Sports fans always have a fascination with numbers, but not until the Super Bowl do those numbers generally involve Roman numerals. Our world may only keep those around for Super Bowls and Olympiads.
We break down Super Bowl XLVIII by the numbers—that is, Super Bowl No. 48 for those of you that read that as gibberish.
Football fans love Super Bowl history as much as sports love numbers, so a lot of the ensuing slides are a blast from the past. Enjoy Bleacher Report's stat- and factoid-packed slideshow, which is displayed in ascending order by those rarely used Roman numerals.