Super Bowl XLV

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Super Bowl XLV
1 2 3 4 Total
PIT 0 10 7 8 25
GB 14 7 0 10 31
Date February 6, 2011
Stadium Cowboys Stadium, Arlington, Texas, U.S.
MVP Aaron Rodgers, Quarterback
Favorite Packers by 3
Referee Walt Anderson
Attendance 103,219
National anthem Christina Aguilera
Coin toss Deion Sanders, representing the Pro Football Hall of Fame class in 2011
Halftime show The Black Eyed Peas, Usher, Slash
TV in the United States
Network Fox
Announcers Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Pam Oliver and Chris Myers
Nielsen ratings 46.0 (national)[1]
59.7 (Pittsburgh)
59.7 (Milwaukee)
US viewership: 111 million est. avg., 162.9 million est. total[1]
Market share 69 (national)
87 (Pittsburgh)
85 (Milwaukee)
Cost of 30-second commercial US$3 million[2]
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Super Bowl XLV was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Pittsburgh Steelers and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Green Bay Packers to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 2010 season. The Packers defeated the Steelers by the score of 31–25. The game was played on February 6, 2011, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the first time the Super Bowl was played in the Dallas–Fort Worth area.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Seidman, Robert (February 7, 2011). "Super Bowl XLV Breaks Viewing Record, Averages 111 Million Viewers". Archived from the original on February 10, 2011. Retrieved February 7, 2013.
  2. Anderson, Mae (February 4, 2011). Super Bowl ad frenzy stretches far beyond the game and 10 Super Bowl commercials to watch. Associated Press. Retrieved 2011-02-04.