Die Hard: Can You Really Claim You Are a “Die Hard” Fan?

January 15, 2011   ·     ·   Jump to comments

How many "die hard" fans have you met in the past two weeks? My guess, too many to count.
With the NFL Playoffs in full swing, many "die hard" fans have busted out their dusted up gear that sat in the closet for over a year, or at least since their team made the playoffs last, to cheer on their team.
I have no problem with you cheering for your favorite team. There is absolutely nothing wrong with jumping on the bandwagon of the Seahawks, Ravens, Steelers, etc. Being a fan of these teams has made the NFL what it is today.
What I do have a problem with is when these bandwagon fans declare themselves as "die hard" fans.
Really? Yes really.
"Die hard" is described as someone not easily swayed from their belief.
That is the complete opposite of being a bandwagon fan. Being a bandwagon fan is easily being swayed of their belief depending on how well the team that they have chosen to cheer for is currently doing.
So what do I do as a "die hard" NF...

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