Super Bowl XLIX - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Super Bowl XLIX


Webhits: Big tabby teaches ginger kitten on Super Bowl

Feb 04, 2015 - 8:00 AM

This Super Bowl ad features a big tabby showing a ginger kitten the feline way of life

WATCH: Jimmy Fallon, Chris Pratt, Chris Evans photobomb Super Bowl fans

Feb 03, 2015 - 10:25 PM

The triple piggyback leis and a hoagie? Jimmy Fallon photobombs unsuspecting football fans with superhero stars Chris Pratt and Chris Evans

Screengrab from YouTube

McDonald’s to let some lucky customers pay with hugs, kind words

Feb 03, 2015 - 5:25 PM

The promotion is limited to US stores and their ad is among this year s Super Bowl commercials

Screengrab from YouTube

Patriots super duo Brady, Belichick far from done

Feb 03, 2015 - 11:51 AM

Brady and Belichick endures to become arguably the most successful coach quarterback pairing ever

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (L) and head coach Bill Belichick (R) talk on the field. CJ Gunther/EPA

Webhits: Lost dog in Super Bowl

Feb 03, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Heart tugger anyone?

IN MEMES: The best and worst of Super Bowl XLIX

Feb 02, 2015 - 2:34 PM

Only memes could do justice to the head scratching play calling and Katy Perry s WWE inspired outfits at this year s Super Bowl

Richard Sherman's face tells the story of Super Bowl XLIX. Screen shot from YouTube

Webhits: Must-watch stunning Super Bowl ad

Feb 02, 2015 - 12:00 PM

A woman calls 911 for a pizza delivery What gives?

Patriots stand in way of Seahawks Super Bowl repeat

Feb 01, 2015 - 3:52 PM

An NFL season marred by scandal culminates Sunday with Super Bowl XLIX between the defending champion Seahawks and a Patriots team looking to revive a dynasty

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (L) hands the ball off to running back Marshawn Lynch (R). Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP <span class="attribution"></span>

Footballs to be under tight security at Super Bowl XLIX

Feb 01, 2015 - 1:55 AM

The NFL will keep a tight rein on more than 100 footballs available for use at Super Bowl XLIX following the Deflategate controversy

The Wilson Football Factory booth displays authentic Super Bowl XLIX game balls at the Phoenix Convention Center. Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP <span class="attribution"></span>


Feb 01, 2015 - 12:03 AM

Live updates of Super Bowl 49 between the defending NFL champion Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots

Seahawks' Sherman could miss Super Bowl for son's birth

Jan 31, 2015 - 6:00 AM

I would not like to miss the birth of my first kid but hopefully and God willing we won’t have to cross that bridge said Sherman

Richard Sherman could have a tough decision ahead of him if his girlfriend goes into labor with their first child this week. Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images/AFP

Seahawks seek to topple Patriots dynasty in Super Bowl 49

Jan 30, 2015 - 10:30 AM

The Seattle Seahawks are gunning for history as they chase back to back Super Bowls a feat only accomplished 7 times so far

LEGION OF BOOM. Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman celebrates making a interception.  Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

Super Bowl QBs Wilson, Brady are a study in contrasts

Jan 29, 2015 - 3:00 PM

Russell Wilson of the Seattle Seahawks and Tom Brady of the New England Patriots are as different as two quarterbacks could be but are successful in their own executions

 FIELD GENERALS. Tom Brady (L) is one Super Bowl ring from equaling the 4 won by Joe Montana and Terry Bradshaw, while Russell Wilson (R) will be the youngest quarterback to start two Super Bowls. Photos from Wikipedia