It’s official, the Philadelphia Eagles will meet the Kansas City Chiefs for Super Bowl LVII. The NFL teams will compete at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona on Sunday, February 12, 2023, on Fox.
The Eagles dominated the San Francisco 49ers in the 2023 NFC Championship Game by a final score of 7-31. The NFC East team last won Super Bowl LII in 2017 when it faced the New England Patriots. Their previous Super Bowl appearances were in 2005 against the Patriots and 1980 against the Oakland Raiders, both games in which they lost.
The Chiefs are headed to another Super Bowl and are hoping to earn their third championship game victory. Patrick Mahomes led his team to victory in the AFC Championship game against the Cincinnati Bengals and it was a field goal kick that gave the Chiefs the 3-point lead in a close game that finished with a score of 20- 23.
Their last Super Bowl victory was in 2020 when they faced the 49ers and won. Previously, the Chiefs won Super Bowl IV when they faced the Minnesota Vikings in 1970. The Chiefs last appeared in a Super Bowl in 2021 when they lost to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
As for entertainment, country music star Chris Stapleton will perform the national anthem and Babyface will sing “America the Beautiful” before kickoff. Additionally, Abbott Elementary star Sheryl Lee Ralph will sing “Lift Every Voice and Sing” during the pre-show.
The Halftime show will feature Rihanna, the first show produced under the new sponsorship of Apple Music, which replaced Pepsi.
Roc Nation founder Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter said: “Rihanna is a generational talent, a woman from humble beginnings who has surpassed all expectations. A person born on the small island of Barbados who became one of the most important artists ever. Self-made in business and entertainment.