- Aug 1, 1997
- Reaction score
- Sunset, La
By Jamison Hensley
They are playing, as coach Brian Billick puts it, "the sweethearts of the league."
"Everybody loves them, and deservedly so. You go in and beat them, you might as well go and beat up Mother Teresa - you know, 'You scums, what are you doing here?' " Billick said. "But that is what we are going to try to do, because there is a great deal of energy and emotion there right now."
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