Of every player, coach and fan of every NFL city, there are none who have a single goal higher than winning the Lombardi Trophy. Every year, each team starts out with the same ultimate goal, bringing home the Lombardi.
Winning the Super Bowl is the greatest honor in the NFL. Just going to the Super Bowl is an honor itself, but winning it separates you forever, and over every other team that year.
Regardless of records, playoff positioning, stats or anything else, nothing is more important. Don't believe me? Ask Dan Marino. Ask the Buffalo Bills. Ask Jerry Jones.
With the Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers only one short week away from playing for that Lombardi Trophy, here is what the Pittsburgh Steelers have to gain by winning it next week.