The Corner

Super Bowl Theories

I asked earlier why the winner of the game seems so hard to remember. Theories are: football doesn’t have the big, memorable Namath-style stars it once had; too much attention is paid to the commercials, half-time show, and other hype; it’s one game, not a series, like baseball, etc.; and (by far the most common) I am a pathetic excuse for even a casual football fan and the Yankees are the worst franchise in sports.

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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