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Big 33 streak continues for Super Bowl XLVI

Written by: on Tuesday, January 24th, 2012


The Super Bowl streak continues for the Big 33 Football Classic.

Every meeting in the history of the NFL’s biggest game has had at least one player on the active roster who has also played in the Big 33.

Nine former Big 33 standouts from Pennsylvania and Ohio will suit up for Super Bowl XLVI this year.

The Giant’s have three players from Pennsylvania,  2000′s Chris Snee (Montrose), 2006′s Da’Rel Scott (Plymouth-Whitemarsh) and 2007′s Henry Hynoski (Southern Columiba) plus two from Ohio, 2001′s Chase Blackburn (Marysville) and 2005′s Mario Manningham (Harding).

New England has two players from Pennsylvania, 1998′s Dan Koppen (Whitehall) and 1999′s Lousaka Polite (Woodland Hills) plus two from Ohio, 2004′s Brian Hoyer (St. Ignatius) and 2005′s Zoltan Mesko (Twinsburg).

This year’s Big 33 game between Pennsylvania and Ohio will be played at 7 p.m. June 16 at Hersheypark Stadium.

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