Think grilling and drinking before the big game is half the fun? MetLife Stadium, host of Super Bowl XLVII, banned tailgating from the parking lot. Visitors were able to eat and drink in their cars, and within the boundary of their individual parking space. But grills, lounge chairs, and anything taking up more than one parking space were not allowed. These are the 16 craziest things you never knew about the Super Bowl.
The University of Michigan banned marshmallows from its football stadium after rowdy students began throwing stale versions of the candy at each other. Officials said the practice is dangerous, especially when multiple mallows are mashed together, resulting in a concoction that can be “as hard as a golf ball.”