super bowl xlviii matchup (seattle & denver)*The matchup for Super Bowl XLVIII is now set.

The Denver Broncos will take on the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.

The Seahawks held off a late rally by the San Francisco 49ers, intercepting a pass in the end zone with 22 seconds remaining to seal its NFC Championship Game win Sunday at CenturyLink Field in Seattle.

Earlier on Sunday in the AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High the Broncos defeated the New England Patriots.

Both Denver and Seattle were No. 1 seeds in their respective conferences and used home-field advantage to reach the final game of the season.

Kickoff for the Super Bowl on Sunday, Feb. 2 is set for 6:25pm Eastern on Fox.