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Super Bowl LII at Whitman: Lifelong Eagle and Patriot Fans Reflect on the Super Bowl

Students gathered in Jewett Hall to watch the Super Bowl

Susanna Williams, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2018

The Super Bowl is a true American tradition. Every February, hundreds of millions of football fans gather around their televisions to watch the final game of the NFL season. This year was historic in more ways than one; the Philadelphia Eagles squeaked by with a 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots,...

Pio Radio Hour Seven

Natalie Berg

February 1, 2015

Today on The Pio Radio Hour: - An interview with staff reporter Christy Carley about the upcoming Power & Privilege Symposium and the history of the event - An interview with Seahawks fan Max Hanson, who is stoked about the Super Bowl! - An interview with Dean of Students Chuck Cleveland,...

Seahawks face winding road to repeat

Seahawks face winding road to repeat

Dylan Snyder

September 18, 2014

Illustration by Tyle Schuh. Amid all of the terrible off-the-field news currently occupying the sports cycle, it is easy to forget that there are actually games being played on Sundays. This season especially, there are plenty of story lines involving the actual playing of football to stay occupied ...

Obama Protests Putin’s Anti-Gay Legislation, Adds American Football to Olympic Games

Tara McCulloch

February 6, 2014

In light of the recent controversy surrounding Russian President Vladimir Putin's homophobic policies, President Obama decided to add the Super Bowl to the 2014 Olympic line up without consulting the International Olympic Committee. Critics condemned the move as a desperate act of patriotism. Obama refuted...

Bust of a Super Bowl Has More than Meets the Eye

Dylan Snyder

February 6, 2014

Sunday marked one of the biggest beatdowns in Super Bowl history, with the Seattle Seahawks winning 43-8 after leading the Denver Broncos for 59 minutes and 48 seconds of the 60 minutes of game play  This win marked the Seahawks' first ever Super Bowl victory and the first major title for Seattle since 197...

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