David Tyree picked a great time to play the best game of his life. Prior to the Super Bowl, Tyree had accumulated just four catches for 35 yards with no touchdowns in 2007 and actually eclipsed his season long production in this one game.
On a worldwide stage facing the previously unbeaten New England Patriots, Tyree had 3 catches for 43 yards and a TD, none greater than his 32-yard “side of the head” reception that many have hailed as the greatest catch in Super Bowl history.
“I love it,” said Tyree of the catch’s place in history. “The bottom line is that it was a great moment and I believe it was one of the greatest moments in sports history. I want people to be encouraged by it. It was an unbelievable experience and to be able to win the game was amazing.” Read more →