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Moments of Super Bowl LIII

Tom Brady's sixth Super Bowl win secured his status as the greatest quarterback of all time. Here are the moments of the game as they unfolded in Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium.


New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman gets pumped up before taking on the Rams. After the game, Edelman was named Super Bowl MVP. Joe Amon
Six Air Force Thunderbirds fly in formation above the open roof of Mercedes-Benz Stadium during the national anthem. Tim Rasmussen
Rams coach Sean McVay, the youngest Super Bowl head coach in history, turns away from the field after seeing another three-and-out. McVay's offense had trouble getting started. Joe Amon
Rep. John Lewis (left) sits next to former Atlanta mayor Andrew Young, both civil rights icons, before the pregame ceremony. Diwang Valdez
Brady looks up from the ground and shows his frustration after being hit during the first quarter. Joe Amon
An offensive force all season long, Todd Gurley II wasn't much of a factor during the game and spent much of it on the sidelines. Joe Amon
Brady throws under pressure from the Rams' defense during the second quarter. Anchored by their defensive line, the Rams were able to get to Brady early in the game. Tim Rasmussen
Atlanta rapper Big Boi, wearing a fur coat, is driven onto the field to perform for the halftime show. Diwang Valdez
Adam Levine of Maroon 5 shows some of his moves like Jagger during the halftime show. Tim Rasmussen
Rams wide receiver Brandin Cooks was wide open in the end zone, but Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty sprinted from 10 yards out to break up the pass with 3:35 left in the third quarter, helping the Patriots to secure control of the game. Tim Rasmussen
With no touchdown passes, Tom Brady takes a moment on the bench to listen to backup quarterback Brian Hoyer during the fourth quarter. Tim Rasmussen
Rob Gronkowski (87) pitches the ball to the referee after making a momentum-changing catch for 29 yards, bringing the Patriots to the Rams' 2-yard line during the fourth quarter. Tim Rasmussen
Rookie running back Sony Michel punches it into the end zone from the 2-yard line for the only touchdown of the game. Joe Amon
Brady keeps an eye on the clock as the Rams gets the ball back late in the fourth quarter. Tim Rasmussen
Jared Goff's pass was intercepted by Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore just short of the end zone with 4:17 left in the game. Tim Rasmussen
After the interception, the Rams' bench looks dejected as the clock winds down on their dreams of a Super Bowl victory. Joe Amon
A confident Brady signals for a first down after a run that left the ball close to the marker. Tim Rasmussen
Fullback James Develin celebrates with his family on the field after the Patriots won Super Bowl LIII, 13-3. Joe Amon
Workers shoot confetti out of cannons, showering the field in the Patriots' team colors. Tim Rasmussen
Sweat and Gatorade drip down the face of Bill Belichick amid the postgame chaos on the field. Joe Amon
Brady, a 19-year veteran, embraces the third-year quarterback Goff at midfield after the game. Joe Amon
Brady walks through a sea of people, holding the Lombardi Trophy as he exits the stadium after winning his sixth Super Bowl. Diwang Valdez

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