The "respect" angle is just a way for these athletes and coaches to segue from one cliche to the next. Zzzzzzzzz ... It's just another reason why only one week is needed between the playoffs and the Super Bowl.
Patrick R. Lynch
"Respect" hype? That's a new one on me. You see that from players after the games when they meet and hug the other guys in the middle of the field. The other stuff is blather.
It's the game of a lifetime. There should be no reason for any other motivational angles. If you can't get up for this game, retire.
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