Pro Football Notebook-Monday Super Bowl Recap

Posted by on February 6th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 

………..(Super Bowl)…………..

Patriots-W-Falcons (34-28) in Overtime…QB-Tom Brady engineered 5-scoring drives in a row in the 2nd half….rallying the Patriots from a (28-3) deficit….earning New England its 5th Super Bowl trophy…Brady drove the Pats 91-yards in the 4th quartrer to tie the game on a James White run and a Danny Amendola 2-point catch….then went 75-yards on the first possession to win in overtime-with White powering over for the game winning touchdown….Brady survived a pounding…was sacked 5-times..took 16-hits….Matt Ryan threw 2-TD passes early and Devonta Freeman scored on a TD run…as Atlanta jumped to a (21-0) lead….The Falcons snuffed out scoring drives with a fumble recovery at the 25…an interception taken back for a score from the Falcons 18…and a defensive stop giving up just a field goal when New England got to the 7-yard line….But the Falcons defense died in the 2nd half…from the 3rd quarter on…the Pats outgained Atlanta (338-to-74)…and finished with 546-yards in offense in the game….

Brady…wins his 5th ring and gets his 25th playoff victory

Belicheck…gets his 5th NFL title and wins his 26th postseason game-tops in NFL

Robert Kraft…took trophy from Commissioner Roger Goodell-hardly looking at him in the aftermath of Deflategate..

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