Starbucks steps into conversation about race

...look like the typical models. Always, which makes products for women, also got praise for an ad that ran during the Super Bowl seeking to empower young girls. But those were messages that had ties to the products; people don't associate their...

Free agency's first week in the NFL was full of surprises

NEW YORK - Maybe everyone should have known from the way the Super Bowl ended that the beginning of the NFL's business season would be wild.Chip Kelly made one stunning move after another. The normally...

Texans release Andre Johnson, sign Ryan Mallett

...covers 42 territories ? not Britain or Germany ? for pre-season and regular season games, all playoff games and the Super Bowl.The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced yet.

Who is going to cash in during NFL free agency?

NFL teams and their fans have been waiting for free agency since last season ended. Salary cap space has been counted and rechecked, ready for splurging on that star capable of turning franchises from losers to winners with the simple change of a jersey.

Early bettors backing Pacquiao in big fight vs. Mayweather

...Sunday, the single day will be as big as we've written in years," Vaccaro said. "Look for May 2 to be approaching the Super Bowl handle on Super Bowl Sunday, and that's saying a lot."

Australian rugby star reaches deal with 49ers

...making people miss, and hitting, and tackling, and being tough and physical and all that stuff."Now, Carroll and the Super Bowl runner-up Seahawks could be facing Hayne in the NFC West.

Kyle Larson primed to be the next NASCAR star

...20-race schedule that begins one or two weeks after the Super Bowl and ends Labor Day weekend, a few days earlier than...20-race schedule that begins one or two weeks after the Super Bowl and ends Labor Day weekend, a few days earlier than...

Michaux: Seattle coach's calculated risk didn't work in the Super Bowl

Seattle coach Pete Carroll's mistake was more likely in the type of pass play that was called that determined the winner of the Super Bowl.

Patriots' Julian Edelman was cleared to play after concussion test

...Edelman passed a concussion test after a big hit in the Super Bowl appeared to leave him groggy, allowing him to continue...and led the Patriots with 109 yards on nine catches in the Super Bowl.After the game, Edelman said, "we're not allowed...

Patient Falcons get their man in Dan Quinn

...defense, total defense and takeaways while winning the Super Bowl last season. Quinn's defense shined in the Super Bowl win over Peyton Manning and the Broncos. He previously...