TITLE

A GAME FOR THE AGES

AUTHOR(S)
Hack, Damon
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;2009 Commemorative Issue, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Pittsburgh Steelers football team's 27-23 victory over the Arizona Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII on February 1, 2009. The Steelers scored the winning touchdown on a pass by quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to wide receiver Santonio Holmes with 35 seconds to play after Arizona had scored 16 straight points to take the lead in what is considered one of the most exciting Super Bowls in National Football League (NFL) history.
ACCESSION #
36519915

 

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