CBS Sports Prepares ‘a Very Different Kind of Super Bowl’

Broadcasting the Big Game during the pandemic means a new tone—and better camera angles

The network presenting each year’s Super Bowl is known for making its share of hyperbolic statements about the game’s importance. But with the U.S. closing in on an entire year spent quarantining due to Covid-19, CBS has more leeway than most as it touts the significance of Super Bowl 55, which it broadcasts on Sunday.