The Super Bowl is arguably one of the largest sporting events of the year in the US. In fact, it's so popular that "Super Bowl Sunday" has become an unofficial national holiday. It is not only one of the most-watched sporting events in the US but also the second-largest day in the US for food consumption. Super Bowl Sunday is held the first Sunday of February every year. Since the first Super Bowl in 1967, the Super Bowl has been held as the championship game between the two champion teams of the American Football Conference (AFC) and the National Football Conference (NFC). The Super Bowl is held in various cities across the United States, with Miami having hosted the most Super Bowls (10).
Teams That Have Won the Most Super Bowls
The Pittsburgh Steelers, a highly trained team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has won the highest number of Super Bowl titles. The Steelers have made it to the Super Bowl 8 times, and won the championship 6 times: in 1974, 1975, 1978, 1979, 2005, and 2008. The team, under Coach Mike Tomlin, trains at Heinz Field.
New England Patriots
The New England Patriots have won in 2002, 2004, 2005, 2015, 2017, and 2019 tying for the most wins. Competing in the American Football Conference, east division, the club is owned by Robert Kraft and coached by Bill Belichick. Training takes place at the Gillette Stadium. The Patriots have made it to the Super Bowl 11 times, more than any other team.
The Dallas Cowboys club, which is based in Dallas, trains in the AT&T Stadium under Coach Jason Garrett. Successful wins were in 1972, 1978, 1993, 1994, and 1996. The team competes in the NFC East division.
San Francisco 49ers
San Francisco 49ers were founded in 1946 and joined the NFL in 1949. The team has won the Super Bowl championship five times, in 1982, 1985, 1989, 1990, and 1995. The team is based in Santa Clara, California, and trains in Levi Arena under Head Coach Kyle Shanahan.
Super Bowl LIV
The 54th championship, Super Bowl LIV, was held on February 2, 2020, Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Florida. It was a game against the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Fransisco 49ers. The Chiefs won the game with a score of 31-20. Patrick Mahomes, the Chiefs quarterback, received the team's MVP Award. The event was watched by millions globally. An interesting fact is that a 30-second commercial cost 5.6 million dollars to run during the Superbowl. This was also the first time two women of Latin descent performed at the Pepsi Half Time Show. Popstars Jennifer Lopez and Sharika received a lot of praise for their performance.
Super Bowl LV will be held on February 7, 2021, at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.
Super Bowl LVI will be held on February 6, 2022, at the Los Angeles Stadium at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, California.
Super Bowl LVII will be held on February 5, 2023, at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
And Super Bowl LVIII will be held on February 4, 2024, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.