Super Bowl 2017: The scene in Houston

Ed Mangan, of Atlanta, puts the finishing touch on the field for the start of the Super Bowl in NRG Stadium on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston.
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Ed Mangan, of Atlanta, puts the finishing touch on the field for the start of the Super Bowl in NRG Stadium on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston.

Credit: ccompton@ajc.com

Credit: ccompton@ajc.com

The Atlanta Falcons face the New England Patriots Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston.

It's Atlanta's second appearance in the big game. The Patriots are vying for their fifth NFL title.

Georgia's Luke Bryan will  be performing the national anthem. Lady Gaga will be the halftime show performer.

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