It’s almost time for another Super Bowl. As we scrounge up money from our Christmas-depleted bank accounts to bet on the big game, our thoughts inevitably turn to playoffs and Super Bowls from long, long ago. Winning a championship trophy isn’t everything, but great Super Bowl play can rocket any player, especially a quarterback, to legendary status. Some Hall of Fame quarterbacks get in because they win Super Bowls. Others get voted in even though they miss every available Super Bowl opportunity.
Five weeks have already flown by in the National Football League calendar, and it is at this time of the season where strong opinions can be formed as to which team will be lifting the Vince Lombardi Trophy at Superbowl XXXXIX, next February in Arizona. Here are some of the main protagonists who’ll aim to walk away with the big prize in just under four months’ time.