Super Bowl LII, the 52nd Super Bowl and the 48th modern-era National Football League (NFL) championship game, will decide the league champion for the 2017 season. It will be held on February 4, 2018 at [note 1 ] U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the second Super Bowl in Minneapolis, which previously hosted Super Bowl XXVI in 1992. The game will be televised nationally by NBC.
Host-selection process [ edit ]
On October 8, 2013, the league announced the following three host finalists:
[1 ] [2 ] [3 ]
Minneapolis was selected at the league owners' meeting held in Atlanta on May 20, 2014.
^ a b Date is tentative, pending possible future changes to the NFL calendar.
References [ edit ]
^ "New Orleans, Minneapolis, Indy finalists for Super Bowl LII". NBC . Retrieved . October 8, 2013
^ "Three bid cities tabbed finalists to host Super Bowl LII". NFL.com. October 8, 2013 . Retrieved . February 11, 2014 NFL Media's Albert Breer reported Tuesday that the three bid cities for the game are Indianapolis, Minneapolis and New Orleans, according to sources involved with the process. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell confirmed the news during his Tuesday news conference
^ . NFL.com. October 8, 2013. Event occurs at 1:05 NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on future Super Bowls, expanding postseason . Retrieved . February 11, 2014 We will have three cities competing for Super Bowl LII: New Orleans, Minneapolis and Indianapolis