Super Bowl 2022: LA Rams beat Cincinnati Bengals 23-20
The exciting match ended with a fourth stop down from a defensive intervention by Ramez Aaron Donald to win it all. The big game took place at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, and it was the second time in Super Bowl history that a team played at home. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were the first team to do so last year at Raymond James Stadium.
Donald said, “I’m so happy, I wanted this so badly. I dreamed about this, man. I dreamed about this and it’s, like, surreal.” And tears in his eyes after winning. “It’s the best feeling in the world. God is great.”
Midfielder Matthew Stafford said he is proud of the team.
“There are a lot of guys on our squad who deserve this,” Stafford said.
Rams dominated much of the first half, with receivers Odell Beckham Jr. And cooper cup Recording the first two drops on the day. The Bengals answered late in the second quarter with trick play Which led to the landing of the plane and the interception of the safety path Jesse Bates III.
Bengals’ landing and interception during the first 22 seconds of the second half changed the tempo. Receiver T Higgins caught a 75-yard touchdown in the first 12 seconds of the half and after 10 seconds, Back Corner Chidubi Ozi He got a pass from Stafford.
The fourth quarter started with uncertainty over who would leave the match victorious, but it all came down to the last two minutes. After a long career that included 15 plays – four runs and 10 assists – Kupp scored a decisive touchdown, giving Rams a three-point lead. The Bengals had a chance to strike back, but were unable to convert in fourth, finishing the game.
Kupp – who had eight receptions for 92 yards and two touchdowns – was named Super Bowl MVP on Sunday. Cobb was also named the NFL Offensive Player of the Year Thursday.
The Rams came to the Super Bowl looking to redeem themselves after losing the big game of 2019 against the New England Patriots. That match saw head coach Sean McVeigh make his Super Bowl debut as the youngest team ever to coach a team in a Super Bowl, According to the NFL.
Stafford also had something to prove. This was his first season with the Rams after playing his first 12 seasons in the NFL with the Detroit Lions. McVeigh said a few weeks ago that the team wouldn’t be what it is today without the leadership of Stafford.
The Rams cemented themselves as the “Hollywood Team” after returning to the City of Angels in 2016 from St. Louis. Between Los Angeles and St. Louis, the Rams played five Super Bowl matches with only the othersWinning the championship in 2000, in Super Bowl XXXIV.
CNN’s David Close and Claire Colbert contributed to this report.