Stephen Ross: To Much Ado Over Super Bowl Comments

June 12, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

What was Stephen Ross supposed to say?
"You know, I think this team will be lucky to finish at .500," or "Maybe we'll get to 9-7 or 10-6. Hey, maybe we'll even reach the playoffs, but who knows?"
When asked what he expected out of his Miami Dolphins this season, second-year team owner Stephen Ross gave an answer that every NFL owner would have, "I think in February, we will be playing in the Super Bowl."
But, for some reason, Ross' response caused an absolute media uproar.
And for the life of me, I can't figure out why.
See, every fan, regardless of how bad their team's outlook may be, desires a Super Bowl victory (I hope).  
And every fan should expect that the entire organization they are supporting feels the same way.
Even Detroit Lions fans, who would have been satisfied with one single win in 2009, would have been happy to hear that their owner was striving for a Super Bowl, no matter how ridiculous and outlandish he might have sounded in th...

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