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• Last night, in Super Bowl XLIX, the New England Patriots scored a stunning 28-24 defeat over the Seattle Seahawks, winning the franchise's fourth championship in the Tom Brady-Bill Belichick era.
KC's View:
I was honest on Friday that I was rooting for the Seahawks, and so to say the least I was stunned by the end of the game - that the Seahawks put themselves in a position to win with the most improbable of catches, and then lost the game with the most improbable of throws. There are all sorts of business metaphors here, I think, like about always going with your strength (arguably the best rusher in the league when you only have a yard or two to go to take the lead).

In the end, it isn't enough to just put yourself in a position to win the game. You actually have to win. That's what the Patriots did, and the Seahawks didn't do.

So, they'll be parading through the snow in Boston, and looking out the windows at rainy streets in Seattle. Lesson learned.