Found December 04, 2011 on
It's long been suspected, but now it's official. Madonna will perform during halftime of the upcoming Super Bowl. NBC's Bob Costas made the announcement during Sunday's game between the Saints and the Lions. Madonna, a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, will collaborate with a team from Cirque du Soleil, choreographer Jamie King and artists from Moment Factory for the big performance. She joins Prince, U2, the Rolling Stones and a number of other notable artists to have performed on the game's big stage. Super Bowl XLVI will take place on Feb. 5 at Lucas Oil Stadium...

Detroit Lions @ New Orleans Saints: 3rd quarter running diary

Bob Costas promos the NFL's Super Bowl halftime entertainer. It's going to be...Madonna? Isn't she 100 years old and talking with a British accent? Well, she can't be any worse than the Black Eyed Peas... At least one team is supllying the offensive fireworks we were sold before the game, Saints have 304 total yards. Lions with 184, 52 of them coming on the last...

Stafford, Johnson on Suh

During tonight's pregame show, Bob Costas visited with Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson. A few interesting things. Both Stafford and Johnson claim they haven't talked to Ndamukong Suh since his two-game suspension. Johnson said he's really only told Suh to "play smart."

Aldon Smith’s classic non-celebration celebration

Last week, Bob Costas struck a chord with many of you, via his criticism of Bills receiver Stevie Johnson’s touchdown celebration that ultimately cost his team 15 yards of field position.  Though celebrating on-field accomplishments is a good thing (unless celebrating a five-yard catch when down by four touchdowns), celebrations that harm the team cross…

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson sit down with NBC's Bob Costas

NBC Football Night In America host Bob Costas sat down with Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford and receiver Calvin Johnson prior to Sunday night's game against the New Orleans Saints.
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