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Super Bowl 2011: Start Time For Super Bowl XLV- Open Thread

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The start time for Super Bowl XLV is 6:29pm on FOX.

Why 6:29? Probably has something to do with those thin green things we call 'money.'

SB Nation has three writers at the game, including my buddy Joel Thorman.

Kickoff time: 6:29 p.m. Eastern. Pre-game coverage started at 2pm.

Line: Right now, the Packers are favored by three points.

TV broadcast: FOX.

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Broadcasters: Joe Buck will do play-by-play, and Troy Aikman will do color commentary.

Location: Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas

Teams: The Pittsburgh Steelers, AFC champions, will play in their eighth Super Bowl, while the NFC champion Green Bay Packers play in their fifth.

Injury report: Pittsburgh will miss Pro Bowl center Mike Pouncey, while the Packers' injuries were mostly early season-enders.

Halftime show: The Black Eyed Peas will perform, and Usher and Slash are rumored guests.

National anthem: Christina Aguilera

For more on the Packers, visit Acme Packing Company. For more on the Steelers, visit Behind The Steel Curtain and SB Nation Pittsburgh. Check out the rest of the StoryStream for pregame updates. Check out SB Nation's Super Bowl XLV section for features, coverage from Texas, and more.