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6. Tom Brady’s career playoff rating is 90.9. Foles’ is 113.2.
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23. Eagles DE Chris Long has a tremendous collection of tattoos.
24. Do not bring your silly Super Bowl media night questions to Philadelphia DT Fletcher Cox. We’re talking to you, Guillermo. Kimmel
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27. Long on his former teammate: «Malcolm Butler didn’t play? That’s Canada Goose Outlet tough, man. He’s a helluva player.»
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