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January 24th, 2011
08:46 AM ET

Berman: Packers ‘slight favorite,’ but don’t discount Black and Yellow

Fans are celebrating in Green Bay and Pittsburgh this morning, with the Green Bay Packers defeating the Chicago Bears 21-14 for the NFC title, and the Pittsburgh Steelers rolling by the New York Jets 24-19 for the AFC title.

Today on American Morning, New York sportscaster Len Berman,, looks ahead to the February 6 Super Bowl when the two teams will face off in Dallas. He explains the meaning behind the match up of two legendary franchises and why the NFL is having “most successful year.”

Watch the two clips from his interview with AM’s Kiran Chetry and TJ Holmes.

Filed under: Morning Talkers • Sports
December 7th, 2010
05:48 AM ET

That's Mr. Awesome to you

Douglas Allen Smith, Jr. from Oregon is now Captain Awesome literally and legally. The unemployed cabinet installer says he was inspired by the nickname of a character on the TV show "Chuck," Dr. Devon "Captain Awesome" Woodcomb. A judge approved the name change and Mr. Awesome's request for an unusual signature. His bank, however, has refused to accept the signature because the signature is too easy to forge.

Captain Awesome's Signature

Filed under: Morning Talkers