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Super Bowl 50: Passing the spotlight to defenses

There are some notable contrasts for Super Bowl 50, and they and the teams’ disparate quarterbacks have been the dominating story lines in the run-up to Sunday’s 3:30 p.m. game at Levi’s Stadium. But it’s the Broncos’ and Panthers’ shared strength – an excellent defense – that likely will determine the winner.

Voisin: Opposing GMs started with star QBs

Under difference circumstances, Broncos general manager John Elway and Panthers counterpart Dave Gettleman could make a night of it: Elway touting Peyton Manning, Gettleman talking up Cam Newton.

49ers: Eddie DeBartolo Jr. makes Hall of Fame

Eddie DeBartolo Jr. finally was voted in on Saturday. The news came at the NFL Honors show, which closed with 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin winning the Walter Payton Man of the Year award for his contributions off the field.

Tedy Bruschi recalls Super Bowl joys, despair

Tedy Bruschi remembers his first Super Bowl as much as his second, third, fourth and fifth. The anxiety, the experience, the joy and despair made for a full gamut of super emotions for the Roseville High School graduate who never dreamed of such heights.

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Kings: Karl on job status, ‘I don’t think I’m in limbo’

After the Kings’ latest defensive dud, allowing the offensively challenged Brooklyn Nets to put on a shooting exhibition that made them look like the Golden State Warriors, multiple reports surfaced that Karl’s job is in danger again.

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