Count Up to Super Bowl 50: A Look Back at Super Bowl XLIX
February 5th, 2016 by Bullseye Event Group
The most recent Super Bowl to be played was between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks. The final score of the game was 28-24 with the Patriots in the lead. 70,288 people showed up for this game on February 1, 2015 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
Tom Brady, quarterback for the Patriots, was the MVP of Super Bowl XLIX. He set a Super Bowl record for 37 completions on 50 attempts for 328 yards. This resulted in two touchdowns and two interceptions. This was the Seahawks second consecutive appearance at the Super Bowl. With a total number of 168 million viewers, Super Bowl XLIX also happened to be the most watched game in Super Bowl history at this point.
The halftime show was Katy Perry and included Missy Elliot and Lenny Kravitz. The game was aired on NBC’s network and the announcers of the game were Al Michaels, Chris Collinsworth, and Michele Tafoya. The Nielson ratings for this game was 49.7 on a national level.