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Let's go back to Virtual Nostradamus ...

Posted by Albert Breer  September 24, 2010 09:34 AM

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Last week, in this space, I found the EA Sports Madden 2011 simulation, through ESPN.com, of the Jets-Patriots game to be a little out of whack. It wasn't because I didn't think the Jets could win, it was because I didn't think they could win through their offense.

And then, they did.

The EA Sports sim had the Jets scoring 30 points, they scored 28. It had Mark Sanchez going 21-of-32 for 242 yards, two touchdowns and no picks -- And he went 21-for-30 for 220 yards, three touchdowns and no picks. In fact, the only thing that was off was how close the game was, with EA calling it a three-point Jets win, and it evolving into a convincing knockout for New York.

Not bad, EA.

So this week, we gotta go back to EA Sports to see what they have happening, and you'll like this one ... Patriots 42, Bills 13. Tom Brady throws five touchdown passes, three to Randy Moss, while Fred Taylor grinds out 68 yards, and everything is good again for New England.
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