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NFL – The New England Patriots Win The Superbowl

Malcom Butler intercepted Russell Wilson in the end zone to clinch a 28-24 victory in Super Bowl 49 for the New England Patriots over the Seattle Seahawks in Phoenix last night.

Tom Brady gave the Patriots a four-point lead by finding Julian Edelman on a three-yard score with 2:02 left in the fourth quarter, concluding a ten-play, 64-yard drive.

The game-winning touchdown was Brady’s fourth TD throw of the game as the former Michigan Wolverine quarterback won his third Super Bowl MVP Award.

Brady completed 37-of-50 passes for 328 yards, but was intercepted twice.

It was Brady and Belichick’s fourth Super Bowl victory together.

Edelman had nine catches for 109 yards.

Rob Gronkowski, Danny Amendola and Brandon LaFell scored the other TDs.

Seattle went into the fourth quarter with a 10-point lead before allowing the Patriots to reach the end zone twice in the final eight minutes.

Russel Wilson threw for 247 yards and two touchdowns, in addition to the fateful interception.

Marshawn Lynch compiled 102 yards and 24 carries with a touchdown.

By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports

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