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The first Super Bowl was telecast by both CBS and NBC. NBC was in commercial at the time of the second half kickoff. Officials blew the play dead and waited for NBC to come back from commercial before rekicking to start the second half.

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The network was interviewing Bob Hope and missed it. Pat Summerall was asked to ask Vince to kick again and refused. Someone did ask and they kicked again.

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