Super Bowl LIII is an upcoming American football game between the National Football Conference champion Los Angeles Rams and the American Football Conference champion New England Patriots to determine the champion of the National Football League (NFL) for the 2018 season.Mercedes-Benz Stadium, host venue of Super Bowl LIII.
Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida: South Florida has previously hosted 10 Super Bowls, with the last being Super Bowl XLIV in 2010.
Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana: New Orleans has previously hosted 10 Super Bowls, with the last being Super Bowl XLVII in 2013.
Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Florida: Tampa has hosted four Super Bowls, with the last being Super Bowl XLIII in 2009.
After three votes, Atlanta was awarded Super Bowl LIII at the NFL owners’ meeting on May 24, 2016. The losing candidates, except for New Orleans which removed itself from the voting for all games except Super Bowl LIII due to event conflicts in 2020 and 2021, were then pitted against Los Angeles Stadium at Hollywood Park in Inglewood,
California for Super Bowl LIV and Super Bowl LV hosting rights. Miami eventually won the rights to host Super Bowl LIV, and Los Angeles won the rights to host Super Bowl LV. However, on May 23, 2017, NFL owners opted to award Super Bowl LV to Tampa and give Super Bowl LVI to Los Angeles after it was announced that Los Angeles Stadium at Hollywood Park would open in 2020 due to construction delays. New Orleans would be awarded Super Bowl LVIII…..
The NFL unveiled the official logo for Super Bowl LIII in February 2018; it is a navy blue-tinted version of the design introduced at Super Bowl LI, and the overall branding of the game will feature use of blue and red. The host committee logo features a stylized overhead rendition of Mercedes-Benz Stadium’s roof.
The NFC is represented by the number-two playoff seed Los Angeles Rams, while the AFC is represented by the number-two playoff seed New England Patriots.
New England Patriots
Main article: 2018 New England Patriots season
Los Angeles Rams.
Main article: 2018 Los Angeles Rams season
Main article: 2018–19 NFL playoffs
This would be a rematch of Super Bowl XXXVI when the Rams were based in St. Louis. Only one player, Patriots starting quarterback Tom Brady, remains on either roster from that contest. Bill Bellicose, the Patriots’ head coach in that contest, also remains in that position.
This would be the first Super Bowl to not feature any of the number one seeded teams since Super Bowl XLVII.
As the designated home team in the annual rotation between AFC and NFC teams, the Rams elected to wear their royal blue and yellow throwback uniforms for the game.
Boston and Los Angeles professional sports teams of other sports have met in the championship rounds. The Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers contested a record eleven NBA Finals. The Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers faced off in the 2018 World Series, and with the Patriots and Rams meeting in Super Bowl LIII, it will be only the second time since 1969 that two cities’ MLB and NFL teams have competed for the league title in the same season.
Pre-game events and entertainment will be centered around Downtown Atlanta, with State Farm Arena to host Super Bowl Opening Night, the Georgia World Congress Center hosting the Super Bowl Experience, and Super Bowl Live at Centennial Olympic Park. State Farm Arena will also host the inaugural Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest, a three-night concert series that will be headlined by Ludacris and Migos (night 1), Aerosmith (night 2), and Bruno Mars and Cardi B (night 3).
The NFL will officially launch its centennial commemorations at Super Bowl LIII, ahead of its 100th season that next September.
CBS will broadcast Super Bowl LIII as part of an annual cycle between the three main broadcast television partners of the NFL, and marking the 20th time it has broadcast the game. As with CBS’s previous Super Bowl (Super Bowl 50), ESPN Deports will air a Spanish-language broadcast of the game. CBS’s coverage will utilize a total of 115 cameras, including 8K resolution cameras in the end zones (for the first time in a U.S. network sports telecast), as well as field-level and “up close” augmented reality graphics (with the latter generated from a wireless, handheld camera.
With a base price slightly higher than US$5 million for a 30-second ad, the cost of Super Bowl commercials remains even with the previous three events. As of early January, most of the ad inventory had sold out, with a limited number of second-half advertisements still available.
Anheuser – Busch made its largest-ever advertising purchase for the Super Bowl, with a total of eight different commercials of various lengths (covering 5-and-a-half minutes of airtime) across 7 products, including three being advertised during the game for the first time.
CBS’s lead-out program will be the series premiere of The World’s Best.
Both BBC Sport and Sky Sports will broadcast Super Bowl LIII in the United Kingdom. In Canada, CTV (along with CTV2 and all TSN stations) will simulcast CBS’ broadcasting of the game. In Australia, the event will be broadcast on Seven Network and 7mate. True Visions’ flagship channel, True Sport HD will screen live in Thailand.
Gladys Knight will perform “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
Main article: Super Bowl LIII halftime show
On January 13, 2019, the NFL officially announced that pop band Maroon 5 will headline the Super Bowl LIII halftime show. They will be joined by Big Boi of Outkast and Travis Scott as guests.
The artists who have agreed to perform at Super Bowl LIII have faced criticism because of the NFL’s treatment and alleged blacklisting of Colin Kaepernick for protesting police brutality by kneeling during the national anthem before games. Several artists have reportedly turned down offers to perform at the game.
New England Patriots vs. Los Angeles Rams – Game summary
at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia
Date: February 3, 2019
Game time: 6:30 p.m. EST/3:30 p.m. PST
Game weather: TBD (retractable roof stadium)
Referee: John Parry
TV announcers (CBS): Jim Nantz, Tony Romo, Tracy Wolf son and Evan Was h burn. Preview.
Quarter Time Drive Team Scoring information Score
Plays Yards TOP.
“TOP” = time of possession. For other American football terms, see Glossary of American football.
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(Unless otherwise noted, all records were only Super Bowl records)
Most Super Bowl appearances, as team11New England Patriots
Most Super Bowl appearances, as player9Tom Brady (New England)
Most Super Bowl appearances, as starting player 9
Most pass attempts, player (career)
Most pass completions, player (career)
Most passing yards, player (career)
Most touchdown passes, player (career)
Oldest quarterback, as player41 years 183 days
Oldest quarterback, as starting player 41 years 183 days
Most Super Bowl appearances, as head coach9 Bill Bellicose (New England)
Most Super Bowl appearances, as coach12
Most Super Bowl appearances, in any capacity12
Most Super Bowl appearances, as kicker6Stephen Goatskin (New England)