Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Pray for a win for our team

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 25: A Collingwood fan reacts as she watches the final minutes of the AFL Grand Final match between the Collingwood Magpies and the St Kilda Saints on a large television screen at the Collingwood Football Clubs Live Site at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl on September 25, 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

The next time you are watching a tight football game, towards the end, when there is a timeout you will see this gesture from the fans of the team that is behind.

When at the actual sporting event, especially in bowl games, where the score is going back and forth, it is almost cosmical to see the fan gestures sway back and forth between positive and hopeful...◦