History of each NFL team franchise

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FIRST YEAR:  1920

TEAM NAMES: Arizona Cardinals (1994-present), Phoenix Cardinals (1988-1993), St. Louis Cardinals (1960-1987), Chicago Cardinals (1945-1959), Chicago Cardinals/Pittsburgh Steelers (1944), Chicago Cardinals (1920-1943)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 1 (XLIII [43])

FIRST YEAR:  1966

TEAM NAMES: Atlanta Falcons (1966-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 2 (XXXIII [33], LI [51])

FIRST YEAR:  1996

TEAM NAMES: Baltimore Ravens (1996-present)*

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 2 (XXXV [35], XLVII [47])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 2 (XXXV [35], XLVII [47])

*NOTE: On March 11, 1996, NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced that the organization formerly known as the Cleveland Browns (from 1946 until the announcement) would relocate to Baltimore and begin its record books and history fresh with the move. In the same announcement, Tagliabue said that the city of Cleveland would keep the colors, name, records and history of the Browns and that a new organization would be allowed to start play with new ownership for the 1999 season. The history and record books for the Cleveland Browns covers 1946-1995 and from 1999-present. During the 1996, 1997 and 1998 NFL seasons there was no Browns team playing football and thus no records for those three years.

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: Buffalo Bills (1960-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 4 (XXV [25], XXVI [26], XXVII [27], XXVIII [28])

FIRST YEAR:  1995

TEAM NAMES: Carolina Panthers (1995-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 2 (XXXVIII [38], L [50])

FIRST YEAR:  1920

TEAM NAMES: Chicago Bears (1922-present), Chicago Staleys (1921), Decatur Staleys (1920)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 1 (XX [20])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 2 (XX [20], XLI [41])

FIRST YEAR:  1968

TEAM NAMES: Cincinnati Bengals (1968-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 2 (XVI [16], XXIII [23])

FIRST YEAR:  1946 (and 1999*)

TEAM NAMES: Cleveland Browns (1946-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 0

*NOTE: On March 11, 1996, NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced that the organization formerly known as the Cleveland Browns (from 1946 until the announcement) would relocate to Baltimore and begin its record books and history fresh with the move. In the same announcement, Tagliabue said that the city of Cleveland would keep the colors, name, records and history of the Browns and that a new organization would be allowed to start play with new ownership for the 1999 season. The history and record books for the Cleveland Browns covers 1946-1995 and from 1999-present. During the 1996, 1997 and 1998 NFL seasons there was no Browns team playing football and thus no records for those three years.

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: Dallas Cowboys (1960-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 5 (VI [6], XII [12], XXVII [27], XXVIII [28], XXX [30])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 8 (V [5], VI [6], X [10], XII [12], XIII [13], XXVII [27], XXVIII [28], XXX [30])

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: Denver Broncos (1960-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 3 (XXXII [32], XXXIII [33], SB50)

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 8 (XII [12], XXI [21], XXII [22], XXIV [24], XXXII [32], XXXIII [33], XLVIII [48], L [50])

FIRST YEAR:  1930

TEAM NAMES: Detroit Lions (1934-present), Portsmouth Spartans (1930-1933)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 0

FIRST YEAR:  1921

TEAM NAMES: Green Bay Packers (1921-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 4 (I [1], II [2], XXXI [31], XLV [45])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 5  (I [1], II [2], XXXI [31], XXXII [32], XLV [45])

FIRST YEAR:  2002

TEAM NAMES: Houston Texans (2002-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 0

FIRST YEAR:  1953

TEAM NAMES: Indianapolis Colts (1984-present), Baltimore Colts (1953-1983)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 2 (V [5], XLI [41])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 4 (III [3], V [5], XLI [41], XLIV [44])

FIRST YEAR:  1995

TEAM NAMES: Jacksonville Jaguars (1995-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 0

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: Kansas City Chiefs (1963-present), Dallas Texans (1960-1962)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 1 (IV [4])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 2 (I [1], IV [4])

FIRST YEAR:  1937

TEAM NAMES: Los Angeles Rams (2016-present), St. Louis Rams (1995-2015), Los Angeles Rams (1946-1994), Cleveland Rams (1937-1945)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 1 (XXXIV [34])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 3 (XIV [14], XXXIV [34], XXXVI [36])

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: Los Angeles Chargers (2017-present), San Diego Chargers (1961-2016), Los Angeles Chargers (1960)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 1 (XXIX [29])

FIRST YEAR:  1966

TEAM NAMES: Miami Dolphins (1966-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 2 (VII [7], VII [8])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 5 (VI [6], VII [7], VII [8], XVII [17], XIX [19])

FIRST YEAR:  1961

TEAM NAMES: Minnesota Vikings (1961-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 4 (IV [4], VII [8], IX [9], XI [11])

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: New England Patriots (1971-present), Boston Patriots (1960-1970)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 4 (XXXVI [36], XXXVIII [38], XXXIX [39], XLIX [49])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 9 (XX [20], XXXI [31], XXXVI [36], XXXVIII [38], XXXIX [39], XLII [42], XLVI [46], XLIX [49], LI [51])

FIRST YEAR:  1967

TEAM NAMES: New Orleans Saints (1967-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 1 (XLIV [44])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 1 (XLIV [44])

FIRST YEAR:  1925

TEAM NAMES: New York Giants (1925-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 4 (XXI [21], XXV [25], XLII [42], XLVI [46])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 5 (XXI [21], XXV [25], XXXV [35], XLII [42], XLVI [46])

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: New York Jets (1963-present), New York Titans (1960-1962)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 1 (III [3])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 1 (III [3])

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: Oakland Raiders (1995-present), Los Angeles Raiders (1982-1994), Oakland Raiders (1960-1993)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 3 (XI [11], XV [15], XVIII [18])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 5 (II [2], XI [11], XV [15], XVIII [18], XXXVII [37])

FIRST YEAR:  1933

TEAM NAMES: Philadelphia Eagles (1944-present), Philadelphia Eagles/Pittsburgh Steelers (1943), Philadelphia Eagles (1933-1942)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 2 (XV [15], XXXIX [39])

FIRST YEAR:  1933

TEAM NAMES: Pittsburgh Steelers (1945-present), Chicago Cardinals/Pittsburgh Steelers (1944), Philadelphia Eagles/Pittsburgh Steelers (1943), Pittsburgh Steelers (1940-1942), Pittsburgh Pirates (1933-1939)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 6 (IX [9], X [10], XIII [13], XIV [14], XL [40], XLIII [43])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 8 (IX [9], X [10], XIII [13], XIV [14], XXX [30], XL [40], XLIII [43], XLV [45])

FIRST YEAR:  1946

TEAM NAMES: San Francisco 49ers (1946-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 5 (XVI [16], XIX [19], XXIII [23], XXIV [24], XXIX [29])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 6 (XVI [16], XIX [19], XXIII [23], XXIV [24], XXIX [29], XLVII [47])

FIRST YEAR:  1976

TEAM NAMES: Seattle Seahawks (1976-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 1 (XLVIII [48])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 3 (XL [40], XLVIII [48], XLIX [49])

FIRST YEAR:  1976

TEAM NAMES: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1976-present)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 1 (XXXVII [37])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 1 (XXXVII [37])

FIRST YEAR:  1960

TEAM NAMES: Tennessee Titans (1999-present), Tennessee Oilers (1997), Houston Oilers (1960-1996)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 0

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 1 (XXXIV [34])

FIRST YEAR:  1932

TEAM NAMES: Washington Redskins (1937-present), Boston Redskins (1933-1936), Boston Braves (1932)

SUPER BOWL TITLES: 3 (XVII [17], XXII [22], XXVI [26])

SUPER BOWL APPEARANCES: 5 (VII [7], XVII [17], XVIII [18], XXII [22], XXVI [26])

 

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