giants helmet What time is the Super Bowl 2012? Plus, watch live streamThe number one trend on Google on Sunday is “What time is the Super Bowl?”

Never fear! We’ve got your answer.

The New England Patriots and the New York Giants are scheduled to kick off at 6:29 p.m. EST. Pre-game coverage began on NBC st 1:00 p.m. EST, so if you’re an all-football-all-the-time type you can already get tune in. You’re going to want to have that 7-layer-dip (recipe here!) ready by 6, when the official game coverage begins on NBC.

If you don’t have access to a TV, the Super Bowl is streaming live online for the first time ever, and so can watch it from your computer on

When the game ends, NBC will air a preview of Season 2 of “The Voice,” its answer to “American Idol.”

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