Continuing with items that have no bearing whatsoever on the big game:
* Sen. David Vitter of Louisiana took to the Senate floor Wednesday to talk up the game and his team. Story and video from The Washington Post here.
* Go here for a version of "Chinese Bandits" from the rock band Better Than Ezra, from their new LSU-themed record "Death Valley." (More info from the band's website here.)
* Pregame activities include a bid to make the world's largest pot of gumbo. Go here for the details.