Planning your Super Bowl party?
The game between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots begins at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 1.
Live pregame TV coverage, on NBC, starts at noon. The game will be played at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona.
Katy Perry will headline the halftime show with Lenny Kravitz.
Charlotte Observer reporter Joseph Person will cover the Super Bowl with live reports at charlotteobserver.com beginning Monday. Follow Joe on Twitter at @josephperson.