zariha Rice, Olytimes writer

What teams are playing in the Super Bowl 2022?

Super Bowl 2022 schedule, bracket: Bengals vs. Rams, date, kickoff time, TV channel, live stream, results. The Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles Rams have made it to Super Bowl Sunday and are ready to face off at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California on Feb. 13.

 What is a super bowl? What is the purpose of a super bowl?

The Super Bowl is an enormously popular sporting event that takes place each year to determine the National Football League (NFL) champion. Millions of fans gather around televisions on a Sunday in January or February to celebrate this de facto national holiday.

This year our super bowl starts at 6:30 p.m. ET on Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022. The game will be played in the home stadium of the Rams, SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California.

Is the Super Bowl always in February?

Since 2022, the game has been played on the second Sunday in February. Prior Super Bowls were played on Sundays in early to mid-January from 1967 to 1978, late January from 1979 to 2003, and the first Sunday of February from 2004 to 2021.

Why does the super bowl happen?

The game was created as part of a 1966 merger agreement between the NFL and the rival American Football League (AFL) to have their best teams compete for a championship. … All games since 1971’s Super Bowl V have been played between the two best teams from each conference, with the NFC leading the AFC 26–25.

Why was the first Super Bowl played?

The first Super Bowl was held on January 15, 1967. Arising out of a merger of the National Football League (NFL) and the American Football League (AFL), it was originally called the “AFL-NFL World Championship Game.” It was hosted in Los Angeles, California, at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

How did the super bowl happen? 

The Super Bowl’s origins lie in the creation of the American Football League (AFL) in 1960. Started by a group of businessmen who wanted their own pro football franchises but were frustrated by the NFL’s unwillingness to expand, the AFL forged ahead as an alternative league playing a more wide-open brand of football.

What is so important about the Super Bowl?

The Super Bowl is the championship game of the National Football League (NFL). … In fact, after Thanksgiving, more food is eaten on Super Bowl Sunday than any other day of the year. Most years the Super Bowl is the most-watched program on television in America and the second most-watched program worldwide.

5 Fun Facts About Your Favorite Sport: Football

  • Football is a pretty young sport. American football was invented in 1882, making it only 136 years old. …
  • It’s not all talent. …
  • College balls and professional balls are different. …
  • Football-shaped is not a shape. …
  • History of the huddle.