TOM BRADY threw two fourth-quarter touchdowns to Danny Amendola to guide New England again from the brink to a different Tremendous Bowl.
The 40-year-old quarterback discovered the broad receiver twice for essential scores as they overturned a 10-point deficit at Gillette Stadium.
Brady booked his spot within the Tremendous Bowl for an eighth time and searching for a shocking sixth Vince Lombardi Trophy.
This newest comeback matches their win in Houston in opposition to Atlanta final 12 months from 28-Three down within the NFL’s showpiece recreation.
Main receiver Rob Gronkowski missed the entire second half after a vicious hit to the helmet from Barry Church.
However, in opposition to one of the best passing defence within the league, there was no denying Brady and New England.
Gronkowski was lacking for the second half and Brady was compelled to look elsewhere.
Brandin Cooks had six catches for 100 yards on the surface, whereas Amendola got here up huge below strain within the fourth quarter.
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It took an enormous effort from New England after Jacksonville raced right into a 14-Three lead and seemed to have their quantity.
Blake Bortles performed one of many video games of his life, throwing for 293 yards and the opening landing of the sport to Marcedes Lewis.
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Leonard Fournette was the lynchpin to the Jaguars offence as anticipated with 24 carries for 76 yards and a landing that opened up the 11-point lead.
Jacksonville have been dominating possession with their run and play-action recreation and retaining Brady on the sidelines.
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It was the proper system to beat New England on their dwelling patch in an AFC Championship Sport, however they could not maintain it for the entire distance.
James White’s landing run late within the first half made it a 14-10 recreation, and that was a drive that set the tone for the second half with Brady going lengthy and difficult the Jaguars defensive backs.
Corners AJ Bouye and Jalen Ramsey have up some huge defensive penalties, paranoid about giving up enormous performs.
Jacksonville’s aggressive play-calling from the primary half disappeared.
They scored simply two discipline objectives within the second half and New England did a superb job at adjusting and slowing down Fournette.
New England marched 85 yards in eight performs earlier than Brady’s nine-yard landing cross to Amendola with eight:44 remaining to maneuver inside three factors at 20-17.
It might have been a lot worse for the Patriots as Dion Lewis fumbled and Myles Jack recovered.
The referees blew the play lifeless, however Jack was taking off to the top zone for a game-winning landing.
New England felt Lewis nonetheless had possession and was down by contact, whereas Jacksonville have been livid Jack was stopped.
The simply could not get any offence going because the noise from Gillette Stadium and New England’s stingy defence took over.
A punt from their very own finish zone meant New England took over on the 30-yard line with lower than 5 minutes to go.
Brady marched New England down the sphere as soon as extra, and located Amendola behind the top zone.
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The wide receiver tapped both feet down to send Gillette Stadium into a frenzy, and New England to another Super Bowl.
Brady said: “It’s pretty amazing. Just to be on a team that wins these kinds of games, it’s just a great accomplishment.
“I’m so proud of everyone on our team, we made so many great plays.
“Defence played so great when they needed to. Just an amazing game.”