This is the live blog for the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XLVII. I’ll update this frequently with information and analysis from my living room in Oakland.
6:53 Ngata has a sprained knee and his return is doubtful.
6:54 Rice up the middle for four. Second and six from the 14.
6:55 Flacco play fakes and hits Boldin for nine yards and a first down. First and goal at the five.
6:55 Rice up the middle for four yards. Second and goal from the one.
6:56 Rice up the middle for no gain.
6:56 Flacco drops back, gets pressure and throws it away. They’re going to go for a field goal.
6:57 The Ravens make it. 31-23 Ravens with 12:54 left in the fourth quarter.
7:00 James returns it to the 24 yard line.
7:01 Gore runs around the right end for five.
7:02 From the pistol, Kaepernick play fakes and hits Moss down the left sideline for 32 yards.
7:03 Gore runs up the middle for 21 yards.
7:03 Kaepernick runs up the middle for three yards. Second and seven from the 15.
7:04 Kaepernick scrambles around the left end for a touchdown. They’re going for two.
7:05 The Ravens blitz and Kaepernick throws it over Moss’ head. The score remains 31-29 Ravens. 9:57 left in the fourth quarter.
7:08 Jones returns the kickoff to the 21 yard line.
7:09 Justin Smith is out. Flacco checks down to Rice, who gains four.
7:10 Rice loses three. Bowman tackles him behind the line of scrimmage. Third and nine.
7:10 Flacco throws to Torrey Smith and Culliver is flagged for pass interference. First and ten at the 36.
7:11 Pierce up the middle for two.
7:12 Flacco hits Boldin for eight yards and a first down.
7:13 The 49ers are challenging the spot.
7:16 The refs rule Boldin was a half-yard short. Third and a half yard at the 45.
7:17 Flacco audibles and throws to Boldin. He catches it over Rogers. First down. Gain of 15. First and 10 at the SF 40.
7:17 Rice runs around the left side for 13 yards and a first down.
7:18 Rice gains two yards.
7:19 Rice up the middle for 1. Third and seven.
7:19 Both Aldon Smith and Ahmad Brooks were offside. Five-yard penalty. Third and two.
7:21 Flacco throws low for Pitta and he can’t catch it. The ball goes through his hands and his legs.
7:21 The Ravens make the field goal. 34-29 Ravens with 4:19 left.
7:25 Gore up the middle for seven.
7:25 Kaepernick looks deep and scrambles to the right for nine yards. First and 10 at the 36.
7:26 Kaepernick throws deep for Vernon Davis and he drops it.
7:27 Zero pressure, Kaepernick throws down the middle for Crabtre. Gain of 24. First and 10 at the Ravens’ 40.
7:28 Gore runs around the left side for 33 yards. First and goal at the 7.
7:28 James up the middle for two yards, and it’s the two-minute warning.
7:32 Kaepernick rolls right and fires to Crabtree but he drops it.
7:33 The 49ers call timeout before the play clock expires.
7:34 Kaepernick throws to Crabtree in the flat and Jimmy Smith knocks it loose. Incomplete. Fourth and five.
7:35 The Ravens blitz up the middle, Kaepernick throws a pop fly prayer out of the back of the end zone to Crabtree. Incomplete. The Ravens take over at the 49ers’ five yard line.
7:37 Rice up the middle for two yards. The 49ers take their final timeout.
7:38 Pierce runs around the left side for no gain.
7:39 On third and eight, Flacco hands off to Leach, who runs up the middle for one yard. The Ravens take a timeout with 11 seconds left.
7:41 The Ravens take a safety. 34-31 Ravens. They wasted seven seconds. Four seconds left and the Ravens will punt to the 49ers. They have to return this for a touchdown to win.
7:45 The Ravens tackle Ginn at midfield. The Ravens win by three.