A Merry Super Bowl To All, And To All A Good Game The Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals meet this Sunday in the Super Bowl. Commentator Frank Deford says the annual football championship has become a fixture on the American calendar, an unofficial but widely observed holiday marked by ritual and excess.
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A Merry Super Bowl To All, And To All A Good Game

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A Merry Super Bowl To All, And To All A Good Game

A Merry Super Bowl To All, And To All A Good Game

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LINDA WERTHEIMER: Commentator Frank Deford remembers a simpler time.

FRANK DEFORD: Nevertheless, for all of us here at Morning Edition, may I wish you and yours a very Merry Super Sunday and a Happy Groundhog Day.

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WERTHEIMER: Commentator Frank Deford celebrates with us each Wednesday from Member Station WSHU in Fairfield, Connecticut. This is Morning Edition from NPR News. I'm Linda Wertheimer.

RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:

And I'm Renee Montagne.

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