Super Bowl urban legends revealed

Published On: Jan 30 2012 12:50:15 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 02 2012 11:59:03 AM EST

The Super Bowl has gathered its share of tall tales and urban legends throughout the years. Which ones are true, and which ones are as authentic as the tooth fairy?

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Answer: Partly true. As the legend goes, when a team from the original National Football League wins the big game, stocks rise. When a team from the old American Football League wins, stocks fall. According to Forbes and other media outlets, this has proved true around 85 percent of the time.

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