With the Big Game kicking off this weekend, AAA Texas wants to remind everyone to stay safe if you attend a watching party.

Partygoers and party hosts are urged to plan ahead to keep themselves and their guests safe this weekend.

Daniel Armbruster with AAA Texas.

Drivers should designate a non-drinking sober driver, call for a cab or rideshare, or plan for an overnight stay wherever they go to watch the Super Bowl.

Distracted driving kills an average of nine people and injures 1,000 each day and is the third leading driver-related cause of crash fatalities behind speeding and driving under the influence.