But something happened in the Super Bowl on Sunday that got Jon Washburn thinking. Is there another rule that is potentially much more crippling to the game than pass interference? Yes. Twelve men on the field.
Seeing as how we are now some 15+ hours removed from the end of Super Bowl XLVI, and no one has really talked about anything else all morning, you might think you’ve seen and heard it all. But you’d be wrong.
Last night’s Super Bowl was terrific. Unfortunately, last night’s Super Bowl also featured something that is all too common in the aftermath of big, epic sporting events: dumb things. And here are the two dumbest, one from a writer and one from the supermodel wife of the game’s most visible star.
Fitting that Patriots tight end extraordinaire Rob Gronkowski comes up just a few feet short of winning the Super Bowl on this last second, hail mary pass in Super Bowl 46.
While Mario Manningham’s incredible 38-yard sideline catch was the best picture Super Bowl 46, this image of Ahmad Bradshaw’s 6-yard Super Bowl winning TD merits a close second place. This should-I-score-or-should-I-squat pose at the 1-yard line is a Super Bowl classic.