Super Bowl 2019 Ratings Drop To 10-Year Low!

Elena Summers
February 5, 2019

That off-putting overnight number came on the heels of what was the lowest-scoring contest in Super Bowl history and a Maroon 5 halftime performance that failed to attract much notice prior to - or during - Sunday night's game.

"They will be [heard] - that's all I want to say because I don't want to spoil anything", Levine explained to Entertainment Tonight.

Why? Using the hashtag #ImWithKap, several celebrities took to social media to say they'd be boycotting it in support of former National Football League player Colin Kaepernick.

Last year, DuVernay shared a similar message in support of Kaepernick, 31, ahead of the big game.

This stand wasn't for me.

At 66, Belichick becomes the oldest head coach to win the Super Bowl, and saw his team produce a defensive masterclass to limit the Rams to three points.

Several cultural and sports icons also appear in the ad, including female youth football player Sam Gordon, veteran sports broadcaster Beth Mowins, the NFL's first female official Sarah Thomas, and popular Fortnite gamer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins.

The dance-off went down at the Fanatics Super Bowl party at the College Football Hall of Fame, during a raucous party.

Singer Janelle Monae also co-signed Ava's boycott by commenting on her Tweet.

And in case her stance on the matter wasn't clear, she then posted a portrait of Kaepernick kneeling with the caption "For those of you who thought I was watchin super bowl. we beefin". Y'all make the most money off our people.

In addition to some backstage footage of Steelers legend Franco Harris, we get to hear some dialogue from Giants quarterback Eli Manning, 49ers legends Joe Montana and Jerry Rice, and Deion Sanders.

Cardi B hopes the protests supporting Kaepernick can create positive change in the world, but she's not sure if that will happen anytime soon. "'That was the worst day, you know, like get your mind right, '" he said.

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