07 Feb 2005
The consensus seems to be that this year's crop of Super Bowl ads left something to be desired. Chris Ballard of SI.com actually went through the trouble to rate every commercial from last night, and while GoDaddy.com was probably the most memorable, my favorite was the "regular guy on his hands-free cellphone maced, tasered and beat into submission by deli owners," followed closely by Montana, Roethlisberger, et al singing Tomorrow.
Instant replay review is one of the cornerstones of the modern NFL. The process and its myriad special rules have been internalized and constantly debated. Mike Kurtz wonders: is it worth it?