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What Happened Before the Super Bowl Blackout
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What Happened Before the Super Bowl Blackout

The blackout scare that captivated the nation and raised brief fears of terrorism after halftime of Super Bowl XLVII in February 2013 was just one in a long series of security concerns investigated by federal Homeland Security teams during or before the game. Read »

Dec 5, 2014
Raheem Morris Leaving 'Skins for Falcons

Raheem Morris Leaving 'Skins for Falcons

Morris spent three seasons as Washington's secondary coach. Read »

4 hours ago
Kobe Once Wanted to Join Wizards

Kobe Once Wanted to Join Wizards

A chance to play with mentor Michael Jordan was alluring to Bryant. Read »

4 hours ago
Bill Nye Knocks Belichick

Bill Nye Knocks Belichick

The writers of "Saturday Night Live" weren't the only ones taking a shot at the New England Patriots' explanation... Read »

25 minutes ago
Boston Hosts Send-Off Rally for Patriots

Boston Hosts Send-Off Rally for Patriots

The New England Patriots plans to leave Logan Airport in Boston at 12:30 p.m. on Monday for the Super Bowl in... Read »

53 minutes ago
NFL Launches YouTube Channel

NFL Launches YouTube Channel

Searching for Super Bowl highlights next week after the big game? They'll be available, legally, straight from the... Read »

4 hours ago
Capital Games

Capital Games

Join us for some Capital Games as we cover the biggest personalities in D.C. sports. Read »

Aug 17, 2012
Redskins Showtime

Redskins Showtime

Get the latest on the Redskins in our special section. Read »

Aug 24, 2012
Williams Advances to Australian Open Quarterfinals

Williams Advances to Australian Open Quarterfinals

Serena Williams avenged her heaviest Grand Slam defeat with a comeback 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 win over Garbine Muguruza on... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Cubs' Ernie Banks Died from a Heart Attack, Family Attorney Says

Cubs' Ernie Banks Died from a Heart Attack, Family Attorney Says

The family of Ernie Banks announced in a press conference Sunday that the famous Cubs player died after suffering a... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
NHL All-Star Game Hits Highest Scoring Game Record

NHL All-Star Game Hits Highest Scoring Game Record

John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Man Loses Super Bowl Credential After Facebook Post

Man Loses Super Bowl Credential After Facebook Post

An Arizona man who had a chance to be on the field at the Super Bowl will have to watch it on TV — all because of... Read »

3 hours ago
Seahawks Take the Trash-Talk Lead Over Patriots

Seahawks Take the Trash-Talk Lead Over Patriots

This Super Bowl between the New England Patriots (14-4) and Seattle Seahawks (14-4) will feature some epic yapping... Read »

5 hours ago
Scherzer Thanks Tigers, Fans In Full-Page Ad

Scherzer Thanks Tigers, Fans In Full-Page Ad

The pitcher signed a seven-year contract with the Nationals last week. Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Ashley Wagner Wins 3rd Skating Title

Ashley Wagner Wins 3rd Skating Title

American figure skater Ashley Wagner won her third U.S. title Saturday, following through on her promise to up the... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Belichick: We

Belichick: We "100 Percent" Followed Rules

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said at an unscheduled Saturday press conference he believes "100... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Chicago Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Mourned

Chicago Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Mourned

Ernie Banks is a Chicago legend who touched many lives, both on and off the field. He embodied the spirit of the... Watch »

Jan 24, 2015

Life and Times of Ernie Banks

Ernie Banks is a baseball legend, the first African American to play for the Chicago Cubs and the first black... View »

Jan 24, 2015
Chicago Cubs Great Ernie Banks Dies at 83

Chicago Cubs Great Ernie Banks Dies at 83

Ernie Banks, the Chicago Cubs great who was affectionately known as "Mr. Cub" and was the face of the franchise for... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Patriots Face a Test in Seahawks' Read-Option

Patriots Face a Test in Seahawks' Read-Option

Wilson led all quarterbacks in rushing in 2014 and averaged 7.2 yards per carry Read »

Jan 24, 2015

Super Bowl XLIX

New England VS. Seattle
2014 Share the Warmth Coat Drive
Join us as we help families in our community stay warm this winter with the Share the Warmth Coat Drive. Read more
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