SUPER BOWL CLASSICS ON NFL NETWORK
LEAD INTO SUPER BOWL XLIII
THREE STEELERS SUPER BOWLS FEATURED INCLUDING
DEBUT OF PITTSBURGH-LA RAMS SUPER BOWL XIV
CARDINALS QB KURT WARNER’S TWO SUPER BOWL
APPEARANCES WITH RAMS
Other Super Bowls Featured: Super Bowl XXXIV (Rams vs. Titans),
Super Bowl XXXVI (Patriots vs. Rams), Super Bowl XL (Steelers vs. Seahawks),
Super Bowl XIII (Steelers vs. Cowboys) and Super Bowl XLII (Giants vs. Patriots)
Beginning Monday January 26, fans can re-live complete Super Bowl broadcasts again as NFL Network exclusively presents six Super Bowl Classics telecast in prime time each night during the week leading into Super Bowl XLIII.
The re-airs feature the original announcers and network graphics as well as select halftime shows – including performances by U2 from Super Bowl XXXVI, the Rolling Stones from Super Bowl XL and Tom Petty from Super Bowl XLII – and post-game celebrations.
For the first time, Super Bowl XIV, in which the Steelers defeated the Los Angeles Rams for back-to-back Super Bowl titles, will be re-aired in its entirety only on NFL Network, on Friday, January 30 at 9:00 PM ET.
Other classic Super Bowls re-airing this year include classic Steelers victories over the Seahawks and Cowboys as well as last year’s most watched Super Bowl in history, Super Bowl XLII.
The full schedule is as follows (with halftime shows noted if applicable):
Super Bowl Classics Schedule
Monday, January 26 at 8:30 PM ET
Super Bowl XXXIV
St. Louis Rams vs. Tennessee Titans
Announcers: Al Michaels and Boomer Esiason (ABC)
In a game that went down to the final play, Rams quarterback Kurt Warner passed for 414 yards and two touchdowns to earn MVP honors as the Rams defeated the Titans by a touchdown.
Tuesday, January 27 at 8:30 PM ET
Super Bowl XXXVI
New England Patriots vs. St. Louis Rams
Announcers: Pat Summerall and John Madden (FOX)
**Halftime show featuring U2**
Patriots kicker Adam Vinatieri connects on a last-second field goal to defeat Kurt Warner and Rams. It was the first of three Super Bowl victories and two Super Bowl MVPs for Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.
Wednesday, January 28 at 9:00 PM ET
Super Bowl XL
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Seattle Seahawks
Announcers: Al Michaels and John Madden (ABC)
**Halftime show featuring The Rolling Stones**
The Steelers defeat the Seahawks to win their fifth Super Bowl title – tying Dallas and San Francisco for most Super Bowl victories by a franchise.
Thursday, January 29 at 9:00 PM ET
Super Bowl XIII
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Dallas Cowboys
Announcers: Curt Gowdy, Merlin Olsen and John Brodie (NBC)
Steelers quarterback and Super Bowl XIII MVP Terry Bradshaw passed for four touchdowns to lead Pittsburgh past the rival Cowboys in this rematch of Super Bowl X.
Friday, January 30 at 9:00 PM ET
Super Bowl XIV
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Los Angeles Rams (PREMIERE)
Announcers: Pat Summerall and Tom Brookshier (CBS)
Steelers quarterback Terry Bradshaw earned MVP honors completing 14 of 21 passes for 309 yards and two touchdowns as Pittsburgh won back-to-back Super Bowl titles for the second time.
Saturday, January 31 at 9:00 PM ET
Super Bowl XLII
New York Giants vs. New England Patriots
Announcers: Joe Buck and Troy Aikman (FOX)
**Halftime show featuring Tom Petty**
In this epic battle, Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning and the Giants ended the Patriots’ quest for an undefeated season.
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