49ers' Jake Moody drills longest field goal in Super Bowl history

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The first people of nan Super Bowl turned retired to beryllium historic.

On 3rd-and-14, San Francisco 49ers backmost Brock Purdy was looking for Deebo Samuel deep, but nan walk was surgery up successful nan extremity zone.

That forced nan 49ers to settee for a section goal, and Jake Moody put his sanction unsocial successful nan grounds books.

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The Michigan alum drilled a 55-yard section extremity to unfastened up nan scoring, giving San Fran a 3-0 lead successful nan 2nd quarter. And it besides turned retired to beryllium nan longest section extremity successful Super Bowl history.

Moody hit nan grounds by 1 yard. Steve Christie of nan Buffalo Bills made a 54-yarder successful Super Bowl XXVIII. But that crippled did not move retired successful nan Bills' favour – and it was their 4th consecutive nonaccomplishment successful nan Super Bowl successful arsenic galore years. The Dallas Cowboys won that Super Bowl, 30-13, arsenic Emmitt Smith was named nan MVP for his 132-yard, two-touchdown capacity connected nan ground.

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Moody was 21-for-25 successful section extremity attempts successful nan regular play and 3-for-4 from 50-plus yards.

The Kansas City Chiefs marched correct down nan section successful an effort to get connected nan board, but Isiah Pacheco fumbled wrong nan reddish zone, giving nan shot correct backmost to San Fran.

The Niners are looking for their first Super Bowl triumph since nan 1994 season. The Chiefs are trying for their 3rd ringing successful 5 years.

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