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Starkey: Denver 'D' had all-time playoff run

I don't know if the Denver Broncos' defense was better than the '85 Bears or the 2000 Ravens or the 2013 Seahawks. It certainly won't ...

NFL notebook: Bills running back McCoy reportedly in brawl that injured policemen

Bills running back LeSean McCoy is under investigation over a Philadelphia nightclub brawl Sunday that left two off-duty police officers injured, one with a broken ...

Manning, Broncos defeat Panthers in Super Bowl 50; LB Miller named MVP

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Peyton Manning is going to kiss his wife and then kiss his kids. After that, he's going to drink some beer and, ...

NFL notebook: Seahawks RB Lynch considering retirement

An ESPN report Sunday morning added to the indications that Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch might be close to retiring. ESPN reported Lynch told people close ...

Manning admits Newton is new 'Face of the NFL'

SAN FRANCISCO — Super Bowl 50 could showcase the ceremonial passing of the torch from one great quarterback to another. Cam Newton didn't call it that, ...

After 12 years, ex-Steelers LB Greene elected to Hall of Fame

SAN FRANCISCO — Kevin Greene has been through the routine before and he knows exactly how it works. If he hears a knock on his hotel ...

Rossi: Many QBs are Super, but only Broadway Joe changed American sports

Whether it's Cam Newton's time or one last time for Peyton Manning, a quarterback will make history on America's 50th Super Sunday. History is made ...

In Super Bowl, it's Denver 'D' vs. Carolina 'O'

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Peyton Manning wanted to make one thing clear when he arrived here for the Super Bowl's golden anniversary: "Our defense is ...

Breakdown of Super Bowl stars with Western Pennsylvania ties

Super bowl I DAVE ROBINSON LB, Green Bay Penn State alum A Pro Football Hall of Famer, Robinson was in his fourth of 12 ...

Cameraman, Steelers fan travels to California for Super Bowl

Sean Siemon knew he was in for something special with this year's Carolina Panthers. Siemon, 50, is a 1983 graduate of Springdale High School and ...

NFL awards: Panthers QB Newton wins AP MVP, Offensive POY honors

Cam Newton won the Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player award in a landslide. The Panthers' All-Pro quarterback, who will lead his team in Sunday's ...

Goodell pushes for personal foul ejections at state of league address

SAN FRANCISCO — If it was up to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, it would be two strikes and you are out. Problem is that it isn't ...

Western Pa. man's perfect attendance at Super Bowl pays off

When Super Bowl 50 is played this weekend in Santa Clara, Calif., Winfield resident Tom Henschel will be an honored guest of the National Football ...

Hall of Fame QB Montana suffering from multiple physical issues

SAN FRANCISCO — Joe Montana will handle the coin toss at Super Bowl 50 on Sunday. It's one of the things he can do without ...

NFL notebook: Panthers LB Davis, DE Allen set to start in Super Bowl

Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis and defensive end Jared Allen will start Sunday against Denver, Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Friday. Both players said all ...

Manziel's father says Browns QB refused rehab, agent quits

CLEVELAND — With Johnny Manziel's professional career in doubt and his personal life crumbling, his father fears for the troubled quarterback's safety. Manziel is facing a ...