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.

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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