Updated by Jason Springer: And NJ gets the Superbowl in 2014. Here’s Chuck Todd’s tweet after the announcement:
So New Jersey gets a Super Bowl. Let’s agree, this is NOT New York’s Super Bowl but New Jersey’s, right? #letItSnow
The NFL will announce the host of the 2014 Super Bowl this afternoon and here is the headline to the latest blog post at NFL.com:
New York/New Jersey Super Bowl is virtual slam dunk
Even if you’re not a football fan, the Super Bowl would be a large economic generator for the region as a whole with air travel, food, lodging, parties and more. You can watch the NFL announcement live:
I personally like the idea of a Super Bowl being played in the possible elements of a northeast winter. You can watch the
NY/NJ NJ/NY presentation here. And in case Senator Lesniak is able to legalize gambling by 2014, who wants to set the over under on how long it takes to become just the NY Superbowl?