The latest artist's rendering of the Super Bowl Village in Indianapolis shows fans in short sleeves soaking up the festive atmosphere.
The massive, multimillion-dollar security operations for the Super Bowl and Winter Olympics are being adjusted in light of recent breaches such as the attempted Christmas Day bombing of an airliner and the White House gatecrashers.
Preparations for the 2012 Super Bowl are apparently immune from the economic problems dogging Indianapolis these days.
Here are the highest rated TV programs from 2008, according to The Nielsen Company.
The Super Bowl champion Indianapolis Colts lead the way with six ESPY nominations this year.