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NYT Is Horrified The New England Patriots Organization Are Friends With Trump

Christine Rousselle, The Super Bowl is this Sunday and will feature the New England Patriots against the Atlanta Falcons. For The New York Times Magazine, this game is actually a feature of the “uncomfortable love affair” between the Patriots and President Donald Trump. […]No sports team has been more closely associated with a new president,

Super Bowl 51 To Draw Billions In Illegal Bets

Thomas Barrabi, Whether legal or not, this Sunday’s Super Bowl 51 is projected to be yet another multi-billion dollar day for sportsbooks. This year’s matchup between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons will draw $4.7 billion in total wagers, according to estimates from the American Gaming Association, a lobbying firm that represents the

Call it ‘Smunday’: Heinz pushing to make Super Bowl Monday a national holiday

Kraft Heinz Co. is calling an audible, giving its U.S. employees the day off following the Super Bowl, and pushing for the rest of America to declare the day a national holiday. Millions of people call in sick or don’t show up for work the day after the most-watched football game of the year, and

More kneeling players, raised fists, in anthem protests

Los Angeles Rams defensive end Robert Quinn raised his fist and San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick was among several players who knelt during performances of the U.S. national anthem on Sunday. Three Miami Dolphin players also ‘took a knee’ before their game against the New England Patriots as public protests continued in the