super bowl programming Super Bowl XLV alternative programming: 'Snapped,' chick flicks and moreNot interested in Sunday’s (Feb. 6) David-and-Goliath tale of Super Bowl XLV, pitting the juggernaut Pittsburgh Steelers led by loved and hated QB Ben Roethlisberger against the six-seed underdog Green Bay Packers and their scrappy Brett-Favre-replacement QB Aaron Rodgers?

We have some other programming offerings for you. There are a few marathons, a few channels running chick flicks and a couple newsmagazines offering big-name guests. Will you be tuning in?

All times Eastern, check your local listings for times and channels.

CBS: College basketball, PGA golf, John Gotti Jr. joins “60 Minutes” to talk about growing up in the Gotti family, 7 p.m.

NBC: NHL hockey, Freestyle World Skiing Championships, “Who Do You Think You Are” with Vanessa Williams and Lisa Kudrow (7 p.m. and 8 p.m.), Aron Ralston, the real-life man behind “127 Hours,” talks about his harrowing climbing experience that inspired the movie on a new “Dateline NBC,” 9 p.m.

ABC: “Knocked Up,” 9 p.m.

Animal Planet: Puppy Bowl VII, 3 p.m.

USA: “Law & Order: SVU” marathon, all day

Syfy: “Ghost Hunters” marathon, followed by “Titanic II” at 9 p.m.

Bravo: “Million Dollar Listing,” “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” marathon, all day

TBS: Chick flicks. “Failure to Launch,” “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” “Mamma Mia,” “The Holiday,” “Pretty Woman,” all day

MTV: “Jersey Shore,” “Teen Mom 2” marathon, all day

Spike TV: “1000 Ways to Die” marathon, all day

Travel: “Ghost Adventures” marathon, all day

TLC: “Toddlers and Tiaras” marathon, all day

VH1: “Basketball Wives,” “You’re Cut Off” marathon, all day

History: “Modern Marvels,” “American Pickers,” “Pawn Stars” marathon, all day

TVLand: “Bewitched” marathon, followed by “Roseanne” marathon of the best “Roseanne” holiday episodes, all day

AMC: Action movies. “Terminator,” “Terminator 2,” “Bad Boys” all day

E!: “The Princess Diaries,” followed by a “Sex and the City” marathon, all day

MSNBC: “Sex Slaves” marathon, starting at 5 p.m.

CSPAN: “Book TV” marathon, all day

DIY: Bathroom remodeling shows, all day

Style: “Jerseylicious” marathon, all day

A&E: “Criminal Minds” marathon, starting at 5 p.m.

Bio: “I Survived” marathon, starting at 6 p.m.

HBO: New “Big Love,” 9 p.m.

Oxygen: “Snapped” marathon, all day

Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."