Jan. 26, 2003
San Diego, California
Oakland Raiders 21, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 48
MVP: Dexter Jackson, FS, Tampa Bay
Super Bowl XXXVII was an American football game between the American Football Conference champion Oakland Raiders and the National Football Conference champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers to decide the National Football League champion for the 2002 season. The Buccaneers defeated the Raiders by the score of 48�21, winning their first ever Super Bowl. The game played at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California on January 26, 2003, was the fifth Super Bowl to be held a week after the conference championship games. It is also the last Super Bowl to have been played in the month of January, since 2001 (Super Bowl XXXVI was the first to be played in February after the September 11 attacks, Super Bowl XXXVIII joined permanently for it to be played in February).