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    Curse of the East Coast Conference Award?

    In 2011, Madden NFL 11 cover athlete Drew Brees threw 22 interceptions, his quarterback rating dropped 20 points and his New Orleans Saints lost in the first round of the playoffs to a team with a losing record. As any sports fanatic is well aware of, there are many superstitions, dogmas and “curses” associated with professional teams, athletes and their performances. Some of the better-known “curses” involve athletes on the covers of video games, such as Madden and MLB: The Show. It has been said that once a star athlete makes the cover, their career spirals downward. The East Coast Conference, which Queens College is a member of, may have…