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Belichick, Brady haven’t been interviewed by NFL yet

Two weeks ago, the NFL began its investigation regarding whether the Patriots deliberately underinflated footballs prior to or during the AFC title game.  In the past 14 days, the NFL has not yet interviewed Patriots coach Bill Belichick or Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. Per a league source, neither man has yet to be questioned.  Presumably,…

Super Bowl Performers 2015: List of National Anthem, Halftime Show Entertainment

Although most people watch the Super Bowl for the game itself, there is plenty of excitement for the music lovers as well. The Super Bowl halftime show is one of the biggest live performances of the calendar year. Anyone who steps on...Show More Summary

Ann Mara, NY Giants Owner, Dies at Age 85 After Complications from Fall

Longtime New York Giants co-owner Ann Mara died at the age of 85 Sunday due to complications from a fall outside her home on Jan. 18. According to Michael Eisen of, her son and Giants President and Chief Executive Officer John Mara released a statement in the wake of his mother's passing: I am sad to say that our mother has passed away. Show More Summary

Super Bowl Odds Move, Seattle Betting Forces Spread Down

Are we headed toward our first true pick ’em Super Bowl of all time? As of early Sunday, several sportsbooks in Las Vegas and online had dropped the Super Bowl XLIX betting odds for the New England Patriots, who were consensus one-point...Show More Summary

NFL has retained experts to conduct air pressure experiments

In the aftermath of last Saturday’s My Cousin Vinny press conference from Patriots coach Bill Belichick, scientists throughout America have chimed in on whether Belichick’s Mother Nature-based explanation of reduced football air pressure makes sense. Ultimately, the NFL will decide whether the theory offered by Belichick holds water. Per a league source, the NFL has…

Pro Football Hall of Fame 2015: Top Speeches, Highlights and Reaction

In addition to saluting the best NFL stars of present, Saturday was also about honoring the newest class to be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. With the field trimmed to 15 finalists, the NFL revealed which former players,...Show More Summary

Winning a Super Bowl MVP can make any player immortal

PHOENIX – A year ago on Super Bowl Sunday, linebacker Malcolm Smith's life changed. He ensured that for the rest of his days, his name will be extended to include "Super Bowl MVP." Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith is back at the Super Bowl with his Seattle Seahawks. Show More Summary

Consensus Super Bowl line moves to pick ‘em as Seattle money shows up

For most of the two weeks of Super Bowl XLIX betting, the Patriots were slight point spread favorites. But that has changed. Numerous Nevada sports books now make Sunday’s Super Bowl between New England and Seattle a pick ‘em, according to multiple websites monitoring line movement. A pair of oddsmakers told PFT that weekend money…

Calvin Johnson Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation on Star's Status with Lions

The Detroit Lions will reportedly make retaining defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh a top priority this season, and they may be willing to part with another top star in order to make it happen. According to's Chris Mortensen, the Lions are favored to sign Suh despite the fact that he is set to become an unrestricted free agent. Show More Summary

Super Bowl Kickoff Time 2015: NBC TV Coverage Guide for Patriots vs. Seahawks

Waking up on Super Bowl Sunday is like the adult version of Christmas. Rather than presents, NFL fans get to feast their eyes on the best two teams in the league battling it out for the Lombardi Trophy. Tack on the great commercials, amazing food and Katy Perry, and the 2015 Super Bowl becomes an unforgettable event. Show More Summary

Super Bowl Odds 2015: Final Predictions for Patriots vs. Seahawks Winner, Score

After two weeks of bluster, chatter, analysis and number-crunching, the 2015 Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks is still too tough to call. The oddsmakers are hardly tipping their hand with their minimal one-point spread. Show More Summary

Aaron Hernandez's court session canceled Monday

Former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez will not be in court Monday, as the session has been canceled and will resume Tuesday with witness testimony.

Super Bowl Over/Under 2015: Point Spread, Predictions for Patriots vs. Seahawks

Most Super Bowls feature an established favorite entering the game, but Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks feels as even as any in recent memory. Oddsmakers have struggled to come up with a definitive favorite, and even the over/under feels as though it is right on the nose. Show More Summary

Super Bowl 49: Patriots vs. Seahawks Schedule, Final Box-Score Predictions

It may only be fantasy football players who really study the box scores every week in the NFL, but Sunday's box score will go a long way toward determining the ultimate Super Bowl winner. After all, which running game controls the clock...Show More Summary

Super Bowl Prop Bets 2015: Odds, Box Score, Point Spread Betting Advice

The Super Bowl, as John Oliver told David Letterman earlier this week, represents "peak America" in both the best and worst ways. Once a simple football game, the NFL championship has turned into a grand spectacle that is bizarre for onlookers like the British comedian. Show More Summary

Super Bowl 2015 Squares Advice, Box Game Rules and More Party Entertainment

Simply watching the Super Bowl is a spectacle in its own right, but it can be tough for viewers to get fully engaged without a true rooting interest. For those who are indifferent, Super Bowl squares create instant intrigue. Things are always a bit more interesting when there is money on the line. Show More Summary

Super Bowl 2015: Live Score, Highlights for Patriots vs. Seahawks

It all comes down to this. Thirty-two teams, 65 preseason games, 256 regular-season games and 10 playoff games. Now one game and two teams remain. Soon one will be crowned champions of the NFL. Super Bowl XLIX is a game replete with storylines. Show More Summary

2015 NFL Mock Draft: Top Prospects, Projections Before Super Bowl

Sometimes the best picks in the NFL draft's first round aren't the sexy ones. Fans love when their team selects the strong-armed quarterback or big-play wide receiver, but those skill positions wouldn't be able to function without a corps of viable offensive linemen. We only need to look back one year to see the impact a rookie lineman can make. Show More Summary

NFL Honors 2015: Award Results, List of Winners and Reaction

In hindsight, the 2015 NFL Honors will be remembered as a critical turning point and polarizing in one breath. The Hall of Fame class personifies this. Logjams were shattered with Charles Haley and Tim Brown awarded busts, but The Bus,...Show More Summary

Super Bowl Odds 2015: Patriots vs. Seahawks Final Betting Props and Advice

If you want to bet on football but know nothing about the sport and have no interest in learning, the Super Bowl is a perfect event. Not only are a majority of games close enough to pick'ems that you're really just selecting a winner—Sunday may become the first outright pick'em in NFL history—but also because of prop bets. Yes, prop bets. Show More Summary

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