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Vegas bets on a super Super Bowl

Last year's big game set a betting record in Vegas and this year could be even bigger.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Monday, Jan. 19.

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PHOTOS: New England Patriots are Super Bowl bound!

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick will lead New England back to football's biggest stage.

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PHOTOS: Seattle Seahawks are Super Bowl bound!

Russell Wilson and Pete Carroll have led the Seahawks back to football's biggest stage for the second consecutive year.

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Vonn makes history on the slopes

Lindsey Vonn has became the most successful female in Alpine skiing World Cup history.

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Patriots crush Colts, to meet comeback Seahawks in Super Bowl

New England has booked their sixth trip to the Super Bowl in 14 years, while Seattle is returning for the second-straight time.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) winds up for a pass in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots won 55-31.

Patriots beat Colts to advance to Super Bowl

Tom Brady threw for three touchdowns and LeGarrette Blount ran in three more on Sunday to lead the New England into the Super Bowl with a 45-7 victory over Indianapolis.

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak, right, argues with side judge Allen Baynes in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009, in Glendale, Ariz. The Cardinals defeated the Texans 28-21.

AP Source: Broncos finalizing 4-year deal with Gary Kubiak

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Denver Broncos GM John Elway is hashing out a four-year contract with Gary Kubiak to become the team's head coach.

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, third from right, is depicted with his lawyers and U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr., right, as O'Toole addresses a pool of potential jurors in a jury assembly room at the federal courthouse, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, in Boston. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. His trial is scheduled to begin on Jan. 26. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

Seeking death penalty appears set in Boston bombing trial

Jury selection in the case is already underway with testimony expected to start later this month. Tsarnaev could face the death penalty if convicted.

Denver Broncos' Peyton Manning (18) calls out to his team during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in East Rutherford, N.J.

Peyton Manning to miss Pro Bowl with thigh injury

Manning calls it "a great honor" to be selected to the game and he's "always taken the obligation to play in it very seriously."

Denver Broncos head coach John Fox watches from the sideline during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Houston Texans, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in Denver.

Bears hire Fox as coach

Fox won the AFC West all four seasons in Denver and reached the Super Bowl last yea

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice answers question during a news conference after NFL football training camp, Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Owings Mills, Md.

Ravens announce settlement of Ray Rice grievance

The Baltimore Ravens say they have settled their grievance with Ray Rice.

SMU head coach Larry Brown coaches against Cincinnati in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, in Cincinnati.

NCAA investigating SMU amid questions about player, coach

SMU announced an NCAA investigation on the same day the school said it was appealing an academic suspension that would sideline guard Keith Frazier

FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2005, file photo, Penn State football coach Joe Paterno acknowledges the crowd before an NCAA college football game against Wisconsin in State College, Pa. A proposed settlement, announced Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, by the NCAA, will give Penn State back 112 football team wins that were vacated two years ago in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. If approved, the new agreement also would restore former coach Paterno's status as the winningest coach in major college football history with 409 victories.

Penn St. gets wins restored, Paterno again winningest coach

Penn State is getting back 112 football team wins that were vacated two years ago in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look back at some of the top sports headlines this week.

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WATCH: Kobe Bryant ‘Frozen’ parody ‘Let It Tank’

Getting old never bothered him anyway...

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Packers seek revenge in Seattle with Super Bowl berth at stake

The NFC powerhouses will go at it again, this time with a Super Bowl berth at stake.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines you’ll be talking about today, Friday, Jan. 16. JAMES POURS IN 36 A change…

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National Champ QB Cardale Jones to stay at Ohio State

Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones says he will return to the Buckeyes for his final two years of eligibility.

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Ali back in the hospital

The former heavyweight boxing champion was hospitalized for the second time in a month.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 28

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in the history books.

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Serena Williams through to Australian Open semifinals

Serena Williams, of the United States, looks up at the scoreboard during her match against Francesca Schiavone, of Italy, in the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in New York.

All five previous times Williams has advanced to the semifinals she has won the title at Melbourne Park.

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PHOTOS: Super Bowl Media Day 2015

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman during media day for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

The Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots hit the floor for the NFL Super Bowl XLIX media day.

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Marshawn Lynch doesn’t want to get fined

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The Seattle Seahawks running back has a goal for Media Day.

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School announces snow day with ‘Let It Go’ parody

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Who needs robocalls when you can declare school closures through song?

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