The persuasion of a friend is a strong thing.
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Knowing those teams and who they've got, and the coaching staffs they've got, I knew early on they had a good shot at it.
Tomorrow, the whole thing could change again. We need to be on the alert at all times.
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread