The Washington PostDemocracy Dies in Darkness

Super Bowl highlights Bucs celebrate championship, Tom Brady wins MVP

Rob Gronkowski and Tom Brady celebrate after their Super Bowl victory. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

For the first time in NFL history, a team played the Super Bowl in its home stadium, and in Tampa on Sunday evening, the home team rolled. Tom Brady and the Buccaneers defeated Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs, 31-9, in Super Bowl LV, as Brady claimed the seventh championship of his career.

Brady, 43, in his first season outside New England in his two-decade career, helped solidify his legacy as perhaps the greatest quarterback of all time. He threw three touchdown passes and was awarded the game’s MVP award — the fifth of his career.

Highlights

Press Enter to skip to end of carousel

Here's what to know:

Tom Brady thought he was still a champion and a closer. As usual, he was right, columnist Jerry Brewer writes.
Here are the 8 best Super Bowl commercials, from an ‘Edward Scissorhands’ sequel to Michael B. Jordan’s Alexa.
We got a halftime show that was one of a kind. Here are some very important questions from the Weeknd’s spectacle.
Laurent Duvernay-Tardif’s team made the Super Bowl. The Chiefs’ player is staying on the coronavirus front lines.

1/5

End of carousel
Loading...