Linda Fletcher experienced her first heartbreak of the Super Bowl on Wednesday morning when the bellhop was removing her luggage from the cab at her hotel.
“They said I couldn’t take my foam finger to the game,” the Boston woman lamented. “I’ve taken it to every game this season. It’s the good luck charm that got the Patriots here.”
Lucky or not, the big foam hand in New England colors with a raised finger indicating No. 1, is banned from Sunday’s game.

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