Summing up the Super Bowl

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The Super Bowl is the National Football League (NFL) championship, played every year between the champions of the National and American Football conferences. The game is always played in a different location every year on a Sunday, known as Super Bowl Sunday.

According to Bob Carroll, “Super Bowl American Football Super Bowl Sunday has evolved into an unofficial American holiday.” Some people will hold parties or go out to eat, but everyone celebrates this National Football game differently. The Super Bowl also has a very intriguing pregame as well as halftime entertainment. A new music artist performs a halftime show every year. Last year in 2019, Maroon 5 performed. This year 2020, Jennifer Lopez and Shakira are performing. 

While the pregame and halftime performances are a big part of the Super Bowl. The most important part is the teams that are playing. This year the game will be played between the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers and it will be played at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on February second. The kick off was at 6:30 pm ET. 

On February second in Miami, Florida, the night ended with fireworks and cheering. The Kansas City Chiefs won their first Super Bowl game in 50 years. The game started off with the 49ers having the lead for three quarters. Late in the fourth quarter, 49ers still had the lead of 20-10 until Patrick Mahomes, youngest NFL player to receive MVP and Super Bowl award, threw a perfect pass to Tyreek Hill that was 44-yards, this pass set the Chiefs near the end zone. This let the score become 20-17. Mahomes‘ fantastic throw started the comeback. The Chiefs continued to score two more touchdowns with five minutes left on the clock. Leaving the score to be 31-20, with the Kansas City Chiefs winning the Super Bowl. Which had Chief fans shouting and cheering after an amazing come back this season. 

Kyler Hanna (10) explained how great the Chiefs comeback was.

“It is crazy how in the face of adversity, if you give it all you got then you can come back and achieve greatness just like the Chiefs have done,” Hanna said.

The Chiefs coach, Andy Ried, has also won his first Super Bowl in his long career as a football coach.

Stated in the article How the chiefs beat the 49ers to win the super bowl, Benjamin Hoffman said, “He led the Philadelphia Eagles to the Super Bowl after the 2004 season as a head coach but lost the game to the New England Patriots.”

Coach Ried is finally a winning champion being a head coach for his football team. The Chiefs have officially won the Super Bowl 2020 and are now champions again after 50 years.