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Super Bowl XLIX: Obama, in pregame interview, declines to pick winner
Super Bowl XLIX: Obama, in pregame interview, declines to pick winner

President Obama touted lower gas prices and economic growth during a brief television interview before Sunday's Super Bowl, but refused to predict who would win the big game between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks. "Since my Bears are not in it, I think it's wise for me to not choose a team," Obama told NBC News correspondent Savannah Guthrie. "It's going to be close."  As for "Deflategate," the controversy over the Patriots' underinflated footballs during the AFC championship game, Obama said:  "The Patriots were going to beat the Colts regardless of what the footballs look like." Two weeks ago, the...

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