Just the Ticket

February 02, 2004

The top-priced seat at the first Super Bowl went for $12, but
that was before the game's name (not to mention the price of
admission) was inflated and the Roman numerals were attached;
this year the prime ducat goes for $600.

PACKERS VS. CHIEFS
1967
LOS ANGELES
$12

PACKERS VS. RAIDERS
1968
MIAMI
$12

JETS VS. COLTS
1969
MIAMI
$12

CHIEFS VS. VIKINGS
1970
NEW ORLEANS
$15

COLTS VS. COWBOYS
1971
MIAMI
$15

COWBOYS VS. DOLPHINS
1972
NEW ORLEANS
$15

DOLPHINS VS. REDSKINS
1973
LOS ANGELES
$15

DOLPHINS VS. VIKINGS
1974
HOUSTON
$15

STEELERS VS. VIKINGS
1975
NEW ORLEANS
$20

STEELERS VS. COWBOYS
1976
MIAMI
$20

RAIDERS VS. VIKINGS
1977
PASADENA
$20

COWBOYS VS. BRONCOS
1978
NEW ORLEANS
$30

STEELERS VS. COWBOYS
1979
MIAMI
$30

STEELERS VS. RAMS
1980
PASADENA
$30

RAIDERS VS. EAGLES
1981
NEW ORLEANS
$40

49ERS VS. BENGALS
1982
PONTIAC
$40

REDSKINS VS. DOLPHINS
1983
PASADENA
$40

RAIDERS VS. REDSKINS
1984
TAMPA
$60

49ERS VS. DOLPHINS
1985
PALO ALTO
$60

BEARS VS. PATRIOTS
1986
NEW ORLEANS
$75

GIANTS VS. BRONCOS
1987
PASADENA
$75

REDSKINS VS. BRONCOS
1988
SAN DIEGO
$100

49ERS VS. BENGALS
1989
MIAMI
$100

49ERS VS. BRONCOS
1990
NEW ORLEANS
$125

GIANTS VS. BILLS
1991
TAMPA
$150

REDSKINS VS. BILLS
1992
MINNEAPOLIS
$150

COWBOYS VS. BILLS
1993
PASADENA
$175

COWBOYS VS. BILLS
1994
ATLANTA
$175

49ERS VS. CHARGERS
1995
MIAMI
$200

COWBOYS VS. STEELERS
1996
TEMPE
$350

PACKERS VS. PATRIOTS
1997
NEW ORLEANS
$275

BRONCOS VS. PACKERS
1998
SAN DIEGO
$275

BRONCOS VS. FALCONS
1999
MIAMI
$325

RAMS VS. TITANS
2000
ATLANTA
$325

RAVENS VS. GIANTS
2001
TAMPA
$325

PATRIOTS VS. RAMS
2002
NEW ORLEANS
$400

BUCS VS. RAIDERS
2003
SAN DIEGO
$500

PANTHERS VS. PATRIOTS
2004
HOUSTON
$600

THIRTY-SEVEN COLOR PHOTOS: PHOTOGRAPHS BY NFL PROPERTIES COLOR PHOTO: COURTESY OF JESSIE KLUETMEIER (2003) COLOR PHOTO: DAVID J. PHILLIP/AP (2004)

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)