The Who Bound for Super Bowl: Source
British band will rock halftime show, says source, but NFL won't confirm
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 13, 2009 12:02 PM CST
Pete Townshend of The Who performs on stage at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on March 24, 2009 in Brisbane, Australia.   (Getty Images)
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(Newser) – The Who may be joining the ranks of recent Super Bowl performers Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, and Prince. A source tells Sports Illustrated the British rockers will play the Feb. 7 halftime show, but an NFL rep says only, “When we have something to announce, we’ll announce it.” The band’s rep tells MTV, “Am afraid at this point we know nothing about it.”