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February 2, 2015
Brady reflects on historic fourth Lombardi Trophy
At the end of a sleepless night, three-time Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady was still soaking in the magnitude of his historic fourth Lombardi Trophy...
February 2, 2015 - 11:40am
Browns quarterback Manziel enters treatment facility
By Larry Fine and Steve Gibsburg Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has entered a treatment facility to deal with personal problems, the National Football League team said on Monday. Manziel, who struggled to live up to his status as a No. 1 draft pick this season,...
February 2, 2015 - 10:51am
Seahawks run out of good fortune in Super Bowl letdown
GLENDALE, Arizona, Feb 1 (Reuters) - The Seattle Seahawks were left stunned after coming up one yard short of a second straight Super Bowl title...
February 2, 2015 - 8:44am
January 31, 2015
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
PHOENIX -- Winning a Lombardi Trophy is a yearlong journey, beginning with offseason workouts, winding through training camp, the grind of a 17-week regular season and then the intensity of the postseason. Any NFL player who has held the Lombardi Trophy can identify a turning point...
January 31, 2015 - 1:15pm
January 30, 2015
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
PHOENIX, Jan 30 (Reuters) - As fans gather for Sunday's Super Bowl in Arizona, a billboard campaign is seeking to win acceptance for gay players whom the organizers say have been part of the National Football League since it started, but are scared to come out in public. The campaign...
January 30, 2015 - 10:59am
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
PHOENIX -- Super Bowl coaches Pete Carroll and Bill Belichick shared a stage divided only by the Lombardi Trophy the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots play for Sunday. "We got a great two weeks. It's been nothing but fun," Carroll said at the joint press conference. "The...
January 30, 2015 - 10:56am
January 29, 2015
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
PHOENIX - As fans gather for Sunday's Super Bowl in Arizona, billboard trucks are expected to travel around Phoenix with messages reminding revelers of what critics see as an inadequate NFL response to domestic violence involving star NFL players. Dispatched by an anti-sexism group...
January 29, 2015 - 8:40am
January 28, 2015
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
Whenever Marshawn Lynch decides to leave the National Football League, one thing is for certain: It will be on his terms. OK, two things. He also won't pop up six months later as an analyst for the NFL Network, and he is not going to kick Jon Gruden out of the color role on...
January 28, 2015 - 10:15am
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
CHANDLER, Ariz. -- Seattle's No. 1-ranked defense is one of the things keeping New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick awake at night this week. Belichick has studied the team from 2012, when the teams last played, and measured their progress in quality and depth. He marveled...
January 28, 2015 - 10:10am
January 27, 2015
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
CHANDLER, Ariz. -- New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft opened Monday's press conference with a stern statement in which he voiced displeasure for the way the NFL is handling the "Deflategate" investigation and how media is covering it, with assumption of guilt from the head coach...
January 27, 2015 - 9:17am
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
Pete Carroll had a mission when he took over as coach of the Seattle Seahawks in 2010 -- to prove that his large-and-in-charge coaching model could work in the NFL. It was not the way things operated during his three years in New England. "This is a football game we play," Carroll...
January 27, 2015 - 9:14am
January 26, 2015
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said he hasn't yet spoken to NFL investigators regarding the underinflated footballs controversy,...
January 26, 2015 - 11:31am
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
The NFL and YouTube announced a partnership on Monday that will deliver content on a new channel. Through the official NFL channel on YouTube -- and video directly viewable for Google Search users -- the partnership will enable fans to engage with NFL content on computers, tablets...
January 26, 2015 - 9:57am
January 25, 2015
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
The New York Jets will hire Rex Hogan as their director of college scouting and Brian Heimerdinger to a prominent front-office role, according to NFL Network. Hogan served as a national scout for the Chicago Bears, but was released from his contract. He had been a scout with the...
January 25, 2015 - 11:21am
January 24, 2015
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
New England Patriots wide receiver Matthew Slater said Saturday that the NFL Players Association has recommended players avoid publicly talking about the league's ongoing investigation regarding under inflated footballs. "I'd love to get into that with you, but we have been instructed...
January 24, 2015 - 3:14pm