The Superbowl kicks off here shortly... any fans back in IRL of either the Steelers or Packers?
When I came to the US first I thought American football to be the biggest waste of time ever played by a bunch of steroid bloated knuckleheads wearing more body armour than the army wondering around Anbar province & the length of a game seems more designed for ad breaks than sport but...
The more I've watched it, the more I come to understand that it actually contains as much strategy as any professional ball game & some of these players are true athletes;
> Anybody watching it? ( & yeah I do know it goes on until well after midnight GMT!)