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Gronk Destroyed in Vote for Madden Video Game Cover by Adrian Peterson

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  1. patsinthesnow

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    Peterson is coming of a comeback/mvp season, Gronk missed the playoffs.
     
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    Probably because Gronk didn't do much last year compared to AP, who had a monster year. There could be Patriot-fatigue going on, I wouldn't read a whole lot more into it.
     
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    It would have been closer a year ago. Peterson is just too popular right now.
     
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    It's as simple as this: he's a Patriot. When you travel outside NE, you quickly learn how universally detested our team is.
     
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    I think its because he takes his shirt off everywhere....since self-esteem isn't an issue with him, they probably figured to give it to the guy who needed it more
     
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    As good as Gronk was last year, AP was way better. That vote makes sense to me.
     
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    vote defiantly makes sense...look at what AP did? deserves it
     
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    I am a complete Pats homer and even I voted for Peterson. No offense to Gronk, but coming back from his ACL surgery and getting that close to the All Time Rushing Record? Yeah, the vote was right.
     
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    its AP, he had one of the best years for a RB in league history and was the MVP
     
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    Good. Not to get political, but have you seen who they have elected to Congress? :)

    Oh, if you do not believe "their" judgement is suspect: Hatred of the Patriots means they can avoid the curse (!? - or is it ?!). :)

    (BTW, see my signature)
     
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    Oh, I'm absolutely convinced their judgement is suspect.
     
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    At least he lost to a great player! I'd rather he lose to AP than someone like Eli...
     
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    this is tragic news...BB should cut him
     
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    Ding, ding, ding. We have a winner!
     
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    BB knows he can't lose Gronk to the Madden curse this year, so he personally called everyone who voted and left a threatening voicemail so they'd choose AP.

    Or you can believe the whole MVP/Near record breaking season NONSENSE that everyone is claiming :rolleyes:
     
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    Adrian Peterson is one of the greatest RBs to ever carry the ball. The guy is a combination of speed, agility, explosion, and power that you just do not see.
     
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    Not going to lie, I voted against Gronk simply because I want nothing to do with the Madden curse. Call me crazy, but I just didn't want it anywhere near the Patriots.
     
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    who was on the cover last year? calvin johnson...and look what he did..the curse is stupid
     
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