The statistical method suggests a close game. Super Bowls tend to be emotion festivals. I believe that a guy named Brady is on a mission. If Mr. Belichick keeps Brady focused, this game will not be quite as close as the numbers would prognosticate.
ATLANTA NEW ENGLAND
Net Offensive Yards (Season) 714 957
Net Avg. Offensive Yards/Play 1.1 0.62
Net Touchdowns (Season) 15 24
3rd Down Conversion (%) 42.1 45.8
PATRIOTS BY 8.