Originally Posted by ETL
I think its like Daniel Day-Lewis when he's acting. Did you know that he stays in character even off the set. He was annoying the shit out of people dragging his body around while shooting "My Left Foot" and actually broke two ribs in the process. However, I don't think he knows any other way. He does it because he believes it makes him the best actor.
I think the Pats try to score because it is what they do. I don't think they are trying to rub it in - its just what they do.
That, and the Patriots actually acknowledge that Brady is their best player, while the Steelers try to minimize Ben's impact because god forbid someone is bigger than the Steeler logo.