Previewing Super Bowl XLIX
For the Seattle Seahawks to become the first team in a decade to win consecutive Super Bowls, they will have to beat the most recent group to do it, the New England Patriots.
Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83
Ernie Banks, the Hall of Fame Chicago Cubs slugger who always maintained his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite decades of playing on miserable teams, died Friday night. He was 83.
Snowboarding takes a slide in popularity
Participation in the sport has dropped due, in part, to the aging of some of the earliest snowboarders who lifted the sport to new heights of popularity in the ’90s.
Earnest jokes about Tom Brady
During Friday’s daily briefing, White House press secretary Josh Earnest joked about “DeflateGate” and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.
Former NFL QB tests out deflated footballs
The NFL is investigating whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game. Former NFL quarterback Hugh Millen says the footballs give quarterbacks a better grip and faster throws.
Tom Brady: ‘I didn’t alter the ball’
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said Thursday that he didn't alter the footballs used in last Sunday's game in any way. The NFL says its investigating whether the Patriots used underinflated footballs in the AFC championship game.