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Setting The Stage For Super Bowl XLIX

A detailed view of a logo for the upcoming Super Bowl XLIX between the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots in an NFL fan on January 28, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)
A detailed view of a logo for the upcoming Super Bowl XLIX between the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots in an NFL fan on January 28, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

The New England Patriots will try to put the “Deflate Gate” controversy behind them in Sunday’s Super Bowl game against the Seattle Seahawks.

The Patriots are looking for a sort of redemption. They’ve won three Super Bowls, but none since 2005.

The Seahawks were probably happy to see all the attention played to underinflated footballs. They have a chance to win back-to-back Super Bowls and the last team to do that was yes, you guessed it, New England.

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