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Hyped-up halftime show disappoints

Hyped-up halftime show disappoints

Claire Neiberg | Staff Writer 02/07/19 While the New England Patriots had their sweet victory, the SpongeBob SquarePants fans in the stadium did not. The Super Bowl 2019 halftime show brought disappointment to fans, as it was not the show-stopping performance anticipated. With Maroon 5 headlining, along with Travis Scott and Big Boi as supporting […]

Patriots, Rams set for battle in Super Bowl LIII

Patriots, Rams set for battle in Super Bowl LIII

Jacob Hebda | Staff Writer Jan. 31, 2019 Two weeks after one of the most controversial NFL Championship Sundays in recent memory, Super Bowl LIII is slated to take place on Feb. 3 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. The Los Angeles Rams, beneficiary of a crucial missed call late in the NFC Championship game, will […]

Man of the Woods deteriorates pop repertoire

<em>Man of the Woods</em> deteriorates pop repertoire

By Salena Moran & Evan Penrod | Staff Writers 02/08/2018 Just days prior to his Super Bowl LII halftime show performance, Justin Timberlake returned to the music world with his fifth studio album Man of the Woods. The former *NSYNC member premiered three of 16 total songs prior to the release of his record with […]

Eagles win first Super Bowl title ever in thrilling affair

Eagles win first Super Bowl title ever in thrilling affair

Drew White | Staff Writer 02/08/2018 After 51 seasons of suffering and heartbreak, the Philadelphia Eagles finally won their first championship title at Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. In a game dominated by offense, it was a solid defensive play that helped seal the deal for the Birds […]

Eagles remain underdogs heading into Super Bowl LII

Eagles remain underdogs heading into Super Bowl LII

Jacob Hebda | Staff Writer 02/01/2018 Back in early December, just a couple days after Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz suffered a season-ending knee injury, I overheard a classmate making a bold, seemingly unfathomable declaration. He guaranteed that the Eagles, with Nick Foles at the helm, would win the Super Bowl. The National Football League is […]

The Duke’s 2017-18 NFL Preview

The Duke’s 2017-18 NFL Preview

Will New England be able to defend its SBLI title as Tom Brady continues to age? Who will be the Patriots’ chief competitors this season? The answer lays close to home. Adam Lindner | Sports Editor Thursday evening, the Kansas City Chiefs will face the reigning Super Bowl LI champion New England Patriots at 8:30 […]

Super Bowl more than just another football game

Super Bowl more than just another football game

By Duke Staff You might have watched the Super Bowl for the game, the commercials, the halftime performance or maybe even simply for the lavish amounts of pizza and buffalo chicken dip set out on the table in front of you. Quite honestly, it doesn’t matter. What matters is that you watched it. For one […]

Super Bowl Snackin’: Come up clutch with football brownies

Super Bowl Snackin’: Come up clutch with football brownies

By Rebekah Devorak | Opinions Editor The glorious Super Bowl Sunday. It’s the perfect excuse to gather with friends and family in celebration no matter what team you root for, forgetting the winter doldrums for at least a night. There’s something for everyone: the hoopla of the Big Game, the anticipated advertisements and the mouthwatering […]

San Francisco struggling to pay for Super Bowl 50

San Francisco struggling to pay for Super Bowl 50

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor As football fans know, the Super Bowl isn’t just a game, it’s a spectacle. Every February, one city gets to relish in that spectacle while also garnering some national attention. This Sunday, San Francisco will host America’s most watched sporting event, but not without a cost. According to a […]