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Loville on drug charges: ‘It’s all bullshit’

Derek Loville is out of jail and on the phone from Arizona,…

Can’t spell Teflon without N-F-L

Right about now, Roger Goodell’s carcass should be dangling from the gleaming,…

Montana still reigns over a city, a sport

His hair is silver now, the color of four Vince Lombardi Trophies,…

Vegas? London? Uranus? Just sell, baby

So Mark Davis was in Las Vegas, a city with four of…

Time right for DeBartolo in Hall

He says he doesn’t “want to get crazy about this,” but clearly,…

As we admire him, Newton injects race

Scared? The only people who should be scared of Cam Newton are…

Super Bowl Primer: Expect anything, everything

There will be blunders. Already we’ve seen two, each tame when considering…

Curry leaves Popovich queasy

One never knows if Gregg Popovich, the NBA’s reigning smartass, is serious…

The bigger force: Cam Newton or El Niño?

Here in the bosom of innovation, where tech executives microdose LSD to…

The Elway plan — defense — saves Manning

DENVER — They didn’t lift the old man onto their shoulders, instead…

Brady, Patriots trigger scorn — and buzz

DENVER — The new conspiracy theory is Son Of Deflategate, a bastard son…

For Warriors, 6 bigger than 73

Decades from now, when Steph Curry is shooting spitballs from a La-Z-Boy…

Kerr’s return: A sigh of relief

The moment had to be funny because Steve Kerr, at his core,…

A Chipper mood, soon to fade

Every 22.1 seconds, it seemed, Chip Kelly was either dropping a famous…

Reality for Kelly: Kap not answer

When he’s done explaining why he hates green vegetables, why he isn’t…

Worthy of more champagne

CLEVELAND — The locker room didn’t smell like champagne. Six months later,…

Manning a bit player in Brady’s mission

DENVER — Wobbling, knuckling and fluttering in the devilish winter crosswinds, Peyton…

‘Hail Larry’ overcomes Hail Mary

GLENDALE, Ariz. — It was a night that left us numb, if…

Does Chip even know who Chip is?

The story that nails Chip Kelly, or at least illustrates how he…

Reviled to revered, Kobe says goodbye

And why wouldn’t they explode in appreciative, heartfelt cheers, chanting “Kobe! Kobe!…