The HBS: Infamous Decisions (Super Bowl XLIX Recap)
By: Mike Asti and George Gerbo
After possibly the most controversial NFL season ever, it’s only fitting it ends with one of most controversial decisions in Super Bowl history. Instead of the Seahawks winning back to back titles, the Patriots have once again reclaimed their place at top of football’s mountain.
Mike “the Buzz-saw” Asti and George “the Howitzer” Gerbo recap the Super Bowl hangover. When things get asinine and create debate, your favorite sports genius’ are always around to enjoy it all.
Did Pete Carroll make a bad decision for the ages? Will his call to pass over running on the goal line stain his great coaching career? Could losing in such gut wrenching fashion destroy the Seattle locker room? What would coach Mike and George have done in that situation?
Now with four Super Bowl rings, has Tom Brady earned greatest quarterback of all-time status? Despite a much younger core group of star players, are the Seahawks actually not in a better position to return to the big game? Where does Super Bowl XLIX rank among the best Super Bowls? Great game, down to the final seconds, and Missy Elliot! What more could you want?
It wasn’t just about the Super Bowl in the sports world this week. Syracuse, as a response to a seven-year old scandal, has placed a postseason ban on themselves. This may fool the sheep, but Mike isn’t buying it.
The Howitzer and Buzz-saw, conquering sports radio, one day, at a time….