While baseball is the sport most identified -- submerged -- by numbers, the Super Bowl, as a game, has always been mightily number-conscious since the first day it took on that Roman numeral affectation
So let us look at some intriguing Super Bowl numbers in this year of
We begin, simply, with
That leads us to,
Finally, 51 to 49. Oh, please, I so seldom get the opportunity to communicate as Caesar did, so let me write it:
The only interest I have in the subject is whether Manning will throw more touchdown passes than he does appear in commercials.
The truth is, football on television only gets more and more popular. This season has been an absolute television bonanza for the NFL. Listen, if NBC didn't have Sunday Night Football they couldn't even have afforded to light the studios for