The 46th NFL Super Bowl also known as Super Bowl XLVI was played on February 5, 2012 at the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. The 2012 Super Bowl game was played by the NFC champion New York Giants and AFC champion New England Patriots. The Giants became NFL Super Bowl champions defeating the Patriots 21-17. Giants QB Eli Manning was the game MVP.
The last time the New York Giants met the New England Patriots was at Super Bowl 2008 where the Giants won 17-14.