Super Bowl Factoids

Super Bowl week is officially upon us.

Here are some Super Bowl Trivia Factoids courtesy of NFLRush.com:

  • 8 million pounds of guacamole is consumed on Super Bowl Sunday. 14,500 tons of chips are eaten along with that guacamole.
  • Of the top 10 most watched American television programs of all time, nine of them are Super Bowls.
  • The Super Bowl is measured in Roman numerals because a football season runs over two calendar years.
  • Over 700,000 footballs are produced annually for official NFL use and 72 of them are used for the Super Bowl.
  • It is the 2nd most watched sporting event in the world. More than 100 million people worldwide watch the Super Bowl every year.
  • Super Bowl XLIV was the most watched show in television history with over 106.5 million watchers.
  • One 30-second commercial aired during the Super Bowl costs at least $2,800,000.
  • The NFL has a policy against holding Super Bowl games in stadiums that have a climate of less than 50 degrees Fahrenheit, unless it is an enclosed stadium.

And for some Super Bowl Trivia…

  1. Which team has played in four Super Bowls but has never led at any point during the game?
  2. What is the name of the trophy for the winner of the Super Bowl?
  3. Which player has won the Super Bowl MVP three times?
  4. Which team was the first team to win 5 Super Bowls?
  5. Which team won the first Super Bowl?
  6. What current NFL teams have never played in a Super Bowl?

Answers: 1-The Minnesota Vikings. 2-The Vince Lombardi Trophy. 3-Joe Montana. 4-San Francisco 49ers. 5-Green Bay Packers. 6-Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, and Cleveland Browns.

About Jim Kinmartin - Business Insurance & Risk Management Broker

Jim is a California licensed Property & Casualty AND Accident & Health insurance agent working at the ISU - Olson Duncan Insurance brokerage in Torrance, CA. He grew up in Fullerton, CA and graduated from Servite High School in Anaheim and Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles and currently lives in Long Beach, CA. Have questions? Just ask! Or, follow Jim on Twitter at @JimKinmartin

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