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Online petition will fight Glendale’s request for state Super Bowl funding – Arizona Republic

Online petition will fight Glendale’s request for state Super Bowl fundingArizona Republic2016 National Championship Game: The Fiesta Bowl will host the college football championship at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. Super Bowl XXX: Tempe hosted the Super Bowl in 1996 at Sun Devil Stadium. About 76,400 people attended … …read more Source: NFL […]

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Watch: ‘Proof’ that ‘fix was in’ for Seahawks’ NFC Championship Game victory – Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)

Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)I know it’s hard to hear, but a nearly 15-minute-long YouTube clip proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that league officials conspired to send Seattle to the big game instead of the NFC West rival San Francisco 49ers. The video — the only video uploaded …San Francisco 49ers: Putting to Bed […]

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Seahawks-49ers NFC Championship Game Was Rigged, Says Conspiracy … – SFist

SFistAt the risk of ripping off your scabs without giving the wounds time to heal, here’s a 15-minute YouTube conspiracy theory video about how the NFL rigged the NFC Championship in favor of the Seahawks. It’s chock full of intrigue and/or utter nonsense.Did the NFL rig the 49ers – Seahawks NFC Championship game?GiveMeSport49ers issued warning […]

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Kaepernick calls Sherman’s postgame rant after NFC title game ‘ridiculous’ – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsHe said he didn’t regret the fourth quarter pass to Michael Crabtree in the right corner of the end zone that was broken up by Sherman to decide the NFC Championship Game, saying he would take that same chance “10 times over again.” “I do wish I had …Kaepernick: Sherman ‘ridiculous’ESPNColin Kaepernick […]

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VIDEO: This Is What It Looks Like When You Parachute into an NFL Playoff Game – People Magazine

VIDEO: This Is What It Looks Like When You Parachute into an NFL Playoff GamePeople MagazineThousands watched the Denver Broncos clinch a spot in Super Bowl XLVII by winning Saturday’s AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots, and one group had a unique view of the field: the Denver Broncos Thunderstorm. The official … […]

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Richard Sherman Mic’d Up During NFC Championship Game – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportAfter Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman deflected away San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s final pass of Sunday’s NFC Championship Game into the hands of teammate Malcolm Smith, the corner became a hot topic on …Richard Sherman: ‘Helluva Game‘ Michael Crabtree After NFC Championship …NESN.comNFC championship game: brutal and beautiful as Seahawks win (+video)Christian […]

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Mark Cannizzaro – New York Post

Mark CannizzaroNew York PostDENVER — Standing — literally — in the shadow of Sports Authority Field at Mile High, where the Broncos dispatched the Patriots on Sunday in the AFC Championship Game to advance to Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium, is a place called: “Mile High … …read more Source: Denver News From Google

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Super Bowl ‘picks’ not only about odds but play calls – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDENVER — John Lynch watched the AFC Championship Game live at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Sunday and didn’t notice anything remarkable about Denver Broncos. receiver Wes Welker colliding with the New England Patriots’ Aqib Talib …Aqib Talib injury: Patriots CB has no structural damage in kneePhilly.comBelichick: Wes Welker’s hit a ‘deliberate’ […]

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Breaking Down Russell Wilson’s Struggles During the NFC Championship Game – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportSeattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson couldn’t have expected a better start to his career. After two seasons, Wilson has established himself as one of the best quarterbacks in the league. He gradually improved during his rookie season before …49ers’ NFC title game loss boiled down to three playsComcast SportsNet Bay AreaNFC championship game: brutal […]

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49ers’ Harbaugh makes positivity his postseason theme – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSANTA CLARA — Coach Jim Harbaugh looked back on the 49ers’ NFC Championship Game loss through a positive prism Tuesday, even praising Colin Kaepernick’s effort as “fabulous.” Harbaugh said he and Kaepernick met Monday, and although the …Monson: Richard Sherman’s rant isn’t cool, it’s sadSalt Lake TribuneHighlights and lowlights for 49ers in […]

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Skydivers Parachuting into AFC Championship Game Is as Exhilarating as It … – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportSome Denver Broncos fans managed to find a nifty way to skirt traffic by literally dropping onto Sports Authority Field during Sunday’s AFC Championship Game. Looks fun, but we will go ahead and opt for maneuvering through the parking lot, thank you …VIDEO: What it looks like skydiving into the AFC Championship gameCBS sports.com […]

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Super Bowl matchup features No. 1 seeds Seahawks, Broncos – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelRon Wolf and Charley Armey, a pair of Super Bowl-winning general managers in the 1990s, both favored Seattle in interviews shortly after the Seahawks defeated San Francisco, 23-17, in the NFC Championship Game. Earlier, the Broncos downed New …Thunderous Defense and Crowd Lift Seahawks to Super BowlNew York TimesWilson outduels 49ers’ Kaepernick, helps […]

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Bill Belichick rips Wes Welker for hit that ended Aqib Talib’s AFC Championship – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldWelker knocked cornerback Aqib Talib out of yesterday’s AFC Championship Game while contacting him during a pick route. Welker went low on Talib to block him out of Demaryius Thomas’ lane, and Talib suffered a knee injury that forced him out of the …Wes Welker Was Denver Broncos’ Motivational Speaker Before AFC …NESN.comAFC Championship […]

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Pats’ reservoir of miracles finally comes up empty – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldALL DONE: Coach Bill Belichick runs off the field after the Pats’ loss to the Broncos in the AFC Championship Game yesterday. 1. Monday, January 20, 2014. PrintEmail Comments. By: Jeff Howe. DENVER — The dogged underdogs finally ran out of time.Peyton Manning one win from capping amazing comebackNew York Daily NewsSuper matchup: Conference […]

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Report cards: Broncos’ air attack perfect vs. Patriots – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPeyton Manning will make his third Super Bowl appearance after his Denver Broncos defeated the New England Patriots 26-16 on Sunday in the AFC Championship Game. Below are grades for each team. THE Q: Broncos’ toughest test still awaits.Peyton Manning, Broncos rip Patriots to reach Super BowlABC NewsBroncos 26, Patriots 16ReutersManning’s charity to get […]

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AFC Championship Game Broncos v. Patriots : The Inactives – Mile High Report (blog)

AFC Championship Game Broncos v. Patriots : The InactivesMile High Report (blog)AFC Championship Game Broncos v. Patriots : The Inactives. By Scotty Payne  @Skotty_Payne on Jan 19 2014, 11:44a 16. Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports. Today’s #Broncos inactives for #NEvsDEN: http://t.co/MIVztBmVZ4 pic.twitter.com/ … and more …read more Source: NFL – AFC Game News From Google

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Seahawks, Pete Carroll finally have their championship week – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesSeahawks coach Pete Carroll talked about a “championship season” before it even started. Now the Seahawks will play the 49ers in the NFC Championship Game, with the winner headed to the Super Bowl. By Bob Condotta. Seattle Times staff reporter.Conference championship picksLancaster NewspapersSix for Sunday: Expect lower scoring, fewer penalties, higher intensityCBSSports.comChampionship Round […]

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Game within a game: Bill Belichick vs. Peyton Manning – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldTom Brady and Peyton Manning are clearly, and rightfully, the focal points of today’s AFC Championship Game in Denver. But there are many other subplots that will factor into who emerges as the conference’s representative in Super Bowl XLVIII in New …Hot Reads: AFC, NFC decide Super Bowl teams (watch)SportingNews.comNarrative is overblown in Manning-Brady […]

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Terrance Knighton ready to lead Broncos’ push vs. Pats – USA TODAY

USA TODAYENGLEWOOD, Colo. – It may not be enough for Terrance Knighton to consistently win man-on-man battles in the trenches to make a difference in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game. It will probably take more than that. “I can handle two,” assured the Denver …AFC showdown of epic proportions will feature Brady vs. ManningMiamiHerald.comThe Patriots were […]

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San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh’s personality has evolved over the years – azcentral.com

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh’s personality has evolved over the yearsazcentral.comThis may explain why Harbaugh, who has coached the San Francisco 49ers in a third consecutive NFC Championship Game, comes across to many in the media as some sort of a nut. Or just a rube. Or possibly a rube who is nuts. Difficult, […]

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No Edge in NFC Championship Game – ABC News

ABC NewsFor all the noise about, well, the noise, neither the 49ers nor Seahawks have a distinct advantage for Sunday’s NFC championship game. Sure, Seattle is a difficult place to play, with the 12th Man at CenturyLink Field challenging the sound barrier with …Seahawks, 49ers ready to win by intimidation in NFC Championship gameNational PostNFC […]

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Seahawks’ Harvin Will Miss the NFC Championship Game – New York Times

New York TimesSeattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin, who sustained a concussion in last weekend’s playoff game against New Orleans, has not been cleared by doctors and will miss the N.F.C. championship game Sunday. Harvin did not participate in practice all …After Further Review: 49ers, Hawks try to neuter aggressive defensesCBSSports.comSeahawks receiver Harvin to miss […]

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The 13th Man – The MMQB

The 13th ManThe MMQBThey’re the guys who find themselves covering Michael Crabtree or Anquan Boldin in the NFC Championship Game, and sometimes they make the difference between winning and losing. For the Seahawks, Byron Maxwell is that guy. And he’s one of the … and more …read more Source: NFL – NFC Game News From […]

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Ten things that intrigue me from NFL Championship Game Weekend – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comPatriots QB Tom Brady vs. Broncos QB Peyton Manning — Does it get any better than seeing these two matched up for a shot at the Super Bowl? They’ve met three times in the playoffs, and Brady leads 2-1. Manning won the last playoff meeting. Can he make …The Playbook: Previewing Broncos-Patriots, Seahawks-49ersSI.comAFC, NFC championship […]