Taking after Super Bowl 50 between the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos, the NFL is doing a reversal to Roman Numerals for the 51st title diversion between the NFC and AFC Champions. The 2017 Super Bowl, or Super Bowl LI, will fall two days shy of occurring precisely one year after the 2016 Super Bowl.
The 2017 Super Bowl is set for Feb. 5, 2017 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. It's the third time the amusement will be played in Houston, and it's the second time the scene will have the challenge. The Panthers simply passed up a major opportunity for making their lone two Super Bowl appearances in a similar stadium, considering they lost to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XXXVIII at NRG Stadium, which was then called Reliant Stadium.
The Houston Texans are a long shot to end up distinctly the primary group to play a Super Bowl in their home stadium. They won the AFC South with a 9-7 record this season, however it was the NFL's most noticeably bad division and Houston was shutout in their lone playoff diversion.
It will be the fourteenth back to back year in which the Super Bowl is held in February. The Super Bowl had been played on Feb. 5 twice some time recently. The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Seattle Seahawks in 2006, and the New York Giants vanquished the New England Patriots in 2012 on that date.
NRG Stadium has a greatest limit of 71,500, and it will be troublesome for fans to snatch one of those seats. The biggest rate of Super Bowl tickets goes to the two groups in the challenge, as each gets 17.5 percent. Since the Texans are facilitating the diversion, they'll get five percent of the tickets. The other 29 NFL groups get 1.2 percent of the seats, and the associations hold lotteries of their own among season-ticket holders. The NFL association office takes the last 25.2 percent of the tickets.
Fans who don't have season tickets can in any case figure out how to see the 2017 Super Bowl face to face. The NFL holds a lottery consistently that allows 500 fans to purchase two tickets, directions for which can be found at NFL.com. Fans can likewise get situates on the auxiliary ticket advertise, however that is an a great deal more costly choice.