Whether you're a sports fan or not, the Super Bowl is more than just a football game. It's an event, and the numbers behind the Big Game are something to behold. WalletHub.com has taken a "by-the-numbers" look at the sporting spectacle.
Ever since New Jersey landed the job as co-host of Super Bowl XLVIII, folks in the Garden State have been concerned about the unpredictable weather and the amount of attention New Jersey would receive compared to New York. At Media Day in Newark on Tuesday, players and coaches sacked both topics.
Super Bowl week is underway in New Jersey, and an estimated 181 million viewers won't be sparing any expense when it comes to watching the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks on television Sunday night.