Crews hard at work preparing stadium for Super Bowl (The Associated Press)

The group provided a small glimpse into the hundreds of hours of preparation that will go into getting the home of the Houston Texans ready for the Patriots to meet the Atlanta Falcons in the Feb. 5 game. ”It’s more than I can even count,” NFL director of events Eric Finkelstein said. The amount of prep and time it takes to get the Super Bowl ready in general is something that takes years.