• Chillin’ with a special recipe for the Super Bowl

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A game 50 years in the making deserves a meal that can measure up, or at least try.

  • In this Dec. 28, 2014 file photo, Chicago Bears kicker Jay Feely (4) watches his 48-yard field goal during the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, in Minneapolis. Feely has some conflicted emotions in his new role as CBS' sideline kicking analyst in playoff games. As a former NFL kicker who attempted 854 place kicks in his 14-year career, Feely knows what his fellow kickers go through each week. As an analyst on the Super Bowl, Feely knows his best chance to get air time will be if Denver's Brandon McManus or Carolina's Graham Gano misses a kick. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt, File)

    Jay Feely embraces new role as CBS’ kicking expert

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jay Feely has some conflicted emotions in his new role as CBS’ sideline kicking analyst in playoff games.

  • McCrory’s 1st re-election campaign ad linked to Super Bowl

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Gov. Pat McCrory’s first television commercial of his re-election campaign seeks to connect the Carolina Panthers’ Super Bowl run with the Republican’s time in office.

  • In this Sunday, July 28, 1996 file photo, women's 5,000 meters gold medalist Wang Junxia of China, center, is flanked by Pauline Konga of Kenya, right, silver, and Roberta Brunet of Italy, bronze during the medal presentation ceremony at the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta. The IAAF is investigating the authenticity of a two-decade-old letter published in Chinese media that suggests state-sanctioned doping in the 1990s, and casts doubt on the longstanding world records set by Wang in the women’s 3,000 and 10,000 meters. Wang’s records could be annulled if the former Olympic and world champion has admitted to doping before setting the marks in 1993, the International Association of Athletics Federations said Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke, File)

    IAAF looking into claims of state-sanctioned doping in China

    BEIJING (AP) — The IAAF is investigating the authenticity of a two-decade-old letter published in Chinese media that suggests state-sanctioned doping in the 1990s, and casts doubt on the longstanding world records set by Wang Junxia in the women’s 3,000 and 10,000 meters.

  • This image provided by the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company shows a Skittles portrait of Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler being unveiled in the company's Skittles Super Bowl 50 spot. This is the first time Skittles has ever featured a celebrity in a TV commercial, and the brand’s second Super Bowl ad after debuting during the 2015 Super Bowl. (Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company via AP)

    Super Bowl ads go for the safety

    NEW YORK (AP) — Talking animals, celebrity cameos and crowd-pleasing rock songs: This year’s Super Bowl advertisers are sticking to the classics in their efforts to win over Big Game viewers on Sunday.

  • People ride an escalator at the Media Center for the upcoming NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    TV deal means Las Vegas fans won’t miss Super Bowl after all

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas football fans won’t miss the Super Bowl after all.

  • CBS aims to strike balance with added Super Bowl cameras

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With some 70 cameras located from the pylons in the end zone to those isolated on single players, the ability to show plays from a 360-degree perspective and tracking technology that determines how fast and far players run, almost no aspect of the Super Bowl will be out of reach for the CBS crew.

  • A Super Bowl 50 sign stands in a park overlooking San Francisco Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. The Denver Broncos play the Carolina Panthers in the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2015, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Las Vegas fans scramble as cable fight threatens Super Bowl

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — From the taco bar to the chicken wings, Me Ray Shook has long had the potluck planned for her annual Super Bowl party. It’s how to watch the big game that she hasn’t figured out.

  • Sports Illustrated turning its swimsuit edition into TV show

    NEW YORK (AP) — Sports Illustrated is turning the unveiling of its 2016 top swimsuit model into a television special.

  • Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton smiles as he answers questions during a press conference Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016 in San Jose, Calif. Carolina plays the Denver Broncos in the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2015, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    No language barrier for Cam on Panthers’ Spanish broadcast

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Excitement transcends all languages, and Panthers quarterback Cam Newton had a good quip was asked Tuesday about the popularity of the team’s Spanish language radio broadcasters.