Mark Wahlberg Went to Game, Left Before Epic Comeback

He says his son wasn't feeling well
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 6, 2017 10:31 AM CST
Patriots Fan Mark Wahlberg Left Early, Missed Comeback
Mark Wahlberg waves as he arrives before Sunday's game.   (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Any Falcons fan at Sunday's Super Bowl surely felt awful afterward. But how about a Patriots fan who left early and missed the record comeback? That happened to none other than Mark Wahlberg, who attended with his wife and two sons, reports US Weekly. This video shows the Wahlbergs leaving in the third quarter, about the time his beloved Pats were down 28-3 and all seemed lost. After the game, he explained on Instagram that they left because his youngest son didn't feel well. "Family first," he wrote. (More Mark Wahlberg stories.)

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