Super Bowl 53: Patriots’ Edelman named MVP Previous Gallery 1 / 6 Super Bowl MVP: Patriots receiver Julian Edelman celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after New England's 13-3 victory over the Los Angeles Rams Sunday in Super Bowl 53 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. (Al Bello/Getty Images) 2 / 6 Julian Edelman is the first wide receiver to win Super Bowl MVP honors since Pittsburgh's Santonio Holmes won in 2009 in Super Bowl 43 (XLIII). (Curtis Comptonemail@example.com) 3 / 6 Julian Edelman had 10 receptions for 141 yards in the victory over the Rams. (Bob Andresfirstname.lastname@example.org) 4 / 6 Julian Edelman is tackled by Rams cornerback Aqib Talib during first-quarter action. (John Spinkemail@example.com) 5 / 6 As the Super Bowl MVP, Julian Edelman will be headed to Disney World - the usual prize for the most valuable player in the big game - along with QB Tom Brady. (Curtis Comptonfirstname.lastname@example.org) 6 / 6 Julian Edelman catches passes while warming up prior to the game. (Curtis Comptonemail@example.com). Related Super Bowl 53: Edelman delivers again, and again, and again Super Bowl 53: Patriots’ Edelman named MVP Super Bowl LIII: What you need to know about Atlanta’s Super Bowl Sign up for e-newsletters Want more news? Sign up for free e-newsletters to get more of AJC delivered to your inbox.