After their huge victory against the New York Jets in the AFC Championship Game that was held on Sunday night on CBS, the Pittsburgh Steelers reserved themselves a spot at Super Bowl XLV against the Green Bay Packers. As all the electric Pittsburgh Steelers fans rejoiced over their favorite team’s win last night at Heinz Field, the victory could not have been more special for the team as they would be back in the Super Bowl for the third time in just six years.
Anticipation are running extremely high from the Super Bowl championship, which is scheduled to take place on February 6 at the Cowboys Stadium in the state of Texas. While the Green by Packers would be trying their best to create history by securing their 13th National Football League championship, the Pittsburgh Steelers are not going to leave any stones unturned to win their seventh Super Bowl title. The excitement as well as the hype surrounding the upcoming showdown between the two teams is going to be all the more given the fact that the Super Bowl 2011 would witness the clash of the titans as Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and Aaron Rodgers, the Packers quarterback would be playing against each other.
Meanwhile, the anticipation among the players of both Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers about their Super Bowl showdown are no less than the fans. While talking to reporters, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers said, “The journey is the sweetest part’ while adding that playing in the Super Bowl was like a dream come true for him.