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Thirteen Massachusetts Residents Made the U.S. Olympic Roster

If the U.S. hockey team makes another run at a “miracle on ice,” it will be thanks in no small part to some Massachusetts natives. […]


It’s Official: Matt Patricia Is Heading to the Lions

It’s finally official. As expected, Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia is headed to Detroit, where he’ll be head coach of the Lions. The team announced […]


Why Didn’t Bill Belichick Play Malcolm Butler During the Super Bowl?

Update February 6: Butler has now commented on Twitter about the whole situation, saying his benching had nothing to do with attending a concert or […]


Rob Gronkowski Might Be Considering Retirement after Super Bowl

Rob Gronkowski finished the Super Bowl with two touchdown receptions, 116 yards, and doubts about whether he would return for another season. At a press […]

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Arts & Entertainment

Selfie Kid from Justin Timberlake’s Halftime Performance Is from Massachusetts, Of Course

If you think finding good lighting to snap a selfie is stressful, try searching for the right angle with more than 100 million people watching. […]

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New England Patriots Lose Super Bowl in a Heartbreaker

It was no 28-3, but the New England Patriots found themselves trailing steadily in Super Bowl LII. At the end of the first quarter, it was […]


Bostonians Read Twitter’s Finest Super Bowl Trash Talk

Ordinarily, our interactions with our sister publication, Philadelphia magazine, are collaborative and friendly. A true pal, you might say. But then the Eagles managed to […]

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Tom Brady Pre-Wrote His MVP Acceptance Speech

The NFL’s Most Valuable Player award won’t be announced until tomorrow, but don’t worry about Tom Brady losing out on valuable Super Bowl practice time to write […]

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Animals Aren’t Even Picking the Eagles to Win the Super Bowl

The animal kingdom has turned on one of its own. Despite the natural camaraderie between the Eagles, their avian mascot, and the non-humans among us, […]

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TBT: Patriots Win First Super Bowl in 2002

On February 3, 2002, a dynasty began, and it’s not over yet. Under the lights of the New Orleans Superdome, the New England Patriots defeated the […]

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Yes, Corey Lewandowski Still Loves the Patriots

Corey Lewandowski—controversial Harvard fellow, Ivanka Trump enemy, ousted presidential campaign manager—still loves TB12. According to some careful reporting by Politico, in a show of the […]

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WEEI Suspends Host over Remark about Tom Brady’s Daughter

Every year, there’s an off-field distraction in the weeks before the Super Bowl. This year, it’s radio sports guy Alex Reimer, who used some choice […]


North Dakota Stands with the Patriots Because They Like to Win

Endless fields of tall grass, roaming buffalo, the disputed geographic center of North America, and, apparently, thousands upon hundreds of champions. We’re talking about North Dakota, y’all. […]


The Boston Breakers, Boston’s Women’s Soccer Team, Is Closing

After rumors swirled about the demise of the Boston Breakers, one of the founding teams in the National Women’s Soccer League, it turns out the end […]

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Brockton Mayor Challenges Philadelphia to Battle of the Rocky Statues

The mayor of Brockton has boxed himself into a bet with Philadelphia’s chief in the hopes that the Eagles will face a rocky road next […]