On Sunday, the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII, getting revenge for their 24-21 loss to the Pats 13 years ago in Super Bowl XXXIX. My friend Noah and I had talked about driving to Pittsburgh to watch the Super Bowl if they made it to the Big Game. Then my beloved Steelers were stomped by the Jaguars in the divisional round.
Luckily, Philly’s only about two hours from Baltimore, so we adjusted the plan and hopped in the car to watch the game with Eagles fans. After waiting in the rain for a few hours, we were next in line at an Irish pub when we were denied entrance.
“That’s a wrap, you’re not getting in,” the bouncer told us. Another 20...
Tom Brady gets a serious look in the second half.