Best, worst of Super Bowl XLVII

Power outage sets stage for late-game dramatics in Ravens' win

Originally Published: January 29, 2013
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

NEW ORLEANS -- The lights went out on Super Bowl XLVII -- and the San Francisco 49ers flicked the switch.

The Baltimore Ravens had run out to a 22-point lead early in the third quarter, and somewhere you could hear the late Dandy Don Meredith singing Willie Nelson's classic refrain, "Turn out the lights, the party's over."

And then the lights at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome actually went out. The 49ers scored 17 unanswered points to quickly turn it into a game and set the stage ...

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