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Scott D. Pierce
Scott D. Pierce writes about television for the Salt Lake Tribune. Vice president of the Television Critics Associationn, he's covered TV in Utah since 1990.

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Mike Krinke, from New York, NY, photographs the Roman numerals for NFL Super Bowl XLVII as they are silhouetted against the morning sky Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, in New Orleans. The city will host the football game between the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
This weekend on TV: Did you hear? There's a Super Bowl

There's a little football game on Sunday - something called Super Bowl XLVII (4:25 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2), featuring the Baltimore Ravens vs. the San Francisco 49ers.

Depending on how early you want to get into it, pregame programming begins at 9 a.m. Really.

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Friday on TV ...

Undercover Boss (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): The boss of Boston Market goes under cover.

Last Man Standing (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Eve joins the Junior ROTC.

The 44th NAACP Image Awards (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Steve Harvey hosts.

Men's college volleyball (7 p.m., BYUtv): Long Beach State at BYU

NBA (7 p.m., ROOT): Portland Trail Blazers at Utah Jazz

Malibu Country (7:30 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Geoffrey talks Lillie Mae into joining his improv class.

CSI: New York (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): A pizza maker is carjacked.

Shakespeare Uncovered (8 and 9 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): Derek Jacobi looks at ''Richard II"; Jeremy Irons looks at "Henry IV" and "Henry V."

Merlin (8 and 10 p.m., Syfy): Three soothsayers curse the King of Camelot.

Blue Bloods (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): A man covered in rat bites is thrown from a moving vehicle.

Spartacus: War of the Damned (10 p.m., Starz): Spartacus tries to find food and shelter while Crassus builds an army.

Saturday on TV ...

Men's college basketball: Colorado at Utah (12:30 p.m. ROOT); Santa Clara at BYU (7 p.m. BYUtv); Utah State at Seattle (8 p.m., ROOT)

NBA (8 p.m., ROOT): Utah Jazz at Portland Trail Blazers

Ripper Street (7 and 10 p.m., BBC America): Jackson doesn't believe a series of deaths are due to cholera - he thinks it's murder.

NFL Honors (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): The best athletes and performances of the 2012 season or honored.

The Five-Year Engagement (9:05 p.m., HBO): Jason Segel and Emily Blunt star in this 2012 comedy. (Rated R)

The New Normal (10 p.m., Ch. 30): Shania is upset when she learns that she was not breastfed as a baby.

Sunday on TV ...

Elementary (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Sherlock works with an FBI profiler to catch an erratic criminal.

Masterpiece Classic: Downton Abbey (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): Robert and Cora aren't speaking; Robert and Matthew have a falling out; Bates takes a chance.

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