Super Bowl 48 takes place in just nine days as the Denver Broncos battle the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Here are some facts and figures heading into this highly anticipated contest.
The Pittsburgh Steelers hold the record for most Super Bowl wins with six. The Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers have won five each while the Green Bay Packers and New York Giants have won four apiece. The Denver Broncos have won two World Championships while the Seattle Seahawks have yet to win one.
The NFC has won 25 Super Bowls to the AFC’s 22. In the last ten Super Bowls, the AFC holds a narrow 6-4 lead however the NFC has won three of the last four.
The Seahawks are making their second Super Bowl appearance. Their last trip resulted in a 21-10 loss to the Steelers in Super Bowl 40 (here in Detroit).
The Broncos are making their seventh Super Bowl. Their last appearance was in Super Bowl 33 as they topped the Atlanta Falcons, 34-19.
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