“Congratulations, Olympic bronze medalist!” wrote German high jumper Ariane Friedrich. “Congratulations, Olympic bronze medalist!” came another message, from another competitor in a different country. All three placed in front of Lowe.
Time ran out and one of the Atlanta Falcons threw his helmet straight down into the turf. Offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan stood slightly away from the others, then stared out the window at rows and rows of parked cars toward the dark Texas skyline. The silence was busted when they exited through
Andrew Morosky planned to make the drive from Austin to cheer on the team he has loved since childhood, the New England Patriots. “Lifelong Pats Fan No More, Dump Trump” read a sign he carried from Hermann Park down Fannin Street toward NRG Stadium, the site of Super Bowl LI. Morosky bailed on the
The Patriots selected Joe Cardona out of Navy in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL draft. HOUSTON — One of the New England Patriots had a prior commitment for this weekend. Joe Cardona, a second-year long-snapper, is a reservist in the Navy.
The Astrodome, perched right next to the site of Super Bowl LI, still stands as a reminder of what a sports arena can be in a time of great need.
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee says Houston has “gotta get in the queue” to make an Olympic Games bid. HOUSTON – In the middle of denouncing President Trump’s executive order temporarily banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries, congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee made a pitch to the entire world.
“Yes, I’m interested,” Brady said. Kroft made reference to a road trip Brady took with former long snapper Lonie Paxton, in which Brady listened to an audio book of Bill Clinton’s. On Monday night, before another Super Bowl appearance here, Brady was again asked about politics.
It was a child’s question that broke down Tom Brady. The New England Patriots quarterback and future Hall of Famer fielded all kinds of queries on Monday night, from the serious (President Trump) to the asinine (on his hot tub habits), but his perma-grin gave way to true emotion when a 7-year-old sat
The international airport here was a study in contrasts on Sunday as fans flocking for Super Bowl LI were greeted by banners announcing the upcoming game as well as placards denouncing President Trump’s executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries for 90 days and suspending all
Ed Newman wears his Super Bowl ring with pride, even though he knows the conversations it starts will get “awkward,” as he puts it. Newman was on the team that won the first Super Bowl played in Houston. The team returned home from Texas to a packed airport of fans.
Neto is embraced by relatives of Chapecoense players who died in November’s plane crash. The mourning for the 71 – those who lost their lives in a plane crash last November – hasn’t ceased and it will never end, but the town in the south of Brazil has drawn strength from gathering together and gathered
The Dallas Cowboys superstar stood in front of a group of expectant reporters, battled back his deep disappointment and got choked up. “That’s my quarterback,” warbled Terrell Owens. Owens’ quarterback was Tony Romo, who was being blamed for a playoff loss to the New York Giants only a year after he