Photos: Super Bowl XLVI By editor • Feb 5, 2012 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email View Slideshow Eli Manning of the New York Giants hoists the Vince Lombardi Trophy after defeating the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI. Photo by Al Bello Getty Images 1 of 11 View Slideshow Hakeem Nicks (88) celebrates with Victor Cruz of the New York Giants after a two-yard touchdown pass in first quarter. Jamie Squire Getty Images 2 of 11 View Slideshow New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reacts to a second quarter touchdown pass. Ezra Shaw Getty Images 3 of 11 View Slideshow Patriots running back Danny Woodhead runs with the ball against Giants safety Antrel Rolle (26). Chris Trotman Getty Images 4 of 11 View Slideshow Madonna tranformed from Cleopatra mode to a full gospel choir during the halftime show. Rob Carr Getty Images 5 of 11 View Slideshow Cee Lo Green performs at halftime. Paul Sancya AP 6 of 11 View Slideshow Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw rolls into the end zone for what ended up being a game-winning touchdown during the second half. Mark Humphrey AP 7 of 11 View Slideshow Giants tight end Travis Beckum gets assisted off the field after injuring his ACL. Al Bello Getty Images 8 of 11 View Slideshow Giants head coach Tom Coughlin yells to his team in the fourth quarter. Al Bello Getty Images 9 of 11 View Slideshow Patriots quarterback Tom Brady walks off the field. Rob Carr Getty Images 10 of 11 View Slideshow Giants Eli Manning celebrates with Justin Tuck. Andy Lyons Getty Images 11 of 11 Originally published on May 23, 2012 11:02 am The New England Patriots have kicked off to the New York Giants to begin the Super Bowl.