NFL Teams That Have Never Won the Super Bowl Ahead of 2020-21 NFL Season

By David Hayes
Patrick Mahomes and Andy Reid following the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory.
Patrick Mahomes and Andy Reid following the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory. / Tom Pennington/Getty Images
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If there's one thing that fans of franchises like the Cleveland Browns or Detroit Lions can teach you, it's that not all NFL organizations are created equal when it comes to Super Bowl aspirations.

With Super Bowl LIV in the books after the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers for their first Super Bowl win in more than 50 years, let's take a look at the 12 NFL teams that have never won a Super Bowl, as well as the four NFL teams that have never been to a Super Bowl in franchise history.

NFL Teams That Have Never Won a Super Bowl

1. Minnesota Vikings

Joined NFL: 1960
Super Bowl Appearances:
4 (1969, 1973, 1974, 1976)
Most Recent Appearance: Super Bowl XI (1976)

2. Buffalo Bills

Joined NFL: 1970
Super Bowl Appearances:
4 (1990, 1991, 1992, 1993)
Most Recent Appearance: Super Bowl XXVIII (1993)

3. Cincinnati Bengals

Joined NFL: 1970
Super Bowl Appearances:
2 (1981, 1988)
Most Recent Appearance: Super Bowl XXIII (1988)

4. Carolina Panthers

Joined NFL: 1995
Super Bowl Appearances:
2 (2003, 2015)
Most Recent Appearance: Super Bowl 50 (2015)

5. Atlanta Falcons

Joined NFL: 1965
Super Bowl Appearances:
2 (1998, 2016)
Most Recent Appearance: Super Bowl LI (2016)

6. San Diego / Los Angeles Chargers

Joined NFL: 1970
Super Bowl Appearances:
1 (1994)
Most Recent Appearance: Super Bowl XXIX

7. Houston Oilers / Tennessee Oilers / Titans

Joined NFL: 1970
Super Bowl Appearances:
1 (1999)
Most Recent Appearance: Super Bowl XXXIV

8. St. Louis / Phoenix / Arizona Cardinals

Joined NFL: 1920
Super Bowl Appearances:
1 (2008)
Most Recent Appearance: Super Bowl XLIII

NFL Teams That Have Never Been to a Super Bowl

All Super Bowl 55 betting odds and lines are according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

9. Cleveland Browns

Joined NFL: 1950
Best NFL Playoff Finish: Lost AFC Championship (1986, 1987, 1989)
Browns Odds to Win Super Bowl 55 in 2021:
(+3000)

10. Detroit Lions

Joined NFL: 1970
Best NFL Playoff Finish: Lost NFC Championship (1991)
Lions Odds to Win Super Bowl 55 in 2021: (+6600)

11. Houston Texans

Joined NFL: 2002
Best NFL Playoff Finish: Lost AFC Divisional Round (2011, 2012, 2016, 2019)
Texans Odds to Win Super Bowl 55 in 2021: (+3200)

12. Jacksonville Jaguars

Joined NFL: 1995
Best NFL Playoff Finish: Lost AFC Championship (1996, 1999, 2017)
Jaguars Odds to Win Super Bowl 55 in 2021: (+8000)


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