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DENVER, CO - JANUARY 19: Denver Broncos fans cheer during the AFC Championship game between the New England Patriots and the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Details Of Super Bowl XLVIII Becoming Clearer

Details, including the referees, National Anthem singer and the color jerseys the Broncos will wear have come out in anticipation of Super Bowl XLVIII in less than two weeks.

01/22/2014

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 19: Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos hands the ball off to Knowshon Moreno #27 during the AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Three Seattle Questions Heading Into The Super Bowl

What does Seattle have to do in order to win the Super Bowl for the first time in franchise history?

01/22/2014

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 19: The New England Patriots run on the field prior to the AFC Championship game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Patriots 2013 Season Ends Badly, But The Journey Was Quite Good

It’s debatable whether the 2013 New England Patriots season was a success or a failure, but it certainly wasn’t boring.

01/21/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 23: Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers passes against the Atlanta Falcons during a game at Candlestick Park on December 23, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kaepernick, Strong Defense Help Establish 49ers Among NFL’s Best In 2013

Although they made a deeper playoff push a year ago, the 2013 season for the 49ers was far from a letdown. The team continued to improve each week, and heading into the off season know that they have a quarterback and defense that is going to make them contenders for years to come.

01/21/2014

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 19: Tony Carter #32 of the Denver Broncos breaks up a pass intended for Matthew Slater #18 of the New England Patriots in the first quarter during the AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Patriots Team Grades: Super Bowl Hopes End With AFC Championship Loss To Broncos

The 2013 New England Patriots overachieved this season, but they couldn’t overcome a powerful Denver Broncos squad in the AFC Championship Game.

01/21/2014

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Good Question: How Did MLK Jr.’s Birthday Become A Nat’l Holiday?

The third Monday of every January is one of ten national holidays that government employees get every year. Most children have no school and every state and federal employee receives a paid day off. The first official observation of Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a federal holiday was on January 20, 1986 – 18 years after the Civil Rights leader was shot. But David Chang, a professor of U.S. history at the University of Minnesota, says the idea for the holiday came just four days after the assassination in 1968.

01/20/2014

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1-20-14 Sid Hartman Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Why is Sid so down after the Gopher loss to Iowa? Click the link to find out!

01/20/2014

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1-20-14 Mike Max Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

The Super Bowl match up is set. Listen for Mike’s thoughts on the Conference Title Games by clicking the above link.

01/20/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 08: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks scores a touchdown against cornerback Carlos Rogers #22 and linebacker Patrick Willis #52 of the San Francisco 49ers in the first quarter on December 8, 2013 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 19-17. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Carlos Rogers And Will Tukuafu Likely To Play, Same Can’t Be Said For Percy Harvin

The 3 big names dealing with injuries heading into the NFC Championship Game could all play. The 49ers figure to have both Carlos Rogers and Will Tukuafu ready to go, while Seattle’s Percy Harvin is a big question mark and will remain so up until kickoff.

01/17/2014

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Vikings Pick Mike Zimmer As New Coach

The Minnesota Vikings are nearing a deal with Cincinnati’s defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer that would make him the team’s next head coach. According to reports, the Vikings were moving toward a deal that would likely be finalized by Wednesday.

01/15/2014

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Vikings Fans React To Hiring Of Mike Zimmer

When the Minnesota Vikings let head coach Leslie Frazier go, many fans said they’d like to see a more fiery coach on the sidelines. It appears they’re getting their wish. Just down the road from Vikings’ headquarters, the lunch crowd at Joe Senser’s watched Wednesday’s reports with a mix of hope and weariness. “I probably have been disappointed enough times that I’m never that optimistic anymore,” said Vikings fan Matt Johnson.

01/15/2014

GREEN BAY, WI - NOVEMBER 10: Eddie Lacy #27 of the Green Bay Packers looks up field during a third quarter run while playing the Philadelphia Eagles at Lambeau Field on November 10, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Packers’ Lacy Replaces Adrian Peterson In Pro Bowl

Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy will replace Adrian Peterson at the Pro Bowl later this month. The Minnesota Vikings running back can’t participate because of an injury. Lacy set franchise rookie records this season for rushing yards (1,178), rushing touchdowns (11) and rushing attempts (284).

01/15/2014

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1-15-14 Sid Hartman Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Sid thinks a press conference is at hand for Mike Zimmer and the Vikings. Click the above link to listen!

01/15/2014

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1-15-14 Hines Ward On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Hines Ward, former Super Bowl MVP talks with Dave Lee….click the link to listen back!

01/15/2014

Seattle Seahawks Cheerleaders

Deaf NFL Player And His Story

The inspirational story of Derrick Coleman from the Seattle Seahawks, told by Duracell and their most recent ad.

01/14/2014

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