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Broncos win Super Bowl 50 behind dominating defenseBroncos D dominates Panthers in 24-10 Super Bowl win (Yahoo Sports)


Denver Broncos' Peyton Manning holds up the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

A reborn Orange Crush might have sent Peyton Manning into retirement with a Super ending to his career. Von Miller and the impenetrable Denver defense harassed Panthers quarterback Cam Newton all game Sunday, and the Broncos made enough big plays for a 24-10 victory, Manning's 200th and perhaps his last before retirement.


Albright scolds young women for backing SandersNo masterpiece, but Manning rides off with a win (Yahoo Sports)


Denver Broncos' Peyton Manning (18) celebrates with his son Marshall and daughter Mosley after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

The best thing for Peyton Manning is that he won the Super Bowl. Constantly harassed, never quite comfortable - sort of the way the whole season has played out - Manning walked away with his second Super Bowl title Sunday night, after Denver's defense all but handed him the Lombardi Trophy in a 24-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers. A towel draped over his shoulder, his freshly printed championship hat on his head, Manning wouldn't budge on whether this was, in fact, his last game.


Rubio starts digging out after debate debacleBroncos linebacker Von Miller earns Super Bowl MVP honors (Yahoo Sports)


Denver Broncos' Von Miller (58) strips the ball from Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos recovered the fumble for a touchdown. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

A few feet away, teammate Brandon Marshall explained why Miller's first-quarter strip-sack of Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was such a significant moment in Denver's 24-10 victory Sunday night that earned rings for the Broncos. ''We got in (Newton's) head after that.


Lady Gaga belts out rousing National Anthem at Super Bowl 50Tweet from Lynch indicates possible retirement (Yahoo Sports)


FILE - In a Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015 file photo, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch (24) breaks through a tackle-attempt by Dallas Cowboys' Sean Lee (50) as Cowboys Byron Jones, left, comes over to help on the running play in the second half of an NFL football game, in Arlington, Texas. Lynch, the mercurial Seattle Seahawks running back, sent a tweet during the fourth quarter of Sunday's Super Bowl with a pair of cleats hanging from a power or telephone line, along with an emoji depicting a peace sign. It certainly wasn't a definitive statement that Lynch is ready to call it a career, but it would fit with a mounting stack of evidence that the bruising running back is ready to move on from football. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade, File)

Marshawn Lynch was at the center of attention in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl on Sunday night. Except this time, Lynch may have given the surest sign he's on the verge of retirement. Lynch, the mercurial Seattle Seahawks running back, sent a tweet during the fourth quarter of Sunday's game with a pair of cleats hanging from a power or telephone line, along with an emoji depicting a peace sign.


Bernie Sanders and Larry David appear together, finally, on 'SNL'QB Newton struggles in 1st Super Bowl, Panthers lose 24-10 (Yahoo Sports)


Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton answers questions after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game against the Denver Broncos Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

A dejected Cam Newton sat slouching behind the podium on Sunday night, wearing a black Panthers hoodie and a frown. ''They made more plays than us and that's what it comes down to,'' Newton said during a brief three-minute interview following Carolina's 24-10 Super Bowl loss to Denver. The Broncos took Newton out of his game - completely.




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Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

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