January 29, 1999 |
Bernie Kukar, a 15-year veteran, will referee his first Super Bowl. The other officials are umpire Jim Daopoulos, head linesman Sanford Rivers, line judge Ron Baynes, field judge Tim Millis, side judge Gary Lane and back judge Don Hakes. Referee Gerry Austin and umpire Chad Brown will be alternates.
February 9, 1999 |
For their $1.6-million-per-30-seconds slot, Super Bowl advertisers received a 48% boost in visitors to their Web sites that day compared with the prior Sunday, according to Media Metrix Inc., a New York firm that measures Internet traffic. The survey also found that four out of five visitors to Super Bowl advertisers' sites Sunday and Monday were men, representing a 32% increase in male visitors over the prior week.
February 2, 1991
Gary L. Kirkland and his "drinking group" (Viewpoint, Jan. 26) show the low mentality of many sports fans. Their thinking never goes beyond the football field. Disgusting. FLORENCE GLICK Pasadena
January 24, 2001 |
The Miami Hurricanes have six former players in the Super Bowl, and Giant linebackers Jessie Armstead and Mike Barrow have proudly mentioned it every time they have gotten a chance. "People want to talk about Linebacker U and Quarterback U, but Miami is NFL U," Barrow said. The Ravens have four former Hurricanes: cornerback Robert Bailey, linebacker Ray Lewis, cornerback Duane Starks and offensive lineman Kipp Vickers. Penn State has the second-most former players at the Super Bowl with five.