John Clay

Commercials, cockiness and the commish: Super Bowl winners and losers

Commercials, cockiness and the commish: Super Bowl winners and losers

The Patriots won, the Falcons lost and Monday morning productivity sank to a new low. Now let's dig a little deeper.

Winner: Lady Gaga, for her Cirque du Soleil audition. The Cubs announced Monday that she will headline an Aug. 25 show at Wrigley Field. She could sell out the ballpark for a week straight, but ... hey, Cubs, don't get any ideas.

Loser: Win probability. A computer program said the Falcons' hit 99.7 percent when they led 28-3. So the Patriots had a 3-in-1,000 chance to rally. Sure.

Winner: Ex-Bears. Shea McClellin showed off his hops on a Falcons point-after try, and Martellus Bennett was more hero (62...

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