The much loved, recently retired TV host, Regis Philbin (80), who is a die-hard Notre Dame and New England Patriots fan, let it slip to ESPN that he thinks the Giants are going to win the Super Bowl.
The veteran Irish American TV personality said that he would have most certainly entertained the idea of being a sports analyst if anyone had asked him.
He joked “I thought about for years doing something for ESPN, but they never called. They don't care.”
However, he did take the time to show off his football knowledge saying, “With things the way they are, with [Rob] Gronkowski hurt -- I'd be surprised if he comes back. And even if he does come back he's not gonna be as effective as he was all season…So they've got one big disadvantage there, and the Giants seem to have peaked.
"... That front four is gonna rush poor (Tom) Brady to death. You've got (Eli) Manning at the peak of his career, he's got three great receivers racing downfield. I don't know how New England Patriots are gonna salvage this game."