The Rams are becoming only the second team to play in a home Super Bowl and will be looking to follow last year’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers in lifting the Vince Lombardi Trophy on home soil.
The Bengals, meanwhile, are on a remarkable postseason run and are looking to complete an incredible turnaround, having been statistically the worst team in the NFL only two years ago.
Here’s what we know…
When is the 2022 Super Bowl?
Super Bowl LVI is scheduled to take place today, Sunday, February 13, 2022.
The game is scheduled to start at 3.30pm local time, which translates to an 11:30pm GMT start in the UK.
How to watch 2022 Super Bowl
TV channel: The game will be shown live on Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports NFL and BBC One, though BBC’s build-up is on BBC Two with coverage switching to the main channel for kick-off.
Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers can stream the match live via SkyGo. TV licence fee payers can stream the match via the BBC iPlayer app and website.
Where is the 2022 Super Bowl being played?
Super Bowl LVI will be played at the SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, which has been home to both Los Angeles franchises – the Rams and the Chargers – since the start of the 2020 season.
For the second year in a row, the L.A. Rams are following in the footsteps of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who last season became the first team to play in a home Super Bowl.
Who is performing at the Super Bowl halftime show this year?
There will be five artists performing at the halftime show for the first time: Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Dr. Dre, Mary J. Blige and Kendrick Lamar.