1. Super Bowl LIII is set: Los Angeles Rams vs. New England Patriots.
2. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton said he contacted the league office and they confirmed that the refs missed a pass interference penalty in the fourth quarter of the 26-23 overtime loss to the Rams Sunday.
3. For the Patriots, it’s their third consecutive Super Bowl appearance and fifth in eight years.
4. The NFL will discuss in the off season whether to make pass interference penalties reviewable in the wake of the no-call that proved to be key in the NFC Championship game Sunday.
5. The Houston Rockets have agreed to trade Carmelo Anthony and cash to the Chicago Bulls. However Anthony is expected to be sent to another team by the trade deadline.
6. Rams HC Sean McVay, 32, will be the youngest coach in Super Bowl history. The previous youngest was Mike Tomlin of Pittsburgh who was 36 when he led the Steelers to the championship in 2009.
7. Kansas City linebacker Dee Ford took the blame for lining up offside on a play late in the fourth quarter that nullified an interception of Tom Brady and may have cost the Chiefs a berth in the Super Bowl.
8. Former Cathedral quarterback/current Mater Dei QB Bryce Young received a scholarship offer from UCLA. Young is verbally committed to USC.
9. Former Houston Rockets star center Hakeem Olajuwon turns 56 today.
10. “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.