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Arthur Blank denies he was approached by anyone from L.A.

Arthur Blank denies he was approached by anyone from L.A.

profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Updated Feb 1, 2013
Falcons owner Arthur Blank is playing this one straight by the script. After reports earlier this week suggested that the Falcons had been approached by interested parties in Los Angeles during their pursuit of public money for a new stadium, Blank has …
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  • Unfinished Business: Long ago, Randy Moss and Matt Birk had Sup…

    Unfinished Business: Long ago, Randy Moss and Matt Birk had Super Bowl…

    CNNSI.com Feb 1, 2013
    Long ago, Randy Moss and Matt Birk had Super Bowl dreams as Vikings teammates. Now the two will vie for the elusive title as opponents. Don Banks details their unique bond.
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  • Don Banks: Moss, Birk reunited in XLVII, but only one will get …

    Don Banks: Moss, Birk reunited in XLVII, but only one will get elusive ring

    CNNSI.com Feb 1, 2013
    NEW ORLEANS -- Have to admit, I'm a sucker for the sentimental stories that come forth every year during Super Bowl week. Jerome Bettis' quest to ride off into retirement with a ring. John Elway finally getting the big confetti shower for once (and then…
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  • Peter King: Ravens-49ers a great, and very unpredictable, match…

    Peter King: Ravens-49ers a great, and very unpredictable, matchup

    CNNSI.com Feb 1, 2013
    NEW ORLEANS -- I don't know what kind of game this is going to be, but this Super Bowl really has it all.
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  • Falcons are 'agitated'

    Falcons are 'agitated'

    ESPN.com Feb 1, 2013
    NEW ORLEANS -- Call it the winter of discontent for the Atlanta Falcons. I spent some time with general manager Thomas Dimitroff as he made the rounds Thursday through the Super Bowl media center. As he reflected on the Falcons’ season, he used the same
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    Feb 1
    NEW ORLEANS -- Have to admit, I'm a sucker for the sentimental stories that come forth every year during Super Bowl week. Jerome Bettis' quest to ride off into retirement with a ring. John Elway finally getting the big confetti shower for once (and then…
  • Peter King: Ravens-49ers a great, and very unpredictable, matchup

    Feb 1
    NEW ORLEANS -- I don't know what kind of game this is going to be, but this Super Bowl really has it all.
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