The Ravens have won a pair of Super Bowl titles in Ozzie Newsome’s time as the club’s primary talent evaluator, so he’s an ideal person to ask about the hurdles a defending champion faces. 263 more words
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Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider called re-signing defensive lineman Michael Bennett a “top priority” for the team this offseason.
But using the franchise tag to keep Bennett in Seattle doesn’t appear to be in Schneider’s plans. 306 more words
Yikes. That was a mess.
But something has emerged from the wreckage that was Super Bowl XLVIII that is worth noting.
The old adage “the best defense is a good offense” was first applied to football by… 357 more words
Malcolm Smith was named Super Bowl XLVIII MVP, but he may want to give part of his trophy – or his new Chevy Silverado – to Cliff Avril, whose hit on Peyton Manning made Smith’s 69-yard pick-six late in the first half possible. 617 more words