ENGLAND PATRIOTS QB TOM BRADY WINS PETE ROZELLE TROPHY AS SUPER BOWL LI MOST
England Patriots quarterback TOM BRADY
was voted the winner of the Pete Rozelle Trophy, awarded to the Super Bowl LI
Most Valuable Player.
marks the fourth time Brady has won the award, having previously been voted the
Most Valuable Player in Super Bowls XLIX, XXXVIII and XXXVI. Brady is the only player
in NFL history to win the award four times.
has won five Super Bowls, the most by a starting quarterback in NFL history.
award is chosen by a panel of 16 comprised of members of the Pro Football
Writers Association of America, selected members of the electronic broadcast
media and by fans interactively through the National Football League’s official
completed 43 of 62 pass attempts for 466 yards, two touchdowns and one
interception for a 95.2 rating. Brady set Super Bowl single-game records in
pass attempts, completions and passing yards and is only the second player in
Super Bowl history to pass for more than 400 yards in a game, joining Super
Bowl XXXIV MVP KURT WARNER (414). He
also extended his Super Bowl records for most career completions (207), passing
yards (2,071) and touchdown passes (15).
the first-ever Super Bowl to go to overtime, Brady, a 17th-year player from
Michigan, helped New England rally from a 25-point deficit, the largest
comeback in Super Bowl history.
the opening possession of overtime, Brady orchestrated a game-winning, eight-play,
75-yard drive, culminating with a two-yard touchdown run by running back JAMES WHITE.
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