The Seahawks' win in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday night boosted not just professional football in the Pacific Northwest but also college football in the Midwest.
It's been a while since a Big Ten player won the Heisman Trophy, but at the next level, the awards are a little more frequent.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) No Tom Brady. No Aaron Rodgers. No Ben Roethlisberger. Not a Manning in sight.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) An effigy of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell dangles from the front porch of a New Orleans home that is otherwise festively decorated with Saints paraphernalia.