Tag Archives: Super Bowl Trivia

Most Super Bowl Losses

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What NFL team has the most Super Bowl losses?

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The Denver Broncos hold the record for the most Super Bowl Losses with five (1977, 1986, 1987, 1989, and 2013).

After that, three NFL teams are tied with four losses:

  • Buffalo Bills: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993
  • Minnesota Vikings: 1969, 1973, 1974, 1976
  • New England Patriots: 1985, 1996, 2007, 2011

Player with Most Interception TDs in Super Bowl Game

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What player holds the record for the most interceptions returned for a touchdown in a single Super Bowl game?

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In Super Bowl XXXVII between the Oakland Raiders and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Buccaneers defensive back Dwight Smith intercepted two passes and returned each for a touchdown to set the Super Bowl record. The first interception he returned 44 yards for a touchdown came in the 3rd quarter. The second was a 50 yard interception return for a touchdown in the 4th quarter. This was also the 200th touchdown scored in Super Bowl history. In total, Oakland quarterback Rich Gannon threw 5 interceptions, 3 of which were returned for touchdowns.

First AFL/AFC Team to Win Super Bowl

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What was the first AFL (American Football League) or AFC (American Football Conference) team to win the Super Bowl?

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The first AFL/AFC team to win the Super Bowl was the AFL’s New York Jets who defeated the Baltimore Colts in Super Bowl III 16 to 7. Jets quarterback Joe Namath was the MVP for that win in Super Bowl III.

First Super Bowl MVP

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Who was the MVP of the first Super Bowl, Super Bowl I in 1967 between Green Bay and Kansas City?

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Green Bay quarterback Bart Starr was the MVP of Super Bowl I leading the Green Bay Packers to a 35-10 win over the Kansas City Chiefs.

Quarterbacks with Four Super Bowl Wins

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Name the NFL quarterbacks that have four Super Bowl wins?

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  1. Terry Bradshaw (4-0)
  2. Joe Montana (4-0)
  3. Tom Brady (4-2)

There is also one quarterback with four Super Bowl losses – Jim Kelly.

Most Field Goals In a Super Bowl Game

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What kicker holds the record for the most field goals in a single Super Bowl game?

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Two kickers are tied at 4 for the record for the most field goals in a single Super Bowl. Don Chandler kicked 4 field goals in Super Bowl II helping Green Bay to defeat Oakland 33 to 14. Ray Wersching also kicked 4 in Super Bowl XVI helping San Francisco defeat Cincinnati 26 to 21.

First Linebacker to Win Super Bowl MVP

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Who was the first linebacker to be selected as the Super Bowl most valuable player (MVP)?

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Linebacker Chuck Howley of the Dallas Cowboys turned in a two interception and fumble recovery performance to be selected as the MVP for Super Bowl V in 1971. Interestingly Dallas lost that Super Bowl to Baltimore 16 to 13. It is to date the only Super Bowl in which the MVP was awarded to a member of the losing team.

Super Bowl First Points

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Who scored the first points in Super Bowl history?

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The first points scored in a Super Bowl came in the 1st quarter of Super Bowl I. They were scored by reserve receiver Max McGee on a 37 yard touchdown pass from Bart Starr.

Super Bowl MVP Wide Receivers

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Quarterbacks typically win the Super Bowl’s MVP award. Wide receivers do, however, occasionally win the Super Bowl MVP award. Through the 2015 Super Bowl 6 wide receivers have been the MVP of the Super Bowl. Name those 6 Super Bowl MVP wide receivers.

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The six wide receivers to be named Super Bowl MVP are:

  1. 1976 (Super Bowl X): Lynn Swann of the Pittsburgh Steelers
  2. 1977 (Super Bowl XI): Fred Biletnikoff of the Oakland Raiders
  3. 1989 (Super Bowl XXIII): Jerry Rice of the San Francisco 49ers
  4. 2005 (Super Bowl XXXIX): Deion Branch of the New England Patriots
  5. 2006 (Super Bowl XL): Hines Ward of the Pittsburgh Steelers
  6. 2009 (Super Bowl XLIII): Santonio Holmes of the Pittsburgh Steelers

Most Points Scored by New England Patriots in Super Bowl

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In their four Super Bowl victories, what are the most points scored by the New England Patriots?

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The most points scored by the New England Patriots in a Super Bowl victory was 32 when they defeated the Carolina Panthers 32 to 29 in Super Bowl XXVIII. For the record, their four Super Bowl victories stack up as:

  1. 20 to 17 over the St. Louis Rams in Super Bowl XXXVI
  2. 32 to 29 over the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl XXXVIII
  3. 24 to 21 over the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl XXXIX
  4. 28 to 24 over the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX