Now that the infamous Super Bowl countdown has all but concluded, fans can now turn their collective attention towards the game itself.
Two of the most successful franchises in the sporting world, the Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers, will be taking part in what will become a storybook ending for the ages.
Both teams led by superior talent and coaching, the Packers and Steelers will be primed for battle in Dallas.
But the question remains: which players will have the most impact on the outcome?
Well, to answer that question, here are the five most influential matchups that will determine the result of Super Bowl XLV.