There are few things more punishing than having Joe Buck ear-rape an audience for three hours as he calls a game, but in the end it was all worth it.
Thanks to some questionable officiating and Colin Kaepernick’s stunning inability to progress through his reads, the Seattle Seahawks are meeting the Broncos in the Super Bowl.
Maybe it’s the gin talking, but damn this was a satisfying day. Both Harbaugh and Belichick were allowed to get tantalizingly close to victory, only to have their dreams dashed right before our eyes. And the fact that Harbaugh had to lose to Pete Caroll, a guy he absolutely despises, made it even sweeter.