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Prop bets for Super Bowl LIII are on display before the start of the game at the Westgate Superbook sports book, Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, in Las Vegas.
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February 04, 2019 - 2:57 pm
By Wayne Parry, Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — America's major professional sports leagues are split on how to get a piece of the action from legal sports betting after failing to get early adopting states to cut them in. But they are back in the game this year with several state...
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Tom Brady at Super Bowl 53
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February 04, 2019 - 11:47 am
UPDATED: 5:25 p.m. By Brian Stelter, CNN Business (CNN) — Super Bowl LIII averaged 100.7 million viewers across several channels and streaming outlets, according to Nielsen. Viewership on the CBS broadcast network and on the web combined was the lowest total for a Super Bowl match-up since 2009,...
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz
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February 04, 2019 - 9:53 am
PHILADELPHIA ( WIP Sportsradio ) — Carson Wentz's representative reached out to a handful of select Eagles reporters last week in an attempt to finally address Joe Santoliquito's Philly Voice article last month, which called the Eagles quarterback selfish. Wentz did not completely deny the story,...
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Colin Kaepernick
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February 04, 2019 - 8:35 am
ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta artist says a building with his mural of Colin Kaepernick was destroyed days before the Super Bowl, so eight more are being made. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports artist Fabian Williams says the building was torn down last week and was about a mile from the...
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Christopher McCray, of Henderson, Nev., reacts while watching Super Bowl LIII at the Westgate Superbook sports book, Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, in Las Vegas.
John Locher/AP
February 04, 2019 - 7:59 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Football fans bet legally on the Super Bowl from states other than Nevada for the first time Sunday, with the excitement spreading from Las Vegas to as far as Rhode Island. Sunday's big game was the first major sporting event for sportsbooks in a handful of states that opened after...
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Los Angeles Rams' Jared Goff (16) reacts after his pass was intercepted during the second half of the NFL Super Bowl 53 football game against the New England Patriots, Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, in Atlanta.
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February 03, 2019 - 11:00 pm
By Barry Wilner, AP Pro Football Writer ATLANTA (AP) — Defenses dominated what was supposed to be a super shootout, until Tom Brady led one classic drive to win the New England Patriots their record-tying sixth Super Bowl. Brady threw two perfect passes to Rob Gronkowski to set up rookie Sony...
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Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff (16) throws a pass against the New England Patriots in the third quarter in Super Bowl LIII at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
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Andrew Kramer
February 03, 2019 - 9:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This year's Super Bowl was painful to watch for many Eagles fans knowing the Birds are getting dethroned as champions. "It's more of a funeral for my hopes and dreams," said Ryan Brown, one of many Eagles fans who decided to hit the town to watch the game. "This is...
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This undated image provided by Toyota Motor North America shows a scene from the company's 2019 Super Bowl NFL football spot starring Antoinette “Toni” Harris, a female football player at a California community college.
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February 03, 2019 - 8:15 pm
By Mae Anderson and Alexandra Olson, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl Sunday is kicking off. Prepare to be entertained ... by the ads. Each year's slate of Super Bowl ads offers a snapshot of the American psyche. Forty-plus brands have shelled out millions for the chance to win over live...
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Super Bowl 2019 Opening Night
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February 03, 2019 - 5:40 pm
By Doug Criss, CNN (CNN) -- The Super Bowl is upon us once again -- and the thought of it makes your stomach queasy. Maybe you're tired of seeing the New England Patriots in the big game EVERY SINGLE YEAR. Maybe you feel like your team was robbed of its opportunity to play this weekend in Atlanta...
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Mercedes-Benz Stadium is lit up ahead of Sunday's NFL Super Bowl 53 football game between the Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots in Atlanta, Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019.
AP Photo/David Goldman
February 03, 2019 - 2:54 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Oh sure, there's plenty of evidence to support the soothsayers who are predicting the slow, inevitable death of live television. And there's plenty of proof to bolster theories about the NFL's slipping popularity. But when it comes to clicking away from Super Bowl Sunday — forget...
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