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49ers-Chiefs Super Bowl 2020: Jay-Z, Joe Lacob among celebrities attending

49ers-Chiefs Super Bowl 2020: Jay-Z, Joe Lacob among celebrities attending

You never know who you're going to see at the Super Bowl. 

Before the Chiefs and 49ers got started in the big game at Miami Gardens on Sunday, players could look over on the sidelines and be starstruck. 

Warriors owner Joe Lacob arrived:

He wasn't sporting any specific colors so we could only imagine who he was rooting for. *wink wink*

Oakland Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis greeted us with his presence ahead of the big game dressed in all-white everything:

Before the game had started, Yankees slugger Aaron Judge was spotted in a Jerry Rice jersey:

Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive had also been seen sporting a Rice jersey -- one that had been signed by the Hall of Fame wide receiver:

Jay-Z and his daughter Blue Ivy were spotted on the sidelines. 

That photo is going to get so many likes on Instagram ... 

He also talked to 49ers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders prior to kickoff:

Actor and comedian Paul Rudd, a well-known Chiefs fan, found his doppelganger, ESPN football insider Adam Schefter:

(Schefter is on the left)

Legendary musician Paul McCartney took in a little football game on Sunday as well:

Former MLB player and current baseball analyst, slash Mr. Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez was on the sideline prior to the game as well:

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Jon Hamm (pictured awkwardly in the back of this selfie), Jeremy Renner and Kate Bosworth were there as well:

Hamm, who grew up in the St. Louis area, is more than likely rooting for the Chiefs.

Las Vegas Raiders formally announce name change, dropping Oakland

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Las Vegas Raiders formally announce name change, dropping Oakland

The Raiders started scrubbing Oakland from their name a few weeks back. Taking the city’s name off social media accounts was the most public step. Then, the team removed the word from the top of their Alameda training facility, where the organization will conduct business into July.

There were some legal maneuverings already in the works, and all that was a prelude to Wednesday's announcement.

The Silver and Black’s affiliation has formally changed: They are now the Las Vegas Raiders.

We all knew that was going to happen. The team applied for relocation to Las Vegas and the league approved it with a 31-1 vote back in March 2017. The Raiders remained in Oakland, with that name attached, for three seasons while their state-of-the-art stadium was being built just off the Las Vegas Strip.

On Wednesday afternoon, in front of the in-construction Allegiant Stadium, Nevada governor Steve Sisolak formally announced their new name. The announcement was made with owner Mark Davis, team president Marc Badain and several players in attendance, including quarterback Derek Carr, right tackle Trent Brown and tight end Darren Waller.

"The Raiders were born in Oakland and played 13 seasons in LA," Davis said. "Both cities will always be part of our DNA. But today, we begin a new chapter in our storied history. On Jan. 22, 2020, we are now the Las Vegas Raiders. And today, Las Vegas becomes our nation's capital."

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The Raiders formally will move to Las Vegas after training camp in Napa, when their new training facility in nearby Henderson, Nev. will be complete.

The Silver and Black will execute free-agent signings, run the NFL draft and conduct their offseason program in Alameda. The team is scheduled to play in Las Vegas starting in the preseason.

Tom Brady says he's 'open-minded' about uncertain future with Patriots

Tom Brady says he's 'open-minded' about uncertain future with Patriots

When you think about the New England Patriots, you don't see Steve Grogan, you picture Tom Brady. Aside from six Super Bowl rings for Brady and a trophy case full of accolades and records, there could be one big difference between the two quarterbacks. 

Grogan was a late-round draft pick who spent his entire 16-year career as a Patriots QB. Brady famously was a late-round draft pick who has spent his entire 20-year career as a Pats QB. But that could change. 

With rumors swirling that Brady might move on from New England this offseason, the 42-year-old addressed his future in his weekly interview with Westwood One Sports Radio on Sunday. 

"It's only been a couple weeks and I've had a lot of time with my family the last couple weeks and just been decompressing from the season," Brady said. "I've said earlier I'm open-minded about the process, and at the same time I love playing football and I want to continue to play and do a great job. I'm looking forward to what's ahead.

"Whatever the future may bring, I'll embrace it with open arms."

Brady is scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent for the first time in his career on March 18. The Athletic's Jay Glazer recently called the Raiders going after Brady with their move to Las Vegas a "no-brainer." And Brady was spotted in Sin City on Saturday night talking to none other than Raiders owner Mark Davis at UFC 246. 

The Las Vegas Review-Journal's Adam Hill spoke with UFC president Dana White -- who's a friend of Brady -- Saturday night after the fights, and White said a Raiders-Brady pairing absolutely "has legs." 

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is set to make $18.9 million next season, but the Raiders would save $16.5 million and take a cap hit of just $5 million if they trade or release Carr prior to June 1. 

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Brady wouldn't come cheap, even at his age, though he certainly would create an insane amount of buzz and sell boatloads of tickets in the Silver and Black's first season in Las Vegas. Raider fans might also finally have reason to forget about the Tuck Rule, 18 years after the fact. 

Buckle up, things could get interesting. This is Las Vegas, after all.