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Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 02/05/2012

Super Bowl 2012 live: Chad Ochocinco goes for the gold — teeth


Chad Ochocinco has matching mouth and headphones. (Elsa / Getty Images)
The first surprise of Super Bowl XLVI came when the New England Patriots released wide receiver Tiquan Underwood on Saturday night and added defensive lineman Alex Silvestro to the lineup.

That couldn’t compare, though, to the look Patriots wide receiver Chad Ochocinco sported when he took the field. He had gold headphones and his matching gold mouthguard. Hey, at least he’s on the active list this week. What are the chances he’ll have a big game, that this is what Bill Belichick has been saving him for?

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