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Jacobs Super Bowl Journal, Day 7: Game Day!

Jacobs Super Bowl Journal, Day 7: Game Day!

Each day leading up to Super Bowl LI, Courant sports columnist Jeff Jacobs will be sending dispatches from the scene in Houston, where the Patriots will meet the Falcons Sunday night. Follow our journal for his commentary as well as much more throughout the week.

Super Bowl Sunday, 6 p.m.: Predicting The Winner

From canceled flights to pickpockets to the wonder of Tom Brady, it has been an interesting Super Bowl week in Houston.

Now, the prediction: Patriots 35, Falcons 31

A record fifth title for Tom Brady as quarterback.

Unlike a growing number of observers, I still think there will be lots of points scored in this one. That’s...

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