Forget what Las Vegas thinks: The NFL Network crew certainly expects the Seattle Seahawks to have a big advantage in Super Bowl XLIX.
As of Sunday morning, the Patriots were 1-point Super Bowl favorites over the Seahawks, but NFL Network’s panel of experts broke down just about every matchup across the board and gave a few head-scratching nods to Seattle.
Those advantages include a unanimous approval of Seattle’s Russell Wilson over Tom Brady, as well as three out of four seeing Pete Carroll and his staff having the coaching advantage over New England’s Bill Belichick and Co.
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Don’t forget about Hall of Fame tight end Sterling Sharpe calling the wide receiver and tight end matchups a push.
We’ll know if they really know what they’re talking about in just a few hours.
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