Welcome to Lucas Oil Stadium

INDIANAPOLIS -- After two weeks of hype, analysis and over analysis, it's time to play Super Bowl XLVI.

The AFC East blog is stationed inside Lucas Oil Stadium for Sunday night's game between the AFC champion New England Patriots (15-3) and the NFC champion New York Giants (12-7). We've heard what both teams had to say. Now, the time for talk is over.

Indianapolis has been a gracious host, and Lucas Oil Stadium looks ready for immense spotlight of the sporting world. Fans are all over downtown Indianapolis. A few have made it into the stadium early.

Keep it locked on the AFC East blog as we provide live coverage and observations before and during the game here. Feel free to also make your final predictions on Super Bowl XLVI in the comment section below.