From a thrilling belatedly touchdown drive that gave the Rams a 23-xx win over the Bengals, to Eminem taking a articulatio genus and Meadow Soprano driving an electric Chevy, here are the highlights from Sunday’southward Super Basin 56.

Down twenty-sixteen, the Rams went on a 15-play drive capped by Matthew Stafford’s 1-yard touchdown pass to Super Bowl MVP Cooper Kupp for the go-ahead score with i:25 left.

Kupp’s touchdown catch came afterward three costly penalties on the Bengals’ defense.

After both teams were flagged just twice in the first 58 minutes, the Bengals were called for penalties on 3 consecutive plays.

Read more than on the central penalties on the game-winning drive.

SUPER Bowl ADS MIXED CELEBRITIES AND NOSTALGIA

Advertisers shelled out upward to $7 one thousand thousand for 30-seconds during the Super Bowl, and they used their time to try to entertain with humor, star power and nostalgia.

T-Mobile reunited “Scrubs” stars Zach Braff and Donald Faison, while Verizon recreated the 1996 motion-picture show “The Cablevision Guy” to tout its high-speed 5G network.

And Chevrolet recreated the opening sequence to “The Sopranos” to tout its all-electric Chevy Silverado.

This time, still, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, who played Meadow Soprano on the show that ran from 1999 to 2007, is in the commuter’due south seat instead of the Sopranos patriarch played past the late James Gandolfini.

AN EPIC AND EDGY SUPER BOWL HALFTIME SHOW

50 Cent made a surprise upside-down entrance at the Super Bowl halftime prove, and Eminem dramatically took a knee.

Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Eminem and Kendrick Lamar spit a fiery medley of their hits.

As his rendition of “Lose Yourself” ended, Eminem took a knee and held his head in his hand in apparent tribute to erstwhile San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who took a knee during the national anthem to protest police brutality during the 2016 season.

The NFL denied reports that information technology was attempting to end Eminem from making the gesture.

HERE’Due south WHY THE OVER Striking ON THE PREGAME NATIONAL Canticle

Mickey Guyton told The Associated Printing this week that she’d earned the nickname “Quickie Mickey” for singing “The Star Spangled Banner” in a tight 1:thirty. She sang it in about i:50 Sunday, fifteen seconds over the projected marking of 1:35 prepare by oddsmakers.

WHO ELSE PERFORMED AT THE SUPER Basin PREGAME?

Nigh 40 minutes before first, the Rams and Bengals lined the finish zones and looked upwardly at the big screen while outside, adjacent to SoFi Stadium’s lake, gospel duo Mary Mary and the LA Phil’s Youth Orchestra Los Angeles performed “Lift Every Vox and Sing,” a vocal that’south known equally the unofficial Black national canticle.

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Singer Jhené Aiko brought a novel combination of R&B and harp to her rendition of “America the Beautiful.”

And The Rock grabbed a mic on the field and put on his old wrestling persona to introduce the teams simply before kickoff, in the style of an announcer before a big fight.

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