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Which Super Bowl team should you root for?

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Daniel Tobias, social media staff

February 1, 2019

St. Louis sports fans are faced with a conundrum. Should they root for the New England Patriots, a team that annoys football fans nationwide due to their frequent controversies and Tom Brady’s smug smirks as he holds up another Super Bowl trophy? Or should they support the Los Angeles Rams, a team...

Dogs vs. GOATs: Super Bowl LII

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Austin Cleveland, sports writer

January 30, 2018

Call me bandwagon, call me arrogant, call me a hater, but I can say one thing: I love dynasties. I love watching a dominant force blow past unworthy underdogs, and this Super Bowl is going to be no exception. Super Bowl LII kicks off on February 2nd at 5:30 p.m. from U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis bet...

Super Bowl LI review

Super Bowl LI review

Quentin Stepp, sports writer

February 7, 2017

The New England Patriots beat the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Feb. 5 in Super Bowl LI. At the end of the first half, Atlanta was up 21-3. Early in the third quarter, they would widen that margin, making the score 28-3. But the tide turned quickly, and New England scored 25 unanswered points, sending the gam...

Top sports moments of 2015

Top sports moments of 2015

Christian Heutel and Mara Hockerman

January 19, 2016

With 2016 sports kicking off, TKC takes a look at what the sports world brought us in 2015. From the Triple Crown to the U.S. women’s soccer team winning the World Cup, 2015 held a whirlwind of exciting events. Here is a look at 2015 sports in review: 1. Racehorse American Pharaoh and jockey Victor Espinoza win the Triple Crown (winning the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stak...

The Seattle Seahawks seek their second straight super bowl

The two starting quarterbacks for the Super Bowl: the Patriots Tom Brady (left) and Seahawks Russell Wilson (right).

Christian Heutel, sports writer

January 29, 2015

With Richard Sherman leading a strong Seahawks defense and Tom Brady carrying the Patriots down the field, Super Bowl XLIX is sure to be a tight match between two elite teams. While Seattle barely pulled out a win in the NFC Championship game, no one should underestimate the strength of Russell Wilso...

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