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Stage is set for drama; SCANDALS.

America'sbiggestgamehas all the drama and scandal of a big Netflix US boxset. Here's a look back at five of the Super Bowl's most salacious storylines: Super Bowl XXXVII, San Diego, 2003 Oakland Raiders center Barrett Robbins went AWOL on the eve of Super Bowl and fled to Mexico. Raiders lost to Tampa Bay minus their star snapper.

Super Bowl XXXIV, Atlanta, 2000 Baltimore Ravens' Ray Lewis was arrested after the Bowl - but charges involving the fatal stabbing of two men were eventually dropped.

Super Bowl XXXVIII, Houston, 2004 Singer Janet Jackson caused a storm after a wardrobe malfunction in front of 140m TV viewers.

Super Bowl XXXI, New Orleans 1996 Green Bay Packers QB Brett Favre partied the night before the game and threw up before kick-off but still led his team to victory over the Patriots.

Super Bowl XXXIII Miami, 1998 Atlanta ace Eugene Robinson was arrested for soliciting a prostitute. Hours earlier he had won an award for his good moral character.


PARTY Brett Favre

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Publication:Sunday Mail (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:Feb 3, 2019
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