Common questions

Who won the 36th Super Bowl?

Who won the 36th Super Bowl?

the New England Patriots
On February 3, 2002, the New England Patriots shock football fans everywhere by defeating the heavily favored St. Louis Rams, 20-17, to take home their first Super Bowl victory.

What was the first Super Bowl in which the winning points came on the final play?

Super Bowl XXXVI
Super Bowl XXXVI marked the first time in Super Bowl history that the winning points came on the final play, a 48-yard field goal by New England Patriots kicker Adam Vinatieri.

Who did the Patriots beat in their first Super Bowl?

the Rams
The Patriots won the first Super Bowl in their 42-year history with their 20-17 win over the Rams.

Why do they call the Patriots New England?

Billy Sullivan Jr., a Boston businessman with a strong sports promotional background, secured an American Football League franchise on November 22, 1959. In keeping with the New England heritage, the nickname “Patriots” was selected by a panel of Boston sportswriters in a contest to name the team.

Who played in the 1st Super Bowl?

The Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers defeat the Kansas City Chiefs 35-10 in the first-ever Super Bowl.

Who performed at the very first Super Bowl?

College marching bands were the headliners for the first 15-minute-long halftime show. The University of Arizona Symphonic Marching Band was the headliner in 1967 with appearances from Grambling State University’s Marching Band and a celebrity guest: trumpeter Al Hirt.

Who has won the most Super Bowls?

Pittsburgh Steelers
Who won the most Super Bowls in the NFL? The Pittsburgh Steelers and the New England Patriots have won the most Super Bowls, The Steelers have gone to the Super Bowl eight times, and they have won six of them.

How many Super Bowls did the Patriots lose?

The Patriots have played their way to six Super Bowl championships (XXXVI, XXXVIII, XXXIX, XLIX, LI, and LIII). They also played in and lost Super Bowls XX, XXXI, XLII, XLVI, and LII.

What teams did the New England Patriots lose to in the Super Bowl?

The Patriots extended their record to ten Super Bowl appearances in the 2017–18 playoffs but lost to the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LII.