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Who will you be rooting for on Saturday? Baltimore or Denver?
Raj: I got a lot of criticism for fellow Patriots fans on twitter for my decision to root for the Ravens last Sunday and that isn't changing. One reason is because Ray Rice carried Rutgers to glory and I am a Jersey guy. Pride apart, I also rooted for the Ravens because let's be honest, who is a much tougher adversary for the opponent? Baltimore by far has the best chance to knock Peyton Manning off his horse (no pun intended). Indianapolis wouldn't have come close and I am not one bit keen on watching a Manning/Brady AFC Championship game. By now the Pats know this Ravens team very well but the Broncos are mysterious. Some Patriots fans want a Manning/Brady matchup. Me? I just want to be a little more confident that I can see our team in Super Bowl XLVII.
Stephen: As much as I hate to say it, I'm rooting for the Broncos to come out on top. Baltimore is a good team, and one that would be deservi...
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1. Rob Celletti (138-115-7)
2. Chris Gross (131-122-7)
3. Mike Donnelly (132-123-5)
4. Chris Celletti (127-127-6)
5. Joe Caporoso (117-136-7)
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