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Patriots vs. Seahawks

Live updates: Patriots on scoreboard first

The Patriots are taking on the Seahawks for football’s biggest prize. Globe reporters bring you the latest.

Glendale, AZ - 2-1-15 - Super Bowl XLIX - NE Patriots - Seattle Seahawks - Seahawk Marshawn Lynch swallowed up by Patriots defense in 1st quarter. (Barry Chin / Globe staff)

Barry Chin/Globe Staff

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is swallowed up by the Patriots’ defense in the first quarter.

Deflategate speculation ‘led to hurt feelings’ for Tom Brady

In an interview with NBC’s Bob Costas, the Patriots quarterback talked more about the controversy.

Super Bowl XLIX inactives: Jonas Gray out for Patriots

The running back leads the list of inactives for New England.

Only one Deflategate football was two pounds underinflated, report says

Several new details emerged on Sunday regarding the NFL’s investigtation into the Deflategate controversy.

Beanpot semifinal games postponed to Tuesday

The opening games of the annual college hockey tournament were pushed back a day because of the impending snowstorm.

Seahawks notebook

// Seahawks, Marshawn Lynch reportedly close on extension

The star running back has one year left on his deal with Seattle.

Alex Speier

// Russell Wilson may be short, but game’s heights within his grasp

The NFL scout’s handbook practically mandates a tall quarterback, but the Seahawks found the guy who breaks the mold.


// Patriots addressing unfinished business in Arizona

The near-perfect Patriots of 2007 needed this year’s edition to make things right in Glendale.

// Tom Brady starts Super Bowl Sunday with video post on Facebook

The latest entry on the Patriots’ quarterback’s always entertaining social media page is a music-driven highlight video.

Bob Ryan

// Anybody but Boston to host 2024 Olympics

If only we could believe that the Boston 2024 leaders knew exactly what they were doing when they took on this project.

Jared Sullinger gathers in the ball in front of fallen Miami Heat's Hassan Whiteside during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)


Heat 83, Celtics 75

Heat hand Celtics third straight loss

The Celtics managed just 31 points in the first half of their Sunday matinee at TD Garden.


// James Young making progress for Celtics

Young played nine minutes in Boston’s 83-75 loss to the Heat, registering 3 points and three rebounds.


// It’s time to make designated hitter universal in baseball

As bad as it is watching sluggers whiff or hit into shifts, pitchers at the bat is even worse.

Rick Porcello was on the Red Sox’ radar long before they acquired him from the Detroit Tigers in December.

Rick Porcello has chance, skills to be Red Sox’ ace

The righty is convinced the best part of his career is still on the horizon after remaking his approach on the mound.

New England ski conditions

Check the latest SnoCountry report for New England downhill skiing/snowboarding areas.

Bob Ryan

// More from the columnist

Read past columns from Ryan, who began writing for the Globe in 1968 and now contributes occasional columns.

Kevin Paul Dupont

/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/03/05/ More from Dupont

Read his recent “On Second Thought” columns and more features from the longtime Globe writer.

Belichick era database


// Patriots during the Bill Belichick era

Look back on the Boston Globe’s coverage of every game the Patriots have played since Bill Belichick became the head coach in 2000.

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