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Video: PETA Commercial Banned for Super Bowl

Here’s the commercial that you didn’t see during the Super Bowl. You may need to log in at YouTube to see the video due to its “graphic” nature. If you’re at work…you may want to wait until you get home, though I promise there’s no nudity and/or extremely explicit graphic content. To see the video, […]

Live Blog: Super Bowl 43

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Arizona Cardinals 27-23 and are now the first team in NFL history to win six Super Bowl titles. Sports of Boston live-blogged the action for more than five hours. You can view the archives below…

Super Bowl XLIII Expert Picks

The Patriots may not be in the big game this year, but that doesn’t mean we still can’t enjoy a good ol’ fashioned Super Bowl Pick ‘Em. Two of our staff writers, Geoff and Reid, have the exact same picks. If they tie for the win, a coin flip will decide the winner of the […]

Super Bowl XLIII Storylines to Watch

Sunday, February 1st is the 43rd Super Bowl and the two teams facing off are the Arizona Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Steelers (in case you’ve been asleep for a week). Now, many people think this matchup is going to be boring as the teams have not played recently. And, to top it off, the Arizona […]

SoB Game of the Year: Super Bowl XLII

Boston teams played well over 300 games (the actual math would take way too long to calculate) during the 2008 calendar year, and the Sports of Boston staff was asked to choose the Game of the Year. Many chose games in which Boston teams were victorious (which happened a lot in 2008), but the clear […]

Post Super Bowl Coverage

In one of the biggest upsets in NFL history, the Giants beat the Patriots 17-14 in Super Bowl XLII. We will never forget the Giants’ agonizing final drive, in which they took a 3-point lead with 35 seconds remaining. What did we learn from this game? Are you guys still down about the game? C’s […]

Oh My God

That was the most excruciating loss ever.

Gametime: Patriots vs. Giants

The Game: Super Bowl XLII – New England Patriots (18-0) vs. New York Giants (13-6) The Place: University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona The Time: 6:30pm The Channel: Fox The Skinny: You’ve heard the story lines, you’ve heard the teary eyed features, and you’ve seen the X’s and O’s. No more dilly dally, it’s almost […]

Super Bowl Preview: Offense

Unlike on the defensive side of the ball, there is a clear advantage on the offensive side to the Patriots. The Pats set multiple NFL records, most notably the record for the most points for a team in the NFL season. The Giants have an average offense with a few weapons which have come alive […]

Pats Injury Report Released

The official injury report for Super Bowl XLII has been released and there’s one familiar name on it. Tom Brady, who has been listed on the injury report each week for the last four years, is listed as “full participation in practice” with a right shoulder. On Thursday’s Sportscenter, Kenny Mayne has a satirical piece […]

Brady Attends Send Off Rally, Looks Ready To Go

Brady appeared without a boot and with no limp Sunday morning. (Courtesy of ESPN.com) Tom Brady attended Sunday morning’s Super Bowl send-off rally at Gillette Stadium and was not wearing any protective boot on his right foot and was not walking with a limp. He was seen carrying his bags to the team bus without […]

Patriots Rally Sunday at Gillette Stadium

The Patriots and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick will host a rally at Gillette Stadium on Sunday, January 27, at 10 a.m. to give the team a nice Super Bowl sendoff before coach Bill Belichick and his team head off to Arizona. Parking and admission are free, so go early! Official press release from the Boston […]

Super Bowl XLII Complete Coverage

Sports of Boston has launched a separate page that will organize articles and all related content to Super Bowl XLII and the Patriots push for perfection. Stay with Sports of Boston for all the latest updates during the busy week ahead for the Patriots leading up to the big game. Click here for Super Bowl […]

Gametime: Chargers at Patriots

The Game: AFC Championship Game – San Diego Chargers at New England Patriots The Place: Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Mass. The Time: 3:00pm The Channel: CBS The Skinny: It’s not the dream epic match-up we all thought it would be, but the AFC Championship is still on the line today against the Chargers. The Colts were […]

Dwight Freeney Out for Season; Patriots Coronation?

Colts defensive end Dwight Freeney has been placed on injured reserve and will miss the rest of the season. Freeney had been struggling with an injured left foot which he hurt in Sunday’s loss against the Chargers. In Freeney the Colts had the highest paid defensive player in the NFL and one of the most […]