The quest for Super Bowl XLV will kickoff this weekend with the first games of the NFL postseason. On Saturday, fans will gear up for the first postseason game when the defending Super Bowl champs, the New Orleans Saints, take on the Seattle Seahawks. Fans were ecstatic when the Saints beat the Colts in last year’s Super Bowl to win New Orleans their first league championship. With New Orleans as the heavy favorites going into the game, Drew Brees and the Saints hope to give fans a second showing of last year’s postseason. Saturday’s second game has the New York Jets looking for a rematch of last year’s AFC Championship when they take on Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts in Indianapolis. Indianapolis fans hope to provide all the noise they can to give Manning a winning edge at home. Who do you think will pull out the win? Will it be the Saints or the Seahawks? The Colts or the Jets? As for the bigger picture, who are your picks for the NFC and AFC championships? And most importantly, who is going to walk away with Super Bowl XLV?
NFL postseason requires a lot of preparation from players, coaches, and of course all of the fans who will be looking to cheer on their team to Super Bowl XLV. An interesting video clip, however, shows that it isn’t just the teams that have to put in a lot of work for a game. Turns out that Wilson, the official manufacturer for all official NFL game footballs, puts in a lot of work as well.