Sports Geekery

Following Sports with Mobile Apps, Computers, & Gadgets

Watch Super Bowl XXXVI Highlights Online: New England Patriots Vs. St. Louis Rams

Number 4 on Hulu’s countdown list of the best Super Bowls in NFL history is Super Bowl XXXVI (36) between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants. Enjoy the highlights below.

Super Bowl XXXVI Facts and Trivia

The game was played at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana and broadcast by Pat Summerall and John Madden. A 30 second commercial cost $1.9 million.

The Rams entered the game as two touchdown favorites. The Rams has the leagues best offense, leading NFL in passing, scoring, and total yards behind QB Kurt Warner and all-everything RB Marshall Faulk.

New England took a unique path to the Super Bowl. Drew Bledsoe opened the season as the starting QB, but was replaced by Tom Brady after suffering an injury in the second game of the season. Brady performed so well that he held onto the job even after Bledsoe was healthy. The Pats finished the regular season with an 11-5 record. The advanced through the playoffs by beating Oakland in the infamous “tuck-rule” game and then defeated the Steelers in Pittsburgh in the AFC Championship game to advance to the Super Bowl. In that game Tom Brady was injured and replaced by Drew Bledsoe.

MVP: Tom Brady

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditmailby feather