Super Bowl rosters 2021: Starting lineups, QBs, key players, injuries for Chiefs vs. Buccaneers


Super Bowl 55 kicks off this Sunday, February 7 at Raymond James Stadium featuring a match up between the Kansas City Chiefs, last year’s Super Bowl champions, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers who are making their second Super Bowl appearance in franchise history. With the help of QB Patrick Mahomes, defending Super Bowl MVP, the Kansas City Chiefs could become the first team to win back-to-back Super Bowl titles since the New England Patriots in 2003 and 2004 (Tom Brady’s second and third titles).

On Sunday, Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will make postseason history as the first team to ever play at home during the Super Bowl. Brady will be making his 10th Super Bowl appearance and going for his seventh Super Bowl ring. No other quarterback has even competed in more than 5 Super Bowls.

Here are the starting lineups for the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. See below for additional information on how to watch the game.

Kansas City Chiefs Starting Lineup:


  • QB: Patrick Mahomes

  • RB: Clyde Edwards-Helaire

  • WR: Tyreek Hill

  • TE: Travis Kelce

  • LT: Eric Fisher

  • LG: Andrew Wylie

  • LG: Nick Allegretti

  • C: Austin Reiter

  • RG: Andrew Wylie

  • RT: Mike Remmers


  • LDE: Tanoh Kpassagnon

  • LDT: Chris Jones

  • RDT: Derrick Nnadi

  • RDE: Frank Clark

  • LB: Anthony Hitchens

  • LB: Damien Wilson

  • LCB: Charvarius Ward

  • RCB: Bashaud Breeland

  • FS: Daniel Sorensen

  • SS: Tyrann Mathieu

Special Teams:

  • K: Harrison Butker

  • P: Tommy Townsend

  • KR/PR: Mecole Hardman

Key Reserves: 

  • RB: Darrel Williams

  • RB: Le’Veon Bell

  • WR: Sammy Watkins

  • WR: Demarcus Robinson

  • OLB: Willie Gay

Click to see the Kansas City Chiefs Injury Report

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Starting Lineup:


  • QB: Tom Brady

  • RB: Ronald Jones

  • WR: Mike Evans

  • WR: Chris Godwin

  • TE: Rob Gronkowski

  • LT: Donovan Smith

  • LG: Ali Marpet

  • C: Ryan Jensen

  • RG: Aaron Stinnie

  • RT: Tristan Wirfs


  • DE: Ndamukong Suh

  • NT: Rakeem Nunez-Roches

  • ILB: Devin White

  • ILB: Lavonte David

  • OLB: Jason Pierre-Paul

  • OLB: Shaquil Barrett

  • CB: Carlton Davis

  • CB: Jamel Dean

  • SS: Jordan Whitehead

  • FS: Antoine Winfield Jr.

Special Teams:

  • K: Ryan Succop

  • P: Bradley Pinion

  • KR/PR: Jaydon Mickens

Key Reserves:

  • RB: Leonard Fournette

  • WR: Antonio Brown

  • WR: Scott Miller

  • DT: Vita Vea

  • CB: Sean Murphy-Bunting

Click to see Tampa Bay Buccaneers Injury Report

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How to Watch Super Bowl LV

  • When: Sunday, February 7, 2021
  • Kickoff time: 6:30 p.m. ET (3:30 p.m. PT)
  • Where: Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida
  • TV Channel: CBS

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How to watch the 2023 NFL honors: TV, live stream info, date, awards, location, and more


The 12th annual NFL Honors will take place this Thursday, February 9 at Symphony Hall in Phoenix, Arizona–just a few days shy of Super Bowl 2023 at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. Live coverage begins at 9 PM ET on NBC and Peacock. Coverage will also be available on NFL Network. See below for additional information on how to watch the 2023 NFL Honors.

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What is the NFL Honors?

The NFL Honors recognizes the league’s best performances, plays, and athletes form the 2022 season. This year’s celebration will be particularly special as Kelly Clarkson–an Emmy and Grammy award winning artist–will be the first woman to host the show.

What awards are presented at the NFL Honors?

  • Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year
  • Best Moment of the Year
  • NFL Fan of the Year
  • AP Most Valuable Player
  • AP Coach of the Year
  • AP Comeback Player of the Year
  • AP Offensive Player of the Year
  • AP Defensive Player of the Year
  • AP Offensive Rookie of the Year
  • AP Defensive Rookie of the Year
  • NFL Inspire Change Tribute
  • Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2023
  • FedEx Air & Ground Players of the Year
  • Salute to Service Award
  • Bud Light Celly of the Year
  • Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award
  • Deacon Jones Sack Leader Award
  • AP Assistant Coach of the Year

How to watch the 2023 NFL Honors:

  • Date: Thursday, February 9
  • Location: Symphony Hall in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Time: 9 PM ET
  • TV Channel: NBC and NFL Network
  • Live Stream: Peacock

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Eagles Super Bowl history: When is the last time Philadelphia made it to, won the Super Bowl?


After a dominant 31-7 win over the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship Game, the Eagles are vying to earn their first Super Bowl win since the 2017 season, when they defeated the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII.

Jalen Hurts and the Birds will go head-to-head with Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl 2023. Find out how to watch below as well as a full breakdown of the Eagles’ Super Bowl history. Click here for a look back on the Eagles’ journey to football’s biggest game of the year.

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Eagles total Super Bowl wins

One (2017 season). The Eagles have won one of their three Super Bowl appearances in franchise history. The Eagles appeared in four pre-merger NFL championship games, where they won three of them (1948, 1949 and 1960).

Most recent Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl appearance

  • 2017 season: Defeated the New England Patriots 41-33 in Super Bowl LII

The Eagles were victorious in their last Super Bowl appearance. The victory was a redemption 13 years in the making, after the Eagles lost to Tom Brady, coach Bill Belichick and the Patriots in Super Bowl XXXIX in the 2004 season, 24-21.

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Philadelphia Eagles most recent Super Bowl win

That 2017 appearance was of course Philadelphia’s most recent Super Bowl triumph, and one of the most memorable Super Bowls in history. The game is most remembered for the heroics of quarterback Nick Foles, who stepped in late in the season to replace the injured Carson Wentz, and for Foles’ catch on the trick play known as the “Philly Special.”

Eagles Super Bowl history

  • 1980 season: Lost Super Bowl XV vs the Oakland Raiders, 27-10
  • 2004 season: Lost Super Bowl XXXIX vs the New England Patriots, 24-21
  • 2017 season: Won Super Bowl LII vs the New England Patriots, 41-33

How can I watch and live stream Super Bowl 2023?

  • When: Sunday, February 12, 2023
  • Where: State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona
  • TV Channel: FOX
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How to watch Sunday Night Football on Peacock:

If you have access to NBC via your TV provider, you can watch Sunday Night Football on your TV or with a TV provider login on the NBC Sports app, NBC app, or via Check your local listings to find your NBC channel. If you can’t find NBC in your channel lineup, please contact your TV provider.

If you don’t have access to NBC via your TV provider, you can stream Sunday Night Football on Peacock with a $4.99/month Peacock Premium plan.  Sign up here or, if you already have a free Peacock account, go to your Account settings to upgrade or change your existing plan. 

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What devices are compatible with Peacock?

Peacock is available on a variety of devices. See the full list here.

In addition to Sunday Night Football, what else can I watch with Peacock Premium?

Premium is your key to unlocking everything Peacock has to offer. You’ll get access to all the live sports and events we have, including Premier League and WWE Premium Live Events like WrestleMania. You’ll also get full seasons of exclusive Peacock Original series, next-day airings of current NBC and Telemundo hits, plus every movie and show available on Peacock. There is always something new to discover on Peacock Premium.