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Super Bowl XLVII: 18 pregame facts on Ravens and 49ers

Here are some fast facts on Super Bowl XLVII, the NFL's championship game set for this Sunday evening.

- Ross AtkinStaff writer

2. Culture connections

In some way, both teams pay tribute to American culture: the 49ers to the California Gold Rush of 1849, and the Ravens to the famous poem, “The Raven,” penned by Baltimore resident Edgar Allan Poe.

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