Sports·Posted on Feb 7, 2021Here's Everything To Know About The Weird Cardboard Cutouts At The Super Bowl*Zooms in.*by Natasha JokicBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink I was perusing some Super Bowl 2021 pics, as you do, when something struck me — namely, the photos of the seats in the arena. Mike Ehrmann / Getty Images SURELY those are not real people... Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images ...because, you know, pandemic. Yup, those are some cardboard cutouts. Patrick Smith / Getty Images What sweet, dystopian nightmare are we living in? Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images According to Insider, 25,000 real fans were allowed to be in the stadium — but the NFL added 30,000 cutouts to make the stadium look full and help make sure that fans are spread out. Patrick Smith / Getty Images In case you were wondering, it apparently cost $100 to have your cutout watch the game. Average ticket costs in 2020 were $7,000, so do with this information what you will. As it turns out, cardboard cutouts have become pretty commonplace during the pandemic. BUT THAT'S NOT ALL. There are CELEBRITY cutouts! Kevin Mazur / Getty Images DJ Khaled is (sort of) in the house! Kevin Mazur / Getty Images Billie Eilish is (kind of) in the crowd! Kevin Mazur / Getty Images Lady Gaga is (more or less) Chromatica-ing it up! Kevin Mazur / Getty Images Sean Evans, of Hot Ones fame, is (nearly) "soaking it all in"! Sean Evans @seanseaevans Wow, my first Super Bowl just soaking it all in #SuperBowl 09:21 PM - 07 Feb 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @seanseaevans And Guy Fieri is playing pure mind games with us! Guy Fieri @GuyFieri Wait... How can I be in two places at the same time? 😂 #SuperBowl 10:33 PM - 07 Feb 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @GuyFieri BRB, need to go stare at a wall for a bit.