Super Bowl

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The championship game in the National Football League. The Super Bowl is often considered the premier annual sporting event in the United States.

Super Bowl Sunday is the day on which it takes place.

The Super Bowl was first played in 1967 between the champions of the American Football League and the National Football League, and now features the champions of the American Football Conference and the National Football Conference, under the aegis of the NFL.

Following Apple Computer's 1984 advertisement announcing the Macintosh computer, directed by Ridley Scott, the broadcast of the Super Bowl became the premier spot for high-concept or simply extravagantly expensive commercials. Famous commercial campaigns include the Budweiser "Bud Bowl" campaign, and the 1999 and 2000 dot-com ads.

Previous results:

Super Bowl I      1/15/67 Green Bay Packers   def. Kansas City Chiefs   35-10
Super Bowl II     1/14/68 Green Bay Packers   def. Oakland Raiders      33-14
Super Bowl III    1/12/69 New York Jets       def. Baltimore Colts      16-7
Super Bowl IV     1/11/70 Kansas City Chiefs  def. Minnesota Vikings    23-7
Super Bowl V      1/17/71 Baltimore Colts     def. Dallas Cowboys       16-13
Super Bowl VI     1/16/72 Dallas Cowboys      def. Miami Dolphins       24-3
Super Bowl VII    1/14/73 Miami Dolphins      def. Washington Redskins  14-7
Super Bowl VIII   1/13/74 Miami Dolphins      def. Minnesota Vikings    24-7
Super Bowl IX     1/12/75 Pittsburgh Steelers def. Minnesota Vikings    16-6
Super Bowl X      1/18/76 Pittsburgh Steelers def. Dallas Cowboys       21-17
Super Bowl XI     1/09/77 Oakland Raiders     def. Minnesota Vikings    32-14
Super Bowl XII    1/15/78 Dallas Cowboys      def. Denver Broncos       27-10
Super Bowl XIII   1/21/79 Pittsburgh Steelers def. Dallas Cowboys       35-31
Super Bowl XIV    1/20/80 Pittsburgh Steelers def. Los Angeles Rams     31-19
Super Bowl XV     1/25/81 Oakland Raiders     def. Philadelphia Eagles  27-10
Super Bowl XVI    1/24/82 San Francisco 49ers def. Cincinnati Bengals   26-21
Super Bowl XVII   1/30/83 Washington Redskins def. Miami Dolphins       27-17
Super Bowl XVIII  1/22/84 Los Angeles Raiders def. Washington Redskins  38-9
Super Bowl XIX    1/20/85 San Francisco 49ers def. Miami Dolphins       38-16
Super Bowl XX     1/26/86 Chicago Bears       def. New England Patriots 46-10
Super Bowl XXI    1/25/87 New York Giants     def. Denver Broncos       39-20
Super Bowl XXII   1/31/88 Washington Redskins def. Denver Broncos       42-10
Super Bowl XXIII  1/22/89 San Francisco 49ers def. Cincinnati Bengals   20-16
Super Bowl XXIV   1/28/90 San Francisco 49ers def. Denver Broncos       55-10
Super Bowl XXV    1/27/91 New York Giants     def. Buffalo Bills        20-19
Super Bowl XXVI   1/26/92 Washington Redskins def. Buffalo Bills        37-24
Super Bowl XXVII  1/31/93 Dallas Cowboys      def. Buffalo Bills        52-17
Super Bowl XXVIII 1/30/94 Dallas Cowboys      def. Buffalo Bills        30-13
Super Bowl XXIX   1/29/95 San Francisco 49ers def. San Diego Chargers   49-26
Super Bowl XXX    1/28/96 Dallas Cowboys      def. Pittsburgh Steelers  27-17
Super Bowl XXXI   1/26/97 Green Bay Packers   def. New England Patriots 35-21
Super Bowl XXXII  1/25/98 Denver Broncos      def. Green Bay Packers    31-24
Super Bowl XXXIII 1/31/99 Denver Broncos      def. Atlanta Falcons      34-19
Super Bowl XXXIV  1/30/00 Saint Louis Rams    def. Tennessee Titans     23-16
Super Bowl XXXV   1/28/01 Baltimore Ravens    def. New York Giants      34-7

See also: American football