- General Motors via Getty Images
Green Bay Packers quarter back Aaron Rodgers receives the keys to a brand new Camaro for being selected the game’s Most Valuable Player. The Packers beat the Steelers 31-25. This is the 4th Super Bowl victory for the Packers, their last coming in1997 when Brett Favre was quarterback. Now Aaron Rodgers, and the legendary Brett Favre have the exact same amount of Super Bowl victories. One!
The crowd at Cowboys stadium fell short of an attendance record. There were 91,060 paying attendees, and when you count “credentialed attendees” the total was 103,219. The Cowboys were hoping for 106,000. Stadium capacity with standing room only seats, is 110,000.
Celebrities spotted at the game included Alex Rodriguez (with popcorn being shoveled into his mouth by girlfriend Cameron Diaz), John Travolta, Harrison Ford, Calista Flockhart, Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Mark Haromon, Demi Moore, Ashton Kutcher, Rev. Jesse Jackson, and President George W. Bush.
The oops of the evening seemed to be Christina Aguilera’s flub of one line in the National Anthem.
But the Packers will take it. This will launch Aaron Rodgers into the stratosphere, with more national media interviews this week. Watch for him on late night talk shows!