referred to as the ultimate... Read more
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Market Watch
Super Bowl stock predictor has a streak goingThe Super Bowl has done it again. As illogical as it sounds, for seven years i
Super Bowl stock predictor has a streak going
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
The Super Bowl has done it again. As illogical as it sounds, for seven years in a row the outcome of the game has foretold the stock market’s direction for the year. Overall, this now has happened after 40 of the 49 Super Bowls, for an 82%... Read more
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Slate
I Watched All XLIX Super Bowls in XLIX Days. Here’s What I Learned.Notes from a fan who's seen it all. Before the Super Bowl was the Super Bowl—b
I Watched All XLIX Super Bowls in XLIX Days. Here’s What I Learned.
Slate / Posted 8 days ago
Notes from a fan who's seen it all. Before the Super Bowl was the Super Bowl—before it was the secular American equivalent of Christmas, a royal coronation, and the M.A.S.H.finale rolled into one six-hour televised spectacular—it was the triumphant... Read more
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Covers.com
Fifty betting notes you need to know before Super Bowl 50 -Enjoy, best of luck and enjoy the game. 1. Super Bowl 50 will be played in San
Fifty betting notes you need to know before Super Bowl 50 -
Covers.com / Posted 8 days ago
Enjoy, best of luck and enjoy the game. 1. Super Bowl 50 will be played in Santa Clara, California at the open-air venue known as Levi’s Stadium, which features a natural playing surface comprised of Tifway II Bermuda grass and Perennial... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Broncos eye third Super Bowl win to enhance Bowlen's legacyFeb 3, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak addres
Broncos eye third Super Bowl win to enhance Bowlen's legacy
Reuters Sports News / Posted 9 days ago
Feb 3, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak addresses the media at press conference prior to Super Bowl 50 at Santa Clara Marriott. Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports DENVER When the Denver Broncos first took the field as... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
How the Super Bowl has evolved over 50 yearsThe first Super Bowl hardly captured the nation's attention as the American Foo
How the Super Bowl has evolved over 50 years
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
The first Super Bowl hardly captured the nation's attention as the American Football League and the National Football league were unable to sell out the game, but America's biggest game day has evolved dramatically over its 50-year history, reports... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Broncos have their fans, tooThe hype surrounding the Carolina Panthers and their participation in Super Bow
Broncos have their fans, too
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
The hype surrounding the Carolina Panthers and their participation in Super Bowl 50 is far and wide in this state. But what about the Broncos fans in the area? Well it just so happens they’re optimistic about their teams chances as well. Take Fred... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Broncos have their fans, tooThe hype surrounding the Carolina Panthers and their participation in Super Bow
Broncos have their fans, too
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
The hype surrounding the Carolina Panthers and their participation in Super Bowl 50 is far and wide in this state. But what about the Broncos fans in the area? Well it just so happens they're optimistic about their teams chances as well. Take Fred... Read more
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SportingNews
Super Bowl era began with black QBs, coaches, GMs too far away to imagineWith the 50th Super Bowl approaching, Tony Dungy thought about his younger self
Super Bowl era began with black QBs, coaches, GMs too far away to imagine
SportingNews / Posted 11 days ago
With the 50th Super Bowl approaching, Tony Dungy thought about his younger self and the league he entered in 1977, when the Super Bowl was still young, too. "I guess when I was 21 years old and a rookie," said Dungy, the first black coach to win a... Read more
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SportingNews
Super Bowl I: A not so super start for America's biggest gameOn June 8, 1966, the National Football League and the American Football League
Super Bowl I: A not so super start for America's biggest game
SportingNews / Posted 11 days ago
On June 8, 1966, the National Football League and the American Football League announced in a joint statement that they would merge, ending seven years of ever more costly competition to sign the best players coming out of college, to attract... Read more
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Denver Post
Even loss to Cowboys didn't ruin Broncos initial trip to Super BowlPlace-kicker Jim Turner had experienced a more memorable Super Bowl earlier in
Even loss to Cowboys didn't ruin Broncos initial trip to Super Bowl
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
Place-kicker Jim Turner had experienced a more memorable Super Bowl earlier in his career, but even so, what he witnessed as the Broncos and Denver prepared for their first experience in pro football's big show has a place in his most cherished... Read more
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Deseret News
Mike Sorensen: First Super Bowl appearance after 50 years of memoriesSALT LAKE CITY — In my 35-plus years as a sports writer, I figure I’ve covered
Mike Sorensen: First Super Bowl appearance after 50 years of memories
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — In my 35-plus years as a sports writer, I figure I’ve covered at least 10,000 sporting events. More than half have been basketball games, another third or so have been football games and I’ve also covered about every athletic event... Read more
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The News & Observer
Jacobs: Remembering the first ‘Super Bowl,’ in living color | News & Observer January 31, 2016 4:54 PM AFL-NFL title game played durin
Jacobs: Remembering the first ‘Super Bowl,’ in living color
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
| News & Observer January 31, 2016 4:54 PM AFL-NFL title game played during a time of upheaval Television changed along with... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
From Namath to Norwood, dramatic moments enter Super Bowl loreGeneral view of the exterior of Levi's Stadium prior to Super Bowl 50. Kyle Ter
From Namath to Norwood, dramatic moments enter Super Bowl lore
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
General view of the exterior of Levi's Stadium prior to Super Bowl 50. Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports From Joe Namath raising his finger toward the sky to David Tyree’s “Helmet Catch”, the Super Bowl is a history book of indelible moments that lead to... Read more
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SportsFan
Dramatic Super Bowl momentsFrom Joe Namath raising his finger toward the sky to David Tyree's `Helmet Catc
Dramatic Super Bowl moments
SportsFan / Posted 12 days ago
From Joe Namath raising his finger toward the sky to David Tyree's `Helmet Catch', the Super Bowl is a history book of indelible moments that lead to the 50th edition. When the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos face off on Sunday (Monday AEDT) in... Read more
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Hartford Courant
50 For 50: Connecticut's Ties To The Super BowlIt began as a title game between the established National Football League and t
50 For 50: Connecticut's Ties To The Super Bowl
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
It began as a title game between the established National Football League and the upstart American Football League, first played on Jan. 15, 1967. In the decades since, the Super Bowl has become a cultural phenomenon. The 50th Super Bowl will be... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Football | Super Bowl I looked little like current title game Denver Broncos vs. Carolina Panthers Where: Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, Cal
Football | Super Bowl I looked little like current title game
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
Denver Broncos vs. Carolina Panthers Where: Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, Calif. There is something appropriate about the fact that one of the more memorable moments of the first Super... Read more
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Denver Post
Super Bowl 50 doesn't take an "L"The National Football League didn't begin larding Roman numerals on to the Supe
Super Bowl 50 doesn't take an "L"
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
The National Football League didn't begin larding Roman numerals on to the Super Bowl until its fifth year, hoping to imbue its championship game with a certain chiseled-in-stone gravitas. The block letters were "one of the things that defined the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Who will America root for in the Super Bowl?For Charlotte, N.C., it's the no-brainer to end all no-brainers: the Panthers,
Who will America root for in the Super Bowl?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
For Charlotte, N.C., it's the no-brainer to end all no-brainers: the Panthers, of course. And more than 1,500 miles west and nearly 1 mile higher, it's naturally all about the Broncos. But then there's the rest of America, and - with the 30 other... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Golden Super Bowl now grown up from modest beginningGeneral view of the press box roof during a field preparation press conference
Golden Super Bowl now grown up from modest beginning
Reuters Sports News / Posted 13 days ago
General view of the press box roof during a field preparation press conference prior to Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium. Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports The Super Bowl XLVIII logo is pictured during a news conference ahead of the Super Bowl in New... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Chargers Submit Plans for OC Training Site, Team HQThe San Diego Chargers submitted development plans this week for land in Orange
Chargers Submit Plans for OC Training Site, Team HQ
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
The San Diego Chargers submitted development plans this week for land in Orange County that would serve as the team's interim headquarters and training site if the team moves to the Los Angeles area. No final decision has been made regarding... Read more
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The News & Observer
Who will America root for in the Super Bowl? | News & Observer January 27, 2016 1:26 PM The rest of the country weighs
Who will America root for in the Super Bowl?
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
| News & Observer January 27, 2016 1:26 PM The rest of the country weighs whether to back Panthers or Broncos Will fans favor veteran QB or a Carolina... Read more
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The Daily Review
Photos: Super Bowl IV - Kansas City Chiefs and Minnesota VikingsIf you're viewing on a mobile device click here. SUPER BOWL IV - JAN. 11, 1970
Photos: Super Bowl IV - Kansas City Chiefs and Minnesota Vikings
The Daily Review / Posted 16 days ago
If you're viewing on a mobile device click here. SUPER BOWL IV - JAN. 11, 1970 - TULANE STADIUN - NEW ORLEANS KANSAS CITY CHIEFS 23 - MINNESOTA VIKINGS 7 CHIEFS EVEN THE COUNT: The Chiefs forced five turnovers as the American Football League... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Super Bowl 50: NFL gets the L out of Roman numerals, but just for this year's gameThe National Football League didn't begin larding Roman numerals on to the Supe
Super Bowl 50: NFL gets the L out of Roman numerals, but just for this year's game
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 17 days ago
The National Football League didn't begin larding Roman numerals on to the Super Bowl until its fifth year, hoping to imbue its championship game with a certain chiseled-in-stone gravitas. The block letters were "one of the things that defined the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Super Bowl 50: NFL gets the L out of Roman numerals, but just for this year's gameThe National Football League didn't begin larding Roman numerals on to the Supe
Super Bowl 50: NFL gets the L out of Roman numerals, but just for this year's game
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 17 days ago
The National Football League didn't begin larding Roman numerals on to the Super Bowl until its fifth year, hoping to imbue its championship game with a certain chiseled-in-stone gravitas. The block letters were "one of the things that defined the... Read more
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The Daily Review
Super Bowl 50: NFL gets the L out of Roman numerals, but just for this year's gameThe National Football League didn't begin larding Roman numerals on to the Supe
Super Bowl 50: NFL gets the L out of Roman numerals, but just for this year's game
The Daily Review / Posted 17 days ago
The National Football League didn't begin larding Roman numerals on to the Super Bowl until its fifth year, hoping to imbue its championship game with a certain chiseled-in-stone gravitas. The block letters were "one of the things that defined the... Read more
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