Superdome officials warned just months before the Super Bowl that the venue’s electrical system could suffer a power outage and rushed to replace some of the equipment ahead of the big game.
It was a wild game, replete with a frayed quarterback and electrical wires – and a climax that left at least one relocated NFL fan in a bit of a funk.
In a nail biter, the Baltimore Ravens topped the San Francisco 49ers during the Super Bowl XLVII, during which a half-hour long blackout added to the drama. But in between plays there were 10 Super Bowl ads that stood out.
The 34-minute Super Bowl blackout silenced sports commentators while opening the lines to conspiracy theories and the hashtag #lightsout.
Capping a perfect postseason, the unassuming and unheralded Flacco completed 22 of 33 passes for 287 yards and three first-half touchdowns Sunday, earning Super Bowl MVP honors.
The Super Bowl was halted for 34 minutes because of a power outage Sunday, plunging parts of the Superdome into darkness
A power outage and an amazing comeback from the 49ers wasn’t enough was the Baltimore Ravens held on to win the Super Bowl in New Orleans
Beyonce brought some female spirit to the football stage in a dance-heavy, 13-minute performance at the Super Bowl. She sang live, too
The chorus from Sandy Hook Elementary School, nearly two months removed from a deadly shooting rampage, joined Jennifer Hudson to deliver a stirring rendition of “America the Beautiful.”
Are Super Bowl commercials promoting unhealthy habits during an event that is a showcase of some of the most incredible athletics ever seen?