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Super Bowl fans descend on Times Square

Friday, January 31, 2014 - 00:47

Jan. 31 - Thousands of football fans are getting pumped-up for Sunday's big game with festivities in Times Square. Linda So reports.

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Football fans are getting ready for the biggest game of the year. Excitement is building on Super Bowl Boulevard in New York's Time Square. SOUNDBITE: SEATTLE SEAHAWKS FAN TIM FROEMKE, SAYING: "Crazy about the Seahawks. Thirty-eight years waiting for this, are you kidding?" Thousands of football fanatics have arrived in the Big Apple ahead of Sunday's game when the Denver Broncos will face the Seattle Seahawks. SOUNDBITE: SEATTLE SEAHAWKS FAN EVA FROEMKE, SAYING: "We're dedicated fans. We love our team. We are the secret weapon." Times Square has been transformed into a street festival with free concerts and appearances from NFL stars. SOUNDBITE: SEATTLE SEAHAWKS FAN ERIC HANSMAN, SAYING: "It's a lot flashier and a lot bigger than what we saw on TV. I can't wait to take it all in." Fans are also enjoying a huge toboggan run right in the middle of it all.

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Super Bowl fans descend on Times Square

Friday, January 31, 2014 - 00:47