Four Chippewas Headed to Super Bowl XLV
Cullen Jenkins
Cullen Jenkins
CMU Athletics
Posted Jan 24, 2011


MOUNT PLEASANT - Four former Central Michigan Chippewas will be part of Super Bowl XLV, tied for the most of any college program in the country.

Central Michigan, LSU, Ohio State and Tennessee each will have four former players on active rosters heading into the Super Bowl on Feb. 6.

Former Chippewas Cullen Jenkins, Frank Zombo and Josh Gordy are with the NFC champion Green Bay Packers, while Antonio Brown is in his rookie season with the AFC champion Pittsburgh Steelers.

Green Bay and Pittsburgh will play for the world championship in Dallas on Sunday, Feb. 6 at 6:30 p.m. More than 100,00 fans are expected to fill Cowboys Stadium for the game, and Fox will televise the game to an audience of more than 100 million in the United States. Worldwide, the game will be televised in more than 200 countries and available to approximately 1 billion potential viewers.

This is the second straight season and fifth time overall that a Chippewa has played in the Super Bowl. Tory Humphrey won Super Bowl XLIV with the New Orleans Saints in 2010.



Chippewas in the Super Bowl

Super Bowl XX: Jim Bowman - New England Patriots

Super Bowl XXV: Ray Bentley - Buffalo Bills

Super Bowl XXVI: Ray Bentley - Buffalo Bills

Super Bowl XLIV: Tory Humphrey - New Orleans Saints

Super Bowl XLV: Cullen Jenkins, Frank Zombo, Josh Gordy - Green Bay Packers; Antonio Brown - Pittsburgh Steelers



Related Stories
The Unflinching Antonio Brown
 -by SteelCityInsider.net  Jan 30, 2011
Jenkins Leaving Ticket For Missing Dad
 -by PackerReport.com  Feb 2, 2011
Four Chippewas Prepare for Super Bowl Debuts
 -by ChippewasInsider.com  Feb 5, 2011

MAGAZINE COVERAGE
Get the 2014 Scout.com Recruiting Yearbook with an annual Total Access Pass
Sign Up Today!

Upgrade Now!
Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from ChippewasInsider.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
WR Antonio Brown (profile)
DE Cullen Jenkins (profile)
[View My HotList]
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > Central Michigan > Alumni
Football > Green Bay
Football > Miami Norland HS > Alumni
[View My HotList]