Who will we be talking about for years to come after the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers finish their business in Super Bowl XLVII at the Superdome?
Taking 46 Super Bowl champions and sorting out the best individual performances is nothing if not labor-intensive. Depending on your rooting interest and your own individual memory, it always makes for spirited discussion as well (no name-calling, please).
Here’s our best guess when it comes to the top 25 Super Bowl efforts. Hardly surprising is the fact that one particular Hall of Famer appears in this presentation more than once.
What are the criteria for these rankings? It’s important to recognize all facets of the game, and we did our best to do so. Some of these performances are so obvious that you’re probably splitting hairs when it comes to ranking them in some sort of order.
Here’s hoping we did a super job...