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Super Bowl Trailers

Ben Atwater

February 17, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The Super Bowl is one of the most watched events on television every year. With the game comes a slew of new commercials, and those include trailers for upcoming films. Costing millions of dollars per minute, the commercials featured several new trailers that premiered during the big game this year. Jason Bourne...

Weekly roundup

Ben Atwater

February 11, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

With the super bowl came a new slew of movie trailers. A new feature for Jurassic World debuted, with a lot of the same footage from the first trailer. Yet new scenes included Chris Pratt’s character training raptors, as well as an air attack by pterodactyls upon park visitors. This trailer furthe...

Best and Worst Super Bowl Commercials

Liana Teixeira

February 5, 2014


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

I’m one of those people who watches the Super Bowl mainly because of all the great commercials showing between touchdowns. Here is a list of my favorite (and not-so-favorite) Super Bowl ads this year. Best: 5. Dad’s Sixth Sense This dad has excellent reflexes, and it actually scared me for half a s...

Beyoncé Is Back

Jenn Harrington

February 14, 2013


Filed under Entertainment, Music

The Super Bowl 2013 halftime show proved Beyoncé still runs the world after her performance had social media running at an all-time high. Some even renamed the game, “Beyoncé Bowl.” Beyoncé entered the stage in front of a personal silhouette that, of course, was lit on fire. She opened with “Love on Top” and “Crazy in Love,” accom...

Super Bowl Ads Battle for Championship

The Associated Press

February 8, 2012


Filed under Entertainment, Television

NEW YORK (AP) — The pressure was on. The tension was thick. And then, there were yawns in between. The Super Bowl may have been a nail biter, but the ads were a snooze. Actor Clint Eastwood waxed for two minutes about Detroit and Chrysler. An M&M candy stripped "naked" at a party. And sta...

Giants Top Pats for 2nd Super Bowl in 4 Years

The Associated Press

February 8, 2012


Filed under National Sports, Sports

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tom Brady let his final pass fly toward the scrum of players in the end zone, hoping for an incredible finish. Uh-uh, Tom. Not in this city, and not in this game. Indianapolis is a Manning town, whether it’s Peyton or Eli pulling out the wins. And the Super Bowl is sudde...

Madonna Headlines Super Bowl Halftime Show

The Associated Press

February 8, 2012


Filed under Entertainment, Music

The NFL and a major television network are apologizing for another Super Bowl halftime show. There was no wardrobe malfunction, nothing like that glimpse of Janet Jackson's nipple eight years ago that caused an uproar and a government scrutiny. Instead, it was an extended middle finger from Bri...

Manning, Giants Heading to Indy to Face Pats Again

The Associated Press

January 25, 2012


Filed under National Sports, Sports

Hey, Indianapolis. A Manning will be playing in your Super Bowl, after all. No, not that one. It'll be Eli Manning leading the New York Giants to a Super Bowl rematch against the New England Patriots — and this time on older brother Peyton's home field. "It doesn't matter to me where you're pla...

Patriots in Super Bowl, Beat Ravens 23-20

The Associated Press

January 25, 2012


Filed under National Sports, Sports

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady got all the help he needed to get the New England Patriots into the Super Bowl. Thank you, Billy Cundiff. The Baltimore Ravens kicker shanked a 32-yard field goal with 11 seconds left and the Patriots escaped with a 23-20 victory in the AFC championship game on ...

Madonna to Perform at Halftime of Super Bowl

The Associated Press

December 7, 2011


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — The Material Girl will be taking the stage on football’s biggest night. Madonna, who has sold more than 300 million records, will perform at halftime of the Super Bowl in Indianapolis. The NFL and NBC announced Sunday during the Detroit-New Orleans game that the Grammy Award-win...

MVP Rodgers Leads Packers Past Steelers 31-25

The Associated Press

February 9, 2011


Filed under National Sports, Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas – Absolutely no need to bring up Ol’ What’s His Name ever again. Aaron Rodgers is a Super Bowl championship quarterback in his own right. And he’s the game’s MVP, too. That’s an honor Brett Favre, his Green Bay Packers predecessor, never earned. With precise ...

The Half Time (Dirty Bit): The Review

Dave Iannacone

February 9, 2011


Filed under Features

Seeing as last week’s article was about the Super Bowl Half Time show, I wanted to write about something different this week. However, this year’s performances, not just at half time, but throughout the whole event, were so noteworthy that I couldn’t resist. The festivities kicked off w...

The Record is…M-A-S-H’ed! Super Bowl XLIV Outdoes 1983 Finale

Matthew Ezzo

February 17, 2010


Filed under Entertainment, Television

Was it the New Orleans Saints’ opportunity to revive a city that’s longing for some life? Or was it the league’s MVP trying to win his second Super Bowl ring? Or was it simply the fact that Americans love football? Whatever the reason may be, the Super Bowl had its best year ever, with approximately...

New Orleans Saints Beat Indianapolis Colts 31-17

Erin Ennis

February 9, 2010


Filed under National Sports

In an epic clash between the top teams in the NFC and AFC, the New Orleans Saints were able to rally in the second half past Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts to win Super Bowl XLIV in Miami, Florida on Sunday Feb. 7. Screams and shouts of the Saints slogan, “Who Dat!?” echoed through Bourbon...

Pete Townshend: Nice To Be Part Of Spectacle

The Associated Press

February 9, 2010


Filed under Music, National Sports

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – Pete Townshend is used to playing in front of stadiums filled with rabid fans who know every note of The Who's songs. He didn't get that at the band's Super Bowl halftime performance, but he's OK with that too. Townshend and bandmate Roger Daltrey performed a medley of some of t...

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