June 28, 2016

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10 things to know, Tuesday, Feb. 9

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. Trump, Sanders look to emerge from New Hampshire with wins Their victories would lend needed credibility to the unexpected candidates’ pursuit of their parties’ nomination. 2. Why Hong Kong activists, police clash Protesters angered over authorities’ plans Read More…

Party like it’s 1999: Denver celebrating another Super Bowl win

DENVER — Denver’s getting ready to party like it’s 1999. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to flood a downtown park and a 1.5-mile-long parade route Tuesday to celebrate the Denver Broncos’ first Super Bowl championship in 17 years. Officials won’t give specific turnout predictions, but the last time Denver won the Super Bowl Read More…

Jim Ingraham: The Super Bowl and the Browns have had an extremely complicated relationship for, oh, about 50 years

The Super Bowl is 50 years old. The Browns are 70 years old. Isn’t it about time we got these two crazy kids together? How can there have been 50 Super Bowls involving 100 teams over the last half-century, and the Browns have been a no-show in all of them? Is this any way to Read More…

Super Bowl 50: Panthers teammates credit commitment, hard work for Cam Newton’s ascension to greatness

Cam Newton didn’t just stumble into becoming the NFL’s best player. Sure, he has all the physical attributes any quarterback could ask for — he’s 6-foot-5 and 250 pounds of muscle with a strong arm and wide receiver speed. He even has a million-dollar smile and the confidence of a player who has always been Read More…

The Morning Hit–2/5/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Commercial time! 114 million people are expected to watch Read More…

10 things to know, Wednesday, Feb. 3

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. Iowa shows polling is slippery business Pollsters had a tough time pinning down the state’s electorate, taking it on the chin when Donald Trump’s lead in pre-election polls ended with a Ted Cruz victory at Monday’s caucuses. Read More…

‘What if’ moments define Super Bowl legacies

Imagine a world where the name Scott Norwood evokes awe in Buffalo, not “aww, dude.” A world where David Tyree is just another former NFL player with a two-sentence Wikipedia entry, not the guy who seemingly magnetized a ball to his helmet and helped spoil New England’s shot at perfection. A world where Marshawn Lynch Read More…

Super Bowl 50: Opening Night replaces Media Day and delivers even more craziness

SAN JOSE, Calif. — What happens when you put Peyton Manning, Miss Universe, an orange-and-blue leprechaun and 200 TV cameras into the same room? Answer: Super Bowl Opening Night. The NFL took a good idea gone surreal — what used to be known as “Media Day” — gave it a new name, added a live Read More…

Super Bowl 50: Manning’s Broncos face Newton’s Panthers

Peyton Manning is the only five-time MVP in NFL history, one of the faces of the league and, at 39, the oldest starting quarterback to lead a team to the Super Bowl. Slowed by age and injury, he is no longer the record-breaking passer he once was. Most folks figure Manning’s fourth Super Sunday appearance Read More…

Odds makers calling New England win in first Super Bowl overtime

PHOENIX (AP) — Almost as dominant as New England’s performance in the AFC championship game was the showing for Pro Picks in both conference title matches. A sweep. Now comes the toughest choice of all, and even the odds makers are uncertain on this one. The Seahawks (No. 1, AP Pro32) have gone from a 3-point favorite to, Read More…