The Super Bowl has been held annually as the league’s final game since 1966. The event is also famously known as “Super Bowl Sunday.”
Among all the single sporting events, the Super Bowl is one of the most-watched. The winning teams are awarded the Vince Lombardi Trophy, named after the head coach who won the first two Super Bowls I and II.
Of the 32 NFL franchises, 12 have not won a Super Bowl. The New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers have won the most Super Bowls, i.e., six. However, the Patriots have made the most appearances in the event.
The event has a long history, but in this article today, we are shedding light on the recent ten Super Bowl winners.
Make sure to read till the end of our articles to learn about the NFL franchises which were the last 10 Super Bowl winners!
Here is a quick preview of the Super Bowls and their winner of the last ten years.
|10. XLVII||Baltimore Ravens|
|9. XLVIII||Seattle Seahawks|
|8. XLIX||New England Patriots|
|7. 50||Denver Broncos|
|6. LI||New England Patriots|
|5. LII||Philadelphia Eagles|
|4. LIII||New England Patriots|
|3. LIV||Kansas City Chiefs|
|2. LV||Tampa Bay Buccaneers|
|1. LVI||Los Angeles Rams|
Who Were The Last 10 Super Bowl Winners?
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10. Super Bowl XLVII
The Super Bowl XLVII was held on February 3, 2013, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was the NFL final championship for the 2012 season.
It was the tenth Super Bowl that took place in New Orleans. The Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers went head-to-head in the final game.
The Ravens defeated the 49ers to win the franchise’s second Super Bowl. Similarly, it was also the second Super Bowl appearance for the Ravens, while it was the 49ers’ sixth appearance.
Similarly, Joe Flacco, quarterback for the Ravens, was the MVP of the event. The Super Bowl XLVII had an estimated view of 108.69 million people in the United States.
Beyonce performed in the halftime show along with Destiny’s Child members Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams.
9. Super Bowl XLVIII
The Super Bowl XLVIII was held on February 2, 2014, at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
The AFC champion Denver Broncos and NFC champion Seattle Seahawks faced off for the 2013 season finale.
It was Seahawks’ second appearance, while it was Broncos’ seventh appearance in the Super Bowl. The Seahawks defeated the Broncos to win their first Super Bowl in the franchise’s history.
The Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith made 69 yards for a touchdown, made nine tackles, and recovered a fumble. Consequently, he was named the MVP of the Super Bowl.
The event had an estimated 111.5 million viewers. Similarly, Burno Mars and Red Hot Chili Peppers performed during halftime.
The Super Bowl XLVIII became the most-watched U.S. television broadcast of all time briefly.
9. Super Bowl XLIX
The Super Bowl XLIX took place on February 1, 2015, at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. The final game for the 2014 season saw New England Patriots versus Seattle Seahawks go head-to-head.
The game was the third Super Bowl held in the Phoenix metropolitan area. It was the Patriots’ eighth Super Bowl appearance, while it was the Seahawks’ third.
As the Seahawks were looking to become the winner for the second consecutive time, the Patriots defeated them with a 28-24 record.
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady set a record for 37 completions at the event. As a result, he became the Super Bowl MVP for the third time.
The Super Bowl XLIX became one of the greatest and ranked the third-highest Super Bowl games. It had an average viewer of 114.4 million. Katy Perry featuring Lenny Kravitz and Missy Elliot, performed at the halftime show.
7. Super Bowl 50
The AFC champion Denver Broncos and NFC champion Carolina Panthers were the two teams qualified for the 2015 season finale at Super Bowl 50. It was the 50th Super Bowl game and was promoted as the “golden anniversary.”
The game occurred on February 7, 2016, at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. Instead of traditional Roman numerals, the logo featured the number 50 for its golden anniversary.
It was the Panthers’ second Super Bowl appearance and the eighth appearance of the Broncos. The game became one of the most defensive matchups in the history of the Super Bowl.
The Broncos had an early lead in the game and won the event with a 24-10 record.
It was the third Super Bowl win for the franchise, and their linebacker, Von Miller, won the Super Bowl MVP.
Super Bowl 50 became the third most-watched program in American television history. Coldplay featuring Beyonce, Bruno Mars, and Mark Ronson performed at halftime.
6. Super Bowl LI
The final game of the 2016 season, Super Bowl LI, took place on February 5, 2019. The event was held at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, where New England Patriots faced the Atlanta Falcons.
This was Falcons’ second Super Bowl appearance. Similarly, the Patriots made a record-setting ninth appearance a the event.
The Patriots became the Super Bowl LI champion overcoming a 28-3 deficit. It was the largest comeback in the history of the Super Bowl and was nicknamed “28-3.” Similarly, it was the first and only game to be decided in overtime.
The patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady was named the Super Bowl MVP for the fourth time. He completed 43 passes, 466 passing yards, and 62 pass attempts.
Super Bowl LI had 111.3 million viewers, and NFL.com ranked the event ninth in their 100 Greatest Games list. Lady Gaga performed at the halftime show of the game.
5. Super Bowl LII
The Super Bowl LII was the final game for the 2017 season at the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The game occurred on February 4, 2018, between Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots.
It was the Eagles’ third Super Bowl appearance, while the Patriots’ tenth, a record.
During the Super Bowl LII, several records were set, like the most yards gained by both teams combined in NFL, the most points scored by the losing team, etc.
The Eagles won the championship against the defending champion Patriots with a 41-33 record. It was their first Super Bowl victory, and their quarterback Nick Foles won the Super Bowl MVP.
Super Bowl LII recorded the smallest audience in nine years, with 103.4 million viewers. Justin Timberlake performed at the halftime show.
4. Super Bowl LIII
The final champion for the 2018 season was held at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. It was a game between New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams on February 3, 2019.
The Super Bowl LIII saw one of the greatest defensive performances from both teams. However, the event is considered one of the worst Super Bowls, with the smallest number of viewers in ten years.
The Patriots made their eleventh and record Super Bowl appearance. Similarly, the Rams made their fourth Super Bowl appearance. The game was the lowest-scoring Super Bowl in the league’s history.
The Patriots won the game against the Rams with a 13-3 record. The Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman was named the Super Bowl MVP after catching 10 passes for 141 yards.
Super Bowl LIII was the final Super Bowl that Tom Brady played with the Patriots. The Maroon 5 performed at the halftime show featuring Travis Scott and Big Boi.
3. Super Bowl LIV
The Super Bowl LIV took place at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, on February 2, 2020. The Kansas City Chiefs played against the San Francisco 49ers for the 2019 season final.
It was the Chiefs’ third Super Bowl appearance and the 49ers’ seventh. Both the teams went back and forth and tied the game at ten at halftime.
However, the Chiefs became the Super Bowl LIV champion with a 31-20 record. It was their first victory since Super Bowl IV and their first championship since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger.
Chiefs’ quarterback, Patrick Mahomes, was named the Super Bowl MVP. He completed 26 of 42 pass attempts for 286 yards, two interceptions, and two touchdowns.
The Super Bowl LIV had 102 million viewers, a slight increase from the previous year. Jennifer Lopez and Shakira featuring Bad Bunny and J Balvin, performed during the halftime show.
2. Super Bowl LV
The Super Bowl LV saw the NFC champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers and AFC champion Kansas City Chiefs going head to head. The event took place at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.
The game took place on February 7, 2021. It was the Buccaneers’ second Super Bowl appearance, and the Chiefs were making their fourth appearance.
The Chiefs struggled to command the game, which the Buccaneers capitalized on to take the lead. The Buccaneers won the game with a 31-9 record at their home stadium for the first time.
Tom Brady became the Super Bowl MVP for the fifth time and became the oldest player to win the honor at age 43.
The game had the lowest ratings since 2006, with 91.63 million viewers. Canadian singer The Weekend performed during the halftime show.
1. Super Bowl LVI
The last Super Bowl took place on February 13, 2022, at the SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California. The final of the 2021 season had Los Angeles Rams and Cincinnati Bengals competing.
While it was the Bengals’ third Super Bowl appearance, it was the fifth for the Rams. The SoFi Stadium is the home stadium of the Rams.
The Rams led the game at halftime, but the Bengals were able to score ten straight points in the third quarter of the game.
However, the Rams eventually won the game with a 12-5 record. The win was the second Super Bowl win for the franchise.
The Rams’ wide receiver, Cooper Kupp, was named the Super Bowl MVP who scored the game-winning touchdown.
Super Bowl LVI was the second-most watched game, with 112.3 million viewers. Various artists like Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, Kendrick Lamar, etc., performed at the halftime show.
So these were the last 10 Super Bowl winners. The last winner of the Super Bowl LVI was Los Angeles Rams for the 2021 season, and the New England Patriots have won three Super Bowls within the last ten years.
The Super Bowl LVII for the 2022 season is set to take place on February 12, 2023, at the State Farm Stadium, Arizona.