Bill Belichick has played 7 Super Bowl finals winning 5.
The New England Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons to clinch the Super Bowl 51 trophy at the NRG Stadium in Houston.
Coming from 25 points down, the Patriots fought hard from the third quarter to level the scores at the fourth quarter. Losing 28 -3 The Patriots with inspiration from Tom Brady engineered the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history.
The New England Patriots fought their way back into contention starting from the third quarter. Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan made a mistake that provided the opportunity for the Patriots to tie the game at 28 points. One of the most decisive moments in the game was the spectacular catch by Julian Edelman in the final quarter. The Patriots were down 28 – 20, and Edelman’s catch leads to James White making a one-yard rushing touchdown and Amendola making a two-point conversion catch. The Patriots took the game to overtime winning it by 34 – 28 displaying tremendous determination and strength. The Patriots made history by forcing overtime, the first in history and coming from a deficit of 25 points.
The Falcons will be disappointed; no team has ever lost a game after taking such a big lead.The Atlanta Falcons will be licking their wounds after the worst loss in Super Bowl history.
The Patriots have won the title five times with Coach Bill Belichick and Tom Brady -Brady was named Most Valuable Player for the fourth time (another remarkable record in Super Bowl history). Tom Brady and Charles Harley are the only players in history with 5 Super Bowl titles.