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Super Bowl XLIX
1 2 3 4 Total
NE 0 14 0 14 28
SEA 0 14 10 0 24
Date February 1, 2015
Stadium University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona
MVP Tom Brady, quarterback
Favorite Pick 'em (even/toss-up)
Referee Bill Vinovich
Attendance 70,288
Ceremonies
National anthem Idina Menzel
Coin toss Tedy Bruschi, Kenny Easley
Halftime show Katy Perry with Lenny Kravitz, Missy Elliott and the Arizona State University Sun Devil Marching Band
TV in the United States
Network NBC
Announcers Al Michaels (play-by-play)
Cris Collinsworth (analyst)
Michele Tafoya (sideline reporter)
Nielsen ratings 47.5 (national)
61.0 (Boston)
55.6 (Phoenix)
52.1 (Seattle)
U.S. viewership: 114.4 million est. avg.
Market share 72 (national)
Cost of 30-second commercial $4.5 million

Super Bowl XLIX (meaning Super Bowl 49 in Roman numerals) was an American football game in which the New England Patriots, winners of the American Football Conference (AFC) for the 2014 season, beat the Seattle Seahawks, winners of the National Football Conference (NFC), 28–24 to become winners of the National Football League (NFL) for the 2014 season. It was the fourth time the New England Patriots had won a Super Bowl. It was played at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona on February 1, 2015. An estimated 114.4 million people watched it in the United States

Starting teams

New England Patriots Position Position Seattle Seahawks
Offense
Brandon LaFell WR Doug Baldwin
Nate Solder LT Russell Okung
Dan Connolly LG James Carpenter
Bryan Stork C Max Unger
Ryan Wendell RG J. R. Sweezy
Sebastian Vollmer RT Justin Britt
Rob Gronkowski TE Luke Willson
Julian Edelman WR Jermaine Kearse
Tom Brady QB Russell Wilson
Michael Hoomanawanui TE WR Ricardo Lockette
Shane Vereen RB Marshawn Lynch
Defense
Rob Ninkovich LE LDE Michael Bennett
Vince Wilfork DT LDT Tony McDaniel
Sealver Siliga DT RDT Kevin Williams
Chandler Jones RE RDE Cliff Avril
Jamie Collins LB OLB Bruce Irvin
Dont'a Hightower LB MLB Bobby Wagner
Kyle Arrington DB OLB K. J. Wright
Darrelle Revis LCB Richard Sherman
Brandon Browner RCB Byron Maxwell
Patrick Chung SS Kam Chancellor
Devin McCourty FS Earl Thomas
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