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Super Bowl 2014 Date, Times, Ads, Teams and FAQs
When is the Super Bowl 2014 (Super Bowl XLVIII, Super Bowl 48) and when is it on TV? Such questions and many more are answered by our Super Bowl 2014 FAQ Guide. The focus of our Super Bowl for Geeks coverage are the Super Bowl 2014 ads, but we are also reporting about anything else interesting about the Super Bowl XLVIII on our dedicated Super Bowl for Geeks site.
The Super Bowl is the biggest TV event of the year and the reason for many Americans to host parties or spend a relaxed day with the family in front of the TV with a fridge full of beer and snacks. Read our Super Bowl 2014 FAQs below to plan your Super Bowl Sunday and to show off your Super Bowl knowledge to your friends at your Super Bowl party.
Super Bowl 2014 Facts and Times:
(last updated: 01/20/2014)
What is the Super Bowl?
A lot of people will watch the Super Bowl just for the ads, but it sure does not hurt to know what the Super Bowl actually is. The Super Bowl XLVIII (48) is a professional football championship game by the National Football League (NFL). The teams include the winners of the American Football Conference (AFC) and the National Football Conference (NFC) of the National Football League. The winner of the Super Bowl receives the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
Who plays the Super Bowl?
The AFC Championship an the NFC Championship playoffs ended. The AFC champions are the Denver Broncos and the NFC champions are the Seattle Seahawks. The Super Bowl 2014 has the Broncos play against the Seahawks.
Super Bowl 2014 Date and Location
The Super Bowl 2014, Super Bowl XLVIII (48) takes place on Sunday, February 2, 2013 in the New Jersey. The big game will be played in the Metlife stadium in East Rutherford. It will be the first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl.
When is the Super Bowl 2014 Kickoff Time?
The Super Bowl XLVIII will kick off at 6:30pm EST.
Super Bowl 2014 Stadium
The Super Bowl 2014 will make history just for the fact that it is the first outdoor cold weather Super Bowl ever. The Metlife stadium in East Rutherford has no roof. Let's just hope for the players that the current super cold weather will have changed to normal on Feb 2.
The MetLife Stadium opened in spring of 2010. It is the first stadium owned and operated by two NFL franchises, the New York Jets and New York Giants. The cost of the Metlife stadium has been $1.60 billion. The Metlife stadium seats 82,500 fans. Watch below an interesting video showing how the Metlife stadium changes between a Jets and Giants game. It is crazy.
Super Bowl 2014 TV Broadcast
Fox is broadcasting the 2014 Super Bowl in the United States. The Super Bowl 2014 pre-game coverage starts hours ahead of the Super Bowl XLVIII kickoff. In past years pre-game coverage started at 2pm Eastern.
The Super Bowl 2014 game coverage stats at 6:30pm Eastern with the kick-off.
Main National TV stations around the world will broadcast the big game as well, but you will not get to see the Super Bowl ads outside of the United States. For the fun and cool Super Bowl 2014 ads you have to tune in to the web and hit our site or Youtube. More about where to watch Super Bowl ads during the big game can be found below under Super Bowl XLVIII Ads.
Note that the Super Bowl XLVIII will be streamed online this year again. The Super Bowl stream will though be blocked for viewers outside of the United States.
How to watch the Super Bowl 2014 Online
For the third time ever the Super Bowl will be streamed online. Fans will be able to access the live stream on FoxSportsGo.com and the FoxSportsGo Apps the United States. If you are outside of the United States you can purchase a NFL Game Pass.
Super Bowl 2014 Ads
Besides the football the Super Bowl Ads are the main attractions. Fox has sold out all Super Bowl 2014 spots with 30 seconds spots averaging about $4 million. There will be more of the "epic" Super Bowl ads this year. The list of Super Bowl 2014 advertisers is almost complete.
Our traditional Super Bowl Ads for Geeks Guide will again feature full coverage of the Super Bowl Ads ahead and during the Super Bowl XLVIII (superbowl 2014). You will also be able to watch Super Bowl 2014 Ads here as soon as they are revealed. Many Super Bowl 2014 ads will be released well before the Super Bowl game day.
Super Bowl 2014 Halftime Show
Bruno Mars is performing the Super Bowl 2014 halftime show. The Super Bowl Halftime show is the most watched music event of year. The Pepsi Super Bowl halftime show is the most-watched musical event of the year. More than 110.5 million viewers in the U.S. watched last year’s show. This year Pepsi is sponsoring the Super Bowl halftime show again. Bruno Mars is a 14-time Grammy Award nominee and Grammy winner has sold over 115 million singles worldwide. His current album Unorthodox Jukebox and his debut album Doo-Wops & Hooligans have a combined certification total of 60x platinum worldwide. Bruno Mars has invited the Red Hot Chili Peppers to perform with him at the Half-time show.
Who sings the Super Bowl 2014 National Anthem?
The NFL and Fox unveiled that opera star Renee Fleming will sing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl 2014.
Who Sings America The Beautiful at the Super Bowl 2014?
Queen Latifa will perform America The Beautiful at the Super Bowl 2014
Super Bowl 2014 TV Deals
Super Bowl watching "requires" a big TV. If you do not own one, now is a good time to get one in a Super bowl Sale like on the Super Bowl sale on Walmart.
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About Superbowl on I4U News:
Super Bowl 2014 will take place in New Jersey on February 2, 2014. The big game will be played in the Metlife stadium in East Rutherford. It will be the first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl. We will again bring you full coverage of the Super Bowl Ads in our Super Bowl Hub and on Super Bowl Ads for Geeks. Check out the complete list of Super Bowl 2014 Ads. Watch the Super Bowl 2013 Ads online.