New York Giants vs. New England Patriots 14 to 17

Sunday, February 3, 2008, Super Bowl

The Patriots played the Giants in Super Bowl XLII on Sunday, February 3, 2008. The Patriots entered the game with a record of 16-0-0, while the Giants entered the game with a record of 10-6-0. The Giants won 17-14 to win Super Bowl XLII, finishing their championship season with a record of 10-6-0 in the regular season, 4-0 in the playoffs. The Patriots finished their season 16-0-0 in the regular season, 2-1 in the playoffs. Eli Manning was voted as the Super Bowl MVP, the first Super Bowl MVP of his career.


New York Giants offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
274 229 45 1 22

Coaches

Head Coach: Bill Belichick Assistant Head Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Offensive Coordinator: Josh McDaniels Defensive Coordinator: Dean Pees Quarterbacks Coach: Josh McDaniels Wide Receivers Coach: Nick Caserio Offensive Line Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Running Backs Coach: Ivan Fears Tight Ends Coach: Pete Mangurian Offensive Assistant Coach: Bill O'Brien Defensive Line Coach: Pepper Johnson Linebackers Coach: Matt Patricia Secondary Coach: Joel Collier Special Teams Coach: Brad Seely Coaching Assistant: Josh Boyer, Kevin Bickers Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Woicik Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Don Davis, Harold Nash Director of College Scouting: Thomas Dimitroff Director of Football Research: Ernie Adams Pro Scout: Brian Flores Scouting Assistant: Mike Disner Owner: Robert Kraft


New England Patriots offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
338 247 91 1 17

Coaches

Head Coach: Tom Coughlin Offensive Coordinator: Kevin Gilbride Defensive Coordinator: Steve Spagnuolo Special Teams Coordinator: Tom Quinn Quarterbacks Coach: Chris Palmer Wide Receivers Coach: Mike Sullivan Offensive Line Coach: Pat Flaherty Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Dave DeGuglielmo Running Backs Coach: Jerald Ingram Tight Ends Coach: Mike Pope Defensive Line Coach: Mike Waufle Linebackers Coach: Bill Sheridan Secondary Coach-Safeties: David Merritt, Sr. Secondary Coach-Cornerbacks: Peter Giunta Assistant Special Teams Coordinator: Thomas McGaughey Defensive Quality Control Coach: Andre Curtis Offensive Quality Control Coach: Sean Ryan Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jerry Palmieri Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Markus Paul Coaches Assistant: Chris Pridy Offseason Intern: Pete Alosi