Feb 3, 2013; New Orleans, LA, USA; A policeman guard the field during the third quarter blackout in Super Bowl XLVII between the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports
So the blackout was caused by en electrical device that was installed to prevent blackouts. That’s like the titanic of electrical devices. It wasn’t because of Beyonce’s high powered halftime performance. It wasn’t because Jim Harbaugh pulled the plug, like a kid that is getting beat at video games. It was an electrical device. I would rather choose to believe it was something else.
You can click here to see it broken down, but if all you’re looking for is cap space the number is $6,795,558. It’s important to note that this is an estimate from Spotrac and that the official numbers aren’t really listed anywhere.