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Few groups in NFL historical past are as related to Tremendous Bowl success because the San Francisco 49ers, and the long-lasting franchise will take middle stage as soon as once more for Tremendous Bowl LX in 2026 even when it is not taking part in for the Lombardi Trophy.
That’s as a result of the NFL introduced Monday that the Tremendous Bowl will happen at Levi’s Stadium in 2026:
Tremendous Bowl LX is headed to the San Francisco Bay Space in 2026!@LevisStadium @bayareahc_ @49ers pic.twitter.com/PJYFtq6wbY
It has already been revealed that Tremendous Bowl LVIII in 2024 will happen in Las Vegas and Tremendous Bowl LIX will happen in New Orleans.
The 2026 recreation won’t be the primary time Levi’s Stadium has hosted the Tremendous Bowl.
It was additionally the positioning of Tremendous Bowl 50 when the Denver Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers 24-10. Cross-rusher Von Miller was named MVP, and the sport was the ultimate one among Peyton Manning’s legendary profession.
The Tremendous Bowl is historically held in cities with hotter climates, and this would be the 14th time the state of California has hosted the occasion. Solely Florida has hosted the Tremendous Bowl extra occasions (17).
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Los Angeles Rams performed the Tremendous Bowl of their house stadium in back-to-back years in 2021 and 2022. San Francisco will look to keep up one thing of a current development of NFC groups taking part in on their house discipline after they host the occasion.
It would not be a surprising improvement for the reason that 49ers are historically one of many strongest groups within the league.
Along with their 5 Lombardi Trophies and 7 Tremendous Bowl appearances, they’ve reached three of the final 4 NFC Championship Video games. The rosters may look fully completely different by the point the 2026 recreation arrives, however San Francisco has trended in the fitting path of late.
Maybe it should each take part in and host the game’s greatest recreation of the yr in 2026.