Travis Braun, of Ovalo (just outside of Abilene), is a finalist in the Doritos 'Crash the Super Bowl' commercial contest. His Doritos commercial was picked as 1 of 10 that's vying to appear during the Super Bowl broadcast.
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea has issued an open letter admitting that the band wasn't playing their instruments live during Sunday's Super Bowl halftime show, and explaining why they chose to accept the gig despite their views against pre-taped performances.
Talk about premature celebration. One loyal Denver Broncos fan was a little too confident about his team's chances of winning the Super Bowl, getting a very prominent Denver Broncos tattoo on his back that proclaimed them Super Bowl XLVIII Champs.