There is a lot that goes into putting on a Super Bowl that many fans fail to think about. We take it for granted that things like footballs are in ready supply. About 130 miles south of Detroit sits the town of Ada, OH. This town is home of the Wilson football factory, the only supplier of footballs to the NFL.
ESPN provides us with an inside look into the making of footballs for the Super Bowl, check it out below:
Incidentally, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger grew up about 25 miles north of Ada in Findlay, OH.