Fans Gear Up for Extra-Large Super Bowl After a 40-year wait, football fans finally have a Super Bowl bearing a Roman numeral befitting the game: XL. Two weeks of extra-large hype end with Sunday's contest between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Seattle Seahawks at Ford Field in Detroit.
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Fans Gear Up for Extra-Large Super Bowl

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Fans Gear Up for Extra-Large Super Bowl

Fans Gear Up for Extra-Large Super Bowl

Fans Gear Up for Extra-Large Super Bowl

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After a 40-year wait, football fans finally have a Super Bowl bearing a Roman numeral befitting the game: XL. Two weeks of extra-large hype end with Sunday's contest between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Seattle Seahawks at Ford Field in Detroit. Wall Street Journal sportswriter Stefan Fatsis talks to Robert Siegel about the game.