Lovato, Eagles Win Super Bowl LII
By ODU Athletics
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Former Old Dominion University long snapper Rick Lovato helped the Philadelphia Eagles defeat the New England Patriots 41-33 in Super Bowl LII Sunday night.
Lovato was perfect on all of his field/extra points snaps and his punt snap on Sunday night.
Lovato is the first Monarch to do the following in the NFL:
Play and win a Super Bowl
Play in an NFL regular-season game
Play in a playoff game
Play all 16 games in an NFL regular season
World Series and Super Bowl Champion
ODU is one of five schools this year to claim a World Series and Super Bowl Champion.
|Old Dominion||Justin Verlander (WS), Rick Lovato (SB)|
|Arkansas||Dallas Keuchel (WS), Jason Peters (SB)|
|Conn.||George Springer (WS), Will Beatty (SB)|
|LSU||Alex Bregman (WS), Donnie Jones, Jalen Mills (SB)|
|Virginia||Derek Fisher (WS), Chris Long, Rodney McLeod (SB)|