Eli vs. Brady. Coughlin vs. Belichick. The Giants vs. the Patriots. Sound familiar?
Tynes kicked a winning 31-yard field goal in sudden-death overtime and New York beat the San Francisco 49ers 20-17 in the NFC championship game Sunday night to reach its second Super Bowl in five seasons.
Peggy Beisel-McIlwaine, granddaughter of the first president of the Packers, was among the 400 ticketholders forced out of the stands at the Super Bowl. She called her experience at Cowboys Stadium a “total disaster.”
The NFL says about 2,000 fans forced to sit in temporary seats at the Super Bowl will receive a face-value ticket refund or a free ticket to a future Super Bowl.
I have a new favorite quarterback in the NFL and his name is Aaron Rodgers. I like his attitude. I like his smile. I also like his story.
The NFL has added a second option for the roughly 400 fans who had to give up their seats at the Super Bowl: They can choose to attend any future Super Bowl instead of being limited to the 2012 game.
Neil Best, sports business and media columnist for Newsday, joined Neil Keefe to talk about the Super Bowl ratings, the pregame and halftime shows and what we might expect from the CBA negotiations.
So much for Super Bowl experience. But for a few key drops, the “inexperienced” (in the Super Bowl, anyway) Packers easily could have scored 45 points.
Online coupon site Groupon Inc.’s first foray into Super Bowl advertising aimed for humor but instead struck a raw nerve with viewers and human-rights groups for mocking serious social issues.
It wasn’t too hard to guess which team producers of Broadway’s “Lombardi” were rooting for at the Super Bowl. “The end result is one that we’re certainly not complaining about,” said Tony Ponturo, who co-produced the play about the legendary Packers coach.
The Nielsen Co. said Monday that an estimated 111 million people watched the Green Bay Packers outlast the Pittsburgh Steelers in professional football’s ultimate game.
Green Bay’s victory over Pittsburgh in the Super Bowl has surpassed last year’s record-setting game in the Nielsen Co.’s preliminary ratings measurement of big cities.
A-Rod, no stranger to uncomfortable moments, was broadcast all over the globe being fed popcorn by Cameron Diaz during Fox’s broadcast of the Super Bowl.
In the Super Bowl of advertising, Eminem was everywhere, Roseanne Barr took a big hit from a log and Joan Rivers became a GoDaddy girl.
James Harrison went on Twitter after the Steelers’ 31-25 loss to the Packers on Sunday night and typed out one simple word for every fan to see: “Sorry.”
Photos of the Baltimore Ravens and the Lombardi Trophy.
The Baltimore Ravens celebrate winning Super Bowl XLVII.
Second half photos of Super Bowl XLVII.
Beyonce performs the halftime show at Super Bowl XLVII.
The Sandy Hook Elementary School Chorus sang “America The Beautiful” with Jennifer Hudson before the kickoff of Super Bowl XLVII.