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A rivalry is about to be renewed in the NFL as Tom Brady faces Peyton Manning for the first time as the signal caller for the Denver Broncos. It's always difficult to make bold predictions when these two first ballot Hall of Fame quarterbacks meet, but let's take a look at three big, bad bold predictions for the Sunday afternoon match up at Gillette Stadium.Bold Prediction #1 – It's Going to be a Shoot Out!Both Peyton Manning and Tom Brady will air the ball out early and often in this game, as both quarterbacks try and show that they have the dominate aerial attack. Brady has new receiver Brandon Lloyd to bolster the Patriots passing game and Manning has shown chemistry with his stable of receivers with Eric Decker and Demariyus Thomas.Look for both offenses to challenge the opponent with long passes, but one real factor will be who can balance things out with a solid rushing attack as well. The key will be who can open up a lead early in the game and attempt to keep the...
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