Sklaeanoski's 16-year-old granddaughter and namesake was holding a sign that read, 'We Believed Then, We Believe Now, ' with a picture of her as a 3-year-old girl in 2005 when the Eagles last played in the Super Bowl.
The Philadelphia Eagles are enroute to Minnesota, where just one more game stands between them and Super Bowl bling.
"You've got to play a damn near ideal game against them", lamented Jaguars safety Jarrod Wilson. Now as a Saints fan, we sure appreciate the Patriots doing the old "Lucy pulling the football out from Charlie Brown' against the Falcons a year ago, but is that enough to warrant support for us fans?"
"I've got great teammates and, here we are, with a chance to win the Super Bowl". "They don't make mistakes, hardly". You saw previous year they weren't the most talented team.
We'll have plenty of time to look at the specifics of the Eagles-Patriots matchup and reflect on the events that led the Birds to the doorstep of a title. But you know, sometimes momentum in every sport is a big thing and it sure seems like the Eagles have a lot of momentum. "It gives us an opportunity to do what we're supposed to do - try to put us in the best possible position".
"What New England does is New England preaches discipline and understanding your job", Theismann said, singling out lieutenants Josh McDaniels and Dan Patricia in addition to Belichick, who, along with his personnel assistants, identifies coachable players who fit in. Instead of first-and-10, it's going to be first-and-11. Following the initial report that stated he did need stitches, one of the best gunslingers in the history of the sport made a decision to wear a glove to help hide what most presumed to be a disgusting injury.
They have a fistful of rings as a result.