Five Facts You Didn't Know About Patriots' Cornerback Malcolm ButlerEven though he is now cemented in sports history for eternity, reaching this moment never came easy for Butler. Here are five things about the man behind the interception that you might not be aware of:
Winners And Losers From Super Bowl SundayWhile this may sound somewhat sophomoric, losers can sometimes be winners too (think gym class in elementary school).
Obama Weighs In On Measles, Deflated Footballs, PoliticsPresident Barack Obama on Sunday encouraged parents to vaccinate their children and said the U.S. is doing everything in its power to rescue a 26-year-old woman held by the Islamic State, speaking in a wide-ranging interview also covering football and politics.
Obama Assumes NFL Will Look At Having Refs Control FootballsPresident Barack Obama says he's not sure whether the Patriots cheated when they used deflated footballs in the game that got them to the Super Bowl, but says he assumes the NFL will consider giving referees more control of the footballs.
Is This The Only Thing That Can Stop “Beast Mode?”On the field "Beast Mode" roams free without any natural predators, but off of the gridiron Lynch and his "Beast Mode" nickname are preparing for a legal battle that they might not be able shake off.
Ravens Back In Playoffs, Earn AFC Wild CardThe Baltimore Ravens are back in the playoffs, while the Seattle Seahawks will be playing at home.
Tim Booth Beat Writer For The Seattle TimesAs for which players Seattle may be targeting before the deadline, Booth stated there are a number of possibilities. “The latest rumor is that they have some interest in Drew Stubbs, the Colorado right fielder. There’s been a lot of talk about Ben Zobrist from Tampa Bay as well,” said Booth.
Nick Kostos NFL Writer For Bleacher Report“I think the Ravens will definitely contend for a wild card spot in the AFC, but I don’t think the team is good enough to win the division,” said Kostos. “I know the Cincinnati Bengals made an impression last year, but I actually think the Steelers are winning the division.” “I think the Steelers are flat out better than Baltimore, and I think the Bengals are slightly better as well,” Kostos claimed. “That leaves the Ravens on the outside looking in.”
Gallo Goes There: Major College Football Towns Should Host Future Super BowlsWith all the extra attention an outdoor, cold weather Super Bowl has given the league, the NFL should commit to making the host city a major part of the Super Bowl story every year.
Carlos Rogers And Will Tukuafu Likely To Play, Same Can’t Be Said For Percy HarvinThe 3 big names dealing with injuries heading into the NFC Championship Game could all play. The 49ers figure to have both Carlos Rogers and Will Tukuafu ready to go, while Seattle's Percy Harvin is a big question mark and will remain so up until kickoff.
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Seahawks Legion Of Boom Goes All-ProWhile the Wild Card weekend was technically an off week for the Seattle Seahawks, it wasn’t a quiet week regarding team news as the 'Hawks saw a number of players selected for All-Pro honors this season.