Photos: The view from inside the stadium during the big game


The sun shines through the glass of US Bank Stadium
1 The sun shines through the glass of US Bank Stadium as Super Bowl attendees make their way around the concourse before the game. 
Firefighter Pat Driscoll of Lawrence, Mass. walks through the concourse.
2 Firefighter Pat Driscoll of Lawrence, Mass. walks through the concourse before the Super Bowl. 
A man wearing a Patriots blazer cuts through the crowd.
3 A man wearing a Patriots blazer cuts through the crowd. 
Minneapolis police stand on guard with assault rifles inside the stadium.
4 Minneapolis police stand on guard with assault rifles inside of US Bank Stadium. 
A Philadelphia Eagles fan rides the escalator
5 A Philadelphia Eagles fan rides the escalator. 
Irene Mecchi, right, and her daughter, Deb, inside the main concourse.
6 Irene Mecchi, right, and her daughter, Deb, stand for a portrait inside the main concourse before the game. From Rhode Island and attending their first Super Bowl, they said the weather didn't bother them, "It's the same we've been having back home." 
Leslie Odom Jr. sings 'America the Beautiful' before Super Bowl LII.
7 Leslie Odom Jr. sings 'America the Beautiful' before Super Bowl LII. 
New England Patriots fans mug for photos.
8 New England Patriots fans mug for photos before the game. 
Eagles fan A.J. Brown of New Jersey poses for a portrait.
9 Eagles fan A.J. Brown of New Jersey poses for a portrait. "This dynasty is a joke," Brown said about the Patriots. 
A fan takes a photo on his cell phone.
10 A fan takes a photo on his cell phone prior to the game. 
The Philadelphia Eagles take the field in Super Bowl LII.
11 The Philadelphia Eagles take the field. 
The New England Patriots take the field.
12 The New England Patriots take the field. 
Pink sings the national anthem prior.
13 Pink sings the national anthem prior to Super Bowl LII. 
Jalen Mills (31) of the Philadelphia Eagles kneels on the field.
14 Jalen Mills (31) of the Philadelphia Eagles kneels on the field prior to the game. 
Karl-Anthony Towns of the Timberwolves on the sidelines as a photographer.
15 Karl-Anthony Towns of the Timberwolves on the sidelines as a photographer. 
A view of the coin toss prior to Super Bowl LII.
16 A view of the coin toss prior to Super Bowl LII. 
Pink sings the national anthem.
17 A flag fills the field as Pink sings the national anthem. 
Every camera angle is displayed on monitors inside of a control room.
18 Every camera angle in US Bank stadium is displayed on monitors inside of a control room. 
Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery catches a touchdown pass.
19 Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery catches a touchdown pass in front of New England Patriots cornerback Eric Rowe. 
The Patriots line up to kick a field goal.
20 The Patriots line up to kick a field goal during the first quarter. 
Justin Timberlake performs in the middle of the field for half time.
21 Justin Timberlake performs onstage in the middle of the field for half time. 
US Bank Stadium lights up purple during the Super Bowl halftime show.
22 US Bank Stadium lights up purple during the Super Bowl halftime show in honor of Prince. 
Justin Timberlake performs during the Super Bowl LII halftime show.
23 The University of Minnesota marching band performs with Justin Timberlake during the halftime show. 
Rob Gronkowski of the Patriots celebrates his 4-yard 4th quarter touchdown.
24 Rob Gronkowski of the Patriots celebrates his 4-yard fourth quarter touchdown reception. 
Four Patriots fan celebrate after their team scored a touchdown.
25 Four Patriots fan celebrate after their team scored a touchdown in the beginning of the fourth quarter. 
Derek Barnett  of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates recovering a fumble.
26 Derek Barnett of the Eagles celebrates recovering a fumble during the fourth quarter. 
Philadelphia fans hoist a child into the air
27 Philadelphia fans hoist a child into the air after their team scored a touchdown during the fourth quarter. 
Maria Torres of Philadelphia cheers as the Eagles pull back ahead.
28 Maria Torres of Philadelphia cheers as the Eagles pull back ahead in the fourth quarter. 
The Eagles celebrate after defeating the Patriots.
29 The Philadelphia Eagles celebrate after defeating the New England Patriots 41-33. 
Jalen Mills of the Eagles celebrates.
30 Jalen Mills of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates. 
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick walks off the field.
31 Patriots head coach Bill Belichick walks off the field after the NFL Super Bowl 52. 
Vinny Curry of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates.
32 Vinny Curry of the Eagles celebrates on the field. 
A Philadelphia Eagles fan cries as the team gets the Lombardi Trophy
33 A Philadelphia Eagles fan, who was too distraught to give her name, cries as the Eagles receive the Lombardi Trophy. 
An eagles fan yells while walking down the concourse.
34 An Eagles fan yells while walking down the concourse toward the exit. 
The Philadelphia Eagles celebrate after defeating the New England Patriots.
35 The Philadelphia Eagles celebrate after defeating the New England Patriots 41-33. 
Brandon Graham and Beau Allen, right, celebrate.
36 Brandon Graham and Beau Allen, right, who grew up in Minnesota, celebrate. 
Nick Foles of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates with his daughter Lily.
37 Nick Foles of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates with his daughter Lily Foles . 
A Patriots fan heads toward the exit
38 A Patriots fan heads toward the exit of US Bank Stadium after the end of the Super Bowl. 
New England and Philadelphia fans descend escalators
39 New England and Philadelphia fans descend escalators on their way out of US Bank Stadium after the Super Bowl.