NFL spokesperson Brian McCarthy minimizes concern by telling reporters that the Super Bowl’s status as a human-trafficking nexus is an urban legend. The Super Bowl is commonly known as the single largest human trafficking incident in the United States. However, it’s difficult to gather statistics each year.
During the Super Bowl, Brian McCarthy is confronted with with questions of what the NFL is doing to curb trafficking. Meanwhile, athletes take the field and the fans cheer, they are oblivious to the tragedy unfolding around them in dark hotel rooms nearby.
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