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Old 02-04-2018, 01:32 PM
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35-10 Patriots
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Old 02-04-2018, 02:58 PM
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Patriots blow this one out. Over at half-time. This will be the first Patriots blow out ever.
Foles gets sacked.
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Old 02-04-2018, 04:38 PM
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Many a dollar has been won at the racetrack over the years by putting a bold red line through the name of any horse I selected, but......

Philadelphia 27
New England 21
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Old 02-04-2018, 05:30 PM
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I am hoping for the Eagles to win - don't care how or by how much.

But, for my pick 'em league, I picked Pats 37-10 in not only the coldest Super Bowl ever, but the most boring.
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Old 02-04-2018, 10:33 PM
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The Eagles are a complete team. The Pats are a one man show. Without Brady, no way are the Pats even a playoff contender, let alone a Super Bowl contender. The Eagles beat the Pats with a back up QB. Foiles looked amazing. I would have liked the Eagles to have played better D, but the D stepped up when it really mattered.
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Old 02-04-2018, 10:41 PM
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Old 02-04-2018, 11:01 PM
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For me the key was that NE played very unimaginative defense and did not adjust at all as the game went on. They basically just sat back in coverage and gave Foles all the time in the world to complete mostly short to medium passes. I don't recall a single third down stop until the final FG. Granted the Eagles have a great front line, and obviously that's a big part of it, but NE needed to do something at least to try to disrupt his rhythm but did not. I thought NE did well to stay competitive despite the poor defense and kicking glitches.
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Old 02-04-2018, 11:46 PM
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Originally Posted by KCRfan1 View Post
I am surprised at how many believe the Eagles will win the game.

Help me out.

I can think of any number of reasons why NE will win, but have no answers why Philly will.

What am I missing with the Eagles?

This is why I don't gamble or play fantasy football......Congratulations to the Eagles and their fans!
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Old 02-05-2018, 02:57 PM
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Originally Posted by frankbmd View Post
Four quarters. CHECK

Possible OT. CHECK

One team will win. CHECK

All balls will be properly inflated. CHECK

At least one coach will wear a hoodie. CHECK, NE OFFENSIVE COORDINATOR McDANIELS

Ratings will be disappointing. CHECK - EIGHT YEAR LOW

There will be 9 injury time out commercials. 2 of 3 timeouts with 3 commercials per timeout - NEEDED ONE MORE INJURY TIMEOUT

An extra point will be missed. CHECK. CHECK.

The roof of the new stadium will not collapse due to the weight of the snow, like the roof of the former stadium in Minneapolis. CHECK

Justin Timberlake will expose his chest at half time. NOPE, OH WAIT JANET WASN'T THERE
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Old 02-05-2018, 04:17 PM
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patriots blow this one out. Over at half-time. This will be the first patriots blow out ever.
Foles gets sacked.

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