Super Bowl from zero to 800 million

Posted: Friday, January 26, 2001

TAMPA, Fla. -- Super Bowl by the numbers:

0 -- Playoff appearances by the Baltimore Ravens before this season.

1 -- Number of Super Bowls that were not a sellout. The first.

2 -- Super Bowl victories by the New York Giants.

3 -- Teams Matt Millen won Super Bowls with, a record.

4 -- Super Bowls attended by more than 100,000 fans, all at the Rose Bowl.

5 -- Super Bowl victories by Charles Haley, a record.

6 -- Super Bowl appearances by defensive tackle Mike Lodish, a record.

7 -- Super Bowl touchdowns by Jerry Rice, a record.

8 -- Super Bowls in the top 15 highest-rated programs in television history.

9 -- Super Bowl appearances by Dan Reeves, two as a player, three as an assistant coach and four as a head coach, a record.

10 -- Super Bowl champions who appeared in the Super Bowl the following year.

11 -- Super Bowl touchdown passes by Joe Montana, a record.

12 -- Players who have recovered two Super Bowl fumbles.

13 -- Consecutive completions in a Super Bowl by Joe Montana, a record.

14 -- Most points scored in a Super Bowl first quarter, by five teams.

15 -- Seasons that Giants offensive tackle Lomas Brown played before making the Super Bowl.

16 -- First downs rushing by San Francisco against Miami in 1985, a record.

17 -- Average number of people attending a Super Bowl party.

18 -- Super Bowl MVPs won by quarterbacks, including Kurt Warner last year.

19 -- Starting quarterbacks who have worn the number 12 in a Super Bowl.

21 -- Fewest combined points by both teams in a Super Bowl.

24 -- Foreign languages in which the Super Bowl is telecast.

25 -- Super Bowls decided by double-digit margins.

28 -- Super Bowl receptions by Jerry Rice, a record.

30 -- Players who have won Super Bowls with more than one team.

31 -- Most passes completed in a Super Bowl (Jim Kelly, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1994).

33 -- Over-under for this year's game.

35 -- This year's Super Bowl number.

41 -- Points scored by the Giants in the NFC championship game against Minnesota.

47 -- Cameras used by ABC to broadcast last year's Super Bowl.

51 -- Cameras CBS expects to have at this year's Super Bowl.

58 -- Career interceptions by Ravens S Rod Woodson, tied for eighth in NFL history.

61 -- Points scored by Baltimore in three playoff games and by the Giants in two.

80 -- Percentage of Super Bowl ticket-holders in executive, management, professional or sales positions.

181 -- Points allowed by Baltimore in 19 games.

338 -- Media credentials issued for the first Super Bowl.

375 -- Net passing yards allowed by Baltimore in three playoff games.

380 -- Net passing yards by the Giants against Minnesota.

3,400 -- Media credentials issued for the Super Bowl this year.

4,000 -- Tons of popcorn eaten on Super Bowl Sunday.

1.9 million -- 30-second ad rate for last year's Super Bowl.

14,500 -- Tons of chips eaten on Super Bowl Sunday.

2,700,969 -- Attendance at the first 34 Super Bowls.

120 million -- Dollars in merchandise sales bearing the Super Bowl logo in 1997, a record.

800 million -- Approximate number of people worldwide who will watch the Super Bowl.

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