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The 2024 Super Bowl had 123.7 million viewers across various platforms.

Opinion: Wimpiness Killed the Super Bowl Star

Julius Briscoe, Staff Writer
February 18, 2024

  As the Super Bowl approached with the promise of an epic showdown, many viewers eagerly anticipated a different battle off the field – the clash of creativity between brands during the commercial breaks.   The game has worked as a perfect stage to capture the attention...

Super Bowl LVIII Preview: Chiefs Seek Repeat, 49ers Aim for Redemption

Super Bowl LVIII Preview: Chiefs Seek Repeat, 49ers Aim for Redemption

Kaylee Baggerly, Staff Writer
February 9, 2024

  The Kansas City Chiefs look for back-to-back Super Bowl wins while the San Francisco 49ers look for retribution from their last Super Bowl matchup in 2020.   The teams first met in Super Bowl LIV where the Chiefs came out on top 31-20. For Super Bowl LVIII, both will...

Super Bowl Parade Special - RooTV 2/22/23

Super Bowl Parade Special – RooTV 2/22/23

February 22, 2023

This week, we have some special footage from RooTV's Cristian Martinez on the ground at the Super Bowl Parade. Grace Kertz and Marissa Leggio start us of with some news pieces. We dive into the den with Jackson Ogden. Joshua Cunningham tells us about some influential people...

The Kansas City Chiefs drafted a new pass-catcher for Patrick Mahomes.

The Kansas City Chiefs win Super Bowl LVII

Cristian Martinez, Sports Editor
February 12, 2023

  RooNews will announce if UMKC cancels classes for the Chiefs championship parade.   The Kansas City Chiefs, on a last-second field goal, win Super Bowl LVII 38-35.    After weeks of speculation and predictions, the Chiefs found a way to win against a coveted Philadelphia...

UMKC professor Dr. Amy Patel (middle) accepts the Chiefs Fan of the Year from Chiefs CEO Clark Hunt (right) and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (left).
//Photo submitted by Amy Patel

UMKC Professor Nominated as NFL Fan of the Year

Akash Guruswany, Writer
November 10, 2022

  The Kansas City Chiefs nominated UMKC’s very own professor Dr. Amy Patel as the 2022 NFL Fan of the Year.   Patel represents the Chiefs in the Ultimate Fan of the Year polls hosted by the National Football League. She will face 31 other super-fans from all NFL teams.  "We...

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