Originally posted on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 2/4/13
In a strange turn of events, a power outage at the Superdome during Super Bowl XXLVII delayed the Super Bowl for 34 minutes and 55 seconds.“@espnstatsinfo: We clocked the Super Bowl delay at 33 minutes, 55 seconds”— 9NEWS Sports Denver (@9NEWSSports) February 4, 2013The power outage completely changed the momentum of the game, and gave the San Francisco 49ers new life, who eventually came back and tied the game with 9:57 left in the fourth quarter.Plenty of people weighed in on the delay, and some companies tried to capitalize on the power outage with some marketing strategies.Power out? No problem. twitter.com/Oreo/status/29…— Oreo Cookie (@Oreo) February 4, 2013We just really don’t want football season to end. Can you blame us?— Buffalo Wild Wings (@BWWings) February 4, 2013The largest comeback in Super Bowl history is 10 points (1987 Redskins, 2009 Saints).The 49ers once trailed in #SB47 by 22 points.— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 4, 2013Our win probability calculator ha...
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