Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 1/29/12
Forty five years and forty five Super Bowls have created some of the greatest performances in all of the sports world. Many on this list you may know, but a few you may not remember. Let's take a look back to find the top ten Super Bowl performances by a wide receiver: 10. Michael Irvin - Super Bowl 27 - 6 catches, 114 yards, 2 TDs - Michael Irvin locked up the game in the 2nd quarter where he scored both of his touchdowns and put the Cowboys up 28-10. Troy Aikman took over from there and led the Cowboys to a dominant 52-17 victory over the poor Bills. 9. Lynn Swann - Super Bowl 10 - 4 catches, 161 yards, 1 TD, Super Bowl MVP - Lynn Swann had a couple of games that could have made the list but came up biggest in Super Bowl 10. Swann had the go-ahead touchdown in the 4th quarter to put the nail in the coffin against the Cowboys. 8. George Sauer Jr. - Super Bowl 3 - 8 catches, 133 yards - In one of the most important and historic games in NFL history, George Sauer Jr. came up hug...
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