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Watch: There Was A Helmet Catch On 1st Drive Of Super Bowl

This is bad news for New England.

Ten yeas ago yesterday, the New England Patriots lost the Super Bowl to the New York Giants, ending their perfect season.

One of the major reasons for the Pats' loss was Giants wide receiver David Tyree's helmet catch. Tyree's miraculous grab was the most memorable play of the Giants' final drive and the game as a whole.

On the first drive of tonight's Super Bowl, the Philadelphia Eagles had a helmet catch of their own. This one was important, albeit not as dramatic as Tyree's.

On a third down near midfield, Philly quarterback Nick Foles threw past the marker for wide receiver Torrey Smith. Smith made the leaping catch to extend the drive.

He used his helmet to complete the grab, as you can see below.

The Eagles would eventually kick a field goal to take an early 3-0 lead.

The Pats get the ball next, meaning Tom Brady will get his first crack at the Philly defense.

The Super Bowl is being broadcast on NBC.