Jan. 9, 1977
MVP: Fred Biletnikoff, WR, Oakland
Oakland Raiders 32, Minnesota Vikings 14
Super Bowl XI was an American football game between the American Football Conference champion Oakland Raiders and the National Football Conference champion Minnesota Vikings to decide the National Football League champion for the 1976 season. The Raiders defeated the Vikings by the score of 32�14 to win their first Super Bowl. The game was played on January 9, 1977, at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.
This was the Raiders’ second Super Bowl appearance after losing Super Bowl II. They posted a 13-1 regular season record before defeating the New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers in the playoffs. The Vikings were making their fourth Super Bowl appearance, and seeking their first Super Bowl title, after posting an 11-2-1 regular season record and playoff victories over the Washington Redskins and the Los Angeles Rams.