The AFC Title game was a fight, back and forth, interceptions, and fumbles, all the way to the end, the New England Patriots or the Baltimore Ravens. Who would represent the AFC in the Super Bowl? The game came down to a field goal, to tie the game. Ravens kicker, Billy Cundiff missed a 32 yard field goal, with 11 seconds left in regulation, which would have tied the game.
The Patriots held off the Ravens 23-20 to represent the AFC in Indianapolis on February 5th against the Winner of the New York Giants, San Francisco 49er’s game.
Joe Flacco had the better numbers in the passing game, 22/36 for ‘306yds’ 2 TD 1 INT, for the Ravens. While Tom Brady’s numbers were 22/36 for ‘239yds’ 0 TD and 2 INT. but it would not be enough for the Ravens.
The game could have went either way, the winning touchdown was scored by Tom Brady, with a 1 yard leap over the Ravens defensive line, in the 4th quarter, after he failed on a Quarterback sneak, the play before. The Patriots Tom Brady will start in his 5th Super Bowl, in 11 seasons for the Patriots.