Posts Tagged Professional football

Aaron Hernandez won’t be allowed to watch the Super Bowl

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during his murder trial, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is charged with killing semiprofessional football player Odin Lloyd, 27, in June 2013. (AP Photo/The Boston Herald, Ted Fitzgerald, Pool)

BOSTON (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez won’t be allowed to watch the team take on the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl while on trial for murder.

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Seahawks vs. Patriots: key matchups in Super Bowl

Matchups for the Super Bowl on Feb. 1 between the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots at University of Phoenix Stadium:

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SUPER BOWL: Profiles of key New England players

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Projected starters and key players for the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl:

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Special teams could determine Super Bowl champion

New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski walks to a field during practice Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Tempe, Ariz. The Patriots play the Seattle Seahawks in NFL football Super Bowl XLIX Sunday, Feb. 1, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

PHOENIX (AP) — While Russell Wilson was throwing interceptions in the NFC championship game, punter Jon Ryan kick-started Seattle’s rally with his arm.

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Wearing Seahawks gear, lawmakers support fantasy football

State Republican Sen. Pam Roach, back left, listens to a resolution on the Senate floor honoring the Seattle Seahawks, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Olympia, Wash. Roach is sponsoring a bill that would legalize paid fantasy sports leagues. (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte)

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — On the last weekday before the Super Bowl, legislators wearing Seattle Seahawks gear made noise over a bill to allow Washington state residents to legally play fantasy football.

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