105,000 expected in Super Bowl crowd

Updated: January 27, 2011, 9:04 AM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

NFL officials are expecting a record 105,000 fans to be in attendance for Super Bowl XLV between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers on Feb. 6 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

According to NFL spokesperson Brian McCarthy, the final seating capacity hasn't been set, but 100,000 tickets have been sold, with 95,000 going inside the stadium and another 5,000 dedicated to the Party Plaza area that will be located outside the stadium.

Those tickets went ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • A Vintage Effort
    Tony Romo provided a glimpse of his old self in leading the Cowboys over the Rams, Jean-Jacques Taylor writes.