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A beginning to end photographic look at on-field action from Sunday's 21-17 Super Bowl victory by the New York Giants over the New England Patriots

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Da'Rel Scott, Running Back of the New York Giants, kisses his fiance before the NFL's Super Bowl XLVI football game between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Pierre Ducharme

Pierre Ducharme/Reuters

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft greets fans before his team plays the New York Giants in the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Mike Segar/Reuters

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New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford sneaks into the referees' team picture prior to the start of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game against the New England Patriots in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Pierre Ducharme

Pierre Ducharme/Reuters

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New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin embrace before the start of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game between the Patriots and the Giants in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

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Cheerleaders perform before the start of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Matt Sullivan

Matt Sullivan/REUTERS

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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is sacked by New England Patriots defensive end Brandon Deaderick during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Elise Amendola/AP

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) is called for a safety to give New York an early 2-0 lead. REUTERS/Pierre Ducharme

Pierre Ducharme/Reuters

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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz (80) catches a touchdown pass in front of New England Patriots safety James Ihedigbo during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/David Duprey)

David Duprey

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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz (L) celebrates with teammate and wide receiver Hakeem Nicks after scoring a touchdown in the first quarter. REUTERS/Brent Smith

BRENT SMITH

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Football fans cheer during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Jae C. Hong

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reacts to a play against the New York Giants during the second quarter. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Paul Sancya

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New England Patriots fans watch the second quarter of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game at Jerry Remy's Seaport in Boston, Massachusetts February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

JESSICA RINALDI

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New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski cateches a pass in front of New York Giants linebacker Chase Blackburn, right, during the second quarter of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Michael Conroy

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New England Patriots running back Danny Woodhead (R) celebrates his second quarter touchdown which made the score 9-3 Pats. REUTERS/Mike Segar

MIKE SEGAR

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New England Patriots running back Danny Woodhead catches a second quarter touchdown pass late in the second quarter to give the Pats a 10-9 halftime lead over the Giants. REUTERS/Pierre Ducharme

PIERRE DUCHARME

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New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez (L) scores a touchdown past New York Giants strong safety Deon Grant (C) and middle linebacker Chase Blackburn (R) during the third quarter to give the Pats a 17-9 lead. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

LUCY NICHOLSON

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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is hit by New England Patriots defensive tackle Gerard Warren and outside linebacker Rob Ninkovich (L) in the third quarter at the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Jim Young

JIM YOUNG

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New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck reacts after sacking New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during the third quarter. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Eric Gay

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New York Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes scores 33-yard field goal against late in the third quarter to make the score 17-15. REUTERS/Brent Smith

BRENT SMITH

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New York Giants linebacker Spencer Paysinger, left, wraps up New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman during the third quarter. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Paul Sancya

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New England Patriots strong safety James Ihedigbo is unable to recover a fourth quarter funble by New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw (L) at the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

JEFF HAYNES

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New England Patriots running back Danny Woodhead (39) is tackled by New York Giants safety Deon Grant (34) during the fourth quarter. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

David J. Phillip

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New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw (44) prepares to enter the end zone for the game-winning touchdown against the New England Patriots during the fourth quarter. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Charlie Riedel

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady sits on the bench during the fourth quarter. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Paul Sancya

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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning jumps onto defensive end Justin Tuck after defeating the New England Patriots in the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Jim Young

JIM YOUNG

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New York Giants fans celebrate after the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game against the New England Patriots, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, in Indianapolis. The Giants won 21-17. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Elise Amendola

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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning celebrates after his team defeated the New England Patriots in the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

LUCY NICHOLSON

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New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick (R) speaks with New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin after the Giants won the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

MIKE SEGAR

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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy after the Giants defeated the New England Patriots in the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

GARY HERSHORN

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The son of New York Giants guard Chris Snee makes confetti angels after the Giants defeated the New England Patriots in the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

LUCY NICHOLSON

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