Which Super Bowl did Namath win?
Super Bowl III
Joe Namath is best remembered for his performance in the New York Jets’ stunning 16-7 upset of the heavily favored Baltimore Colts in Super Bowl III.
How many times did Joe Namath win the Super Bowl?
During his five AFL seasons, he was a two-time MVP and twice led the league in passing yards while guiding the Jets to victory in one AFL championship and one Super Bowl.
Who guaranteed a Super Bowl win?
And their defense, recently considered one of the best in the NFL, now looks average. But don’t tell that to team owner Jim Irsay, who’s suddenly guaranteeing not one but two Super Bowl victories (and maybe even more) in the next 10 years.
What year did the New York Jets with Joe Namath win the Super Bowl?
The New York Jets, led by quarterback Joe Namath, rocked the sports world and the country on Jan. 12, 1969, by becoming the first American Football League team to defeat an NFL team with their 16-7 Super Bowl III victory over the heavily favored Baltimore Colts at Miami’s Orange Bowl.
What did Joe Namath do after football?
In 1977–78 he was a backup quarterback for the Los Angeles Rams, after which he retired. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1985. Namath remained in the public eye through television commercials and film, television, and theatre appearances.
What did Joe Namath guarantee?
The quarterback guaranteed to the press that his Jets team — champs of the AFL, considered the inferior league — would defeat the Baltimore Colts. The upstart Jets beat the odds and won the game, and Namath — who was already a popular player known for his charisma — became a quasi-magical figure in sports.
When did the Jets last win the Super Bowl?
196916-7 – Baltimore Colts
New York Jets/NFL championships
Few people younger than 50 have been around long enough to remember what it was like when the Jets actually won a Super Bowl. The Jets last won a title on Jan. 12, 1969. That game was technically called the third “AFL-NFL Championship Game” but eventually earned the title of Super Bowl III.
How old are the Mannings?
45 years (March 24, 1976)