The grass the two teams will play on was grown at a sod farm in Alabama and trucked here just after the New Year in 18 refrigerated trucks, then laid directly over the sod that had been used for the Fiesta Bowl. “The Fiesta Bowl field would have been perfectly fine if not for all the wear and tear a Super Bowl field takes,” said Supovitz. “We have all the people on it during Media Day, then some pretty intense practices for the halftime show. So we need a heartier grass.
Interesting Super Bowl XLII Field Fact
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