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  • Errors by young 49ers WRs highlight challenges of Shanahan’s system

    Last year, as a rookie, 49ers tight end George Kittle had 43 catches for 515 yards and, unofficially, a million mental mistakes. Just ask Kittle, who recently said his second-season improvement is tied to his better understanding of Kyle Shanahan's advanced-calculus playbook. "I know I'm a much better player than I was last year," Kittle said, "because my head's not cut off running around and not knowing what's going on." The message wide receivers Dante Pettis and Kendrick Bourne can take from...

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  • Waka Flocka Flame Rips Reported Maroon 5 Halftime Show, Talks Colin Kaepernick

    Atlanta-based rapper Waka Flocka Flame said it's "not fair" the NFL reportedly selected pop band Maroon 5 to perform during the Super Bowl LIII halftime show at Mercedes-Benz Stadium ...

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  • Waka Flocka Flame Bashes NFL's Maroon 5 Pick For Super Bowl Halftime Show in Atlanta

    Waka Flocka Flame is throwing penalty flags at the NFL for choosing Maroon 5 for the halftime performance at this year's Super Bowl in Atlanta, because he believes the performers should be black. Waka tells TMZ Sports ... he's upset with the NFL's…

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  • Maroon 5 to play Super Bowl 2019 halftime show

    Los Angeles based pop band to perform in Atlanta

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  • NFL Punts On Maroon5 Quarterbacking Super Bowl Halftime Show

    As rumors swirl that the Adam Levine-led Maroon5 will headline the Super Bowl halftime show on CBS, the NFL has thrown a flag on the play. But that doesn’t mean it’s not happening. “It's a Super Bowl tradition to speculate about the performers for the Pepsi Halftime Show,” a league spokesman told Deadline. “We are continuing to work with Pepsi on our plans but do not have any announcements to make on what will be another epic show.” That’s the NFL’s usual company line…

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  • Maroon 5 Performing At 2019 Super Bowl: Reports

    "The Voice" coach and his bandmates are set to rock the halftime show.

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  • 23 Things You Need to Know About This Year's Super Bowl Halftime Performers!

    The NFL just announced who’s headlining next year’s Super Bowl halftime show, and, per Variety, it’s gonna be Maroon 5. Maybe you know them. Maybe you don’t. In case you don’t, we’ve assembled a helpful list of everything you need to know about them. Not might want. Need. Read more...

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  • Maroon 5 will reportedly headline Super Bowl halftime show

    It appears Super Bowl LIII already has its entertainment sorted out. According to a report from Variety, Maroon 5 will headline the 2019 Super Bowl Halftime Show in Atlanta. Us Weekly also reports, “The offer has been extended and they’ve pretty much accepted.” However, reps for the NFL and the band did not respond to EW’s request for comment. “It’s a Super Bowl tradition to speculate about the performers for the Pepsi Halftime Show,” the NFL said in a statement to THR. “We are continuing to...

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  • Report: Maroon 5 to Perform 2019 Super Bowl Halftime Show

    Maroon 5 will perform the halftime show at Super Bowl LIII at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Variety 's Jem Aswad reported Wednesday...

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  • Maroon 5 Announced as Super Bowl LIII Halftime Performers

    It’ll be Sunday evening by the time Maroon 5 take the stage on February 3rd, but will they bring guests like Cardi B and Kendrick Lamar with them?

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  • Maroon 5 to Headline Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show in 2019 (Report)

    Adam Levine will bring his Jagger-like moves to the biggest televised concert event of the year, when Maroon 5 performs at the Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show, our sister site Variety reports. Reps for the NFL and Maroon 5 did not immediately confirm the high-profile booking. Maroon 5 has of course spawned countless hit singles […]

    TVLine
  • Maroon 5 to Perform at Super Bowl Halftime

    Maroon 5 will be the halftime performers at the 2019 Super Bowl, multiple sources confirm to Variety. While the group is stylistically more similar to recent performers like Justin Timberlake and B…

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  • Hall of Fame members demand insurance, threaten boycott of inductions

    A group of Pro Football Hall of Famers led by Eric Dickerson is demanding health-insurance coverage and a share of NFL revenue or else those former players will boycott the induction ceremonies. In a letter sent to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith and Hall of Fame President David Baker, 21 Hall of Fame members cited themselves as "integral to the creation of the modern NFL, which in 2017 generated $14 billion in revenue." Among the signees were Dickerson,...

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  • Maroon 5 will reportedly perform at the Super Bowl halftime show

    Maroon 5 has reportedly agreed to perform at Super Bowl LIII. The band's frontman, Adam Levine, has said in the past that the band has been on the shortlist for years to play it. Maroon 5 has finally gotten the call to perform at the Super Bowl halftime show.  According to reports in Us Weekly and Variety, the band was offered the gig and has accepted. Frontman Adam Levine has said in the past that the band has been on the shortlist to play the Super Bowl for years. Maroon 5 is currently on...

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  • The Amputee Who Showed Everyone

    Shaquem Griffin of the Seattle Seahawks lost his hand but not his dream.

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  • Super Bowl 2019 Odds: Rams, Patriots, Vikings, Jags Favored to Win After Week 2

    OddsShark has updated this year's Super Bowl odds, with the Rams (+650), Patriots (+800), Vikings (+900) and Jaguars (+1000) leading the pack. The Eagles, last year's Super Bowl champions, are tied for seventh with the Packers (+1600)...

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  • Blake Bortles throws 4 TDs, Jaguars beat Patriots 31-20 in rematch

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Blake Bortles threw four touchdown passes, three in the first half, and the Jacksonville Jaguars beat Tom Brady and the New England Patriots 31-20 Sunday in a rematch of last season's AFC championship game. Bortles connected with Donte Moncrief, Keelan Cole and Austin Seferian-Jenkins for scores in the first 30 minutes, the second time he's done that in his NFL career. Bortles completed 29 of 45 passes for 377 yards, with the four TDs and an interception - the best game of...

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  • Wil Lutz’s 44-yard field goal lifts Saints over Browns

    Say this for the Browns: They sure make losing interesting. Snatching a loss from the jaws of victory again, Cleveland kicker Zane Gonzalez pushed the second of his two missed field-goal tries to the right in the final seconds, and the Saints pulled out a 21-18 victory in New Orleans that extended the Browns' winless streak to 19 games. Wil Lutz kicked a 44-yard field goal with 21 seconds left to win it for the Saints (1-1). Gonzalez also missed two extra-point tries, one week after his...

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  • Ryan Fitzpatrick thrives again, Buccaneers stun Eagles 27-21

    TAMPA, Fla. - Courtesy of DeSean Jackson, Ryan Fitzpatrick rocked a pair of sunglasses and a partially zipped warm-up jacket revealing a couple of gold chains and a large pendant resting on his chest. "It's nothing," the Tampa Bay quarterback said of the garb after throwing for more than 400 yards and two touchdowns for the second straight Sunday, leading the Buccaneers to a 27-21 victory over the reigning Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles. "I think we just have to stay humble,"...

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  • Browns to release troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon

    The Cleveland Browns are going to release troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon. The stunning news came Saturday, just hours after the team announced that Gordon would miss Sunday's game in New Orleans with a hamstring injury. Gordon has been suspended for most of the past four seasons because of multiple drug violations. The 27-year-old missed training camp to undergo counseling and treatment. He played in the season opener last week, his first Week 1 game since 2012, and had one catch for 17...

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  • Mychal Kendricks “blessed” to be playing for decimated Seahawks Monday after just 2 practices

    Mychal Kendricks says he feels “blessed.” The desperate Seahawks feel the same way about him being able to play immediately on their decimated defense. It appears the starting weakside linebacker … Click to Continue

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  • Seahawks sign LB Mychal Kendricks despite legal troubles

    The Seattle Seahawks are hoping Mychal Kendricks can provide a short-term boost on the field that overshadows the issues of signing a player with a pending jail sentencing in his future. The Seahawks announced the signing of Kendricks on Friday to a one-year deal despite his recent guilty plea on insider trading charges. It's an odd situation for all parties involved, but fills a need for Seattle even if it's just for a short time. Kendricks, who won a Super Bowl title with Philadelphia in...

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  • Tom Brady vs. Jaguars is one-sided confrontation

    If there's ever going to be a changing of the guard in the AFC, then Sunday's visit to Jacksonville by the Patriots would seem a perfect time. Except when you look at the numbers that say Tom Brady doesn't lose to the Jaguars. Ever. Jacksonville had a 10-point lead at ...

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  • Ex-Cal two-sport player Tony Gonzalez heads Pro Football Hall of Fame nominees

    Tony Gonzalez, the most accomplished tight end in NFL history, Ed Reed, Champ Bailey and London Fletcher are first-year eligible players among the 102 modern-era nominees for the class of 2019 for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Gonzalez, who played both football and basketball at Cal in the mid-1990s, retired in 2013 after 17 pro seasons in which he had 1,325 receptions, second to Jerry Rice on the career list. He was drafted 13th overall by the Chiefs in 1997 and played a dozen seasons in...

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