In this episode, the show correctly predicts one of the contestants of Super Bowl XXX. In a scene where Sam asks Al where he has been, Al says that he was watching Super Bowl XXX and the Steelers were down by 3. This episode originally aired in January of 1990. Super Bowl XXX was played six years later on January 28, 1996. The Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the Dallas Cowboys 27-17. The Steelers were down by 3 twice in that game.
Although time had expired on the clock, a football game cannot end on a defensive penalty, such as defensive pass interference. Consequently, enforcement of the penalty included another play for the Jaguars.