Chiefs offense was ready to support Mahomes’ ankle ahead of Super Bowl matchup

Patrick Mahomes

By Kierstin Lindkvist Medill Reports PHOENIX – The Kansas City Chiefs’ offensive line were preparing for all on-field possibilities against the Philadelphia Eagles at Super Bowl LVII, especially dealing with Patrick Mahomes’ ankle injury. Mahomes was still coming off a high ankle sprain suffered in the divisional round of the playoffs, was not putting full […]

With Eagles in Super Bowl LVII, Philadelphia fans savoring their teams’ recent success

Eagles fans

By Connor Smith Medill Reports PHOENIX — After the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC championship, Philadelphia-area native Bill Rothwein knew he had to head to Phoenix and watch his team play in Super Bowl LVII. Rothwein attended Game 4 of the 2022 National League Championship Series (NLCS), when the Philadelphia Phillies […]

Prescott wins award, gives back to community the next day

By Max Olsan Medill Reports The Cowboys’ Dak Prescott, who won the 2022-23 Walter Payton Man of the Year award, was joined by his fellow nominees for a day with members of the Boys and Girls Club of the Valley on Friday. The players talked, threw passes and ran through drills with the kids, all […]

Amid noise, Chiefs’ rookies staying composed heading into Super Bowl LVII

Skyy Moore

By Connor Smith Medill Reports SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Isiah Pacheco remembers exactly where he was during Super Bowl XXXIX, one of his earliest Super Bowl memories: his friend’s house, watching with his late uncle. As he fantasized about playing in the game himself, he said the competition he saw inspired him.  Nearly two decades later, the […]