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Merch parties stoke fun even before Super Bowl 50 begins

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The Super Bowl is a magnet for athletes, celebrities and companies looking to woo them with their products. The easiest way to connect with potential customers? Throw a party. At the Style Lounge being hosted by New Era, visitors can have some fun at the bar, grab a comfy seat or customize their own Bose headphones. Levi’s has a room where guests can receive a jacket, shirt and jeans all personalized. Another room allows athletes to be sized by scanner in just…

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Radio row busier than ever at Super Bowl 50

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The Super Bowl really has outgrown radio row. Now radio stations from across the country fill most of an exhibit hall at the Moscone Center, which hosts the media center for Super Bowl 50 this week. Tables lined up end to end are filled with equipment and radio hosts talking all day with guests who work their way from one end to the other. Celebrities like horse trainer Bob Baffert to Hall of Fame players like Joe Montana, Dan Marino…

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Peyton Manning, Broncos heading to Super Bowl

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Peyton Manning has at least one more game in him. With many expecting the future Hall of Fame quarterback to retire, he led the Denver Broncos to the Super Bowl with a 20-18 thriller over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game. Manning threw two first-half touchdown passes to Owen Daniels, sandwiched around a 1-yard plunge by New England’s Steven Jackson to lead 14-6. Kicker Stephen Gostkowski, who had made 523 consecutive extra points, missed…

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