Super Bowl Sunday. The pinnacle of sports excitement. Every mistake or accomplishment that is made throughout the year means absolutely nothing once the Super Bowl kicks off.
Every Super Bowl possesses its own identity. But keep in mind, not every Super Bowl game has been a good one. In fact, there have arguably been just as many bad games as good ones. The team that ends this 2011 season by raising Mr. Lombardi’s trophy will take their place amongst the games greatest. It will remain to be seen, however, if their journey will be filled with impressive moments and specific plays that will live on forever, catapulting them into the upper echelon of Super Bowl match-ups.
In an effort to celebrate the great American game that we have all grown to love, this list reflects back on the five greatest comebacks in Super Bowl history.
1. Super Bowl XXIII – 49ers 20, Bengals 16
The game will forever be remembered as “The Drive” – when Joe Montana showed his brilliance durin...