(LAEKWOOD RANCH, FL) – This Sunday, Feb. 5, the Atlanta Falcons take on the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas. Both teams carry pretty big fan bases with them as they try winning a title for their cities and fans. Even fans at LRHS are excited yet nervous at the same time.
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Patriots fan and senior Mac Caron explains his feelings, “I’m super excited because I think we will win but I’m nervous as well because they’re a really good team.”
Junior Mitch Turner said, “I want Atlanta to win because they never have before. The Patriots always win so I’m rooting for the underdog.”
Junior Jonathan Barker said, “I think the Patriots will win because of their excellent head coach and quarterback combination.”
Fans’ opinions are vastly different because the Patriots are both one of the most popular teams and one of the most disliked teams in the NFL. However, some fans put the teams aside and just want to watch a good game.
Junior Matthew Belisario said, “I don’t care who wins but I want to see a good game.”
Junior Cade Wessel said, “I can’t root for either team so I just want to see a close game and all the commercials.”