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Hot Clicks: Super Bowl ratings; Story behind Leno-Letterman spot


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Here's the story on how the commercial featuring the talk-show enemies came together. The tale includes Leno donning a disguise while slipping into Letterman's studio last Tuesday. And if Dave had his way, there would've been a fourth person in the spot.

Jay, Oprah And Dave

Jay Leno, Oprah Winfrey, David Letterman :: AP

Because last night's Super Bowl was the most-watched show in U.S. history.

And A Lot Of People Saw The Letterman Promo

How did some of the wacky prop bets offered on last night's game turn out? has a report. And here's a first-person account of what it's like to watch the Super Bowl in a Las Vegas sportbook.

What About The Wagers?

In case you missed it last night during halftime of the Super Bowl, the Lingerie Football League's title game between the Los Angeles Temptation and the Chicago Bliss.

Lovely Ladies Of The Day

Los Angeles Temptation :: Donald Miralle/Getty Images

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Check out Super Bowl-winning coach Sean Payton during his playing days.

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Matt Knowles, of Ocala, Fla., says, "We play in an annual touch football tournament at Florida Christian College every February (50-60 teams from all over the state). For the 11th year in a row our team (Central - Ocala) made the playoffs. Last year we couldn't convert on a 4th-and-goal from the one-foot line and that knocked us out. We designed this trick play the day after last year's tourney to fix this and were able to use it one year to the day in the first round playoff game this year (notice that the QBs hands and knees never touch the ground until he's in the end zone). This play helped us advance this time! P.S. The video is in slow motion so you can actually see what's going on. (Video Credit: Meagan Myatt)"

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This is from last Friday, when the snowstorm started in the Baltimore area. It's spectacular!

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