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The 2009 Super Bowl in Tampa, Florida is quickly approaching as the Pittsburgh Steelers are set to battle the Arizona Cardinals for the Lombardi Trophy on February 1.

We put together a viewing guide for the Super Bowl XLIII, including the start time of the game, as well as TV viewing information and game facts. We will update the information below once the game date gets closer.

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Date: February 1st, 2009

Location: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Florida

Pre-game Coverage: 4:00pm eastern NBC, Fox, ESPN

Super Bowl XLIII Kick-Off: 6:18pm eastern on NBC and NBC HD

Announcers: Al Michaels (play-by-play), John Madden (color), Andrea Kremer (sideline reporters)

National Anthem: Jennifer Hudson

Super Bowl XLIII Half Time Show: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band

Radio Coverage: Westwood One

Current Super Bowl XLIII Point Spread: Pittsburgh Steelers -7

Stadium Information: Raymond James Stadium is the home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. This will be the second time the Super Bowl will be held at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. However, Tampa Stadium did host the Super Bowl twice, in 1984 and 1991, respectively. Raymond James was opened September 20, 1998 when the Bucs beat the Chicago Bears, 27-15 and stadium also hosts Tampa Bay Mutiny MLS soccer games, University of South Florida home games, the Outback Bowl and the ACC Championship Game. Raymond James’ capacity is 65,857, but it’s expandable to 75,000 and the playing surface is natural grass.

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Previous Super Bowl Results:

Super Bowl XLII Glendale, Arizona: Giants 17, Patriots 14

Super Bowl XLI Dolphin Stadium, Miami: Colts 29, Bears 17

Super Bowl XL Detroit, Michigan: Steelers 21, Seahawks 10

Super Bowl XXXIX Jacksonville, Florida: Patriots 24, Eagles 21

Super Bowl XXXVIII Reliant Stadium, Houston: Patriots 32, Panthers 29

Super Bowl XXXVII Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego: Buccaneers 48, Raiders 21

Super Bowl XXXVI New Orleans, Louisiana: Patriots 20, Rams 17

Super Bowl XXXV Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Florida: Ravens 34, Giants 7

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Posted: 11/25/08 8:56 PM ET

Updated: 1/31/09 1:35 PM ET

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