'Patriot Way' paves road to New England dynasty
In a stunning and historic win, New England Patriots came back from a 28-3 second-half deficit to defeat the Atlanta Falcons, 34-28 in Super Bowl 51.
New England Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady holds the Vince Lombardi trophy after his team defeated the Atlanta Falcons to win Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas.
Overall view as the New England Patriots win Super Bowl LI against the Atlanta Falcons at NRG Stadium
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Feb 5, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (24) scores a touchdown during the second quarter against the New England Patriots during Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium.
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New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman (11) is brought down by New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty (32).
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) fumbles as he is hit by New England Patriots middle linebacker Dont'a Hightower (54)
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New England Patriots' Dont'a Hightower (L) and Kyle Van Noy celebrate after New England recovered the ball during the fourth quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas.
Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper (81) catches a pass for a touchdown against New England Patriots strong safety Patrick Chung (23)
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New England Patriots players take the field against the Atlanta Falcons during Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium.
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Gisele Bundchen and her daughter Vivian Brady celebrate after the game between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots during Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium.
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Country Singer Luke Bryan waves before performing the U.S. National Anthem prior to the the start of Super Bowl.
Original cast members of "Hamilton: An American Musical," Jasmine Cephas Jones, Renee Elise Goldsberry, and Phillipa Soo (L-R) sing "America The Beautiful" before the start of Super Bowl LI
Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush participates in the coin toss ahead of the start of Super Bowl LI between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons as former first lady Barbara Bush looks on in Houston , Texas