America's favorite game and speculation go together like centers and quarterbacks.
Every dropped pass. Every missed field goal. Every interception or botched play or bad call is over-analyzed and recounted on talk radio and message boards, by analysts on ESPN to the curmudgeon in the Men's Warehouse suit on the 11 o'clock news.
In football, the what-ifs flow like Gatorade from a five-gallon cooler.
This is the power of the NFL. It's king among sports, a muscled-up, gritty, big-hitting package that compels your bros and your mother alike. So naturally, we have questions, arguments and theories.
Some of these you'll remember vividly in HD clarity. Others are sepia-toned throwbacks. What they all have in common is that they're the top when it comes to our retrospect-powered examinations into the past.