A collection of urban legends about the sport of football.
The 2007 film I Am Legend accurately predicted the results of the 2008 Super Bowl.
Players whose photos grace cans of Campbell’s Chunky Soup are doomed by a curse to injury or subsequent obscurity.
Players whose pictures grace the covers of Madden NFL video games are doomed by a curse to injury or subsequent obscurity.
The outcome of Washington Redskins home football games has correctly predicted the winner of every U.S. presidential election since 1936.*
A round-up of legends associated with Super Bowl Sunday.
More women are victims of domestic violence on Super Bowl Sunday than on any other day of the year.*
Annual stock market trends are predicted by the winner of each year’s Super Bowl.*
A controversial officiating call led to the death of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Fran Tarkenton’s father.
Before Super Bowl XXII, a reporter asked Washington Redskins quarterback Doug Williams, “How long have you been a black quarterback?”
Every season, whenever the last remaining undefeated NFL team loses its first game, all the surviving members of the 1972 Miami Dolphins open bottles of champagne in celebration.
Actress Catherine Bell correctly predicted the results of Super Bowl XXXVI before the start of the 2001 NFL season.
Mysterious white powdery substance on football field is revealed to be the goal line.*
A student dresses as a referee and spreads birdseed on the school football field every day during the summer. At the school’s first home game that fall, the field becomes inundated with birds as soon as the referees step onto the field.*
Super Bowl quarterback was formerly a foreign soldier who could toss grenades well.*
Naked housewife wearing only a football helmet encounters the meter reader.*
Fan who can’t sell his tickets leaves them on windshield; comes back to find more have been added.
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was once a cast member of The Brady Bunch television series.
Philadelphia Eagles fans once booed and threw snowballs at Santa Claus.*
Rise in automobile accidents tied to aftermath of Super Bowl.
As the big game draws near, legions of prostitutes flock to the city where the Super Bowl is being held.
A Madden NFL 2015 simulation correctly predicted the winner and final score of the 2015 Super Bowl.
There is a circulating video that NFL player Dez Bryant hoped to suppress.