Not that you need it, but here are ten of the top story lines to get pumped up for the upcoming NFL season.
When you win the Super Bowl, there isn’t much to complain about as far as overall team performance is concerned. But here is a look back at what the Seahawks excelled at and aspects of their game that they will need to tighten up next season.
Malcolm Smith always was ready to step in when the Seattle Seahawks needed him. Now he’s only the third linebacker in NFL history to earn Super Bowl MVP honors.
The nastiest defense in the NFL proved to be greater than the record-setting arm of Peyton Manning Sunday.
With some expert drafting and a few selective forays into free agency, Seattle built a dominant unit.
Chris reviews President Obama’s trip to Pittsburgh, Rutgers offering a class on Beyonce, and a potential Super Bowl coming to Philadelphia. He talks to the Mayor of Atlantic City, Don Guardian, and the CEO of La Colombe, Todd Carmichael.
From the moment he went to the podium, it was clear that Richard Sherman was enjoying the hype at the start Super Bowl week.
The Seattle Seahawks are talking the talk, but will they walk the walk in Super Bowl XLVIII? From Richard Sherman’s rant to Walter Thurmond saying Wes Welker’s hit on Aquib Talib was uncalled for, it’s all building for an exciting game.
In the days since his rant, Sherman has moonwalked from his outburst. Well, kinda. He didn’t apologize for humiliating Michael Crabtree, but insisted he was sorry for deflecting from his team.
Rather than focusing on silly statistics like Denver’s 0-3 Super Bowl record when wearing their orange jerseys, this is going to be on legitimate game-changing X-Factors.
The Broncos have the best offense in the NFL. The Seahawks have the best defense in the NFL. The Super Bowl will decide which is more important, and people are putting their money on Denver.
Eagles players took to Twitter to react to Richard Sherman’s outburst.
The two teams in the Super Bowl were determined on Sunday, but that wasn’t the top story Monday morning.
Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos and Richard Sherman’s Seattle Seahawks were the NFL’s best all season, so it’s fitting that they’ll meet in the Super Bowl.
Chris reviews yesterday’s NFL Conference Championship games, Pennsylvania’s voter ID law being struck down, and Vladimir Putin’s attempt to welcome gay athletes to the Olympics. He also talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup and CBS 3′s Beasley Reece.