NFL statement: "Stadium authorities are investigating the cause of the power outage. We will have more information as it becomes available—
NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) February 04, 2013
The NFL just put out an official statement apologizing for the Super Bowl power outage and announcing that an investigation into the cause is underway. Cynical football fans were quick to respond with a super dose of snark and tongue-in-cheek conspiracy theories. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell took boundless blows.
Just a matter of time before someone on Capitol Hill demands a congressional investigation. Oy.