Whether an athlete is acting alone, or a team of players is fearlessly charging forward, getting behind an important match, race or game brings people together. What is it about athletes that can unite a high school, a home town or even an entire country? Perhaps it is the reminder that we are capable of so much more than many of us set out for in our everyday lives that brings us together. Or, the visceral appreciation for the prowess of the human body. Maybe we’re all imagining ourselves pushing ever-onward in the struggle of the impossible game we’re watching, and cheering ourselves on. Maybe it’s realizing, if only for a moment, that the impossible is possible – that with great risk comes great reward – if we just have the courage to take it.
Of course there’s always bragging rights involved with super bowl predictions and wins, but what about being able to sport some trivia? Here’s nine questions to challenge your knowledge about the super bowl, but don’t fret if you don’t know where to start: everything comes back to four. See how: