An ankle sprain didn’t stop cornerback Richard Sherman from celebrating his team’s Super Bowl victory at Marquee last night. The nightclub in Chelsea also welcomed Seattle Seahawks safety Kameron Chancellor, wide receiver Percy Harvin and the game’s Most Valuable Player, Malcolm Smith.
The Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia Eagles and San Diego Chargers rounded out the National Football League’s 12-team playoff field by pulling out wins in the closing minutes on the final day of the regular season.
Suspended New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton will be allowed back at the Superdome this week for a game in which Drew Brees can break Johnny Unitas’s record for consecutive games with a touchdown pass.
Drew Brees’s record-setting game carried the New Orleans Saints to their first win of the National Football League season, while the Indianapolis Colts rallied to upset the Green Bay Packers 30-27 less than a week after coach Chuck Pagano was diagnosed with leukemia.
Drew Brees, the New Orleans Saints’s popular quarterback, had an exceptional season in 2011, breaking a number of records. It reaffirmed his elite status and catapulted him to new levels of fame and influence.