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100-photo Super gallery: Mormons, locals playing in previous Super Bowls

Published: Wednesday, July 29 2015 6:38 p.m. MDT

San Francisco quarterback Steve Young, center, and receiver Jerry Rice, left, celebrate with the Lombardi Trophy after their 49-26 victory over the San Diego Chargers in Super Bowl XXIX at Joe Robbie Stadium in Miami, Fla., Sunday, Jan. 29, 1995. Young, who threw a Super Bowl record six touchdown passes, was voted the most valuable player of the game. The 49ers won 49-26. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) (ERIC RISBERG, AP) San Francisco quarterback Steve Young, center, and receiver Jerry Rice, left, celebrate with the Lombardi Trophy after their 49-26 victory over the San Diego Chargers in Super Bowl XXIX at Joe Robbie Stadium in Miami, Fla., Sunday, Jan. 29, 1995. Young, who threw a Super Bowl record six touchdown passes, was voted the most valuable player of the game. The 49ers won 49-26. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) (ERIC RISBERG, AP)

Editor's note: This is not an all-inclusive list of every local or Mormon to compete in the Super Bowl. It is, however, photos of as many players and coaches we had access to.

From Steve Young and Jim McMahon to Marv Fleming and Lionel Aldridge, there have been plenty of college football stars who suited up in Utah and went on to play in the Super Bowl later in their careers.

Likewise, there have been numerous Mormons who've followed the same path. These men have experienced the thrill, and sometimes agony, that comes with playing in the NFL's annual championship game.

Here's a visual look at some of those players, and a few coaches, competing that day on the sport's biggest stage.

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