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Jan 25th, 2003, 08:45 AM
Tennis Players Predict Super Bowl Winner
Posted on 1/24/2003 at 4:33 PM

The following are Super Bowl predictions from the world of tennis...

Andy Roddick, U.S. Davis Cup team member - Tampa Bay 24-17 - "Go Bucs!"

Martina Navratilova, Nine-time Wimbledon singles champion - Tampa Bay 24-17
- "The new Gruden wins over the old Gruden."

James Blake, U.S. Davis Cup team member - Oakland 30-17 - "I can't handle
all the Bucs fans here in Tampa."

Pam Shriver, 1988 Olympic Gold Medalist and five-time US Open doubles
champion - Oakland 31-28 - "If Serena Williams does not win the Australian
Open, I'm going with Oakland, but if she does win then I'll go with her
favorite team, Tampa Bay 35-31."

Patrick McEnroe, U.S. Davis Cup Captain - Oakland 31-17 - "Da Raiders are a
combination of Sampras and Agassi. They have just too many guns. Big Al
finally gets payback."

Mardy Fish, U.S. Davis Cup team member - Tampa Bay 24-23 - "It's the year of
the Bay. Gruden gets his revenge on Oakland!"

Todd Martin, 1999 U.S. Open finalist and nine-time member of the U.S. Davis
Cup team - Oakland 24-20 - "Raider nation will have their day in the sun."

Justin Gimelstob, Former U.S. Davis Cupper and former mixed doubles partner
of Venus Williams - Tampa Bay 24-21 - "I have a special place in my heart
for obsessive, compulsive's like John Gruden."

Bob and Mike Bryan, Identical twins and top American doubles team - Oakland
31-24 - "We like Tampa Bay's coach "Chuckie" because his face and intensity
remind us of Jim Courier, but we gotta go with the California team."

Murphy Jensen, 1993 French Open doubles champion - Oakland 86-3 - "Did you

Jan 25th, 2003, 08:54 AM
I don't know what I'd have done without Pam's prediction. *calls bookie*

Lord, imagine if football players were asked to predict tennis scores. :D