Most Consecutive Super Bowl Wins and Losses
Football has always been the national sport in the US. Each year, teams from all over the country battle it out to become the top team in the country. The NFL or the National Football League hosts these games that culminates in the championship game known as the Super Bowl. The Super Bowl is one of the most prestigious football match that is held on a yearly basis.
The NFL is the highest level of professional American football hence when a team wins the Super Bowl, they immediately rise to stardom. With that, there have been hundreds of teams that have tried to take the top spot and only a few have retained their titles. These teams have won the Super Bowl title and continued to do so in the years after their initial victory. Find out which team has the most consecutive wins and losses in the Super Bowl.
The team with the most consecutive Super Bowl wins are the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers won the Super Bowl IX, X, and XIII and XIV. They are the only team to have won back to back wins twice. No other team has won as much as them and no other team has won more than three times in a row. This makes the Pittsburgh Steelers the record holder for most consecutive wins in the Super Bowl.
The Steelers are a professional American football team that is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1933 by Art Rooney and is the oldest team or franchise in the American Football Conference which also owns the team. Aside from that, they are also the team that has won more Super Bowl titles with six wins. They also won eight AFC Championship Games and hosted eleven conference championships in both the AFC and NFC. The Pittsburgh Steelers also hold the record for the highest number of Super Bowl appearance with eight times. They tie with the Dallas Cowboys in this category. The Steelers recently won another Super Bowl held on February 1, 2009.
The Steelers won the 1974 and 1975 Super Bowl and won back to back again in 1978 and 1979 Super Bowl. The team soon faced a drought but recovered and took their win after almost thirty years with a win at the 2005 Super Bowl and again in the 2008 Super Bowl.
On the other side of the spectrum, the team with the most consecutive losses belongs to the Buffalo Bills. The Buffalo Bills suffered four consecutive losses in the Super Bowl. It sends out a signal that the team is good enough to get into the championship match but not that good enough to snag the win. The Buffalo Bills have made a controversy out of their losing streak in the Super Bowl. The Bills were supposed to grab their first ever Super Bowl championship title during their match against the New York Giants but sadly a heartbreaking 20-19 score got the best of them. The next loss was against Washington with 37-42. Then another by Dallas with 52-17 and the Cowboys with a 30-13 loss.