Growing up in Michigan and being a Detroit Lions fan means you've never seen your team in a Super Bowl.

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In true Detroit Lions style, they won four NFL Championship Games between 1935 and 1957, all prior to the Super Bowl era.

Since the 1957 championship, the Detroit Lions have won only a single playoff game, during the 1991 season, and hold the league's longest postseason win drought.

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There is a man from Michigan that has been to the Super Bowl. As a matter of fact, he's been to every single one since 1957. His name is Gregory Eaton and he's 82 years young.  He's part of a group called the "Never Miss A Super Bowl Club."

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You might have heard of the "Never Miss A Super Bowl Club".

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Lifelong NFL fans Tom Henschel, Don Crisman, and Gregory Eaton have attended every single Super Bowl over the past 44 years.

They appeared in a Visa commercial back in 2010

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The "Never Miss A Super Bowl Club" says that Super Bowl 56 between
the Los Angeles Rams and Cincinnati Bengals will most likely be their last one.

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How much did they pay for a ticket to this year's Super Bowl?

$2,500 each

How much did they pay for a ticket for the Super Bowl back in 1967?

$12 each

Who will Gregory Eaton be cheering for in this year's Super Bowl?

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He’ll be cheering for the home team Los Angeles Rams because he feels seeing Rams quarterback Matt Stafford win a Super Bowl is the closest he’ll get to seeing his beloved Detroit Lions win the big one.

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