Super Bowl XLVII matchup features plenty of Pac-12 alums

The Super Bowl XLVII matchup is set between the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens, who both captured their respective conference titles on Sunday afternoon with thrilling second half-comebacks. The biggest prize in professional football will take place Feb. 3 and plenty of Pac-12 football alumni will be on the field in New Orleans looking to capture the elusive Lombardi Trophy.

Oregon leads with five players part of the Super Bowl this year, followed by Utah with four, Arizona State with three and Stanford, Washington, UCLA and Colorado with one each.

Here's a list of players on each team that went to a current Pac-12 school:

San Francisco

Dashon Goldson, safety, Washington
LaMichael James, running back, Oregon
Brian Jennings, tight end/long snapper, Arizona State
Alex Smith, quarterback, Utah
Will Tukuafu, fullback/defensive tackle, Oregon
Kyle Williams, wide receiver (injured reserve), Arizona State
Michael Thomas, safety (practice squad), Stanford


Brendon Ayanbadejo, linebacker, UCLA
Ed Dickson, tight end, Oregon
Ma'ake Kemoeatu, defensive tackle, Utah
Paul Kruger, outside linebacker, Utah
Haloti Ngata, defensive tackle, Oregon
David Reed, wide receiver/safety, Utah
Jimmy Smith, cornerback, Colorado
Terrell Suggs, outside linebacker, Arizona State
Dennis Dixon, quarterback (practice squad), Oregon

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