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Kevin Hart, Coldplay, the Mannings, Marilyn Monroe: Super Bowl 50's winners and losers

Kevin Hart, Coldplay, the Mannings, Marilyn Monroe: Super Bowl 50's winners and losers

Sometimes you need more than a scoreboard to pick out the winners and losers. Here they are, from Super Bowl 50:

Winner: CBS. Analyst Phil Simms was blah, and the broadcast lacked a few key replays. But overnight ratings indicate it was the most-watched telecast in U.S. TV history, netting 114.4 million viewers.

Loser: Those 114.4 million viewers. Glance at the box score (194 total yards for the champion Broncos), and you'd think the game was played in a monsoon. And that Hyundai ad with the talking Bears contained more drama.

Winner: John Elway. Legendary quarterback made it his business to rebuild the Broncos defense after pedestrian stats in...

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