Sep 16, 2016

Ex-49ers center Quillan dies at 60

Fred Quillan, the former San Francisco center who played on the 49ers’ first two Super Bowl champion teams, has died. He was 60. The team said Thursday that Quillan died Monday. Quillan played all 10 seasons of his NFL career with the 49ers after ...

Panthers, Broncos attend 'Opening Night'

Feb 2, 2016

Panthers, Broncos attend 'Opening Night'

What happens when you put Peyton Manning, Miss Universe, an orange-and-blue leprechaun and 200 TV cameras into the same room? Answer: Super Bowl Opening Night. The NFL took a good idea gone surreal — what used to be known as “Media Day” — gave ...

Dec 4, 2015

Coldplay to play at halftime during Super Bowl

Coldplay is headlining the Super Bowl halftime show. The British rock band, which is releasing a new album Friday, will perform during halftime of the Super Bowl, said a spokesperson for Pepsi, which is sponsoring the halftime show. The Super Bowl is set for ...

Kraft blasts NFL probe

Jan 27, 2015

Kraft blasts NFL probe

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft demanded an apology from the league once the Patriots are found to be not guilty of breaking any rules regarding using under-inflated footballs in the AFC Championship Game. A conclusion Kraft is certain will occur. In an unscheduled ...

Peyton won't address legacy

Jan 29, 2014

Peyton won't address legacy

Peyton Manning is not interested in talking about where his career stands in football history. Not right now, anyway. Not when he’s still playing. And certainly not less than a week from playing in the Super Bowl for the Denver Broncos. As collected and ...

Jan 25, 2014

Automakers gird for Super Bowl

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From the Muppets to James Franco, Hollywood will be working hard for carmakers at the Super Bowl. At least seven auto brands will advertise during Fox TV’s telecast of the National Football League championship game on Feb. 2, researcher Kantar Media said, making the ...

Chili Peppers to join Mars at Super Bowl

Jan 14, 2014

Chili Peppers to join Mars at Super Bowl

Bruno Mars will have help from the Red Hot Chili Peppers when he performs at the Super Bowl next month. Mars announced Saturday that the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers will join him as part of his halftime show at the National Football ...