Super Bowl 50 Golden Team Announced By NFL

Posted: Jan 28 2016, 11:19am CST | by , Updated: Jan 28 2016, 11:24am CST, in News | Super Bowl


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Super Bowl 50 Golden Team Announced by NFL
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In honor of Super Bowl 50 the Pro Football Hall of Fame Board of Selectors picked the Super Bowl Golden Team.

Super Bowl 50 is special. It is an anniversary Super Bowl and will be bigger than other Big Games. Today the NFL announced the Super Bowl 50 Golden Team in honor of the anniversary.

The Pro Football Hall of Fame Board of Selectors have chosen the players in the Super Bowl 50 Golden Team, considering the best overall career performances in the Super Bowl, the NFL announced today. 

“The Super Bowl 50 Golden Team is an amazing list of incredible individuals,” said Pro Football Hall of Fame Executive Vice President Joe Horrigan.  “Each name conjures up memories of some of the sport’s greatest games showcased on its biggest platform, the Super Bowl stage.  Unforgettable individual performances like Lynn Swann’s acrobatic catches in Super Bowl X or Joe Montana’s come-from-behind game winning drive in Super Bowl XXIII are forever etched in the collective memories of football fans and celebrated as some of the most inspiring moments in the history of the National Football League.” 

The Super Bowl 50 Golden Team roster consists of one quarterback, two running backs, two wide receivers, one tight end, two offensive tackles, two guards, one center, two interior defensive linemen, two defensive ends, two inside linebackers, two outside linebackers, two cornerbacks, two safeties, one kicker, one punter, and one return specialist.  One head coach has also been chosen.

The Super Bowl Golden Team includes 22 Pro Football Hall of Famers guard Larry Allen, cornerback Mel Blount, defensive tackle Joe Greene, tackle Forrest Gregg, punter Ray Guy, defensive end Charles Haley, outside linebacker Jack Ham, running back Franco Harris, inside linebacker Jack Lambert, safety Ronnie Lott, quarterback Joe Montana, head coach Chuck Noll, wide receiver Jerry Rice, cornerback Deion Sanders, tackle Art Shell, running back Emmitt Smith, wide receiver Lynn Swann, outside linebacker Lawrence Taylor, guard Gene Upshaw, center Mike Webster, defensive tackle Randy White and defensive end Reggie White. 

Super Bowl 50 Golden Team

Super Bowl 50 will take place on February 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, at the Levi's Stadium. The stadium is the home of the home of the San Francisco 49ers. Super Bowl 50 will be topping all previous Super Bowl's because of the anniversary. Marketers are flocking to Super Bowl 50 and it will be a huge TV event. Read our Super Bowl 50 Facts to learn everything important about Super Bowl 50.

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