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Broncos defense comes up clutch to earn hard fought victory
When the bravado wore away, the Broncos' defense was left looking around for answers in an early fight. Just as they did time and time again last season, they punched back and finally delivered the knockout blow.
9 points by The Denver Post | American football American football positions National Football League Tight end Super Bowl Super Bowl XXXVI Washington Redskins Linebacker
Broncos are built under one mantra: Elway or the Highway
Broncos GM has an unorthodox way of building his team in the offseason, but it works.         
135 points by Arizona Republic | Super Bowl Denver Broncos National Football League John Elway Super Bowl XXXII Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl XXXVI Green Bay Packers
Denver Broncos are built under one mantra: Elway or the Highway
Broncos GM has an unorthodox way of building his team in the offseason, but it works.         
135 points by Arizona Republic | Super Bowl Denver Broncos National Football League John Elway Super Bowl XXXII Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl XXXVI Green Bay Packers
Column: Brady’s stolen jersey saga proves grime doesn’t pay
A friend once explained the sports writing business this way: “We pretend to work, and they pretend to pay us.” Martin Mauricio Ortega was okay with the first part, but apparently not the second.The one-time Mexican media executive and part-time memorabilia dealer is the only suspect named so far in...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | Super Bowl Super Bowl XXXVI Tom Brady Super Bowl XL National Football League New England Patriots Super Bowl XXXVIII Super Bowl XXXI
Serial numbers, game photos may help verify Brady jerseys
BOSTON – Now that authorities believe they have recovered the jersey stolen from Tom Brady’s locker following the Patriots’ Super Bowl win last month, the next step will be determining whether it is in fact the MVP quarterback’s missing grass-stained garment.So how exactly does that happen?Old-fash...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl Major League Baseball National Football League Tom Brady American football Super Bowl XL Authentication
Hit the spa now & zen
Boston’s glitterati have been escaping the winter blues without deserting the rest of us for far-away locales. The Hub socials’ secret: Norwell’s Zen Den. Owner Mary Kim-Garrity opened the place in September, and athletes, VIPs and others have flocked to the wellness and healing center for guided mediation, acupuncture, massage, flotation therapy, yoga, infrared sauna, Pilates, their pain clinic and more. Jenny Johnson of NESN’s “Dining Playbook” receives therapy for an injury.
72 points by Boston Herald | Bill Belichick New England Patriots Eric Mangini 2005 New England Patriots season National Football League Super Bowl XXXI Super Bowl XXXVI Bill Parcells
Movie to chronicle New England Patriots’ Super Bowl comeback — but who will play Tom Brady?
Are we really surprised that Tom Brady’s epic Super Bowl LI performance is being turned into a feature film? Of course not — the New England Patriots’ 34-28 win over the Atlanta Falcons was tailor-made for a classic Hollywood comeback flick.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Super Bowl Super Bowl XL New England Patriots National Football League Tom Brady Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XXXIX Super Bowl XXXVIII
Libertyville native Phillipa Soo prepares for Broadway's 'Amelie'
Libertyville native Phillipa Soo is set to take on her next Broadway role in the premiere of "Amelie, A New Musical." Soo, 26, skyrocketed to fame after her Tony-nominated turn as Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton in "Hamilton." She will play the title role in the musical inspired by the 2005 Oscar-nominated...
36 points by Chicago Tribune | Alexander Hamilton Super Bowl Play Philip Schuyler Schuyler family American people of Dutch descent Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton Super Bowl XXXVI
Philipp Plein's New York Fashion Week debut at the New York Public Library is one for the books
Give designer Philipp Plein credit where credit is due. The man knows how to make an unforgettable first impression. To mark his New York Fashion Week debut on Monday night, the German-born, Switzerland-based designer, who traditionally presents his collections in Milan, turned the foyer of the...
115 points by Los Angeles Times | Fashion Fat Joe Times Square New York City Super Bowl XXXVI Milan Heavy metal music Donald Trump
Julian Edelman apologized to Atlanta Falcons cornerback after Super Bowl 51 catch
Alex ButlerFeb. 14 (UPI) -- Robert Alford has his hands all over Super Bowl 51 on Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium.
-2 points by UPI | Tom Brady American football National Football League Super Bowl New England Patriots United Press International American Football League Super Bowl XXXVI
‘The Simpsons’: Boston episode rerun contained new Super Bowl LI easter egg
If you caught Sunday night’s rerun of The Simpsons episode “The Town,” you may have caught a wink to the New England Patriots’ shocking comeback win over the Atlanta Falcons.
638 points by Boston Herald | New England Patriots Super Bowl Tom Brady Super Bowl XXXVI New York Jets Super Bowl XLII National Football League The Simpsons
At least six Patriots now say they’ll skip White House visit
The New England Patriots recently won their fifth Super Bowl title. The number of New England players saying they’ll skip the traditional champions’ visit to the White House is now up to six, and may get larger.Defensive end Chris Long, running back LeGarrette Blount and defensive tackle Alan Branch...
1 points by Concord Monitor | New England Patriots American football Tom Brady Bill Belichick President of the United States National Football League Super Bowl XXXVI American football positions
The Falcons’ demise was just like another infamous collapse
It’s a dirty job, but someone’s gotta do it. Sweeping up after the Super Bowl: I knew we had seen such an ending and heard such a reason for it, before, but I couldn’t put my typing finger on it. Then Jack Alesi, recently retired basketball coach at Brooklyn’s Xaverian High School and a go-to...
7 points by New York Post | Super Bowl National Football League New York Jets Super Bowl XLIII Carlos Beltrán Boomer Esiason Super Bowl XXXVI New England Patriots
Maria Menounos loses diamond during Super Bowl
“I didn’t know that I could break my ring being a superfan but apparently that’s what happened," Menounos said.
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Howe: Ranking the Patriots’ five Super Bowl victories
HOUSTON — Trying to rank the Patriots’ five Super Bowls can be a daily exercise in futility.Their handful of victories stretch two generations, even though the key leaders are the same, and each game was dramatic for its own reasons. That’s why the rankings could change from person to person or based on their mood at the moment. And really, how do you compare a 25-point comeback to an incomprehensible game-winning drive in the upset of the century?But let’s try anyway. Here are the Patriots five Super Bowl victories, ranked:
35 points by Boston Herald | Super Bowl XXXVIII Super Bowl XXXIX Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl Tom Brady Super Bowl XLI New England Patriots Super Bowl XLIII
Markey goes retro in praising Patriots
Massachusetts Sen. Edward J. Markey, so overjoyed by the Patriots’ Super Bowl victory, seemed to forget it was 2017, not 1970.Addressing the Senate, Markey proclaimed that the “Boston Patriots” — the team’s name prior to 1971 — made American history in Super Bowl LI.“This triumvirate of Robert Kraft, Bill Belichick and Tom Brady continue this historic journey to being recognized as the greatest single football team in the history of the United States,” Markey said Monday.
6 points by Boston Herald | New England Patriots Massachusetts Tom Brady Super Bowl XXXI Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XLII United States Senate Cleveland Browns
Ultimate party fills Boston streets
Title-hungry Patriots Nation cheered the Super Bowl champs from end-to-end of a raucous parade, sending the battle-worn players into the offseason with the roar of 1 million fans gone wild ringing in their ears.
56 points by Boston Herald | Super Bowl Super Bowl XXXVI National Football League Super Bowl XLII Vince Lombardi Trophy Green Bay Packers Bill Belichick Vince Lombardi
Danny Amendola wears 'Fire Goodell' hat, Rob Gronkowski boos commissioner
Alex ButlerFeb. 7 (UPI) -- While New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick was ironically taking a day off to start a "no days off" chant, his players tossed shade on Roger Goodell.
1 points by UPI | Bill Belichick New England Patriots Tom Brady National Football League Roger Goodell United Press International Tight end Super Bowl XXXVI
Let’s all thank the Super Bowl for giving us a break from politics
It’s been several decades since American politics has been so contentious. According to a Reuters/Ipsos poll taken after President Trump’s election, 32 percent of California residents want the state to secede from America. In the middle of the election cycle, Public Policy Polling found that 40 percent of Texans would have wanted the state to...
15 points by New York Post | Super Bowl United States Tom Brady American football Political philosophy Halftime show Super Bowl XL Super Bowl XXXVI
Falcons fan buries jersey with a hilarious warning
Not all heroes wear capes.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | National Football League New England Patriots New York Jets Super Bowl Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl XL Super Bowl XXXVI Georgia Dome
Kevin Plank praises Trump as 'passionate' and pro-business
Don't count out Under Armour, CEO Kevin Plank said today, citing quarterback Tom Brady's big comeback for the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl. Plank also praised President Donald Trump's pro-business philosophy and called him a "real asset." The Baltimore apparel and fitness company's stock...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Tom Brady Super Bowl New England Patriots American football Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XL National Football League Super Bowl XXXIX
See the moment Tom Brady realized his jersey was gone
"I put it in my bag."         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | Tom Brady New England Patriots Super Bowl Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XXXIX Super Bowl XXXVIII Super Bowl XL National Football League
Pats WR to critics: ‘Oh well. I’m a champion.’
He's not wrong.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | American football Super Bowl National Football League New England Patriots Super Bowl XL Super Bowl XLII Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XXXIX
Houston Police will have top people working on Brady jersey case
It's apparently a big enough crime in Texas to warrant several law enforcement agencies carrying out the investigation.
450 points by Daily News | Police Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl Super Bowl XL Super Bowl XXXVIII Tom Brady National Football League New England Patriots
Houston-area police bust dozens for prostitution during week of Super Bowl 51
A Harris County Constable report revealed that 32 people were arrested and charged with misdemeanor prostitution last week.
228 points by The Houston Chronicle | Crime Police Houston Super Bowl Tom Brady Criminal law Arrest Super Bowl XXXVI
Pats' Super Bowl comeback great, but Cubs' World Series was greater
In terms of what we’ve witnessed over the past year, the edge goes to the Cubs, and sports fans in general        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Super Bowl Tom Brady Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XLII National Football League New England Patriots Cleveland Browns New York Jets
Bill Belichick tries to let loose at the Patriots' victory parade by starting an unusual chant
New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick isn’t known to be the most outgoing guy in the world. But maybe it was something about becoming the first coach to win a fifth Super Bowl or taking part in a victory parade in front of tens of thousands of fans that prompted the notorious grump to try something...
135 points by Los Angeles Times | New England Patriots Bill Belichick Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XLII National Football League New York Jets Bill Parcells Super Bowl XXXI
New England Patriots show mental toughness in storybook Super Bowl win
The Sports Xchange No team has appeared in more Super Bowls than the Patriots' nine trips.
1 points by UPI | Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl National Football League American football Tom Brady New England Patriots Super Bowl XLII Denver Broncos
Patriots a drunken mess in victory parade to end victory parades
In a stretch that’s been tainted and inspired by deflation, New England is pumped up. In a snowy Boston, the Patriots soaked up every ounce of cheer Tuesday in a victory parade through the city. A season that began with dramatics — Tom Brady sitting the first four games in a Deflategate suspension — and...
2433 points by New York Post | Super Bowl XXXVI Tom Brady Super Bowl Super Bowl XLII New England Patriots American football Cleveland Browns Denver Broncos
Thousands jam Boston for Patriots victory parade
Snowflakes, raindrops and sticky confetti aren’t dampening the mood at Boston’s Super Bowl parade for the New England Patriots.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | National Football League Super Bowl XXXVI New England Patriots Tom Brady Bill Belichick Roger Goodell Super Bowl Super Bowl XLII
New England welcomes the Super Bowl champion Patriots

116 points by New York Post | Tom Brady New England Patriots National Football League Super Bowl Bill Belichick Super Bowl XXXVI New York Jets Super Bowl XLII
The Latest: Brady, Belichick address huge crowd in Boston
BOSTON — The Latest on the Boston parade celebrating the New England Patriots' fifth Super Bowl win (all times local):1:40 p.m.Bill Belichick says his Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots worked harder than any other team he's coached.Belichick repeatedly shouted to a spillover crowd in Boston's City Hall Plaza: "No days off! No days off! No days off! No days off!"Hundreds of thousands of wildly cheering fans braved snow, rain and wind for a parade celebrating the Patriots' fifth Super Bowl victory.
7 points by Boston Herald | National Football League Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl New England Patriots Tom Brady Super Bowl XLII Bill Belichick Vince Lombardi Trophy
Which Patriots player partied too hard with Snoop Dogg?
The Patriots are used to Rob Gronkowski’s hard-partying antics, but wide receiver Chris Hogan’s came as a surprise. Appearing on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Monday, the day after New England overcame a 25-point deficit to win Super Bowl LI, receiver Danny Amendola teased Hogan took the celebration — with Snoop Dogg in attendance — to a...
5 points by New York Post | Super Bowl XXXVI American football American Football League Super Bowl Snoop Dogg National Football League Tom Brady Justin Timberlake
The Latest: Thousands jam Boston for Patriots victory parade
BOSTON — The Latest on the Boston parade celebrating the New England Patriots' fifth Super Bowl win (all times local):12:55 p.m.Snowflakes, raindrops and sticky confetti aren't dampening the mood at Boston's Super Bowl parade for the New England Patriots.Owner Robert Kraft, MVP quarterback Tom Brady, backup QB Jimmy Garoppolo and other players are leaning over the sides of World War II-era amphibious duck boats to wave at a wildly cheering crowd of several hundred thousand fans.
7 points by Boston Herald | National Football League Super Bowl Super Bowl XXXVI New England Patriots Tom Brady Vince Lombardi Trophy Roger Goodell Green Bay Packers
The Latest: Tom Brady, teammates exult at Super Bowl parade
BOSTON — The Latest on the Boston parade celebrating the New England Patriots' fifth Super Bowl win (all times local):12:05 p.m.Super Bowl MVP quarterback Tom Brady and his teammates are taking turns hoisting the Lombardi Trophy to the roars of adoring Patriots fans.Tens of thousands of people clad in New England garb are lining the streets of Boston for a snowy parade celebrating the Patriots' fifth Super Bowl victory.
7 points by Boston Herald | National Football League Super Bowl Super Bowl XXXVI New England Patriots Tom Brady Bill Belichick Roger Goodell Vince Lombardi Trophy
Wojo: Brady is the greatest winner in any team sport
When you combine singular stardom with team championships, I think Brady now tops them all.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Super Bowl National Football League Super Bowl XXXVI Tom Brady New England Patriots Super Bowl XLII New York Jets Denver Broncos
The Latest: Patriots' Super Bowl parade underway in Boston
BOSTON — The Latest on the Boston parade celebrating the New England Patriots' fifth Super Bowl win (all times local):11:35 a.m.The Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots are getting their moment in the snow.World War II-era amphibious vehicles known as duck boats are carrying MVP quarterback Tom Brady, head coach Bill Belichick and the rest of the team through downtown Boston.
7 points by Boston Herald | National Football League Super Bowl New England Patriots Vince Lombardi Trophy Super Bowl XXXVI Green Bay Packers Tom Brady Super Bowl XLII
Mike Preston: It’s time for Bill Belichick and Tom Brady to retire so other teams have a chance
Maybe New England coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady will retire soon.That appears to be the only hope for the 31 other teams in the NFL. If Belichick, 64, and Brady, 39, walk away soon, the other teams have a chance. If not, the Patriots’ reign could last a few more years.
6 points by Boston Herald | American football National Football League Tom Brady Bill Belichick Super Bowl XXXVI New England Patriots Denver Broncos New York Jets
Live blog of parade celebrating Patriots' Super Bowl win
MBTA at Alewife just let in a train-full of people free of charge including myself and @NickStoico#[email protected]/qYB8ASUVDhand#x02014; Elizabeth Frantz (@lizfrantz) February 7, 2017 BRADY! BRADY! Chants on the red line, and some unkind words about Roger Goodell on the Gr...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | National Football League New England Patriots Super Bowl Super Bowl XLII Bill Belichick Super Bowl XXXVI Tom Brady New York Jets
Watch: Matt Damon crashes ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ dressed as Tom Brady
The fake feud between Jimmy Kimmel and Matt Damon continues. The Great Wall actor “snuck” onto Jimmy Kimmel Live on Monday night dressed as New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, much to the host’s displeasure.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Tom Brady Super Bowl Jimmy Kimmel New England Patriots Sarah Silverman Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XXXIX Super Bowl XL
Gisele Bundchen wants Tom Brady to retire. His response? 'Too bad, babe, I'm having too much fun'
Tom Brady’s wife wants him to retire from the NFL. Gisele Bundchen has told her husband so multiple times since he led the New England Patriots to a dramatic victory over the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI at 39 ½ years old. But don’t worry, Patriots fans. Your quarterback shot that idea down...
-2 points by Los Angeles Times | Super Bowl Tom Brady American football National Football League New England Patriots Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XL Bowl game
Why the Patriots are the most hated NFL team
It's not just that they win; it's how they win.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | National Football League San Francisco 49ers American football Super Bowl New Orleans Saints National Football Conference Oakland Raiders Super Bowl XXXVI
Two words for people telling Tom Brady to go out on top: Shut up
Are you one of those people telling Tom Brady to retire right now? After that magical, amazing Super Bowl comeback? After the greatest comeback of all-time? If you are, then you need to shut up. Right here, right now. Just shut up. Shut. Up. Why would Brady leave after that game? He’s having too...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | 2009 NBA Playoffs Super Bowl 2008–09 NBA season 2006–07 NBA season Tom Brady NBA All-Rookie Team Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XLII
Dave Hyde: James White (and his hometown support system) live the Super Bowl dream
A few hours before the Super Bowl kickoff, a text message popped into James White’s cellphone.“Good luck. We’re proud of you. I love you.”George Smith, White’s coach at St. Thomas Aquinas High School., didn’t expect the New England Patriots running back to see the message, much less respond until after the game. But a few minutes later, Smith’s phone lit up in his Fort Lauderdale, Fla., home.“Thanks, coach, I love you.”
-2 points by Boston Herald | American football Tom Brady Super Bowl Super Bowl XXXVI Canadian football New England Patriots American football positions Super Bowl XXXI
Tom Brady on parade day: '#LETSGOOOOOOOOO!'
Pats players are ready to party, Duck Boats are lining up, and the first hardy battalions of an expected 1 million fans are beginning to gather this morning for the 11 a.m. kickoff of the Super Bowl champion Patriots' rolling victory rally - the unstoppable team's fifth in 15 years.
115 points by Boston Herald | Tom Brady Super Bowl American football Super Bowl XXXVI Boston Green Bay Packers National Football League Super Bowl XL
Sport's all-time great comebacks
The New England Patriots won their 5th Super Bowl behind Tom Brady after a record turnaround, but what are some of sport's other great comebacks?
13 points by CNN | American football New England Patriots National Football League Super Bowl Tom Brady Pittsburgh Steelers Super Bowl XXXVIII Super Bowl XXXVI
Patriots Super Bowl parade: Time, date, schedule, TV channel, online stream
The New England Patriots' Super Bowl LI celebration is on.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | Super Bowl National Football League New England Patriots Super Bowl XL USA Today American football Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XXXIX
Did Tom Brady look old enough in first half to pull Jimmy Garoppolo off market?
Whenever Bill Belichick gets around to watching a replay of Super Bowl LI the way coaches typically evaluate games, Tom Brady's performance will be impossible for him to forget. No, not that performance — not Brady completing 21 of 27 passes for 246 yards in the fourth quarter and overtime to engineer...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | National Football League American football Super Bowl XXXVI New York Jets Super Bowl XLII Cleveland Browns Denver Broncos Tom Brady
Goodell and Brady have awkward trophy presentation
NFL commissioner presented New England Patriots quarterback the Super Bowl MVP trophy following months of the Deflategate controversy and it was uncomfortable to watch.         
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Super Bowl: Patriots 34, Falcons 28, OT
       
-2 points by The Detroit News | National Football League Super Bowl New England Patriots American football New York Jets American Football League Bill Belichick Super Bowl XXXVI