Tiffany & Co. redesigned the NFL’s conference championship trophies last season. With that in mind, we re-visit a 2009 story on the company from Only A Game’s Doug Tribou.
With multi-million dollar television ads and “big day” radio promotions, the Super Bowl has long served as a way for companies to get their message to consumers. But, a recent pitch from a fast food chain has left Only A Game’s Karen Given confused.
Seventeen is a magic number. Not only is 17 the number of syllables in a haiku, but coincidently this is the 17th installment of Only A Game’s Super Bowl Haiku. With some pinch hitting from our listeners, this year’s offering covers everything from Vince Lombardi to Aaron Rodgers.
The Steelers or the Packers will take home the Vince Lombardi trophy, but the Dallas Cowboys and North Texas expect to reap the financial benefits of the Super Bowl. Will the economic windfall be as big as they’ve hoped? Only A Game’s Karen Given investigates how much Super Bowl host cities actually benefit from the big game.
Sunday will be a close game, but in the end only one team can be named Super Bowl champion. Will it be the hard hitting Steelers or the high scoring Packers? Bill gets a Super Bowl prediction and an update on the atmosphere in Dallas from CBS Sports.com columnist Gregg Doyel.
When Sunday’s Super Bowl game is over, there will be celebration in Green Bay or Pittsburgh for a while. Then, thanks to labor uncertainty, football fans all over the world will start to worry.
As soon as Sunday’s games established that the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers would meet in the Super Bowl on Feb. 6, speculation began regarding which team would win. With a break of two weeks, there is twice as much time as normal for alleged analysis.
It’s been a long two-week break between the NFL’s Conference Championships and the Super Bowl, and Bill Littlefield has grown tired of waiting. He shares his thoughts on the buildup to the big game, and recalls a few forgettable interviews from media week.
As Super Bowl Sunday nears, there has been a lot of discussion of a commercial scheduled to air on that commercial day of days. The ad features Heisman Trophy-winning, University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow and his mother, and it is sponsored by Focus on the Family, an organization that opposes abortion. Objections to the commercial notwithstanding, commentator Bill Littlefield is not convinced that it is likely to constitute anything new.
It’s still a week and a half away, but the Super Bowl has already claimed the attention of various fans and lots of writers, broadcasters, and commentators…among them Bill Littlefield.