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  • Football

    Photos: Super Bowl XLIX - New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks

    SUPER BOWL XLIX - FEB. 1, 2015 - UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX STADIUM - GLENDALE, ARIZONA

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  • News

    Super Bowl 50: Manning's last game? Newton's finest moment?

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Peyton Manning's last game? Cam Newton's finest moment?For all the golden tinge the NFL is placing on Super Bowl 50, this one just might come down to how the two star quarterbacks deal with the dynamic defenses bent on...

    By Barry Wilner, AP Pro Football Writer|

  • News

    Denver brings dominant defense into Super Bowl 50

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Peyton Manning wanted to make one thing perfectly clear when he arrived in the Golden Gate City for the golden anniversary of the Super Bowl: "Our defense is what got us here."Von Miller, Chris Harris Jr., Derek Wolfe, all...

    By Arnie Stapleton, AP Pro Football Writer|

  • News

    Denver brings dominant defense into Super Bowl 50

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Peyton Manning wanted to make one thing perfectly clear when he arrived in the Golden Gate City for the golden anniversary of the Super Bowl: "Our defense is what got us here."Von Miller, Chris Harris Jr., Derek Wolfe, all...

    By Arnie Stapleton, AP Pro Football Writer|

  • News

    Panthers too good, versatile for Broncos No. 1 defense

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) The Denver Broncos and their top defense haven't seen anything quite like Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers, the No. 1 scoring offense in the league.The Panthers (17-1) are on a roll, jumping on playoff opponents early....

    By Steve Reed, AP Sports Writer|

  • News

    Teammates, coaches say Cam Newton's success not by accident

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) 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....

    By Steve Reed, AP Sports Writer|

  • Football

    Photos: Super Bowl XLVIII - Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos

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  • Entertainment

    Backstage with Flea on Super Bowl, Bernie Sanders

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) It's been a busy weekend mixed with football and politics for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and bassist Flea wouldn't have it any other way."I'm always ready to play my heart out," Flea told The Associated Press backstage on...

    By John Carucci, Associated Press|

  • NBA basketball

    Better than the Best (Warriors 116, Thunder 108)

    With a 116-108 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder, the Warriors drove the final nail into the casket of the "wait until they play..." storyline. The Warriors are now 10-0 against the League's 2nd through 7th ranked teams. They have won those 10 games by an average of more than 16 points. At home, on the road, with a full squad or short-handed -- it hasn't mattered. 50 games into the regular season, the rest of the NBA's best still haven't found a way to beat this team.

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  • Men's sports

    Sabonis, Gonzaga beat Pepperdine 69-66

    MALIBU, Calif. (AP) Domantas Sabonis had 20 points and 11 rebounds for his conference-leading 14th double-double and Gonzaga held on Saturday night to beat Pepperdine 69-66.Gonzaga (19-5, 11-2 West Coast) jumped to its largest lead early in the...

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