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Celebratory fireworks are set off behind The Space Needle in Seattle, after the Seahawks won the Super Bowl for the first time in history on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. The Seahawks, in their second Super Bowl appearance ever,  won 43-8 over the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.  (AP Photo/The Seattle Times, Lindsey Wasson)

After a long wait, Seattle fans celebrate Seahawks

SEATTLE (AP) — With shouts, cheers and fireworks, Seattle residents celebrated a dominant victory in the Super Bowl — the city’s first major sports championship in more than 30 years. Thousands of people took to […]

02/02/2014

Seattle Seahawks' Jermaine Kearse (15) scores on a 23-yard touchdown reception in front of Denver Broncos' Mike Adams (20) during the second half of the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Seahawks beat Broncos 43-8 in Super Bowl

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Defense wins championships, and the NFL has not seen a defense like Seattle’s in a long time. The Seahawks won their first Super Bowl title Sunday night in overpowering fashion, punishing […]

02/02/2014

A collection of bumper stickers and buttons promoting New Mexico-grown chile. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)

Denver mayor sparks Super Bowl chile battle

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A friendly Super Bowl bet between the mayors of Seattle and Denver is causing a stir in New Mexico. If the Seahawks win on Sunday, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has wagered […]

01/30/2014

Denver Broncos' Peyton Manning answers questions during media day for the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Manning declines to talk ‘legacy’ at Media Day

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Peyton Manning is not interested in talking about where his career stands in football history. Not right now, anyway. Not when he’s still playing. And certainly not less than a week […]

01/28/2014

In this Sept. 15, 2013, photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) shakes hands with his brother New York Giants' quarterback Eli Manning (10) after an NFL football game  in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

Eli: Peyton doesn’t have to win to secure legacy

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — They are two of the NFL’s most well-known quarterbacks. They telephone each other at least once a week to talk shop, work together on an offseason passing camp, and have […]

01/23/2014

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws a pass during NFL football practice at the team's training facility in Englewood, Colo., on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. The Broncos are scheduled to play the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

Broncos return to practice in frigid temps

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning found no need to dunk his right hand in a bucket of ice water Thursday — it was 9 degrees when the Broncos returned to their practice field for […]

01/23/2014

Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow joins SEC Network, still pursuing NFL

ATLANTA (AP) — Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow has been hired as a college football analyst for the new SEC Network in a return to his Florida glory days, but he still hopes to play […]

12/30/2013

Denver Police detectives investigate the scene of a stabbing on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in a parking lot adjacent to Sports Authority Stadium where three people were stabbed during a fight after an NFL football game between San Diego and Denver. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

Multiple people stabbed after Denver football game

DENVER (AP) — Investigators say the stabbing of at least three people in a parking lot at the Denver Broncos’ stadium after Thursday night’s game stemmed from a fight over a near fender-bender. Police spokesman […]

12/13/2013

Lindsey Vonn speeds down the training course at the U.S. Ski Team training center at Copper Mountain, Colo. on Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Nathan Bilow, File)

Vonn crashes while prepping for return to racing

DENVER (AP) — Reigning Olympic downhill champion Lindsey Vonn crashed Tuesday while training in Copper Mountain, Colo., ahead of her planned return to racing following major knee surgery. U.S. Ski Team spokesman Tom Kelly said […]

11/19/2013

Denver Broncos coach John Fox (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File)

Broncos coach John Fox released from hospital

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Fox is out of the hospital, and the rest of the Denver Broncos are feeling better as well. “Great news today,” interim coach Jack Del Rio said Friday in announcing […]

11/08/2013

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak, center, his helped after he collapsed on the field during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Texans’ Kubiak had mini-stroke, out indefinitely

HOUSTON (AP) — Texans coach Gary Kubiak was released from a Houston hospital Tuesday after suffering what the team said was a mini-stroke during Sunday night’s loss to Indianapolis. The team said the 52-year-old Kubiak […]

11/05/2013

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster (23) rushes for a gain against the Seattle Seahawks during the third quarter an NFL football game in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

IPO to give investors a stake in NFL running back

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Here’s a new twist on fantasy sports: a San Francisco startup is offering a chance to bet on the moneymaking potential of star athletes. The unusual investment opportunity kicked off Thursday […]

10/17/2013

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