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Out with a bang?

If Green Bay's 31-25 Super Bowl XLV triumph over Pittsburgh was the final game before an NFL lockout, how should it be remembered?

Posted by Matt Brooks on February 8, 2011 1:00 PM

There will be no work stoppage

There will be no work stoppage in the NFL because Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA leader DeMaurice Smith are too smart to let that happen when football is at its peak.

Posted by Michael Kun, on February 9, 2011 11:08 AM

That was it?

The classic Super Bowl matchup and all of its trimmings didn't live up to the hype, leaving me unsatisfied with a lockout looming.

Posted by Anthony Stalter, on February 8, 2011 1:10 PM

One to treasure

Super Bowl XLV showcased two teams with quality coaches and great front offices who were rewarded for their patience and vision with a spot in the big game -- in short, the NFL at its finest.

Posted by Jason Maloni, on February 8, 2011 1:02 PM

A deal will get done

The NFL, its owners and players know that football is at its peak and they cannot afford a lockout. Expect a deal to get done no later than June 1.

Posted by Richard Boadu & Claude Clayborne, on February 8, 2011 11:04 AM

Rodgers emerges

Super Bowl XLV will be marked by the emergence of MVP QB Aaron Rodgers, and while the NFL braces for a potential lockout, at least fans in Green Bay can cherish that winning feeling once again.

Posted by Brandon Benson, on February 8, 2011 10:54 AM

In the top 5

Super Bowl XLV was an instant classic - and the sometimes sloppy nature of the game only added to its value. But after setting a viewership record, the NFL and its players need to get over themselves and resolve their labor dispute or risk ruining a game at its peak in popularity.

Posted by Dave Goldberg, on February 8, 2011 10:35 AM


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