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Sports Deflategate? Patriots Nation is pumped, not deflated Deflategate? Patriots Nation is pumped, not deflated
As the NFL investigates how footballs got deflated during the AFC Championship game, and detractors accuse the team of cheating, very little air seems to have gone out of Patriots Nation and its Super Bowl euphoria.
Sports Rare Air: Book chronicles Oregon's historic season Rare Air: Book chronicles Oregon's historic season
Get the book that captures the Oregon's historic season from early momentum to domination in the Rose Bowl over Florida State, plus complete coverage of Marcus Mariota’s remarkable college career culminating in the Heisman Trophy, and the National Championship vs. Ohio State. This 160-page, hardcover book features stories and photos from the award-winning sportswriters and photographers of The Oregonian and OregonLive.
Sports Report: Patriots used 11 deflated footballs in AFC game Report: Patriots used 11 deflated footballs in AFC game
The NFL says its investigation into whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game is ongoing after a report Tuesday night claimed the league found 11 balls were not properly inflated.
Sports AP: Scherzer, Nationals agree to $210M, 7-year deal AP: Scherzer, Nationals agree to $210M, 7-year deal
Max Scherzer will become the highest-paid right-handed pitcher in the major leagues after agreeing to a $210 million, seven-year contract with the Washington Nationals that includes a record $50 million signing bonus.
Sports Newspapers banner Seattle Seahawks surprising victory Newspapers banner Seattle Seahawks surprising victory
Headline writers at newspapers across Washington used their biggest fonts to banner the Seattle Seahawks come-from-behind overtime victory over the Green Bay Packers Sunday to advance to the Super Bowl.