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Ben wins & we all Win

How does a team that America loves become a team it hates? It wins.

We’re supposed to believe that it’s because the team is filled with “Bad Guys” and “Dirty Play”, but the backlash actually starts when people get sick of someone else’s success.

There are no longer “Household Name” jerks or “Public Offenders” in Oakland, New England or Dallas, but they are loathed for periods of enduring success in combination with prior miscreants.

By contrast, we love it when the “nice guy” or “Little Engine” gets it done, it becomes the “feel good story of the year”… Indianapolis or New Orleans anyone? Wouldn’t it be great if Aaron Rodgers could help Green Bay get over their terrible breakup with Brett Favre?

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