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Julian Edelman named Super Bowl MVP

He finished with 10 receptions for 141 yards.

Julian Edelman earned MVP honors for the Super Bowl LIII. Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images

Receiver Julian Edelman was named the most valuable player of Super Bowl LIII on Sunday.

Edelman had 10 receptions for 141 yards in the Patriots’ 13-3 victory over the Rams. Eight of his catches went for first downs.

Edelman became only the third Patriots player to win a Super Bowl MVP award. Tom Brady and Deion Branch are the others.

This story will be updated.

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