Getting a tattoo to proclaim your favorite team as champions before it happens is becoming a trend, and it's never been a smart thing to do. It's an especially risky move when your team isn't among the projected title contenders.
A Seattle Seahawks fan was "rewarded" for getting a Super Bowl XLVIII champions tattoo before last season. However, for every fan who is able to correctly predict a championship with a tattoo, there are many others who now have permanent marks of shame on their bodies.
One Dallas Cowboys fan showed he is expecting big things out of his team this season:
In his eyes, a team that has had three consecutive 8-8 seasons with three straight losses in winner-take-all Week 17 games is a lock to win Super Bowl XLIX.