Dan Shaughnessy Patriots earn Super Bowl rematch with the Giants New England leaps at opportunities in AFC Championship game ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page jim davis/globe staff The Patriots will face the New York Giants in the Super Bowl after defeating the Baltimore Ravens, 23-20. Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff Fans of the Patriots will now have a chance to see the team fight for redemption against the Giants, who defeated them in Super Bowl XLII. jim davis/globe staff Brandon Deaderick (71) and Shaun Ellis (94) celebrated after Ravens kicker Billy Cundiff (7, far right) missed a potential game-tying field goal. Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff Tom Brady dove in for a touchdown early in the fourth quarter that turned out to be the game-winner. jim davis/globe staff Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco spoke with Brady on the field after the game. barry chin/globe staff Former Patriots quarterback Drew Bledsoe, left, and team owner Robert Kraft held the AFC championship trophy. Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff Vince Wilfork sacked Joe Flacco in the first quarter. Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff The Ravens' Dannell Ellerbe #59 tried to tackle Aaron Hernandez in the second quarter. jim davis/globe staff BenJarvus Green-Ellis #42 scored in the second quarter. jim davis/globe staff Patriots receiver Wes Welker could not reach this Tom Brady pass in the second quarter. barry chin/globe staff Danny Woodhead (39) fumbled the ball in the third quarter. Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff Players tried to recover the ball after the fumble. barry chin/globe staff Rob Gronkowski ran with the ball in the third quarter. He would leave the field after this play but later returned. Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff The Ravens' Torrey Smith got away from the Patriots' Devin McCourty as he ran in for a touchdown in the third quarter. jim davis/globe staff Brandon Spikes (55) had a key interception in the fourth quarter. jim davis/globe staff Fans held up the initials for Myra Hiatt Kraft, owner Robert Kraft's late wife who passed away last summer.