Despite the Patriots losing their first game of the season, their Super Bowl banner ceremony was the best! Mark Wahlberg, Fireworks. Giant Lombardi Trophies. Here are the highlights:

 

 

Love this graphic. Banner Ceremony By the Numbers:

 

The Pats organization got some grief for putting the pre-comeback Super Bowl score up at Gillette, but we loved it.

 

Operation Clown Face was a huge success. Too bad we spent all our time thinking about the clown towels and the banner and kind of forgot about the damn game!

 

 

To make ourselves feel better about the blowout. we're putting up more Clown Face pics...