(NYTIMES) — GLENDALE, Ariz. — The New England Patriots became the sixth N.F.L. franchise to win four Super Bowls with a 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. It was also the fourth Super Bowl victory for New England Coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady, making them one of the most successful combinations of a coach and a quarterback in pro football history.
Brady, who was making a record sixth appearance as a starting quarterback in the Super Bowl, became the third quarterback to win four Super Bowls, after Terry Bradshaw and Joe Montana.
Belichick entered the game as the winningest coach in N.F.L. postseason history.
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