New petition: Move Super Bowl Sunday to Saturday

Over 2,500 people have signed in favor of the petition so far

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A new petition circulating social media wants to do away with Super Bowl Sunday and move it to Saturday.

According to a petition on, the creator, Frank Ruggeri, a Rochester, NY resident, says if the Super Bowl were to move to Saturday, it would get more money and attract visitors to the game.

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Ruggeri also believes the NFL will get more television views because most government jobs will have the day off and more children will be interested as well.

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The goal of the petition is to gain 5,000 signatures.

Four teams will face off Sunday, Jan. 19th to determine who will play in this year’s Super Bowl - the Tennessee Titans vs. the Kansas City Chiefs and the Green Bay Packers vs the 49ers.

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If you’re in favor of changing Super Bowl Sunday to Super Bowl Saturday, you can sign the petition by clicking here.

About the Author:

Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.