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Sports MN Quiz: Who played in Super Bowl XXVI?

Twenty years ago today, the Metrodome hosted the Super Bowl. Who played in the title game? Remember the score? For the answers, click on the headline above.
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Led by quarterback Mark Rypien, the Washington Redskins defeated the Buffalo Bills, 37-24, on Jan. 26, 1992. Harry Connick, Jr. sang the national anthem. Gloria Estefan, Brian Boitano and Dorothy Hamill provided the halftime entertainment.

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