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Super Bowl XLVI MVP: Eli Manning Wins Second Super Bowl MVP

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning can now be considered one of the leagues elite quarterbacks as he won his second Super Bowl MVP award, both coming against the New England Patriots. Manning had a stellar game and started the game off hot by completing his first 12 passes to start the game.

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Manning completed 30 of 40 passes for 296 yards with one touchdown pass and no interceptions. Manning's touchdown pass was on their first drive of the game and a 2-yard pass to Victor Cruz. Manning also completed a classic Super Bowl catch to Mario Manningham which was a 38-yard pass on their game-winning drive, and went five of six for 74 yards on their final drive.

For more on the Patriots and their Super Bowl run, check out SB Nation's Patriots blog,Pats Pulpit as well as SB Nation Boston. For more on the Giants and their Super Bowl appearance, visit Giants blog Big Blue View and SB Nation New York. For all news and information regarding Super Bowl XLVI, please stay tuned to SB Nation's dedicated Super Bowl hub.

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