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The generic Super Bowl logo used since Super Bowl XLV in 2011 showcasing the Vince Lombardi Trophy. Since Super Bowl XLV, the Roman numeral of the game has been featured alongside the trophy, with the exception of Super Bowl 50, with the logo decorated in different colors for each year.
First played January 15, 1967; 54 years ago (1967-01-15)
Trophy Vince Lombardi Trophy

The Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL). Since 2004, the game has been played on the first Sunday in February. It is the culmination of a regular season that begins in the late summer of the previous year.

The game was created as part of a 1966 merger agreement between the NFL and its rival the American Football League (AFL). It was agreed that the two champion teams would begin playing in an annual AFL–NFL World Championship Game until the merger was completed in 1970.

The first game was played on January 15, 1967, after both leagues had completed their respective 1966 seasons. After the merger, each league was re-designated as a "conference", and the game has since been played between the conference champions to determine the NFL's league champion. The NFL restricts the use of its "Super Bowl" trademark, and it is frequently referred to as the "big game" or other generic terms by non-sponsoring corporations.

The New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers have the most Super Bowl championship titles with six each. The Patriots have the most Super Bowl appearances with 11. The National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC) are tied with 27 Super Bowl wins each.

The Super Bowl is the second-largest day for U.S. food consumption, after Thanksgiving Day. In addition, the Super Bowl has frequently been the most-watched American television broadcast of the year; the seven most-watched broadcasts in American television history are Super Bowls.

In 2015, Super Bowl XLIX became the most-watched American television program in history with an audience of 114.4 million viewers, the fifth time in six years that the game had set a record. The Super Bowl is also among the most-watched sporting events in the world, and is second only to the UEFA Champions League final as the most watched annual sporting event worldwide.

Commercial airtime during the Super Bowl broadcast is the most expensive of the year because of the high viewership, leading to companies regularly developing their most expensive advertisements for this broadcast. Watching and discussing the broadcast's commercials has become a significant aspect of the event. In addition, popular singers and musicians have performed during the event's pre-game and halftime ceremonies.

Super Bowl championship (1966–present)

Numbers in parentheses in the table are Super Bowl appearances as of the date of that Super Bowl and are used as follows:

  • Winning team and losing team columns indicate the number of times that team has appeared in a Super Bowl as well as each respective teams' Super Bowl record to date.
  • Venue column indicates number of times that stadium has hosted a Super Bowl.
  • City column indicates number of times that metropolitan area has hosted a Super Bowl.
Championships table key and summary
(1966–1969) (1970–present)
National Football League (NFL) National Football Conference (NFC)
NFL championn
(4, 2–2)
NFC championN
(51, 26–25)
American Football League (AFL) American Football Conference (AFC)
AFL championa
(4, 2–2)
AFC championA
(51, 25–26)
Super Bowl championships
Game Date/Season Winning team Score Losing team Venue City Attendance Referee Ref
I
January 15, 1967 (1966 AFL/1966 NFL) Green Bay Packersn
(1, 1–0)
35–10 Kansas City Chiefsa
(1, 0–1)
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Los Angeles, California 61,946 Norm Schachter
II
January 14, 1968 (1967 AFL/1967 NFL) Green Bay Packersn
(2, 2–0)
33–14 Oakland Raidersa
(1, 0–1)
Miami Orange Bowl Miami, Florida 75,546 Jack Vest
III
January 12, 1969 (1968 AFL/1968 NFL) New York Jetsa
(1, 1–0)
16–7  Baltimore Coltsn
(1, 0–1)
Miami Orange Bowl (2) Miami, Florida (2) 75,389 Tom Bell
IV
January 11, 1970 (1969 AFL/1969 NFL) Kansas City Chiefsa
(2, 1–1)
23–7  Minnesota Vikingsn
(1, 0–1)
Tulane Stadium New Orleans, Louisiana 80,562 John McDonough
V January 17, 1971 (1970) Baltimore ColtsA
(2, 1–1)
16–13 Dallas CowboysN
(1, 0–1)
Miami Orange Bowl (3) Miami, Florida (3) 79,204 Norm Schachter
VI January 16, 1972 (1971) Dallas CowboysN
(2, 1–1)
24–3  Miami DolphinsA
(1, 0–1)
Tulane Stadium (2) New Orleans, Louisiana (2) 81,023 Jim Tunney
VII January 14, 1973 (1972) Miami DolphinsA
(2, 1–1)
14–7  Washington RedskinsN
(1, 0–1)
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (2) Los Angeles, California (2) 90,182 Tom Bell
VIII January 13, 1974 (1973) Miami DolphinsA
(3, 2–1)
24–7  Minnesota VikingsN
(2, 0–2)
Rice Stadium Houston, Texas 71,882 Ben Dreith
IX January 12, 1975 (1974) Pittsburgh SteelersA
(1, 1–0)
16–6  Minnesota VikingsN
(3, 0–3)
Tulane Stadium (3) New Orleans, Louisiana (3) 80,997 Bernie Ulman
X January 18, 1976 (1975) Pittsburgh SteelersA
(2, 2–0)
21–17 Dallas CowboysN
(3, 1–2)
Miami Orange Bowl (4) Miami, Florida (4) 80,187 Norm Schachter
XI January 9, 1977 (1976) Oakland RaidersA
(2, 1–1)
32–14 Minnesota VikingsN
(4, 0–4)
Rose Bowl Pasadena, California (3) 103,438 Jim Tunney
XII January 15, 1978 (1977) Dallas CowboysN
(4, 2–2)
27–10 Denver BroncosA
(1, 0–1)
Louisiana Superdome New Orleans, Louisiana (4) 76,400 Jim Tunney
XIII January 21, 1979 (1978) Pittsburgh SteelersA
(3, 3–0)
35–31 Dallas CowboysN
(5, 2–3)
Miami Orange Bowl (5) Miami, Florida (5) 79,484 Pat Haggerty
XIV January 20, 1980 (1979) Pittsburgh SteelersA
(4, 4–0)
31–19 Los Angeles RamsN
(1, 0–1)
Rose Bowl (2) Pasadena, California (4) 103,985 Fred Silva
XV January 25, 1981 (1980) Oakland RaidersA
(3, 2–1)
27–10 Philadelphia EaglesN
(1, 0–1)
Louisiana Superdome (2) New Orleans, Louisiana (5) 76,135 Ben Dreith
XVI January 24, 1982 (1981) San Francisco 49ersN
(1, 1–0)
26–21 Cincinnati BengalsA
(1, 0–1)
Pontiac Silverdome Pontiac, Michigan 81,270 Pat Haggerty
XVII January 30, 1983 (1982) Washington RedskinsN
(2, 1–1)
27–17 Miami DolphinsA
(4, 2–2)
Rose Bowl (3) Pasadena, California (5) 103,667 Jerry Markbreit
XVIII January 22, 1984 (1983) Los Angeles RaidersA
(4, 3–1)
38–9  Washington RedskinsN
(3, 1–2)
Tampa Stadium Tampa, Florida 72,920 Gene Barth
XIX January 20, 1985 (1984) San Francisco 49ersN
(2, 2–0)
38–16 Miami DolphinsA
(5, 2–3)
Stanford Stadium Stanford, California 84,059 Pat Haggerty
XX January 26, 1986 (1985) Chicago BearsN
(1, 1–0)
46–10 New England PatriotsA
(1, 0–1)
Louisiana Superdome (3) New Orleans, Louisiana (6) 73,818 Red Cashion
XXI January 25, 1987 (1986) New York GiantsN
(1, 1–0)
39–20 Denver BroncosA
(2, 0–2)
Rose Bowl (4) Pasadena, California (6) 101,063 Jerry Markbreit
XXII January 31, 1988 (1987) Washington RedskinsN
(4, 2–2)
42–10 Denver BroncosA
(3, 0–3)
San Diego–Jack Murphy Stadium San Diego, California 73,302 Bob McElwee
XXIII January 22, 1989 (1988) San Francisco 49ersN
(3, 3–0)
20–16 Cincinnati BengalsA
(2, 0–2)
Joe Robbie Stadium Miami, Florida (6) 75,129 Jerry Seeman
XXIV January 28, 1990 (1989) San Francisco 49ersN
(4, 4–0)
55–10 Denver BroncosA
(4, 0–4)
Louisiana Superdome (4) New Orleans, Louisiana (7) 72,919 Dick Jorgensen
XXV January 27, 1991 (1990) New York GiantsN
(2, 2–0)
20–19 Buffalo BillsA
(1, 0–1)
Tampa Stadium (2) Tampa, Florida (2) 73,813 Jerry Seeman
XXVI January 26, 1992 (1991) Washington RedskinsN
(5, 3–2)
37–24 Buffalo BillsA
(2, 0–2)
Metrodome Minneapolis, Minnesota 63,130 Jerry Markbreit
XXVII January 31, 1993 (1992) Dallas CowboysN
(6, 3–3)
52–17 Buffalo BillsA
(3, 0–3)
Rose Bowl (5) Pasadena, California (7) 98,374 Dick Hantak
XXVIII January 30, 1994 (1993) Dallas CowboysN
(7, 4–3)
30–13 Buffalo BillsA
(4, 0–4)
Georgia Dome Atlanta, Georgia 72,817 Bob McElwee
XXIX January 29, 1995 (1994) San Francisco 49ersN
(5, 5–0)
49–26 San Diego ChargersA
(1, 0–1)
Joe Robbie Stadium (2) Miami, Florida (7) 74,107 Jerry Markbreit
XXX January 28, 1996 (1995) Dallas CowboysN
(8, 5–3)
27–17 Pittsburgh SteelersA
(5, 4–1)
Sun Devil Stadium Tempe, Arizona 76,347 Red Cashion
XXXI January 26, 1997 (1996) Green Bay PackersN
(3, 3–0)
35–21 New England PatriotsA
(2, 0–2)
Louisiana Superdome (5) New Orleans, Louisiana (8) 72,301 Gerry Austin
XXXII January 25, 1998 (1997) Denver BroncosA
(5, 1–4)
31–24 Green Bay PackersN
(4, 3–1)
Qualcomm Stadium (2) San Diego, California (2) 68,912 Ed Hochuli
XXXIII January 31, 1999 (1998) Denver BroncosA
(6, 2–4)
34–19 Atlanta FalconsN
(1, 0–1)
Pro Player Stadium (3) Miami, Florida (8) 74,803 Bernie Kukar
XXXIV January 30, 2000 (1999) St. Louis RamsN
(2, 1–1)
23–16 Tennessee TitansA
(1, 0–1)
Georgia Dome (2) Atlanta, Georgia (2) 72,625 Bob McElwee
XXXV January 28, 2001 (2000) Baltimore RavensA
(1, 1–0)
34–7  New York GiantsN
(3, 2–1)
Raymond James Stadium Tampa, Florida (3) 71,921 Gerry Austin
XXXVI February 3, 2002 (2001) New England PatriotsA
(3, 1–2)
20–17 St. Louis RamsN
(3, 1–2)
Louisiana Superdome (6) New Orleans, Louisiana (9) 72,922 Bernie Kukar
XXXVII January 26, 2003 (2002) Tampa Bay BuccaneersN
(1, 1–0)
48–21 Oakland RaidersA
(5, 3–2)
Qualcomm Stadium (3) San Diego, California (3) 67,603 Bill Carollo
XXXVIII February 1, 2004 (2003) New England PatriotsA
(4, 2–2)
32–29 Carolina PanthersN
(1, 0–1)
Reliant Stadium Houston, Texas (2) 71,525 Ed Hochuli
XXXIX February 6, 2005 (2004) New England PatriotsA
(5, 3–2)
24–21 Philadelphia EaglesN
(2, 0–2)
Alltel Stadium Jacksonville, Florida 78,125 Terry McAulay
XL February 5, 2006 (2005) Pittsburgh SteelersA
(6, 5–1)
21–10 Seattle SeahawksN
(1, 0–1)
Ford Field Detroit, Michigan (2) 68,206 Bill Leavy
XLI February 4, 2007 (2006) Indianapolis ColtsA
(3, 2–1)
29–17 Chicago BearsN
(2, 1–1)
Dolphin Stadium (4) Miami Gardens, Florida (9) 74,512 Tony Corrente
XLII February 3, 2008 (2007) New York GiantsN
(4, 3–1)
17–14 New England PatriotsA
(6, 3–3)
University of Phoenix Stadium Glendale, Arizona (2) 71,101 Mike Carey
XLIII February 1, 2009 (2008) Pittsburgh SteelersA
(7, 6–1)
27–23 Arizona CardinalsN
(1, 0–1)
Raymond James Stadium (2) Tampa, Florida (4) 70,774 Terry McAulay
XLIV February 7, 2010 (2009) New Orleans SaintsN
(1, 1–0)
31–17 Indianapolis ColtsA
(4, 2–2)
Sun Life Stadium (5) Miami Gardens, Florida (10) 74,059 Scott Green
XLV February 6, 2011 (2010) Green Bay PackersN
(5, 4–1)
31–25 Pittsburgh SteelersA
(8, 6–2)
Cowboys Stadium Arlington, Texas 103,219 Walt Anderson
XLVI February 5, 2012 (2011) New York GiantsN
(5, 4–1)
21–17 New England PatriotsA
(7, 3–4)
Lucas Oil Stadium Indianapolis, Indiana 68,658 John Parry
XLVII February 3, 2013 (2012) Baltimore RavensA
(2, 2–0)
34–31 San Francisco 49ersN
(6, 5–1)
Mercedes-Benz Superdome (7) New Orleans, Louisiana (10) 71,024 Jerome Boger
XLVIII February 2, 2014 (2013) Seattle SeahawksN
(2, 1–1)
43–8 Denver BroncosA
(7, 2–5)
MetLife Stadium East Rutherford, New Jersey 82,529 Terry McAulay
XLIX February 1, 2015 (2014) New England PatriotsA
(8, 4–4)
28–24 Seattle SeahawksN
(3, 1–2)
University of Phoenix Stadium (2) Glendale, Arizona (3) 70,288 Bill Vinvovich
50
February 7, 2016 (2015) Denver BroncosA
(8, 3–5)
24–10 Carolina PanthersN
(2, 0–2)
Levi's Stadium Santa Clara, California (2) 71,088 Clete Blakeman
LI February 5, 2017 (2016) New England PatriotsA
(9, 5–4)
34–28 (OT) Atlanta FalconsN
(2, 0–2)
NRG Stadium (2) Houston, Texas (3) 70,807 Carl Cheffers
LII February 4, 2018 (2017) Philadelphia EaglesN
(3, 1–2)
41–33 New England PatriotsA
(10, 5–5)
U.S. Bank Stadium Minneapolis, Minnesota (2) 67,612 Gene Steratore
LIII February 3, 2019 (2018) New England PatriotsA
(11, 6–5)
13–3  Los Angeles RamsN
(4, 1–3)
Mercedes-Benz Stadium Atlanta, Georgia (3) 70,081 John Parry
LIV February 2, 2020 (2019) Kansas City ChiefsA
(3, 2–1)
31–20  San Francisco 49ersN
(7, 5–2)
Hard Rock Stadium (6) Miami Gardens, Florida (11) 62,417 Bill Vinovich
LV February 7, 2021 (2020) Tampa Bay BuccaneersN
(2, 2–0)
31–9 Kansas City ChiefsA
(4, 2–2)
Raymond James Stadium (3) Tampa, Florida (5) 25,000 Carl Cheffers
LVI February 6, 2022 (2021) X 2022
2021–22 NFC championN at
2021–22 AFC championA
To be determined SoFi Stadium Inglewood, California (8) TBD
LVII February 5, 2023 (2022) X 2023
2022–23 AFC championA at
2022–23 NFC championN
To be determined State Farm Stadium (3) Glendale, Arizona (4) TBD
LVIII February 11, 2024 (2023) X 2024
2023–24 NFC championN at
2023–24 AFC championA
To be determined To be determined To be determined TBD
LIX February 9, 2025 (2024) X 2025
2024–25 AFC championA at
2024–25 NFC championN
To be determined Mercedes-Benz Superdome (8) New Orleans, Louisiana (11) TBD
Game Date/Season Winning team Score Losing team Venue City Attendance Referee Ref

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