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  • John Fox right man for Bears' rebuilding job

    John Fox right man for Bears' rebuilding job
    The Bears went down a path they never had ventured before to get a man who has brought back an organization from an even worse position than they are in now. John Fox has been hired as the 15th coach in franchise history and becomes the first with the...
  • It's a four-ring circus as Tom Brady and Patriots win wild Super Bowl

    It's a four-ring circus as Tom Brady and Patriots win wild Super Bowl
    Forget deflated footballs, the New England Patriots took the air out of an entire fan base Sunday night. They clinched their first Super Bowl victory in a decade by beating Seattle, 28-24, the air hissing out of University of Phoenix Stadium, a place so...
  • NFL season ends with a form of cosmic 'justice,' but what lies ahead?

    NFL season ends with a form of cosmic 'justice,' but what lies ahead?
    Once they can finally stomach going back and looking at Super Bowl XLIX, the despondent Seattle Seahawks might take a bit of comfort in this: Their loss to New England was written in the stars. Turns out, the NFC side of the postseason consisted of...
  • Ernie Accorsi on search that resulted in Bears' GM-coach combination

     Ernie Accorsi on search that resulted in Bears' GM-coach combination
    The optimism pervading Halas Hall these days can be traced to Ernie Accorsi, the consultant who directed the Bears' general manager search and oversaw new GM Ryan Pace's path to coach John Fox. During the 19-day process, Accorsi guided the transition...
  • Super Bowl job is meaningful for players who have worked outside NFL

    Super Bowl job is meaningful for players who have worked outside NFL
    Landon Cohen is a Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle who's getting ready to play in the Super Bowl, so it's not unusual that he's been behind the wheel of some beautiful automobiles. "You name it," he said, "Ferraris, top-of-the-line Mercedes, Corvettes,...
  • Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch's crass act is all about him

    Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch's crass act is all about him
    The most popular man at the Super Bowl walked into media day Tuesday like a prizefighter swaggering toward the ring, fans screaming, reporters staring, smile glistening. Marshawn Lynch stepped through the crowd, climbed onto a small podium, carefully...
  • On Day 2, everyone knows why Marshawn Lynch is there

    On Day 2, everyone knows why Marshawn Lynch is there
    Beast Mode is in least mode. In other words, not much has changed with tight-lipped Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch, who again gave reporters the silent — or at least say-nothing — treatment during his NFL-mandated media session. A day...
  • Low-Key Seahawks GM Speaks With His Decisions

    RENTON, Wash. — It was not a simple season for Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider, from the preseason holdout of Marshawn Lynch to the midseason trade of Percy Harvin. Even celebrating the Seahawks' second straight NFC championship...
  • Bidding war between networks, sports leagues will increase price of cable TV

    Cable TV is about to get more expensive for millions of consumers because of a bidding war between networks and the country's most powerful sports leagues. Time Warner Cable, Cablevision and scores of rural cable providers are tacking on sports...
  • What trick will Belichick pull from his hoodie sleeve next?

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick has long been a fan of trick plays. Some of them are even legal. But he won't be alone in next week's Super Bowl: Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll also went deep in his playbook to...
  • Bill Belichick's Reputation Takes Another Hit With Deflated Balls

    Add underinflated footballs to the list of incidents giving Bill Belichick a reputation for guile and playing above the rules. Softer footballs wouldn't explain all of a rout that earned the New England Patriots a spot in the Super Bowl. But it's...