After a solid kick return to open the game, the Patriots easily moved the ball into Rams territory on the ground.

Maybe they should have stuck to that strategy, because when Tom Brady did finally drop back to pass, this is what happened:

That was Brady’s 6th interception in a Super Bowl, and his first since he threw a pick six against the Falcons two years ago. Brady opening up the game with a pick is probably not what most people were expecting, but a lot of people were probably more than fine with it.

About Jay Rigdon

Jay is a writer and editor for The Comeback, and a contributor at Awful Announcing. He is not a strong swimmer.