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  • Aug 22, 2014
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NFL

Seattle Seahawks crush Denver Broncos to win Super Bowl

Defence wins championships, and the NFL has not seen a defence like Seattle’s in a long time.

Monday, 3 February, 2014, 2:57pm

Teams confident as clock counts down to Super Bowl

Super Bowl 48 rivals Seattle and Denver conducted final stadium walkthroughs on Saturday, one day before they meet on the field in the National Football League championship showdown.

Coming off their last workout sessions, both teams expressed confidence in their preparations for the title clash of clubs that shared the NFL’s best record this season at 13-3.

2 Feb 2014 - 9:36pm

Denver's Demaryius Thomas inspired by jailed mother and grandmother

For most of his life, Denver Broncos receiver Demaryius Thomas has only been able to see his mother and grandmother in prison, but they are inspiring him for Sunday's Super Bowl.

29 Jan 2014 - 10:08pm

Explore use of medical marijuana, says Seattle's Pete Carroll

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says it is high time the NFL explores how now-banned marijuana could medically help players cope with pain from injuries.

Carroll will guide the Seahawks against the Denver Broncos on Sunday in Super Bowl 48, which features teams from the only two American states that have legalised marijuana for recreational purposes.

28 Jan 2014 - 11:22pm

Texans coach suffered mini-stroke

Texans coach Gary Kubiak is out of the hospital after suffering what the team said was a mini-stroke, but there’s no word on when he will resume coaching duties.

The team said the 52-year-old Kubiak suffered a transient ischemic attack at halftime of Sunday’s loss to Indianapolis. He was released from the hospital on Tuesday and is expected to make a full recovery.

6 Nov 2013 - 10:48am

NFL players' union calls for fair investigation into Miami bullying case

The NFL Players Association said it will insist on a fair investigation for all involved in the Miami Dolphins harassment case, including suspended guard Richie Incognito.

6 Nov 2013 - 10:48am

Miami Dolphins in turmoil amid bullying, racism claims

In the stadium program sold at the Miami Dolphins’ game on Halloween, Richie Incognito was asked who’s the easiest teammate to scare. His answer: Jonathan Martin.

5 Nov 2013 - 10:21am

Nick Foles matches record for touchdown passes

Nick Foles didn’t know he had etched his name in NFL history until after he came out of Philadelphia’s 49-20 win over the Raiders. That must have been because he was too busy shredding Oakland’s defence to keep up with his impressive statistics.

Foles equaled an NFL mark with seven touchdown passes and threw for 406 yards to revitalise Philadelphia’s struggling offence.

4 Nov 2013 - 3:20pm

Houston Texans coach collapses at game

Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak was taken to hospital after collapsing at halftime during a home National Football League game against the Indianapolis Colts, the team said.

“He is conscious and his family is with him,” the Texans said in a statement.

4 Nov 2013 - 3:16pm

Controversial call helps Jets as Chiefs stay unbeaten

The Kansas City Chiefs remained unbeaten after a close shave with the Houston Texans, while the New York Jets capitalised on a controversial officiating call to beat division rivals New England in overtime on an eventful NFL Sunday.

21 Oct 2013 - 11:21am

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