The Stanley Cup Finals is played by the winner of the Eastern Conference and the winner of the Western Conference. The winner of the seven game series wins the Stanley Cup, the most coveted trophy in hockey.
The Lombardi Trophy is present to the winner of the Super Bowl. It is impossible to win the Lombardi trophy without winning the Super Bowl.
The Vince Lombardi Trophy
Only if the loser wins Super Bowl MVP. Else only the winning side gets a trophy. Both teams win their conference trophy two weeks prior to the Super Bowl.
Jim Plunkett. Stanford Heisman Trophy Winner and Super Bowl winner with the Raiders. He also won a Rose Bowl. Also Roger Staubach with Navy and Dallas
Bragging rights..... and the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
There are several Heisman Trophy winning running backs who have played in a Super Bowl (or two). They are: Billy Cannon, halfback LSU, Heisman Trophy winner 1959; played in Super Bowl II as a member of the Oakland Raiders. Cannon won the Heisman Trophy as a halfback but played Tight End for the Raiders. Mike Garrett, halfback USC, Heisman Trophy winner 1965; played in Super Bowl I and Super Bowl IV for the Kansas City Chiefs. Archie Griffin, running back Ohio State, two time Heisman Trophy winner 1974 and 1975; played in Super Bowl XVI for the Cincinnati Bengals. Tony Dorsett, running back Pittsburgh, Heisman Trophy winner 1976; played in Super Bowl XII and Super Bowl XIII for the Dallas Cowboys. George Rogers, running back South Carolina, Heisman Trophy winner 1980; played in Super Bowl XXII for the Washington Redskins. Marcus Allen, running back USC, Heisman Trophy winner 1981; played in Super Bowl XVIII for the Los Angeles Raiders. Eddie George, running back Ohio State, Heisman Trophy winner 1995; played in Super Bowl XXXIV for the Tennessee Titans. Ron Dayne, running back Wisconsin, Heisman Trophy winner 1999; played in Super Bowl XXXV for the New York Giants. Reggie Bush, running back USC, Heisman Trophy winner 2005; played in Super Bowl XLIV for the New Orleans Saints.
The Lombardi Trophy and the title The Best Team in the NFL
Through Super Bowl XLII, that is Desmond Howard who won the Heisman in 1991 and was MVP of Super Bowl XXXI.