PHOTO GALLERY: Giants defeat Patriots 21-17 in the Super Bowl
Sunday, February 5, 2012 | 9:53 p.m. CST
The New York Giants scored a touchdown with less than a minute remaining to defeat the New England Patriots 21-17 in the Super Bowl. New York quarterback Eli Manning, who led the nine-play, 88-yard drive to win the game, was named the MVP. The Giants also beat the Patriots in the Super Bowl four years ago.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reacts before the Super Bowl between the Patriots and the New York Giants on Sunday in Indianapolis.
New York Giants linebacker Chase Blackburn, left, intercepts a pass intended for New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski during the second half of the Super Bowl in Indianapolis. The Giants won 21-17.
New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw, bottom right, scores a touchdown against New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes during the second half of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game on Sunday in Indianapolis.
New York Giants safety Kenny Phillips (21) and New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez (81) fight for the ball in the final play of the game during the second half of the Super Bowl in Indianapolis. The Giants won 21-17.
New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross (31) and punter Steve Weatherford (5) celebrate after Weatherford's punt during the first half of the Super Bowl in Indianapolis. The Giants beat the Patriots 21-17.
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