Culliver headed to Super Bowl

Chris Culliver

Former Gamecock Chris Culliver is headed to the Super Bowl with the San Francisco 49ers.

Former Gamecock cornerback Chris Culliver is headed to the Super Bowl with the San Francisco 49ers.

Culliver and the 49ers defeated the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC championship game Sunday, 28-24.

The former Gamecock had a big play in the third quarter, intercepting Matt Ryan's pass to stop a Falcons' drive.

Super Bowl XLVII will mark the 49ers first Super Bowl since 1995.

It will be Culliver's first.

The Super Bowl will take place on Feb. 3, in New Orleans, LA.

The game kicks off at 6:30 EST/5:30 CST and will be televised on CBS.

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