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Golden Richards, Super Bowl champion and former Cowboys star, dead at 73

Golden Richards, the former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver known for his famous Super Bowl XII catch against the Denver Broncos, died on Friday, his family said. He was 73. In a Facebook post, Richards’ nephew Lance Richards said the former NFL player died of congestive heart failure at his home in Murray, Utah. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM “My uncle Golden passed…

Jason Kelce teammate dishes on Eagles star’s disastrous 1st date with now wife: ‘Little bit sideways’

Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce famously told the disastrous first date he had with his now wife, Kylie, in September on one of the episodes of his podcast. Kelce, who met Kylie on Tinder, admitted to drinking too much and getting a “little too inebriated” – so much so that his then-teammate Beau Allen had to carry him back to his apartment.  CLICK HERE FOR…

Hall of Famer Steve ‘Mongo’ McMichael undergoes blood transfusion after developing infections

Steve “Mongo” McMichael underwent a blood transfusion this week after developing MRSA and a urinary tract infection. One of the newest football Hall of Famers was admitted into intensive care Thursday for the UTI, which the family initially thought was pneumonia.  The family announced his transfusion Saturday. “We are asking for your prayers to get Steve through this difficult time,” the family said. “Steve and…

Chiefs, 49ers girlfriends trade barbs over Super Bowl TikTok video: ‘Be original’

After the Kansas City Chiefs won their second straight Super Bowl, girlfriends of members of the team hopped on a popular TikTok trend. Family and friends of the Chiefs were on the field to celebrate their 25-22 overtime victory over the San Francisco 49ers, and Rashee Rice’s girlfriend, Dacoda Nichole, wanted to make the most of it. Nichole and other girlfriends were featured in the…

Kansas City teen comforted by Chiefs coach Andy Reid amid chaos of deadly shooting: report

Amid the chaos that ensued after gunfire erupted at the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl parade on Wednesday, one teen said he was comforted by head coach Andy Reid as he feared the worst of his friend who he was separated from as they tried to run for safety.  Gabe Wallace, a high school sophomore, had attended the victory celebration with his friend, and they…

Travis Kelce gets first producer credit for SXSW comedic drama movie to premiere at Texas festival

Travis Kelce is already making moves in Hollywood. The Super Bowl champ has his first executive producer credit on a new film that will have its world premiere in March at the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas. “My Dead Friend Zoe” is described as a darkly comedic drama about a U.S. Army veteran, the dead best friend she can’t let go of…

Ex-NFL star JJ Watt faces hard truth about changing hairstyle after Super Bowl LVIII mocking

J.J. Watt, the former NFL star turned CBS broadcaster, offered a reminder to fans or anyone who may have been watching his coverage of Super Bowl LVIII on Sunday night. Watt went on television with a different hairstyle, and it perplexed many NFL fans. He was compared to Jason Bateman’s character, Pepper Brooks, from “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story,” as well as someone who was…

Chiefs’ Andy Reid downplays Travis Kelce tantrum: ‘They’re passionate players’

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce’s tantrum on the sidelines and bump against head coach Andy Reid drew reactions from his NFL colleagues on Sunday night during Super Bowl LVIII. Kelce appeared to be upset about not being in the game when running back Isiah Pacheco fumbled following a long pass from Patrick Mahomes to Mecole Hardman. His tensions boiled over and landed in…

Patrick Mahomes sets the record straight with Chiefs doubters after Super Bowl repeat

Throughout the regular season, people were wondering what the heck was wrong with the Kansas City Chiefs? They won their division, but all numbers point to, for their standards, a rather subpar season. Patrick Mahomes threw for the second-least amount of yards in a season – Travis Kelce failed to reach 1,000 yards for the first time since 2015 – and receivers were dropping the…

Super Bowl LVIII: Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes delivers game-winning overtime drive to beat 49ers

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes’ legend continues to grow, as his overtime drive led to a Super Bowl LVIII win over the San Francisco 49ers, 25-22, on Sunday night in Las Vegas.  The Chiefs defended their Super Bowl title, winning back-to-back Vince Lombardi Trophies and collecting their third ring in the past five seasons.  Mahomes found Mecole Hardman for a three-yard touchdown pass to…

Taylor Swift chugs her drink during Super Bowl LVIII, sets off social media frenzy

Taylor Swift delighted NFL fans on Sunday night when she was shown on the Allegiant Stadium video board chugging her drink and slamming down her cup during the game. Swift’s chug sparked a plethora of social media reaction on X. She made it to Las Vegas from California just in time for the start of kickoff to support her boyfriend, Travis Kelce, after spending a…

49ers’ Kyle Juszczyk rocks wife’s designs in epic fashion

Kyle Juszczyk might have the best pregame outfit of Super Bowl Sunday. The San Francisco 49ers fullback entered the stadium with a customized jacket representing his teammates, but it wasn’t any ordinary custom jacket. The jacket was designed by his wife, Kristin, whose designs have gone viral recently. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM Kristin Juszczyk has been a fashion designer for years,…

Travis Kelce’s Super Bowl ‘WWE speech’ to Chiefs leaves teammates in tears: report

Kansas City Chiefs star Travis Kelce has been through a whirlwind of media availabilities, sit-down interviews and more national attention leading up to Super Bowl LVIII. But through all the off-the-field questions about his relationship with pop star Taylor Swift, Kelce’s mind has been solely focused on winning his third Super Bowl ring on Sunday. That laser focus and determination was vocalized to his Chiefs…

Brittany Mahomes hypes Chiefs star ahead of Super Bowl LVIII

Brittany Mahomes hyped up her Kansas City Chiefs quarterback husband on Saturday night ahead of the team’s Super Bowl LVIII appearance against the San Francisco 49ers. Patrick Mahomes will try to lead the Chiefs to back-to-back Super Bowl titles. If they’re successful, the Chiefs would be the first team since the New England Patriots in 2003 and 2004 to win consecutive titles. According to Brittany,…

Super Bowl hangover? Tips for managing Monday’s recovery after the big game

Chances are good your boss or manager knows you’re not really sick the Monday after the big championship game. For many Americans, Super Bowl Sunday is a big night for parties — and sometimes drinking a little too much.  Data provided by Nielsen indicates that Americans have spent some $1.2 billion on beer in the two weeks leading up to the Super Bowl in prior…

Lions players react to Dan Campbell missing out on Coach of the Year: ‘I think he deserved it’

The NFL Honors saw a couple surprise winners of its awards on Thursday night, one of whom being Cleveland Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski winning Coach of the Year for the second time in his career.  When the votes were counted, Stefanki beat out Houston Texans first-year head coach DeMeco Ryans by one vote. But the man in third place – a distant third place…

Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes doesn’t mind being villain if it means winning

It’s no secret the Kansas City Chiefs are becoming the latest “villain” franchise among NFL fans.  Sunday will be the Chiefs’ fourth Super Bowl appearance in five seasons.  Andy Reid’s team has entered the dynasty conversation, following New England with Tom Brady and Bill Belichick leading the Patriots to multiple titles.  CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM If winning makes you the bad…

Former Bengals star Chad Ochocinco Johnson hints he’s joining an NFL staff: ‘I got a job with the Raiders’

Former Cincinnati Bengals star wide receiver Chad Johnson has made his way to Las Vegas ahead of Super Bowl LVIII. Johnson has not caught a pass in an NFL game since 2011, but on Wednesday he suggested that he may be returning to the league. During an Instagram Live, Johnson declared that he “got a job” with the Las Vegas Raiders. The specific nature of…

NFL announces Eagles as designated team in league’s 1st-ever Brazil game

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced the league’s latest venture globally will be in São Paulo with the Philadelphia Eagles named the designated team to play there Week 1.  The Eagles will travel to South America for the league’s first-ever game on the continent – a Week 1 bout that will occur on Friday, Sept. 6, 2024.  It is the first time the league has played…

Tailgating quiz! How well do you know your facts about food, football and more?

Tailgating is often associated with sporting events — whether that be football, baseball, basketball or more.  How well do you know the history of tailgating?  Just ahead of Super Bowl LVIII in Las Vegas, where the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers will go head to head, test your tailgating knowledge!  Check out this tailgating quiz just below and see how well you do! …

Bill Belichick thanks Patriots fans in heartfelt goodbye: ‘We appreciated it’

Bill Belichick took out a full-page ad in Sunday’s Boston Globe to thank New England Patriots fans for nearly 25 years of love and support as he led their team to six Super Bowl champions. Belichick’s era came to an end in January as he and the franchise parted ways after only making the playoffs once since Tom Brady left the organization to join the…

Football world mourns Carl Weathers, who played in NFL and CFL: ‘Just damn sad’

Legendary actor Carl Weathers died Thursday at the age of 76, his family announced. Tributes have poured in from plenty in Hollywood, including his “Rocky” costar in the man who played Balboa himself, Sylvester Stallone. But before Weathers hit it big as Apollo Creed and Chubbs Peterson, Weathers was a star football player, making it to the NFL. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON…

Eagles’ Jason Kelce on Taylor Swift frenzy at NFL games: ‘Would probably be foolish not to show her’

Philadelphia Eagles star Jason Kelce spoke glowingly about Taylor Swift on Friday as he’s received a firsthand look at the blossoming relationship between the pop star and his brother, Travis. Kelce was at Camping World Stadium for the Pro Bowl Games and spoke to Cincinnati’s WCPO-TV about Swift and all the attention she’s received over the last five months since she showed up at Arrowhead…

Japanese embassy confirms Taylor Swift can ‘comfortably’ make Super Bowl after scheduled Tokyo performances

International pop sensation Taylor Swift has become a staple at Kansas City Chiefs game this season. Her appearances in luxury suites carried over to the playoffs, with Swift cheering on Travis Kelce and the Chiefs in all three of their postseason games so far. Swift has three shows scheduled in Japan next week as part of her ongoing “The Eras Tour.” The final show at…

Jason Kelce enjoying newfound popularity, Eagles teammates say

Travis and Jason Kelce were superstars before they faced each other in last year’s Super Bowl. But it was the first time brothers played against each other in the big game, putting the spotlight on them and their family. When Travis’ Kansas City Chiefs won, the star tight end was chosen to host “Saturday Night Live,” officially cementing him as an A-list celebrity.  Plus, a…

Rob Gronkowski, Julian Edelman end debate when it comes to Buffalo wings

Former New England Patriots stars Rob Gronkowski and Julian Edelman ended the debate on Wednesday – Buffalo wings should only come with a bone in them. The Super Bowl champions teamed up with Bounty for their new campaign ahead of Super Bowl LVIII. As Gronkowski and Edelman were great wingmen with each other on the legendary Patriots teams, they hope the paper towel brand can…

Jerry Jones says there’s ‘no doubt in my mind’ he and Bill Belichick ‘could work together’

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones opted to stick with Mike McCarthy for the 2024 season, but he’s definitely fond of another head coach. The Cowboys’ disastrous loss in the wild-card round at home to the Green Bay Packers — a 48-32 stunner — had many questioning McCarthy’s future as the team’s head coach. Despite a third straight 12-5 regular season, this one ending with an…

Lions’ Josh Reynolds tries to brush off crucial drops in NFC title game: ‘S— happens’

Detroit Lions wide receiver Josh Reynolds had costly drops during the team’s NFC Championship loss against the San Francisco 49ers. Amid the head-scratching decisions from Lions coach Dan Campbell, Reynolds’ two third-quarter drops did not help any. Reynolds had one catch on four targets for 25 yards. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM The Lions packed up the locker room to end the…

Chiefs ‘are in their villain era’ as they’ve overcome obstacles this season, MLB 1st baseman says

Kansas City Royals first baseman Vinnie Pasquantino is lucky enough to be playing in the city as Patrick Mahomes electrifies Arrowhead Stadium on Sundays, Mondays and sometimes Thursdays. Pasquantino appeared on Kansas City 610 Sports’ “Cody & Gold” and took a page out of Taylor Swift’s book to describe this year’s version of the Chiefs. He said in his radio spot that Kansas City was…

Tom Brady critical of Lions’ Dan Campbell after NFC title game: ‘I would’ve taken the points’

Tom Brady sounded off on Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell’s decision-making late in the game against the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship Game. Campbell decided to go for it on 4th down instead of kicking a field goal twice in the second half. He also took heat for calling a run play on the 49ers’ 1-yard line as the team tried to…

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