Originally Posted by ThirtyDegrees
If Champ Bailey had made the play just once on any of the multiple times he was embarrassed, we win. Period.
If Manning had made the play on any of the three times he gave Baltimore the ball in scoring range, we win. Period.
Those plays were so early in the game, they would've changed every play call afterwards and there's no telling what might've happened then. You can't say "we win, period".