McFarlane New England Patriots NFL Championship 3-Pack – Celebrating the New England Patriots’ NFL title, McFarlane Toys presents its NFL Championship 3-Pack. These highly detailed figures of Tom Brady, Julian Edelman, & James White come sculpted in New England’s road white uniform with the official Super Bowl LI patch. Figures will also come with detailed sectional bases for display. Capping off the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history, the New England Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons, 34-28 in overtime to win Super Bowl LI and earn the franchise its 5th NFL Championship.
Release Date: September, 2017
Configuration: 4 units per case
Scale: 7-inches tall
Toy Focus: McFarlane New England Patriots NFL Championship 3-Pack – The Story
The Patriots’ well-balanced attack saw them finish the NFL regular season with a 14-2 record, clinching home field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs. In the Divisional Round, New England defeated the Houston Texans 34-16, granting the team a spot in the AFC Championship game for an impressive 6th consecutive season.
Going up against the storied Pittsburgh Steelers, New England showcased its dominance on both sides of the football with a 36-17 victory, crowing them AFC Champions for the 9th time in franchise history, and sending them to Houston, TX where they would meet the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI.
Boasting one of the highest scoring offenses during the 2016 NFL season, the Atlanta Falcons scored early and scored often to start Super Bowl LI. After quarterback Matt Ryan’s touchdown pass connected with 8:31 left in the third quarter, the Falcons held a 28-3 lead. It was here where Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady engineered a comeback of historical proportions.
Shortly after an unbelievable catch by wide receiver Julian Edelman, running back James White would punch in a one yard touchdown run with just :57 remaining in the game. Brady would then complete a pass for the two point conversion tying the game at 28-28, and eventually sending the Super Bowl into overtime for the first time ever. Riding momentum all the way through the extra period, the Patriots constructed a 75-yard drive ending in another James White rushing touchdown to complete the thrilling come from behind victory 34-28.
Toy Focus: McFarlane New England Patriots NFL Championship 3-Pack – The Players
TOM BRADY – Setting the in-game record for most passing yards in Super Bowl history, quarterback Tom Brady led the Patriots all the way back from trailing by 25 points, to claim his 5th Super Bowl victory, and 4th Super Bowl MVP award, cementing his legacy as one of the best players in league history.
JULIAN EDELMAN – One of New England’s most reliable targets all season long, wide receiver Julian Edelman hauled in 5 catches totaling 87 yards during Super Bowl LI, highlighted by a miraculous catch late in the 4th quarter, keeping the New England’s comeback hopes alive.
JAMES WHITE – The unsung hero of Super Bowl LI, running back James White totaled over 120 yards from scrimmage, and scored three touchdowns in the game as well, including the game winning touchdown in overtime.