| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:25 PM
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has been fined $7,875 by the NFL for taunting the San Francisco 49ers during the final minute of the NFC championship game on Sunday in Seattle.
With 30 seconds left in the fourth quarter, Sherman deflected a pass...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 8:45 PM
For the first time since the 2009 season, two No. 1 seeds are meeting in the Super Bowl. The Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos both won two home games to punch their ticket to New York, just as the top-seeded Indianapolis Colts and New Orleans Saints...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The East Rutherford Seahawks?
It's got a weird ring to it, but there's a chance that Mother Nature will give the Seahawks a slight home-field kicking advantage in the Super Bowl on Feb. 2 at MetLife Stadium.
The cities of East Rutherford, N.J., and...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Going to Super Bowl XLVIII and need a place to stay?
New York Giants rookie safety Cooper Taylor has a deal for you.
In ads on Craigslist and Airbnb, Taylor and girlfriend Susan Carlson are offering their 900-square-foot condo in Rutherford, N.J. --...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:27 PM
A snowbound Super Bowl?
If last weekend's NFL games reminded us of anything, it's that snow makes everything interesting. It turns the nation's No. 1 sport into a goofy game show, with contestants struggling to perform impossible tasks,...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:26 PM
It's a strange week when Washington Coach Mike Shanahan is rolling the dice by taking out the healthy-enough Robert Griffin III, and Chicago Coach Marc Trestman is rolling the dice by putting in the healthy-enough Jay Cutler.
If Cutler doesn't match...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 5:00 PM
CHICAGO -- Aaron Rodgers fired a 48-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb in the final minute, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears, 33-28, to capture the NFC North title.
Back after missing seven games with a broken left collarbone, Rodgers...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 1:37 PM
With less than three weeks to go before Super Bowl XLVIII in East Rutherford, N.J., San Francisco football fans seem most confident about a trip to the championship game.
Bay Area residents lead all others in searching for travel deals to accompany...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 10:00 PM
The Miami Dolphins beat the New England Patriots on Sunday for the first time in the last eight tries.
That prompted high-fives in Denver, high anxiety in San Diego . . . and an extremely low word count in Tom Brady's postgame news conference.
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:51 PM
[For the Record, 4:46 p.m., Tuesday: An earlier version of this post stated that Puerto Rican Indepedence Day takes place on the weekend of June 7. The Puerto Rican Day Parade takes place on that weekend.]
Miguel Cotto’s retreat from interest in a...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 5:00 PM
OAKLAND -- Jamaal Charles tied a franchise record with five touchdowns in a game, Alex Smith threw five scoring passes and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Raiders, 56-31, on Sunday to clinch at least a wild-card spot.
The Chiefs (11-3) became the...