Home > Football > The Super Bowl is Set

The Super Bowl is Set

Photo by Ryan Dingman.

Photo by Ryan Dingman.

The Arizona Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Steelers will faceoff in the Super Bowl, as the Steelers defeated the Ravens 23-14.

The Pittsburgh-Baltimore game was a battle between two defensive powerhouses; but, it was quarterback Ben Roethlisberger that was one of the primary reasons for the Steelers’ success, as he threw for 255 yds and a touchdown. Rookie quarterback Joe Flacco, on the other hand, hindered Baltimore by throwing 3 interceptions, 2 of which were in the 4th quarter. The Ravens and Steelers had previously faced each other twice in the regular season and Pittsburgh won both of those meetings, as well.

The Steelers and the Cardinals, who are polar opposites, should provide for an interesting matchup in the Super Bowl. The Cardinals have been the best offensive team in the playoffs, while the Steelers are the best offensive team in the league. Will Pittsburgh be able to stop the dynamic duo of Kurt Warner and Larry Fitzgerald? Will the Cards be able to complete their Cinderella story? We will all find out on February 1st, when Super Bowl XLIII takes place in Tampa Bay, Florida.

Advertisements
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: