Super Bowl Photo Gallery: UVa Represented

HooNation Staff
Posted Feb 6, 2006


The University of Virginia had three former players in Detroit as the Pittsburgh Steelers and Seattle Seahawks vied for the biggest prize in professional football...The Vince Lombardi Trophy. Inside a look at some of the former Hoos in the "Motor City" on Sunday night.

The University of Virginia was well represented in Super Bowl XL on Sunday night. Linebacker James Farrior and tight end Heath Miller suited up for the Pittsburgh Steelers while running back Marquis Weeks observed from the Seattle Seahawks sidelines. In the end the Steelers claimed a 21-10 victory.




Pittsburgh Steeler and former UVa linebacker James Farrior stands over Matt Hasselbeck after a scramble by the Seattle quarterback.



Farrior (51) makes a diving attempt to slow down Seattle running back Shaun Alexander.



Heath Miller and Ben Roethlisberger listen during walk throughs prior to Sunday's game.



Miller prepares to engage James Farrior while blocking for running back Jerome Bettis in walk throughs.



Ben Roethlisberger jokingly snaps a picture of Heath Miller while the rookie out of UVa talks with the media.



Miller watches Seattle's Michael Boulaware make an interception matched up against Pittsburgh wide receiver Antwaan Randle El.



Former UVa safety Marquis Weeks who has made the switch to running back for Seattle shoots video of the fans in the stands before the game.


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