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Everything a Fan Should Know About the Super Bowl

See how much you know about the Big Game
<p> See how much you know about the Big Game</p>
They say knowledge is power. And we believe that. That's why we're going to make you the most powerful person at this year's Super Bowl XLVII party. Here is everything you need to know about the Big Game (and probably some stuff you don't) to wow your friends and random strangers as they destroy your living room. 
 

10 Worst Teams to Ever Play in a Super Bowl

Athlon’s list of the worst teams to play for the Lombardi Trophy
<p> Athlon’s list of the worst teams to play for the Lombardi Trophy</p>

While the Super Bowl annually pits the champion of the AFC conference versus the winner of the NFC, that doesn’t necessarily mean the best two teams end up playing in the biggest game of the season. Here is Athlon Sports’ list of the worst teams to ever play in a Super Bowl in the game’s 46-year history. It probably goes without saying that each of these teams ended up on the short end of the scoreboard, right?

10 Greatest Players Never to Play in a Super Bowl

Barry Sanders, Deacon Jones, Dick Butkus and LaDainian Tomlinson never played in the Super Bowl.
<p> Sanders, Jones, Butkus and LT never played in the Super Bowl.</p>

Being a future Hall of Famer does not guarantee a trip to the Super Bowl. In fact, many of the game’s greatest players never took the field with the Vince Lombardi Trophy on the line. This year, Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed will finally end his Super Sunday drought against the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII. But these all-time greats were not so lucky.


5 Reasons Why the San Francisco 49ers Will Win Super Bowl XLVII

Jim Harbaugh’s “old school” philosophy is just one reason to like his team’s chances to win on Feb. 3
<p> Harbaugh’s “old school” philosophy is one reason to like his team’s chances.</p>

Super Bowl XLVII is set for Sunday, Feb. 3, in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. While the majority of the focus has been on the matchup up between the sons of Jack Harbaugh, this Har-Bowl (or Super Baugh, if you prefer) will be decided on the field by the teams that are led by John and Jim, the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers.

Super Bowl XLVII Cheerleaders: Baltimore Ravens

10 Best Media Day Moments in Super Bowl History

Sometimes someone says something that's not a cliche
<p> Sometimes someone says something that's not a cliche.</p>
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Super Bowl media day is usually pretty boring. It's full of pat answers and tired cliches. But every once in a while, someone breaks the monotony and actually says or does something interesting. Here are ten of the best (or at least most notable) media day moments in Super Bowl history.

Super Bowl Blowouts: An Era Best Forgotten

From 1984-97, the average margin of victory was an obscene 21.4 points
<p> Super Bowl Blowouts: An Era Best Forgotten</p>
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It wasn’t so long ago that the star of Super Bowl Sunday was a talking frog. Or a dancing monkey. Or Cindy Crawford enjoying a refreshing cola.

5 Reasons Why the Baltimore Ravens Will Win Super Bowl XLVII

Ray Lewis’ “last ride,” Joe Flacco’s play, past history among reasons to like Ravens’ chances in New Orleans
<p> Five Reasons Why the Baltimore Ravens Will Win Super Bowl XLVII</p>

Super Bowl XLVII is set for Sunday, Feb. 3 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, La. While the majority of the focus has been on the matchup up between the sons of Jack Harbaugh, this Har-Bowl (or Super Baugh, if you prefer) will be decided on the field by the teams that are led by John and Jim, the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers.

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