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Countdown to Superbowl LVIII

Nov 20, 2023 09:40AM ● By Jessica Waldrop
Countdown to Superbowl LVIII, February 11, 2024 on CBS Lake Charles.

February 9, 2024 - 2 days!
On this day in 1975, the expansion of Mile High Stadium begins, leading to capacity reaching over 75,000 for the home of the Denver Broncos.

February 8, 2024 - 3 days
On this day in 1996, the NFL allows Art Modell to move the Cleveland Browns franchise to Baltimore, starting the Baltimore Ravens.

February 7, 2024 - 4 days
On this day in 2016, the Denver Broncos OLB Von Miller wins Super Bowl MVP as Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Super Bowl 50, it is also Peyton Manning's final NFL game.

February 6, 2024 - 5 days
On this day in 2011, the Green Bay Packers win their fourth Super Bowl, beating the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25. Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws for 304 yards on a 24 completions and three touchdowns and is named game MVP.

February 5, 2024 - 6 days
On this day in 2011, Ed Sabol, co-founder of NFL Films, is elected for enshrinement in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

February 3, 2024 - 8 days
On this day in 2002, the New England Patriots defeated the heavily favored St. Louis Rams 20-17 to win the first Super Bowl in franchise history.

February 2, 2024 - 9 days
On this day in 2014, the Seattle Seahawks defeat NFL MVP Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 43-8 in Super Bowl XLVIII.

February 1, 2024 - 10 days
On this day in 2023, at the age of 45, Tom Brady, regarded as the greatest NFL QB of all time, announces his re-retirement after a 23-year career and a record seven Super Bowl titles.

January 31, 2024 - 11 days
On this day in 1988, Washington QB Doug Williams becomes the first African American quarterback to play in a Super Bowl, as Washington beats Denver 42-10 in Super Bowl XXII.

January 30, 2024 - 12 days
On this day in 1983, Washington RB John Riggins rushes for 166 yards on 38 carries and a TD. Washington wins Super Bowl XVIII over the Miami Dolphins.

January 29, 2024 - 13 days
On this day in 1995, the San Francisco 49ers QB Steven Young throws for six touchdowns as the 49ers defeat the San Diego Chargers 49-26 in Super Bowl XXIX.

January 28, 2024 - 14 days
At 2p today catch AFC Championship game as the Kansas City Chiefs take on the Baltimore Ravens as both teams battle for a spot in Super Bowl LVIII.

January 27, 2024 - 15 days
On this day in 1969, Chuck Noll is named head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers - the youngest coach in NFL history at the time.

January 26, 2024 - 16 days
On this day in 1992, CBS Sports' Lesley Visser becomes the first female sportscaster to preside over the Vince Lombardi Trophy presentation. The CBS Sports telecast of Super Bowl XXVI was seen by more than 123 million people.

January 25, 2024 -17 days
On this day in 1981, the Oakland Raiders defeat the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl XV. The Raiders become the first Wild Card team to win a Super Bowl.

January 24, 2024 - 18 days
On this day in 1953, the names of the American and National conferences change to the Eastern and Western conferences.

January 23, 2024 - 19 days
On this day in 1953, the NFL granted a franchise to Baltimore group head by Carroll Rosenbloom. The team became the Baltimore Colts.

January 22, 2024 - 20 days
On this day in 1973, Johnny Unitas is traded to the San Diego Chargers after 17 seasons with the Baltimore Colts.

January 20, 2024 - 22 days
On this day in 1985, was the most-watched Super Bowl game in history. It was seen by an estimated 115.9 million people. The San Francisco 49ers defeated the Miami Dolphins, 38-16. Super Bowl XIX marked the first time that TV commercials sold for a million dollars a minute.

January 19, 2024 - 23 days
On this day in 2020, the San Francisco 49ers beat the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game to become the third team in the Super Bowl era to reach Super Bowl one season after having four or fewer wins.

January 18, 2024 - 24 days
On this day in 1951, the NFL rules that tackles, guards & centers are ineligible for a forward pass.

January 17, 2024 - 25 days
On this day in 1971, the Baltimore Colts defeated the Dallas Cowboys 16-13 in Super Bowl V, the first Super Bowl to take place following the AFL-NFL merger.

January 16, 2023 - 26 days
On this day in 1972, the Dallas Cowboys defeated the Miami Dolphins 24-3 in Super Bowl VI in New Orleans.

January 13, 2024 - 29 days
On this day in 1963, the 13th NFL Pro Bowl took place at the LA Memorial Coliseum.
The Eastern Conference beat the Western Conference, 30-20; MVPs were Jim Brown: Cleveland Browns RB and Eugene Lipscomb: Pittsburgh Steelers DT.

January 12, 2024 - 30 days!
On this day in 1946, the NFL approves the Cleveland Rams move to Los Angeles.

January 11, 2024 - 31 days
On this day in 1946, Bert Bell becomes the second NFL commissioner and moves the NFL headquarters from Chicago to Philadelphia.

January 10, 2024 - 32 days
On this day in 1982, the San Francisco 49ers beat the Dallas Cowboys in the NFC Championship Game 28-27 with "The Catch" as 49ers WR Dwight Clark makes a fingertip-catch for a TD from Joe Montana with 58 seconds remaining.

January 9, 2024 - 33 days
On this day in 2000, the Miami Dolphins QB Dan Marino wins his last career NFL game against the Seattle Seahawks, 20-17.

January 8, 2024 - 34 days
On this day in 2000, the "Music City Miracle" happened. The Tennessee Titans defeated the Buffalo Bills 22-16 in the last 16 seconds of an AFC Wild Card game, with Kevin Dyson running the length of the field for a game-winning touchdown.

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