While the thrill of a perfect spiral streaming through the air and the roar behind a vicious hit from Ray Lewis is exciting enough for fans, there is one aspect of NFL games that gets ignored, but is applauded when it occurs.
As the cameramen scan the field with their high-tech equipment, the commentators chatting away, one shining sparkle halts all activity.
The diamonds in the rough, some might call them, are the beautiful fans that hide amongst the throng of badgering fanatics who flood the games.
They grace the stadium with their sporadic appearances, as fans wait for the next one to show up.
It's only a matter of time.
Here are the sexiest pictures of NFL fans in the stands (for the most part).