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PHOTOS: Best of Super Bowl XLIX

The most exciting plays and best shots from football's biggest night.

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Katy Perry brings spectacle to Super Bowl

Katy Perry, Missy Elliot, and Lenny Kravitz took the stage, along with a lot of fireworks!

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is doused with gatorade after NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 1, in Glendale, Ariz. The Patriots won 28-24.

Super comeback gives Pats 4th NFL title

A super comeback gave the New England Patriots an NFL title that had eluded them for a decade.

The roof remained closed at University of Phoenix Stadium, where the NFL football's Super Bowl XLIX will be played, while the grass field remained outside in the sun, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. At this point, the NFL says it plans to keep the retractable roof open at the stadium for the Feb. 1, 2015, NFL championship game between the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots, but the plan can change as the league gets a better read on the weather forecast for game night.

NFL to keep the roof open for Super Bowl Sunday

It's a change of course at University of Phoenix Stadium, where the home team Cardinals have played with the roof closed for every game since December 2013.

The Lombardi Trophy sits behind two helmets before a joint coaches news conference for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Phoenix.

SUPER BOWL: The big day is here

Super Bowl XLIX: Kick-off between the Seahawks and Patriots is at 3:30pm. Full coverage on KPUG 1170AM.

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, celebrates after defeating Andy Murray, of Britain, 7-6 (1), 6-7 (1), 6-2, 6-4 in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in New York.

Djokovic wins 5th Australian Open title, denies Murray a 1st

DENNIS PASSA, AP Sports Writer MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic won his fifth Australian Open title and extended Andy…

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers drops back during the first half of an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

Aaron Rodgers wins 2nd NFL Most Valuable Player

Aaron Rodgers has won his second Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player award in somewhat surprisingly easy fashion.

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Seau, Bettis, Brown, Haley, Shields voted into Hall of Fame

Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields have been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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Late rally lifts No. 4 Duke past No. 2 Virginia, 69-63

Tyus Jones scored 17 points and hit a clinching 3-pointer with about 10 seconds remaining.

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.

Serena Williams wins 6th Australian, 19th major title

he 33-year-old Williams, the oldest winner of the Australian women's title in the Open era, clinched the match on her third match point with an ace.

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Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

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Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.

New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount celebrates after scoring on a 13-yard touchdown run during the second half of the NFL football AFC Championship game against the Indianapolis Colts Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass.

Pot charge dropped against Patriots’ Blount near Pittsburgh

Coast is clear for Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins reacts as a teammate is charged with a foul during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Minneapolis, Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015. The Kings won 110-107.

DeMarcus Cousins to replace Kobe Bryant in All-Star game 

Silver selects Kobe's all star replacement

Tiger Woods hits out of the rough on the 11th hole during the first round of the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Woods posts 82, highest score of his pro career

Tiger has day to forget, posts worst score ever

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell participates in a news conference for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Phoenix.

Goodell on NFL chief medical officer, London games and LA team

NFL commisioner Roger Goodell spoke with the media Friday in his yearly press conference

This week’s best sports shots

A look back on some of the biggest moments and best photos in sports this week.

Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount, right, tries to strip the ball from fellow Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell in a drill during a combined NFL football training camp session with the Buffalo Bills in Latrobe, Pa. on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014.

Pot charge dropped against Patriots’ Blount near Pittsburgh

Prosecutors have dropped a marijuana charge against New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount that stemmed from an August arrest with former Pittsburgh Steelers teammate Le'Veon Bell.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks at a press conference at the NFL's spring meeting, Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in Atlanta.

Goodell: Pats could be penalized even if no competitive edge

DeflateGate: Goodell says at his annual pre-Super Bowl news conference Friday: "We have rules. We're a league of rules."

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Seahawks: A championship season in photos

A look back at the 2014-2015 season.

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WWU Women defeats Simon Fraser in regionally televised contest

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Forward Kiana Gandy came off the bench to score a career-high 19 points, helping Western Washington University defeat Simon Fraser University, 72-65, on Saturday.

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Collinsworth leads BYU over No. 3 Gonzaga 73-70

BYUc oach Dave Rose speaks to his team during a timeout during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Gonzaga, on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, in Spokane, Wash.

Kyle Collinsworth scored 20 points

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Last-place USC beats short-handed Washington 70-55

Southern California head coach Andy Enfield instructs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Stanford on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in Stanford, Calif.

Washington played without injured starters Nigel Williams-Goss and Shawn Kemp Jr.

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WWU hosts SFU in regular-season finale

WWU women pose with fans following a win over Central Washington

WWU women vs. Simon Fraser University at 6:35pm on AM930 KBAI.

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Thunder’s Russell Westbrook has surgery on cheekbone

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook smiles as he answers a question during a news conference during media day for the NBA basketball team in Oklahoma City, Friday, Sept. 27, 2013.

Thunder guard Russell Westbrook had surgery to repair a fracture to his right cheek after getting hit by a teammate's knee.