In a game that was delayed for more than a half hour early in the third quarter, The Baltimore Ravens won Super Bowl XLVII by beating the San Francisco 49ers 34-31.
The Ravens were leading 21-6 at the half when Jacoby Jones took the second half kickoff 109 yards to put Baltimore out to a commanding 28-6 lead.
But the 49ers made a valient comeback though. Colin Kaepernick connected with Michael Crabtree for a 31 yard touchdown and Frank Gore rumbled in from 6 yards out to cut the Raven lead.
The teams exchanged field goals before Colin Kaepernick ran for a 15 yard touchdown to make the score 31-29. The 49ers missed on a two-point conversion. Raven kicker Justin Tucker made a 38 yard field goald to push the Raven lead to 34-29.
A Raven safety finished off the scoring.
Raven quarterback Joe Flacco threw for 287 yards and three touchdowns. He was named game MVP.
The Ravens won their second Lombardi championship trophy.
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Sunday, August 31 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:28:29 GMT
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