Super Bowl 50 is just a few days away. No matter if you are rooting for the Broncos or Panthers, it’s always fun to know a little bit about the history of the game and it’s famous location- Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California.
- The Super Bowl was first played in 1967, following the 1966 regular season.
- It was created as a merger between the NFL and the AFL, the American Football League.
- The winning team is awarded the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
- The game is an unofficial American holiday and is termed “Super Bowl Sunday.”
- In 2015, Super Bowl XLIX became the most-watched American television program in history.
Tomorrow, I take a deeper look into the game’s famous location.