As we prepare for Super Bowl 46, you may be wondering what is at stake for the New England Patriots and New York Giants in terms of all-time franchise Super Bowl wins. And the answer is that there is a lot at stake, even beyond just winning the Super Bowl.
Whichever teams wins this evening will join the rarefied air of franchises with four Super Bowl wins. Here is a quick rundown.
- 6 – Pittsburgh Steelers
- 5 – San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys
- 4 – Green Bay Packers
- 3 – New York Giants, New England Patriots, Oakland/LA Raiders, Washington Redskins
- 2 – Indianapolis/Baltimore Colts, Miami Dolphins, Denver Broncos
- 1 – Ravens, Jets, Bucs, Saints, Bears, Chiefs, Rams
As you can see, either the Giants or the Patriots will be joining NFL franchise royalty with a win today. Only the Packers, Cowboys, 49ers, and Steelers have won four or more Super Bowls. One of the two Super Bowl XLVI participants will join that elite list today.
New England Patriots Super Bowl Record
The New England Patriots are 3-3 all-time in the Super Bowl.
Earlier this week, Josh Tinley broke down the Patriots up and down history in the biggest of Big Games. Click to view Josh’s post on the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl history. He breaks down every game, the score, the location, who won the MVP, and more.
New York Giants Super Bowl Record
The New York Giants are 3-1 all-time in the Super Bowl, losing only their meeting with the Ravens.
Earlier this week, Josh also broke down the Giants’ history in the Super Bow, which features fewer games than the Patriots but a much higher winning percentage. Click to view Josh’s post on the New York Giants’ Super Bowl history, where he again breaks down all of the information you need.
Now let’s all settle in and see who gets Super Bowl victory #4 today.