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And the Snuggie Goes To...

Giants win Super Bowl, and one lucky reader takes home a Patch Snuggie.

Update:

While a lot of you called it for the Patriots in the comments, the Giants took this year's Super Bowl in a game that started slow but turned into a nailbiter. Reader (and Elk Grove Patch blogger) Mark Paxson wins a Patch Snuggie with the closest guess to the game's score. Mark guessed 27-20, while the final score was 21-17 for the Giants. Congratulations, Mark! And thanks to all of you for playing our Super Bowl guessing game.

Original story:

Whether you're a football fanatic or you have no interest in the Super Bowl, throw some numbers out there and you could win a Patch Snuggie!

Here's a preview of the game between The New England Patriots and the New York Giants, in case you want some help. 

Whoever correctly guesses the winning team and gets the closest to the final score will win. Place your guesses in the comments below this story

Your comments must be posted before kickoff, which begins about 3:30 p.m. In the event of a tie, please also guess who the Most Valuable Player will be.

If you share this story on Facebook and one of your friends win the contest, we'll give you a tote filled with Patch trinkets as well. So, share!

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Contest Rules

  • The entry period will go through kickoff of the Super Bowl, or about 3:30 p.m. PT on Sunday.
  • In order to enter, you must leave a comment at the bottom of this page with your prediction which team will win, the final score and who you think the Most Valuable Player will be.
  • You may enter as often as you would like but give different scores and/or winning teams/MVPs.
  • One winner will be selected who guesses the correct winning team and is closest to the final score. The tiebreaker is who will be the MVP.
  • The prize will be one Patch Snuggie.
  • The winners' information will be posted after the close of the contest following the Super Bowl game.
Dakota McKinney February 05, 2012 at 08:15 PM
New England 72-50 Brady
Rudy Bradley February 05, 2012 at 11:07 PM
New England 31 Giants 41 MVP Manning
Felicia Mello February 05, 2012 at 11:39 PM
All right, time's up for guessing. Let's see if we have a winner!
Mark Paxson February 06, 2012 at 03:00 AM
Too bad this wasn't horseshoes.
Felicia Mello February 06, 2012 at 04:33 AM
It wasn't horseshoes, Mark, but you still won a Snuggie with the closest guess to the final score. (See above.) Email me your address, and we'll send along the Snuggie.

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