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The wait is over. ESPN’s two-week orgy of analysis is mercifully done and we can finally watch the Ravens and the 49ers battle in Super Bowl XLVII. We thought it would be fun to check in with some Yankees and ask them what their picks were for the Big Game. Check them out. (Watch Brosius guess the exact score–he is so clutch.)
Tyler Austin | 24-21 Ravens
Dante Bichette, Jr. | 31-28 Ravens
Aaron Boone | Ravens | “I think the 49ers are the better team, but I’m taking the Ravens in a close one.”
Scott Brosius | 28-24 Ravens
Homer Bush | 28-24 49ers
Dayton Dawe | Ravens
Ty Hensley | 34-27 49ers | “I think Kap gets it done”
Tommy John | 28-17 49ers
“Bald” Vinny Milano | “Just let me know when the commercials start.”
Aaron Small | 17-13 Ravens
Nik Turley | 31-24 49ers
David Wells | 35-24 49ers
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