It has been said of children that they are our future; that they will lead us; that they are much easier to track down than celebrities.
Therefore, who better to gather Super Bowl predictions from than a group of elementary school students? They are eager to discuss the fates of the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX. And after the game, those who predicted the winning team will receive a boost of confidence comparable only to staying at a Holiday Inn Express.
Here are the responses from my wife, Mrs. Wilson's, third grade class of youngerts in McGregor, Texas.
Who do you think will win the Super Bowl?
"I think the Seattle Seahawks because they are good. I will be watching the game." - Emely, age 9.
"I believe the Seahawks are gonna win. There good! I'll be playing a vidoe game or playing football outside, but I'll probably be watching the game." - Dustin, age 9.
"seattle seahawks because they beat Dailes cowboys and Dailes is a good team. I will stay be watch football." - Morgan, age 9.
"The Seahawks are gonna win because they are the best team. I remember because of one player, but I forgot. If I dont watch I will Play soccer." - Fernando, age 8.
"I think the seahawk are going to win because I don't whatch football so I gesses.
I will watch cartoonnet-work and play." - Esmeralda, age 9.
"Seattle Seahawks becos ther good. I will be wach the sopball." - Jonathan, age 8.
"I think seahawks are gonna win because seahawks are better because they beat a lot of teams. I will be waching football ineway." - Gavin, age 9.
"I think the one that starts with an s will win the superbowl because they won last year I think. I think im gonna watch it or I will do h.w." - Keely, age 9.
"I think the seattle seahawks are going to win because they are a good team. I would pLay video game." - Gerardo, age 8.
"I think the team that will win is Seattle Seahawks. I think the Seattle Seahawks is going to win because I watch the game a little bit. I will be studing my multiplication, and go to curch." - Elia, age 8.
"I think the seattle seahawks. I wach the movey some times. If I dont wach the game I will play outside and wach the movey to." - Katie, age 9.
"I think the seattle seahawks because there Good! and beat every team! If it shows a stupid team I will rather watch tv." - Hope, age 8.
"I think the Seattle Seahaws because they won the last super bowl and because I used to live in Seattle, Washington and our family would sit down and watch the Superbowl. Actually, I plan on watching it." - Shelba, age 8.
"I think that the Seattle Seawhawks are going to win because they mostly win. I am going to watch the football game. I am going to watch soccer." - Benjamin, age 8.
"I pick Seattle Seahawks because they are a good team. I will be watching foot ball." - Cory, age 9.
"Seattle Seahawks because the Seattle Seahawks won one time agents Dalles Cowboy. I will be waching super boul all the time." - Shayla, age 9.
"The Seattle Seahawks they win sometimes I wach it. I would play outside." - Destiny, age 9.
Chris is a Waco, Texas, resident, Editor in Chief of MyBriefs.com, author of the book "Sports Briefs" and the adult writer for the Gab Four. Read more of Chris' solo columns here.