Super Bowl LII will be the 52nd Super Bowl and the 48th modern-era National Football League championship game. The National Football Conference champion Philadelphia Eagles will play the American Football Conference champion New England Patriots to decide the league champion for the 2017 NFL season.
Watch the best of Opening Night: The Eagles and Patriots took the stage in Minnesota to kick off Super Bowl Week. See the most remarkable moments featuring the stars of the Super Bowl LII squads!
Sights, sounds from Super Bowl LII Opening Night: The countdown to Super Bowl LII officially kicks off with Opening Night in Minneapolis. Players and coaches from the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles were thrown into the media madness Monday night.
When is Super Bowl LII: Philadelphia Eagles vs. New England Patriots?: What: Philadelphia Eagles vs. New England Patriots
Where: US Bank Stadium, Minneapolis
When: Sunday, Feb. 4
Time: 6:30 p.m. ET
National TV: NBC
Live Stream: NBCSports.com
Line: NE -4.5
Prediction: New England 28-24
Super Bowl News:
Sights, sounds from Super Bowl LII Opening Night
Tom Brady on his gloved hand: ‘It’s getting better’
Slowing Foles and RPOs, imitating Brady, Cooks’ adjustments
Pats coaching trio approaches last stand in SB LII
Belichick: ‘I can’t say enough’ about Jim Schwartz
P!NK to perform national anthem at Super Bowl LII
NFL names Gene Steratore Super Bowl LII referee
Rob Riggle hosting NFL Honors on Super Bowl eve
Leslie Odom, Jr. to sing ‘America The Beautiful’
2018 Super Bowl commercials; Watch the newest leaked TV ads for the big game: The Patriots and Eagles will meet in Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII with plenty on the line. For the Patriots, there’s the chance to become the NFL’s first repeat champions since they last did it back in 2004-2005. For the Eagles, they’re going for their first Lombardi Trophy in franchise history.
The Super Bowl is not only one of the single biggest sporting events annually, but its massive viewership also makes it one of the biggest marketing opportunities for brands each year. That’s why a 30-second television commercial during this year’s big game will average over $5 million.
How to watch the Super Bowl: The 2018 Super Bowl will be broadcast on NBC and can be live-streamed on fuboTV. NBC’s broadcasters will be Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (analyst) and Michele Tafoya (sideline reporter).
Odds to win Super Bowl 52: NBC: Feb 5, 6:30 PM ET U.S. Bank Stadium Preview
Philadelphia Eagles#1 37%
New England Patriots#1 63% Predicts: New England Patriots win (63% chance)
New England Patriots: The New England Patriots are a professional American football team based in the Greater Boston region. The Patriots compete in the National Football League as a member club of the league’s American Football Conference East division. The team plays its home games at Gillette Stadium in the town of Foxborough, Massachusetts, which is located 21 miles southwest of downtown Boston and 20 miles northeast of downtown Providence, Rhode Island. The Patriots are also headquartered at Gillette Stadium.
Philadelphia Eagles: The Philadelphia Eagles are a professional American football franchise based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles compete in the National Football League as a member club of the league’s National Football Conference East division.
While the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots boast impressive defenses, there is expected to be plenty of points scored in Super Bowl LII. The matchup might be the riskiest to bet on the over/under in quite some time.
The Patriots and Eagles both averaged 28.6 points per game and behind just the Los Angeles Rams. The Patriots averaged a league-best 394.2 yards per game, while the Eagles were seventh at 365.8.
But the Eagles defense finished fourth in points allowed (18.4) and third in total yards per game (306.5). While the Patriots defense finished 29th in yards allowed (366.0), they finished just barely behind the Eagles in points allowed (18.5).
Both defenses performed even better in the playoffs, with the Eagles allowing an average of 8.5 points per game, while the Patriots allowed an average of 17.