It was over when ...
New Orleans is the first team in NFL history to reach the Super Bowl after entering the playoffs with a losing streak of three or more games. ... The Saints are 14-4 at home since 2008, including the playoffs, and 22-13 at home under Sean Payton. ... Brett Favre's final pass as a member of the Packers, Jets and Vikings were all interceptions. ... The last time both No. 1 seeds reached the Super Bowl was 1993 when the Cowboys defeated the Bills 30-13.