ATLANTA — Tom Brady was young once, and no one knew whether he might show up with Super Bowl stagefright the night he carried the hopes and dreams of all New England on his 24-year-old shoulders following the 2001 season. And Bill Belichick was young once, 34 years young at his first Super Bowl as Bill Parcells’ defensive coordinator in 1986, and two months shy of his 50th birthday on the Super Sunday that the Patriots dynasty began against The Greatest Show on Turf St. Louis Rams. They were young men in a hurry then, hungry to make their marks and take the first steps toward leaving a forever footprint on their sport. And boy, have they ever. On this Super Sunday, they confront a pair of precocious babes in the NFL woods, the youngest quarterback-head coach duo ever to dare stand between the NFL’s Killer Bs and the Lombardi Trophy. The millennials versus the perennials. Rams coach Sean McVay and quarterback Jared Goff are the young men in a hurry now. Who believe … [Read more...] about Rams-Patriots Super Bowl: Can new age topple old school?
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Since 2019 is shaping up as the Year of Hate, what could be better than Tom Brady and Bill Belichick in the Super Bowl? And playing against the Rams, a symbol of corporate greed, civic disloyalty and showy excess since abandoning St. Louis for Los Angles and building a stadium that will cost up to $5 billion. We’re just starting a year of potentially explosive political hate, the basketball world is focusing its contempt on the Warriors, and now here come the Patriots and Rams! The Brady-Belichick Patriots not only have sentenced the world to watch another Super Bowl featuring its unfavorite team, but they deprived the sporting world of an ultimate spotlight game for America’s newest sports darling, Patrick Mahomes. I don’t know how exciting the Super Bowl game will be, but the weeklong lead-up will be smashing. Belichick will be at his charming best, regaling the national media with quips and anecdotes, and Brady will remind us, as he did last week, how much … [Read more...] about Random thoughts about the Rams-Patriots Super Bowl matchup
By James H. Williams | [email protected] | PUBLISHED: January 20, 2019 at 11:28 pm | UPDATED: January 20, 2019 at 11:28 pm The Los Angeles Rams and the New England Patriots punched their ticket to the Super Bowl after winning their respective conference championship games on Sunday. Super Bowl LIII is shaping up to be one of the most in-demand Super Bowls, according to SeatGeek, who has been tracking the demand for tickets since 2010. According to SeatGeek, the average Super Bowl ticket price is worth $5,239. The most expensive ticket is worth $58,760 and the cheapest ticket is currently going for $4,000. If you are looking for ticket packages, PrimeSport has packages starting at $3,600. … [Read more...] about Find out how much Rams-Patriots Super Bowl tickets cost on the resale market
The highest-scoring fourth quarter in AFC Championship Game history wasn’t enough to decide which team gets to face the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII two weeks from Sunday in Atlanta. After the Patriots and Chiefs combined for 38 points over the final 15 minutes of regulation, Rex Burkhead’s 3-yard touchdown run in overtime was all it took for New England to outlast Kansas City with a 37-31 victory. More information to come. … [Read more...] about Patriots Super Bowl Bound, Again
Paul Newberry, Ap National Writer Updated 6:33 pm PST, Sunday, January 20, 2019 Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Michael Thomas during the second half the NFL football NFC championship game Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in New Orleans. Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Michael Thomas during the second half the NFL football NFC championship game Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in New Orleans. Photo: Gerald Herbert, AP Photo: Gerald Herbert, AP Image 1 of / 27 Caption Close Image 1 of 27 Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Michael Thomas during the second half the NFL football NFC championship game Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in New … [Read more...] about Blown call, Zuerlein’s 57-yard FG send Rams to Super Bowl