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A Most Super Bowl

by M.G. Siegler


Tom Brady, the Future Hall of Famer Some Love to Hate

Juliet Macur on the game:

That’s when fans saw the very thing they hope to see whenever they tune in to sports. Sometimes, yes, it’s for that schadenfreude. But really, fans don’t watch players because they are especially likable or because they follow the rules or are good citizens. They watch to see them do amazing things.
 “Down 25 points, it’s hard to imagine us winning,” Brady said later, though his teammates said they actually did imagine just that — because of Brady.


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