13. Super Bowl XXXVI – New England Patriots: 20, St. Louis Rams: 17
Do you want to believe that “Spygate” has disfigured what was an exhilarating contest? Amazing how the New England team cut short the inevitable aka “The Greatest Show on Turf”, thus marking an efficient conquest in Super Bowl history.
St. Louis (17 years) had no ability to get its transgression going in the second half but combined the impressive drives in the second half to tie the game. Consequently, Bill Belichick developed trust tinTom Brady with 1:21 missing on the clock. The team was moved 53 yards in eight plays by the future Hall of Famer to set up Adam Vinatieri’s game-winning ground goal in the 20-17 win.