Originally posted on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 1/25/12
Losing is never fun. But what the Patriots nearly accomplished during the 2007 season, only to have it snatched it away with the 17-14 loss to the Giants in the Super Bowl, it left many players devastated.  Jarvis Green was one of several former players from the 2007 team I interviewed for today’s story talking about the possible revenge factor in the rematch. His recollections of the immediate aftermath of the Super Bowl of four years ago were incredibly poignant. Green had Eli Manning in his grasp only to lose the Giants quarterback on that fateful completion to David Tyree that set up the winning score. The former Pats defensive lineman told me he couldn’t sleep for weeks thinking about that game, that play, what could have been. (more…)
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