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Quarterback Jim McMahon moons a news helicopter as it hovered over the Chicago Bears’ practice field in New Orleans prior to Super Bowl XX in Jan. 1986. (Bettmann/Corbis)

GALLERY: Super Bowl Controversies

Quarterback Jim McMahon moons a news helicopter as it hovered over the Chicago Bears’ practice field in New Orleans prior to Super Bowl XX in Jan. 1986. (Bettmann/Corbis)
GALLERY: Super Bowl Controversies

Broncos quarterback Charlie Morton looks to pass against the Cowboys during Super Bowl XII at the Louisiana Superdome on Jan. 15, 1978.  Morton completed 4 of 15 passes for 39 yards and 4 interceptions in Denver’s 27-10 loss to Dallas. Based on the assumption that it gets no worse than zero — Morton’s record-low passer rating on this day — this is easily the worst performance by any quarterback in Super Bowl history. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

GALLERY: Worst QB Performances in a Super Bowl

Broncos quarterback Charlie Morton looks to pass against the Cowboys during Super Bowl XII at the Louisiana Superdome on Jan. 15, 1978.  Morton completed 4 of 15 passes for 39 yards and 4 interceptions in Denver’s 27-10 loss to Dallas. Based on the assumption that it gets no worse than zero — Morton’s record-low passer rating on this day — this is easily the worst performance by any quarterback in Super Bowl history. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
GALLERY: Worst QB Performances in a Super Bowl

Cleveland Indians third baseman Al Rosen, a four-time All-Star and 1953 AL MVP, bears a striking resemblance to Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning. (Mark Rucker/Transcendental Graphics/Getty Images; AP)

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Cleveland Indians third baseman Al Rosen, a four-time All-Star and 1953 AL MVP, bears a striking resemblance to Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning. (Mark Rucker/Transcendental Graphics/Getty Images; AP)
GALLERY: Super Bowl XLVIII: Separated at Birth

Bengals rookie Cris Collinsworth answers questions before Super Bowl XVI in 1982. The wide receiver would go on to catch five passes for 107 yards in a losing effort.  (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

GALLERY: Super Bowl Media Day Over the Years

Bengals rookie Cris Collinsworth answers questions before Super Bowl XVI in 1982. The wide receiver would go on to catch five passes for 107 yards in a losing effort.  (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
GALLERY: Super Bowl Media Day Over the Years

Months after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, U2 delivered a moving tribute to America and the victims of 9/11 during halftime of Super Bowl XXXVI at the Superdome in New Orleans on Feb. 3, 2002. The Irish rockers opened with “Beautiful Day,” followed by the subdued “MLK” and a powerful rendition of “Where the Streets Have No Name.” As The Edge played the hypnotic guitar part, the victims’ names scrolled to the heavens on a towering backdrop. At the end, when Bono opened his jacket to reveal a stars-and-stripes lining, the whole stadium erupted. (Bill Frakes/SI)

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GALLERY: The 10 Worst Super Bowl Halftime Shows

Months after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, U2 delivered a moving tribute to America and the victims of 9/11 during halftime of Super Bowl XXXVI at the Superdome in New Orleans on Feb. 3, 2002. The Irish rockers opened with “Beautiful Day,” followed by the subdued “MLK” and a powerful rendition of “Where the Streets Have No Name.” As The Edge played the hypnotic guitar part, the victims’ names scrolled to the heavens on a towering backdrop. At the end, when Bono opened his jacket to reveal a stars-and-stripes lining, the whole stadium erupted. (Bill Frakes/SI)
GALLERY: The 10 Best Super Bowl Halftime Shows
GALLERY: The 10 Worst Super Bowl Halftime Shows

Steelers quarterback Terry Bradshaw scrambles before throwing one of his four touchdown passes in Super Bowl XIII at the Orange Bowl in Miami on Jan. 21, 1979. Pittsburgh defeated the Dallas Cowboys 35-31 to become the first team to win three Super Bowls. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

Steelers quarterback Terry Bradshaw scrambles before throwing one of his four touchdown passes in Super Bowl XIII at the Orange Bowl in Miami on Jan. 21, 1979. Pittsburgh defeated the Dallas Cowboys 35-31 to become the first team to win three Super Bowls. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman redirects a pass intended for 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree in the end zone with 30 seconds left in the game.  Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith (right) intercepted the ball, clinching the NFC Championship for Seattle 23-17 over San Francisco on Jan. 19, 2014 at CenturyLink Field.  (Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman redirects a pass intended for 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree in the end zone with 30 seconds left in the game.  Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith (right) intercepted the ball, clinching the NFC Championship for Seattle 23-17 over San Francisco on Jan. 19, 2014 at CenturyLink Field.  (Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

One of the most famous plays in NFL history, Dwight Clark’s leaping, fingertip touchdown grab of a Joe Montana pass — forever known as “The Catch” — gave the 49ers a 28-27 lead over the Cowboys with just 51 seconds on the clock in the NFC Championship on Jan. 10, 1982.  San Francisco would go on to win the game and the Super Bowl. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

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One of the most famous plays in NFL history, Dwight Clark’s leaping, fingertip touchdown grab of a Joe Montana pass — forever known as “The Catch” — gave the 49ers a 28-27 lead over the Cowboys with just 51 seconds on the clock in the NFC Championship on Jan. 10, 1982.  San Francisco would go on to win the game and the Super Bowl. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
GALLERY: NFL’s Best Conference Championship Games

The 49ers took a 13-10 lead into the locker room after Vernon Davis caught a 1-yard touchdown pass in the back of the end zone with 5 seconds left in the first half. Davis was initially ruled out of the end zone but San Francisco got the six points after a video review. The Niners went on to win their NFC Divisional playoff game against Carolina 23-10 on Jan. 12, 2014.  (Simon Bruty/SI)

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The 49ers took a 13-10 lead into the locker room after Vernon Davis caught a 1-yard touchdown pass in the back of the end zone with 5 seconds left in the first half. Davis was initially ruled out of the end zone but San Francisco got the six points after a video review. The Niners went on to win their NFC Divisional playoff game against Carolina 23-10 on Jan. 12, 2014.  (Simon Bruty/SI)
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr shouts at the line of scrimmage during a game against the San Francisco 49ers in 1962.  The Hall of Fame two-time Super Bowl MVP turned 80 years old on Jan. 9, 2014. (Neil Leifer/SI)

Green Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr shouts at the line of scrimmage during a game against the San Francisco 49ers in 1962.  The Hall of Fame two-time Super Bowl MVP turned 80 years old on Jan. 9, 2014. (Neil Leifer/SI)

Howie Long, who turned 54 on Jan. 6, 2014, gives Mel Gibson a fireman’s carry during the 1986 filming of Lethal Weapon. (AP)

Howie Long, who turned 54 on Jan. 6, 2014, gives Mel Gibson a fireman’s carry during the 1986 filming of Lethal Weapon. (AP)

Randall Cobb beats Zack Bowman to the end zone to score the game-winning touchdown with 38 seconds left as the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 33-28 to capture the NFC North championship on Sunday (Dec. 29).  Back after missing seven games with a broken left collarbone, quarterback Aaron Rodgers found a wide-open Cobb on 4th-and-8 to wipe out a one-point deficit with a 48-yard touchdown pass.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Randall Cobb beats Zack Bowman to the end zone to score the game-winning touchdown with 38 seconds left as the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 33-28 to capture the NFC North championship on Sunday (Dec. 29).  Back after missing seven games with a broken left collarbone, quarterback Aaron Rodgers found a wide-open Cobb on 4th-and-8 to wipe out a one-point deficit with a 48-yard touchdown pass.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Packers’ running back Eddie Lacy flips into the end zone past Steelers Chris Carter and Ike Taylor for a 14-yard touchdown run during the first half on Dec. 22, 2013, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers lost 38-31. (Jeffrey Phelps/AP)

Packers’ running back Eddie Lacy flips into the end zone past Steelers Chris Carter and Ike Taylor for a 14-yard touchdown run during the first half on Dec. 22, 2013, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers lost 38-31. (Jeffrey Phelps/AP)

49ers head coach Bill Walsh talks with quarterback Joe Montana during the 1984 NFC Championship Game against the Chicago Bears at Candlestick Park on Jan. 6, 1985 in San Francisco. The Niners defeated the Bears 23-0. (Michael Zagaris/Getty Images)

49ers head coach Bill Walsh talks with quarterback Joe Montana during the 1984 NFC Championship Game against the Chicago Bears at Candlestick Park on Jan. 6, 1985 in San Francisco. The Niners defeated the Bears 23-0. (Michael Zagaris/Getty Images)

Packers quarterback Matt Flynn celebrates after Green Bay scored the go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Dec. 15, 2013.  The Packers trailed 26-3 at halftime, but Flynn threw four touchdown passes in the second half and the Packers matched their biggest comeback in franchise history in a 37-36 win over the Cowboys. (Ron Jenkins/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT MCT via Getty Images)

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Packers quarterback Matt Flynn celebrates after Green Bay scored the go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Dec. 15, 2013.  The Packers trailed 26-3 at halftime, but Flynn threw four touchdown passes in the second half and the Packers matched their biggest comeback in franchise history in a 37-36 win over the Cowboys. (Ron Jenkins/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT MCT via Getty Images)
GALLERY: NFL’s Biggest Comebacks by Franchise