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"Deflategate" Probe: Things to Know

The NFL is very precise about its game and equipment — including the number of footballs prepared for games, how... Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Deflated Balls Latest in Belichick's Reputation for Guile

Deflated Balls Latest in Belichick's Reputation for Guile

Softer footballs wouldn't explain all of a rout that earned the New England Patriots a spot in the Super Bowl. Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Patriots Coach:

Patriots Coach: "No Explanation" for "Deflategate"

Amid an NFL investigation into whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
ESPN Sues Notre Dame Over Open Records Request

ESPN Sues Notre Dame Over Open Records Request

ESPN has filed a lawsuit against University of Notre Dame, alleging the school is violating Indiana's public record... Read »

Jan 22, 2015
5 Super Story Lines Heading into Super Bowl XLIX

5 Super Story Lines Heading into Super Bowl XLIX

Seattle, New England last met in 2012, when Seahawks rallied for a close victory Read »

Jan 22, 2015
UConn Women Rout UCF 100-45 for 16th Straight Win

UConn Women Rout UCF 100-45 for 16th Straight Win

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored 23 points and second-ranked Connecticut won its 16th straight game by routing Central... Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Hope Solo Suspended for 30 Days From U.S. National Team

Hope Solo Suspended for 30 Days From U.S. National Team

Goalkeeper Hope Solo has been suspended from the U.S. women's national team for 30 days. Read »

Jan 21, 2015
NFL Says Deflated Footballs Probe Ongoing

NFL Says Deflated Footballs Probe Ongoing

The NFL says its investigation into whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC... Watch »

Jan 21, 2015
Report: Pats Used 11 Under-Inflated Footballs

Report: Pats Used 11 Under-Inflated Footballs

Eleven of the 12 allocated footballs used by the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game were... Read »

Jan 21, 2015
Pro Golfer Brooke Pancake Signs Deal With Waffle House

Pro Golfer Brooke Pancake Signs Deal With Waffle House

A pancake will be seen in Waffle House restaurants across the nation.
Pro golfer Brooke Pancake announced... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
McCourty on DeflateGate: 'We Don't Care'

McCourty on DeflateGate: 'We Don't Care'

An early Monday morning report alleged that the NFL is investigating the Patriots for deflating footballs during... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
Usain Bolt Shares His Favorite

Usain Bolt Shares His Favorite "Bolt Babies" Photos

Olympic champion Usain Bolt took to his Twitter feed to share some of his favorite "Bolt Babies"... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
Jalen Adams Ready for UConn

Jalen Adams Ready for UConn

The Huskies' 2014-15 season hasn't gone as planned, but 2015-16 will welcome Jalen Adams, the 25th-ranked recruit in... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
Huskies Looking for Offensive Coordinator

Huskies Looking for Offensive Coordinator

More proof that Year 2 comes with more expectations than Year 1: Coach Bob Diaco is making changes in an effort... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
Woody, Jets Off To Good Start In 2015

Woody, Jets Off To Good Start In 2015

Just a few weeks ago, Doug Marrone looked like the smartest guy in football, getting his old team to pay him $4... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
Hartford Company Makes Official Super Bowl Gear

Hartford Company Makes Official Super Bowl Gear

The Super Bowl hits close to home in Connecticut this year, and not just because the Patriots are playing. Read »

Jan 19, 2015
Seahawks Apologize for

Seahawks Apologize for "Poor Judgment" in MLK Day Tweet

Less than 24 hours after clinching a spot in the Super Bowl, the Seattle Seahawks found themselves issuing an... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
Pats Fans Stock Up on Championship Gear

Pats Fans Stock Up on Championship Gear

With the New England Patriots headed to the Super Bowl, the rush is on for AFC Championship gear. Watch »

Jan 19, 2015
Tiger Woods' Front Tooth Knocked Out

Tiger Woods' Front Tooth Knocked Out

Tiger Woods had his tooth knocked out on Monday by a videographer at the awards podium at the World Cup event in... Read »

Jan 19, 2015
Report: 11 of 12 Patriots Balls Under-Inflated

Report: 11 of 12 Patriots Balls Under-Inflated

During Sunday's Colts-Patriots AFC Championship Game, the Colts notified the league that the game ball used by the... Read »

Jan 21, 2015

Super Bowl XLIX

New England VS. Seattle

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