Giants upset Patriots in Super Bowl

Giants upset Patriots in Super Bowl

Eli Manning passed for 255 yards with two touchdowns and an interception Sunday night to earn MVP honors, as the New York Giants upset the New England Patriots 17-14 in Super Bowl XLII.The Giants were a 12.5-point underdog in the game. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (54.5).

Plaxico Burress caught two passes for 27 yards and the game-winning touchdown late in the fourth quarter, while David Tyree hauled in three passes for 43 yards and a touchdown.

Tom Brady completed 29-of-48 passes for 266 yard with a touchdown for New England, while Wes Welker caught a game-high 11 passes for 103 yards.