Super Bowl Recap

xxx-usp_nfl-_super_bowl_xlvii-baltimore_ravens_vs_san-4_3_r536_c534Super Bowl 47 had it all it had a blowout, a close game, the longest play in super bowl history, a family affair, a controversial call, and even a black out. The game started out perfect for the Ravens forcing two turnovers and having Joe Flacco throwing three early touchdowns who finished going 22/33 with 3 touchdowns and 287 yards and also won MVP. The 49ers were only able to score 6 points in the first half kicking a field goal as the first half expired to make it a 21 to 6 game ring into the half. The Ravens started off the second half with a Superbowl record 108 yard kickoff return for a touchdown by Jacoby Jones. Then the blackout happened that caused a 34 minute delay after the lights came back on trailing 28 to 6 the 49ers started their comeback. After trading punts the 49ers scored 17 unanswered points including a forced fumble on Ray Rice who finished only 59 years on 20 attempts that brought the scored to 28 to 23. After a Ravens field goal Colin Kaepernick who finished 16/28 with a touchdown, a interception and  302 yards drove the 49ers down the field and rushed for a touchdown but failed on the two-point conversion making it a 31- 29 game.The ravens then went on a 6 minute plus drive for a field goal bringing the lead to 5. Only four minutes left in the game the 49ers needed a touchdown to take the lead. after a few plays Frank Gore who finished with 110 yards and a touchdown on 29 attempts had a 33 yard run to Baltimores 7 yard line. After a few incompletions the game came down to a 4th and goal on the 5 yard line. The Ravens brought a blitz forcing a bad throw to the corner of the end zone. The Ravens took the ball and wasted the clock and took a safety which left the game to a punt the the Ravens successfully tackled to return man to win one of the most memorable Super bowl of all time.

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