Originally posted on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 2/1/13
We are just a little more than two days away from the final game of the 2012-2013 NFL season, with the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers playing one another in Super Bowl XLVII. All the story lines have been rehashed about 20 times an hour for the last two weeks on SportsCenter and the NFL Network, and we are just ready for some food and football (and commercials). We try to stay away from the “experts” during the run up to kickoff of the Big Game, because we try not to get lost in any narrative created by the media. But we do admit to listening to sports talk radio to and from the office. So we know of a few that have been hanging over this Super Bowl like none other as far as the actual play of these two teams. The so-called ‘experts’ will tell you that the 49ers run a gimmick offense. Another is that Baltimore is all about the pass with Joe Flacco becoming one of the better quarterbacks in the league, and the one that floored us more than anything else was that the Ravens have a great defense. It’s easy to take [...]
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