Eagles on top 9-3 after 1st quarter of Super Bowl

MINNEAPOLIS -- Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery hauled in a 34-yard score over New England Patriots cornerback Eric Rowe to give Philadelphia a 9-3 lead after the first quarter of the Super Bowl on Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Jeffery caught the touchdown pass from Nick Foles with 2:34 remaining in the opening quarter, but Jake Elliott missed the extra point.

Philadelphia received the opening kickoff and opened the scoring at 3-0 with Elliott punching in a 25-yard field goal to cap the game-starting drive.

New England knotted the score 3-3 with 4:20 left in the first period on a 26-yard field goal by Stephen Gostkowski.

Final1st2nd3rd4thScore
New England PatriotsPatriots3914733
Philadelphia EaglesEagles91371241
New England
Passing:Tom Brady 28/48 (505 YDS)
Rushing:James White 7 CAR (45 YDS)
Receiving:Danny Amendola 8 REC (152 YDS)
Philadelphia
Passing:Nick Foles 28/43 (373 YDS)
Rushing:LeGarrette Blount 14 CAR (90 YDS)
Receiving:Corey Clement 4 REC (100 YDS)
Season Series
New EnglandStatsPhiladelphia
0-1Vs1-0
28Points35
4Touchdowns5
0/0Field Goals0/0
30/57 (324 yd.)Passing14/24 (120 yd.)
25 CAR (103 yd.)Rushing33 CAR (128 yd.)