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February 04, 2019 - 8:04 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Football fans in three states legally bet almost $185.5 million on the Super Bowl this year, with sportsbooks ending Sunday with mixed results and Nevada operators seeing the first drop in the total amount wagered on the game since 2015. The game between the New England Patriots...
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February 03, 2019 - 2:14 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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February 03, 2019 - 12:45 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta is ready to show off its sunny side — and its new stadium — to the world. The city also is ready to cast aside 19-year-old memories of the ice storm that put a deep freeze on its last Super Bowl. Despite some rain in the morning, temperatures in the 60s around kickoff provide...
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February 02, 2019 - 2:11 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Don Crisman knows precisely when the streak began: Jan. 15, 1967. The ticket price for the Super Bowl at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum was $12. "Good seats," Crisman, 82, said. "You could buy $6 tickets, and $10. There were three prices." On Sunday, Crisman, Gregory Eaton and Tom...
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February 02, 2019 - 1:06 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — They still talk about that play at the Marist School. Wham Naked. If there was ever any doubt that Sean McVay was a coach-in-the-making, it should've ended that night back in 2003. "He was special," said Alan Chadwick, who was McVay's high school coach at Marist. "He had a lot of...
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