Rath's Sunday role literally involves following McVay on the sidelines to ensure that the Rams don't get any penalties for his positioning-and to ensure the coach's safety during games. A victory would also make Brady the oldest quarterback to win the NFL's biggest game.
Regardless of the minor snafu, star Tom Brady and head coach Bill Belichick made it to the stadium with plenty of time to spare.
This may sound ridiculous, but Rath was known well enough to become a prop bet in this year's Super Bowl. Now 33, McVay would be the youngest coach ever to win a Super Bowl. What do you need to know about this repeat Super Bowl match-up? "But we're confident. The Patriots are a great team but I think we're pretty good too".
The league is to celebrate a landmark 100th anniversary next season with either the Patriots' old guard as defending champions looking to extend their dynasty into a new century or with the kids from Los Angeles having seized the torch.
Pittsburgh and Dallas have met three times.
You can live-stream the Super Bowl at CBSSports.com. Then, 17 years later, Dallas defeated the Steelers 27-17.
Coughlin was in his eighth season in NY when the Giants won their second Super Bowl in five years. And that doesn't even rank among the sharpest increases for hotels in cities hosting the Super Bowl. This year's venue is the brand-new Mercedes Benz Stadium.