Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.
The New York Yankees are America’s team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn’t feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the ’90s dynasty.
Fans of America’s Team are going for the gold today, and it has nothing to do with the Olympics.
If you believe a recent poll, the Dallas Cowboys are no longer “America’s Team.” Responders to the survey made it clear the Cowboys weren’t beloved. In fact pollsters voted the Cowboys as America’s least favorite team.