Originally posted on Projo Pats Blog  |  Last updated 1/30/12
By Corey Bourassa EA Sports recently conducted its Madden NFL video game Super Bowl simulation and Patriots' fans will not like the outcome. The Patriots rally from a 24-10 deficit in the fourth quarter and tie it on a Tom Brady 14-yard TD pass to Wes Welker. But Eli Manning, who was named the game's MVP, leads the game-winning drive to set up kicker Lawrence Tynes' field goal as time expires to give the Giants a 27-24 victory. Rob Gronkowski, who is nursing an ankle injury, played in the simulated game and caught a first half touchdown. The Madden simulation has predicted the right winner in six of the last eight Super Bowls. The only two incorrect games: the 2007 Super Bowl when the Giants beat the Patriots and last year's game when the Packers beat the Steelers.
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