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Superdome Power Outage

Super Bowl Blackout Traced To Device Installed To Prevent Power Outages

The company that supplied electricity to the Super Bowl took the blame Friday for the power outage that brought the big game to a halt, explaining that a device designed specifically to prevent a blackout failed and plunged the game into darkness for more than half an hour.

02/08/2013

An aerial view of the construction of the new San Francisco 49ers stadium in Santa Clara, February 5, 2013. (CBS)

49ers Santa Clara Stadium Boosters: Power Outage Won’t Happen Here

Santa Clara is competing with the Sun Life Stadium near Miami, to host Super Bowl 50, which will be played in 2016.

02/05/2013

Superdome Power Outage

Power Outage Halted Super Bowl Play For Over 30 Minutes

The Super Bowl was halted for 34 minutes because of a power outage Sunday, plunging parts of the Superdome into darkness in the biggest game of the year.

02/03/2013

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10 Things You Need To Know For Super Bowl XLVII

A look at what to be aware of when the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers meet Sunday in the Super Bowl XLVII at the Superdome in New Orleans…

02/03/2013

Ricky Jean Francois #95 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on as he answers questions from the media during Super Bowl XLVII Media Day .  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Some 49ers Already Played For A Title In The Superdome

San Francisco defensive tackle Ricky Jean Francois made one of his greatest football memories to date in the Superdome, where he won a national championship with LSU against Ohio State in January 2008.

01/31/2013

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New Orleans Ups Security, Braces For Record Crowds For ‘Super Gras’

New Orleans is bracing for record crowds as the biggest sporting event of the year, the NFL Super Bowl, collides with Mardi Gras season in what many locals are calling “Super Gras.”

01/23/2013

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