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Prior to the Super Bowl we looked at Google Trends data (that measures changes in search terms) to see if the Super Bowl games had any effect on searching for online porn in 2014 and 2013. We found evidence that was consistent with the Challenge Hypothesis: "winning" states increased their searchers for porn terms and "losing" states decreased their searches for porn terms.
GLENDALE, Ariz. - Tom Brady and the Patriots made this Super Bowl all about football, not footballs.Clutch football, spiced by a sensational fourth-quarter rally and a goal-line, game-saving intercept...
With the Super Bowl upon us, there has never been a better time to engage your friends and co-workers with some spirited conversation about football. But what if you don't know the first thing about f...
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Here are a few tips to help you masquerade as a real supporter.
SEATTLE - The Seattle Seahawks have apologized for a tweet that linked their improbable NFC championship game victory to Martin Luther King Jr.On Monday, the national holiday celebrating the slain civ...
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LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The Super Bowl looks like a tossup in this gambling city, where more than $100 million will likely be riding on the game by kickoff.A flurry of early money on the New England Patriot...
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - No coach has more post-season wins than Bill Belichick. No quarterback has been to more Super Bowls than Tom Brady.And these New England Patriots are so much more than that dynamic...
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Last season, of course, a bullying scandal came to light in pro football wherein Richie Incognito, a truly offensive offensive lineman, was (in the words of The New York Times) "found to have engaged in serial harassment" and "a pattern of bullying" against Miami Dolphin teammate Jonathan Martin, who eventually left Miami under "psychological duress."
Having one close family member battle cancer would be heartbreaking enough, but Tammy Covino has two. Covino's mother has been fighting a long battle with cancer. Then on Tuesday, another devastating...
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In my opinion, bombastic statements are generally a defence mechanism by those who feel put upon by their community. However, as minorities we rarely control society's prevailing narrative. Therefor our comments are often misinterpreted. Professional sports is big business and players who attract controversy tend to scare away sponsors.
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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Standing near his locker, the one where two footballs were tucked away for safekeeping, Seattle Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith repeated the word "fortunate" over and over ag...
This year, much to the satisfaction of football fans across the Lower Mainland, the Seahawks have secured their spot in the final showdown against the Denver Broncos. But perhaps the most devout -- and decidedly media friendly -- fan of all is Chris Boyd of Coquitlam, who caught the attention of major media during the NFC Championship game with a ... Skittles costume.
As we trundle toward Sunday's Super Bowl game, I can tell you three things with certainty. I can no longer handle the hype and hoopla surrounding this event. Bigger is not always better. And I already miss the big game's usual heat.
A teacher from Richmond, B.C., will be living his Super Bowl dreams on Sunday when the Seattle Seahawks take on the Denver Broncos, and he has his former students to thank. Strength and conditioning...