Heather Knox will kick off the new year as Playboy’s ‘Playmate of the Month’ for January 2012 [LINK - NSFW].

Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, the 26-year-old blonde beauty and die-hard Colts fan will be front and center for all the Super Bowl action as it invades her hometown. “Getting to watch the game from a suite at Lucas Oil Stadium will be the coolest thing ever … I keep forgetting how many opportunities being Miss January is going to bring me.”

To see all of Heather’s pictures, head on over to Playboy.com.