publication date: Saturday, January 26, 2008 (part of Round XXXIII)
clue: Will this patriotic American lead his team to their first defeat of the season at this year's Super Bowl?
explanation: Brady was quarterback of the New England Patriots, which enjoyed an unbeaten season in advance of Super Bowl XLII shortly after this goo was published. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, Greg Bair, Jim Kraus, Allison Bair, JB Brenner, Jesse Vengrove, Joanne Martin, Eric Wallhagen, Jacob Martin, and John Tate