< Back to front page Text size +

Video: Jimmy Fallon puppy picks Patriots

Posted by Obnoxious Boston Fan  February 1, 2012 12:46 AM

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

At the start of the NFL season, NBC's "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" used some fast-moving puppies to predict the winner of the Super Bowl. Fallon's show started with 32 puppies, each representing a team in the NFL, contending for a shot over several nights to race each other for a chance to forecast which team would win the Super Bowl. Using Fallon's "Puppy Predictor" system, four finalists representing the Patriots, Colts, Eagles and Saints fought it out to the finish on Sept. 13. The winner of this dash for kibble designed to choose the NFL champion this season just happened to be the puppy representing the Patriots, one Bruce Mackabee. Fallon replayed the race on his show Tuesday night and then interviewed the winning puppy, who wasn't talking. Was this race an omen for Sunday? Let's hope so. Fallon will be taking his show to Indianapolis this week starting Wednesday and will be hosting a live show after the Super Bowl Sunday night on NBC. Check out the race at the 45-second mark.

We've been there for every single snap this season during our in-game fan chats. Don't miss our chat this Sunday during the Boston.com virtual tailgate. The fun begins at 5:30 p.m. and ends ... As always, let us know what you think. Post your thoughts here, on our Obnoxious Boston Fan Facebook page or e-mail them to me at obnoxiousbostonfan@hotmail.com. And don't forget to follow us on Twitter @realOBF. Thanks for reading. Pass the clicker.

This blog is not written or edited by Boston.com or the Boston Globe.
The author is solely responsible for the content.

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

 

About the author

Obnoxious Boston Fan offers a fun, unique and biting perspective on the Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins, Patriots and whatever else people are talking about in the world of sports. We More »
Share on Fancred
Share on Fancred

More community voices

Child in Mind

Corner Kicks

Dirty Old Boston

Mortal Matters

On Deck

TEDx Beacon Street

archives

Browse this blog

by category