Post-Super Bowl commercial congratulates wrong team


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(UPI) A southwest Michigan business ran a commercial directly following the Super Bowl that congratulated the wrong team for winning.

The Subaru of Muskegon commercial, which aired on NBC affiliate WOOD-TV directly after the Philadelphia Eagles pulled off a 41-33 win over the New England Patriots on Sunday, featured a silent 30 seconds with a written message: "Congratulations Patriots!"

WOOD-TV said on Twitter that the business only submitted one version of the ad and the station was to air the commercial regardless of the game's outcome.

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"Regarding the advertisement that read 'Congratulations Patriots': We're told that is what Subaru of Muskegon wished to air," the station tweeted.

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