Country: United States of America
Date of Issue: 17th September 1999 (first day cover)
The stamp is one of an extensive series from USPS called Celebrate the Century, issued between 1998 and 2000. Each decade in the 20th century is represented by 15 stamps that commemorate significant events from those years.
Super Bowl I
Super Bowl I was contested by the Green Bay Packers (NFL) and the Kansas City Chiefs (AFL). The Packers won 35-10. This Sunday (5th February 2017), the New England Patriots take on the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI, fifty years after the first Championship game.
Super Bowl LI Update
The Patriots beat the Falcons 34-28 in a thrilling overtime finish, the first Super Bowl to go into overtime. Tom Brady led his team to their 5th championship title, all 5 wins under Brady, a QB record.