They get that and more after a grab by WR Ricardo Lockette and a face mask penalty on NE. Seattle calls a timeout with 0:06 close to the NE endzone.
Seattle deciding to go for a touchdown instead of the safe 3 points.
New England calls a timeout of their own. 0:06 left, Seattle on the 11 yard line.
The gamble pays off! SEA WR Chris Matthews with his second huge catch of the game ties the contest up at 14 - 14.
And we're headed to halftime. The New England Patriots are tied 14 - 14 with the Seattle Seahawks.
Where would you put your money? Here are a couple of halftime prop bets you could have made:
What color will Katy Perry's hair be when she begins the halftime show?
Black/Brown 2/1, Pink/Red 3/1, Blue/Green 3/1, Blonde 4/1, Purple 5/1
What will Katy Perry be wearing when she begins the halftime show?
Skirt or Dress 4/5, Pants (below knees) 2/1, Shorts (above knees) 2/1
SEA Russell Wilson still has only four passes completed, compared to NE Tom Brady's 20. Wilson has 84 yards and a touchdown, Brady has 177 yards and two touchdowns.
SEA WR Chris Matthews has made only two receptions in his NFL career: the 44-yarder that set up Seattle's first touchdown and the game-tying TD just before half today. Not a bad way to kick off a career.
Seattle's second touchdown drive was a 29-second, 80-yard effort.
In related halftime news, Katy Perry appears to be riding an 80-foot tall metallic Lion as she comes out singing "Roar".
Followed by what can only be described as a "chess tornado" leading into a duet with Lenny Kravitz.
Seattle was beating the Denver Broncos 22 - 0 at this point in last year's Super Bowl. They went on to win 43 -8.
The second half is underway.
Marshawn Lynch rips off a solid run and Chris Matthews -- again -- has a huge catch.
SEA WR Matthews' 45-yard catch takes the team deep into Patriots territory.
Lynch gets stuffed on 3rd and 1 at the 8 yard line. Seattle field goal unit coming out for a 27-yard attempt.
Seattle up 17-14 after SEA K Hauschka boots a 27-yard field goal through the middle of the uprights. We're about four minutes into the second half.
After looking completely outmatched for most of the first half, the Seahawks have put up about 150 yards and 10 points in less than five minutes of play. Seattle has their first lead of the game, NE 14 - 17 SEA.
Brady and the Patriots looking to shift the momentum back their way. They're looking at 3rd down and 6 yards to go with 10:09 left in the 3rd quarter.
NE TE Gronkowski gets the 1st down. Two quick plays later and the Pats are looking at another 3rd down.
INTERCEPTION by Seattle, with a flag on the play
The penalty came after the pick, so Seattle keeps the ball. Tom Brady throws an intercepted for the second time today.
SEA WR Chris Matthews makes another catch. Matthews was the 2012 CFL rookie of the year with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.
Seattle is really taking it to the Patriots now. QB Wilson runs 15 yards, Lynch runs another 14. The Seahawks have the ball on the New England 4 yard line.
SEA WR Doug Baldwin is left wide open in the endzone to put the Seahawks up 24 - 14. The second half Seahawks are looking like the first half Patriots, minus the turnovers.
It took about 25 minutes for SEA QB Russell Wilson to complete his first pass. Fifteen minutes later he's got 141 yards and two touchdowns.
And SEA RB Marshawn Lynch is in full beast mode, totaling 88 yards and a score on 19 carries so far. There's 4:48 left in the third quarter.
New England has the ball back, trying to narrow this 10-point gap. Brady completes a pass, which is called back on a 10-yard penalty.
New England forced to punt. Seattle gets the ball back with 3:15 left in the quarter.
The largest deficit ever overcome in a Super Bowl? 10 points, by the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl 22. Washington won that game 42 - 10. A New England comeback win tonight would tie that record.
The fourth quarter is underway. Seattle has the ball in their own half after a New England punt.
Scoring round up:
1st Quarter: No scoring
2nd Quarter: NE TD, T. Brady to B. LaFell (7-0)
SEA TD, M. Lynch 3 yard run (7-7)
NE TD, T. Brady to R. Gronkowski (14-7)
SEA TD, R. Wilson to C Matthews (14-14)
3rd Quarter: SEA FG (14-17)
SEA TD, R. Wilson to D Baldwin (14-24)
Three and out for Seattle. New England will start with the ball on their own 32 yard line. 12:22 left in the game.
Brady gets sacked to start the drive. That was Seattle's first sack of the game.
Nice grab by Edelman to keep the drive alive. He tried to tack on a dozen more yards after contact but was ruled down on the play. First down Patriots.
Seattle hit with a personal foul. The Patriots get 15 bonus yards and end up inside the Seattle 30.