• Goodell: Don’t sweat weather for 2014 Super Bowl
    By
     | January 25,2013
     

    NEW YORK — Super Cold?

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says league officials aren’t just bracing for potential wintry weather at next year’s Super Bowl. They’re embracing it.

    Bone-chilling cold is now blanketing the area where the 2014 game will be held. Goodell said in Manhattan on Thursday that football is made to be played in the elements. He says the league will celebrate both the game and the weather.

    Goodell spoke as he and Mayor Michael Bloomberg previewed a week of New York City events leading up to the Feb. 2, 2014 game at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.

    It will be the first Super Bowl in the New York metropolitan area.

    New York’s piece of the spectacle will include closing part of Broadway for a football fan festival.

    MORE IN Sports Wire
    INDIANAPOLIS — Kyle Busch pulled off a rare trifecta Saturday. Full Story
    Kyle Busch stays hot at Indy 
by taking Brickyard 400 pole
    MORZINE, France — After two crashes, a bloodied knee and even a run up legendary Mont Ventoux, a... Full Story
    Relieved
Froome set
for 3rd
Tour title
    NEW YORK — WNBA President Lisa Borders applauds the league’s players for taking a stance on... Full Story
    WNBA president lauds activism,
wishes it was kept off court
    More Articles
  •  
     
    • MEDIA GALLERY 
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS