Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (5) and linebacker Ray Lewis celebrate after defeating the San Francisco 49ers 34-31 in the NFL Super Bowl XLVII football game, Sunday in New Orleans.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - From blowout to blackout to shootout, Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens had just enough power to survive one of the most electric Super Bowls ever.
The outage flipped a switch for the San Francisco 49ers, but the Ravens used a last-gasp defensive stand to hold on Sunday night, 34-31.
America's biggest sporting event came to a half-hour standstill in the third quarter when most of the Superdome lights and the scoreboards went dark. By then, the Ravens had a 22-point lead. ...