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The science behind how NFL quarterbacks throw perfect spirals

NFL quarterbacks like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, and Drew Brees make throwing a perfect spiral look easy, but it’s far more complicated than it seems. To take a closer look, we spoke to NCAA football coach Ryan Larsen, who breaks down the steps that go into throwing a perfect spiral, […]
The science behind how NFL quarterbacks throw perfect spirals
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15 things you may not have known about Patrick Mahomes

Patrick Mahomes is set to play in his second straight Super Bowl on Sunday. Last year, he led the Chiefs to a comeback victory over the 49ers and was named Super Bowl MVP. Off the field, Mahomes loves ketchup, collects sneakers, and is pretty good at beer pong. Visit Insider’s […]
15 things you may not have known about Patrick Mahomes
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The 10 Super Bowl commercials that have generated the most buzz online

iSpot provided data on the top Super Bowl commercials trending on social media. Some brands that have advertised in the past are sitting this year out. Top ads on the list found success by focusing on nostalgia and making the planet a better place. Visit the Business section of Insider […]
The 10 Super Bowl commercials that have generated the most buzz online
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Super Bowl commercials cost millions, but the payoff is hard for companies to resist. Here’s which companies were the biggest winners last year.

Super Bowl ads drove mobile and desktop traffic last year for various companies. Data from SimilarWeb showed a spike in traffic from January to February for TurboTax and others. Commercials during the highly watched game can cost millions. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Companies that advertised […]
Super Bowl commercials cost millions, but the payoff is hard for companies to resist. Here’s which companies were the biggest winners last year.
Lifestyle

9 easy game day foods you can make in an air fryer

Air fryers are arguably the most popular kitchen gadget on the market right now. Known for their speed, air fryers are perfect for whipping up quick appetizers for the Super Bowl. From crispy chicken wings to dumplings, these game day foods can all be made in an air fryer. Visit […]
9 easy game day foods you can make in an air fryer
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Sports billionaires got $98.5 billion richer during the pandemic

During the pandemic, billionaires who own sports franchises added $US98.5 billion to their net worths. That includes the owners of the two teams headed to the Super Bowl. Some players opted out of the last NFL season over coronavirus concerns. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Over the past […]
Sports billionaires got $98.5 billion richer during the pandemic
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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is donating his fifth Super Bowl ring to help support frontline healthcare workers during the coronavirus crisis — and anybody can bid on it

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is auctioning off one of his most prized possessions to help benefit frontline workers battling the coronavirus. Fans and collectors can bid on Kraft’s Super Bowl LI ring – from the Patriots’ epic 25-point second-half comeback over the Atlanta Falcons – through the “All […]
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is donating his fifth Super Bowl ring to help support frontline healthcare workers during the coronavirus crisis — and anybody can bid on it
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Porsche’s Super Bowl ad pitted the new, all-electric Taycan against some of the brand’s most legendary supercars. Here’s how the models would stack up in real life.

Porsche’s Super Bowl ad – called “The Heist” – depicts the new electric Porsche Taycan sport sedan racing against some of Porsche’s most iconic supercars. The Taycan, which comes with up to 750 horsepower, is among the quickest production cars there are. The new EV also comes with a two-speed […]
Porsche’s Super Bowl ad pitted the new, all-electric Taycan against some of the brand’s most legendary supercars. Here’s how the models would stack up in real life.
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Jennifer Lopez shared a touching behind-the-scenes video of her and daughter Emme right before taking the stage at the Super Bowl halftime show

Jennifer Lopez posted a behind-the-scenes video taken moments before she appeared on stage at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida for her co-headlining 2020 Super Bowl halftime show with Shakira on Sunday. The black-and-white video showed the 50-year-old entertainer hugging 11-year-old daughter Emme Maribel Muñiz (from her previous marriage […]
Jennifer Lopez shared a touching behind-the-scenes video of her and daughter Emme right before taking the stage at the Super Bowl halftime show
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The best memes from Shakira and Jennifer Lopez’s Super Bowl halftime show

Shakira and Jennifer Lopez performed at the Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show on Sunday. Many viewers turned moments from the halftime show into memes. The tongue movement Shakira made at the camera – called a zaghrouta – and Alex Rodriguez acting as a quintessential Instagram fiancé while Lopez performed, […]
The best memes from Shakira and Jennifer Lopez’s Super Bowl halftime show
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How 215,000 meals are made for Super Bowl LIV

It takes a culinary staff of 3,000 people to feed some 215,000 fans, players, NFL executives, and performers flocking to Miami for Super Bowl LIV. All the cooking happens from kitchens deep inside Hard Rock Stadium and Miami Beach Convention Centre. Here, chefs are hustling to make everything from porchetta […]
How 215,000 meals are made for Super Bowl LIV
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Here are the 10 buzziest commercials going into Super Bowl 2020

The Super Bowl is a big stage for advertisers, but some ads capture the audience’s attention more than others. Data from five social media measurement companies including Brandwatch, iSpot, Sprout Social, Talkwalker and Unruly show which ads are already making waves. Amazon, Google and Olay are among the 10 commercials […]
Here are the 10 buzziest commercials going into Super Bowl 2020
Lifestyle

What it’s like to go to the Super Bowl as an ultra-wealthy VIP, from flying in on a private jet to dropping $100,000 on ‘luxury experience’ packages

The ultra-wealthy are descending upon Miami for Super Bowl LIV. Packages including chartered private flights, luxury hotel stays, access to exclusive parties and four VIP tickets to the game sell for more than $US100,000. Super Bowl host committees are increasingly considering their experiences in the planning process, offering amenities like […]
What it’s like to go to the Super Bowl as an ultra-wealthy VIP, from flying in on a private jet to dropping $100,000 on ‘luxury experience’ packages
Strategy

What the Super Bowl logo looked like the year you were born

From 1967 until today, the Super Bowl logo has changed drastically. Earlier versions of the logo featured bright colours and over-the-top fonts. In the early 2010s, the logo began featuring illustrations of the games’ venues. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories . Since the very first Super Bowl game […]
What the Super Bowl logo looked like the year you were born
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Super Bowl Sunday costs companies more than half a billion dollars in lost productivity. Here’s how to keep your team focused before and after the game.

Super Bowl excitement can have a real impact on office productivity, but there are steps managers can take to keep work both fun and fruitful. Setting up structured activities and creating designated time and space to discuss the game lets enthusiasts enjoy themselves and keeps distraction contained. Making work a […]
Super Bowl Sunday costs companies more than half a billion dollars in lost productivity. Here’s how to keep your team focused before and after the game.
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I tried 4 store-bought salsas and Wegmans’ packed the most flavour

I tried medium salsa from four brands – Trader Joe’s,Wegmans, Tostitos, and Archer Farms – to see which one came out on top. The Trader Joe’s medium salsa tasted the most similar to the kind of salsa you’d get in a restaurant, while the Wegmans medium salsa packed the most […]
I tried 4 store-bought salsas and Wegmans’ packed the most flavour
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15 musicians we’d love to see perform the Super Bowl halftime show

The Weeknd will headline the Super Bowl LV‘s halftime show at Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium on Sunday. While he’s a solid choice, we’ve picked 15 other acts that could also do an amazing job in the future. We’d love to see Ariana Grande, Rihanna, or Miley Cyrus headline the halftime […]
15 musicians we’d love to see perform the Super Bowl halftime show
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Here are all the Super Bowl commercials that ran in 2020

Super Bowl ads don’t come cheap. Fox charged as much as $US5.6 million for a 30-second spot in the game this year. Some like Facebook and hummus maker Sabra advertised for the first time, while others like Snickers and Squarespace returned after a few years. The advertisers also include regulars […]
Here are all the Super Bowl commercials that ran in 2020
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Avocado prices have boomed in the last decade — here’s why they are so expensive

Avocado prices have rocketed in recent years by up to 129%. Heatwaves, droughts, and water scarcity can have devastating effects on avocado production. The increasing popularity of avocados is causing environmental degradation, as suppliers work to keep up with high demand. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The following […]
Avocado prices have boomed in the last decade — here’s why they are so expensive
Markets

Tom Brady and the US economy have a lot in common

Tom Brady, the quarterback of the Super Bowl winning New England Patriots, shares some similarities with the US economy, according to Bank of America. The firm says even though Brady is the oldest quarterback in the NFL, he’s an “effective” player. Similarly, the current US business cycle is in its […]
Tom Brady and the US economy have a lot in common
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Why hosting the Super Bowl isn’t worth it, according to an economist

The NFL and host committees claim that the Super Bowl brings between $US300 to $US500 million to host cities. EconomistVictor Matheson estimates the big game brings in between $US30 to $US130 million. The higher estimates encourage cities to continue to provide the NFL with tax subsidies to host the event […]
Why hosting the Super Bowl isn’t worth it, according to an economist
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The Super Bowl halftime show performance the year you were born

When we think of Super Bowl halftime shows today, we think of A-list pop stars and flashy spectacles. But for many years, the halftime show was reserved for marching bands and dance groups in more modest performances. To find out just how much it has changed, we rounded up the […]
The Super Bowl halftime show performance the year you were born
Tech

A new joke in Google search plays on a famous Super Bowl typo

Spotted this week within GoogleSearch, typing “Superb owl” instead of “Super Bowl” will result in an image of an owl atop relevant information about the big game. The keystroke slippage has become so common around this time of the year that a thriving Reddit page was created for actual, superb […]
A new joke in Google search plays on a famous Super Bowl typo