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FACT OF THE DAY: Tom Brady of the New England Patriots will be playing in his ninth Super Bowl game tomorrow. There are fours teams in the NFL that have never made it to the big game.
So which are the teams to who haven’t reached the Super Bowl? That would be the Jacksonville Jaguars, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, and the Cleveland Browns.
FACT OF THE DAY: In the final week of the 2018 NFL (National Football League) regular season, New England Patriots QB Tom Brady made history. He became the 4th quarterback in NFL history to have 6,000 pass completions. The other three are, not surprisingly, Drew Brees, Brett Favre, and Peyton Manning.
FACT OF THE DAY: By throwing 50 touchdowns during the 2018 NFL (National Football League) regular season, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes joined an exclusive club. He became the 3rd QB to reach the 50 touchdown mark in one season. He joins Peyton Manning (55 in 2013) of the Denver Broncos and Tom Brady (50 in 2007) of the New England Patriots.
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FACT OF THE DAY: This past Sunday night, October 14, 2018, the NFL (National Football League) achieved a first in the New England Patriots vs. Kansas City Chiefs game. With the Patriots 43-40 victory, the NFL achieved its FIRST EVER game to end with this particular score. Keep in mind the NFL started in 1920 and this final score had never happened before.
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FACT OF THE DAY: Today is Super Bowl LII, featuring the New England Patriots vs. the Philadelphia Eagles. In the 52 years of Super Bowl history, no NFL team has ever won the the Lombardi Trophy in their home stadium.
In fact, the curse is so strong that no host team has even made it to the big Super Bowl game. The Minnesota Vikings came within one game of making it this year. They were close, but just not close enough.