Sunday, February 04, 2007

Fans flip for mint's Chicago Bears Superbowl XLI coin (Florida Today)

GO BEARS!

Super Bowl XLI is three days away, and, already, the Chicago Bears have an insurmountable lead in one local gauge of fandom.

The president of The Highland Mint of Melbourne, which for the last 17 years has designed and manufactured the coin used in the coin toss at the start of the Super Bowl, said Bears' coin memorabilia is outselling Indianapolis Colts' items, by a 4-1 ratio.

Full story at:
http://www.floridatoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070201/BUSINESS/702010361

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