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8hIan O'Connor

O'Connor: If it's up to mom, a Super Bowl win is Peyton's final game

The Manning family doesn't care about the box score, or the fact that Peyton's highlight came from a two-point conversion. He's a two-time Super Bowl champ now. It's time to go out on top.

Lynch indicates retirement on Twitter (1:13)
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NFL Power Rankings: Way-too-early 2016 edition

The Broncos just won Super Bowl 50, but we're already looking toward next season. Who's poised to make a big leap? Here's our way-too-early 2016 hierarchy.

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Best and worst of Super Bowl 50

When it was all said and done, the Broncos simply shut down the Panthers in a defensive affair. The best and worst of it? Greg Garber shares.

ESPN Sport Science: Von Miller plays MVP defense (1:20)
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13hKevin Seifert

First round 2016 NFL draft order

The conclusion of Super Bowl 50 means we have an official order for the 2016 NFL draft. Check out the first round.

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Mike Sando

Sando: Why Osweiler should stay in Denver

A young quarterback trying to build a solid NFL résumé could hardly do better than to play for a team with a dominating defense. Brock Osweiler should keep this in mind before free agency.

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Sunday Blitz: Broncos' D seventh-best ever (1:16)
Herm explains how Von Miller earned MVP honors (1:09)
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13hScott T. Miller

Key injuries in Super Bowl 50

Panthers WR Corey Brown was ruled out after suffering a concussion when he banged his head on the turf in the third quarter. He's one of several players to get banged up in Super Bowl 50.

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7dJohn Clayton

Clayton: Ranking all 49 Super Bowls

What's the best Super Bowl of all time? What's the worst? With the event's golden anniversary upon us, John Clayton puts the previous 49 games in order.


Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Hue Jackson completed his coaching staff by announcing the hiring of eight assistants: Rock Cartwright (offensive quality control), Louie Cioffi (defensive backs), Ken Delgado (assistant defensive line), Johnny Holland (inside linebackers), Cannon Matthews (assistant defensive backs), Robert Nunn (defensive line), Eric Sanders (defensive quality control) and Ryan Slowik (outside linebackers).

Skip not buying Peyton retirement talk

With most people believeing that last night's Super Bowl win is Peyton Manning's last game, Skip Bayless wouldn't be surpised to seem him return to the NFL next year and beyond.


McCoy in altercation with off-duty cops

Bills RB LeSean McCoy and former NFL RB Curtis Brinkley were involved in an altercation with off-duty Philadelphia cops this weekend, according to a police report obtained by CSNPhilly. Story


NFL draft order set

The NFL season is over and the first-round draft order from 1-31 has been set.

Stephen A.: Cam still has growing up to do

Stephen A. Smith agrees Cam Newton's post-game actions "passed the buck" but feels we shouldn't forget his contributions on and off the field this season.


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Kurt Rambis is Knicks interim coach but league sources believe Brian Shaw and Luke Walton are top long-term replacement candidates

Ian Begley @IanBegley

The Knicks have fired Derek Fisher, ESPN has learned. Management was disappointed with team's performance, decided change was needed.

Age is just a number

Peyton Manning became the oldest quarterback in NFL history to win the Super Bowl, eclipsing John Elway's previous mark by more than a full year.

Stats & Info

Jonathan Stewart: Big man, big air

The first offensive TD of the Super Bowl featured 235 pounds of man hurdling the line of scrimmage.


ICYMI: Lynch hints at retirement

Adam Schefter reported Sunday that Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch had told people close to him he plans to retire. Then, during the Super Bowl, Lynch posted this tweet on his verified Twitter account.


Newton walks out of postgame presser

After saying little in response to a number of questions, Cam Newton abruptly left the podium.


Best and worst of Super Bowl 50

The best? That's easy: Von Miller put on an MVP-worthy show. The worst? Ball security that saw the teams combine for four lost fumbles. More Super Bowl superlatives

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Ranking the reasons for the SB upset

No team in the NFL scored more points during the regular season than the Panthers. But on Sunday, their offense was reduced to shambles. How? Bill Barnwell has many reasons. A ranking

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Miller: Super Bowl MVP 'not about me'

Von Miller shared the credit with teammates for winning the Super Bowl MVP award.


Peyton Manning: 'I don't have a plan'

Moments after winning Super Bowl 50, Manning and Sal Paolantonio discussed the Broncos QB's future.


Way-too-early 2016 NFL power rankings

Cheer up, Panthers: You've landed the top spot in the way-too-early 2016 NFL power rankings. Ranking the 32


OTD: 1st NFL draft of college players held

On Feb. 8, 1936, the first NFL draft was held. The University of Chicago's Jay Berwanger was taken first overall by the Philadelphia Eagles -- but he never played in the NFL.

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Kevin Durant ... Super bowl photographer?

Kevin Durant was at Super Bowl 50, but not as just a fan. No, he was working the sidelines as a photographer. The MVP takes pics


Odds to win next year's title

This year's championship game is in the books, but the odds are ready for next year's big game.

  • Seattle: 8-1
  • New England: 8-1
  • Pittsburgh: 8-1
  • Green Bay: 10-1
  • Arizona: 10-1
  • Carolina: 10-1

Our 2016 NFL crystal ball

The NFL season ended yesterday, but you miss it already. Never fear -- Dan Graziano has looked into his crystal ball and has some really bold predictions for next fall. Mario Williams to NE?

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