â†µOf course, this is probably just a big coincidence given the timing of the SI cover and this ad. I would guess DirecTV submitted this to ESPN before SI ever hit the shelves. Regardless, the DirecTV ad gives me the chance to present an alternate version (after the jump), as I did with the SI cover ... because we really don't have much time left to make fun of Greg Paulus. (We’re gonna miss you next year, buddy.) â†µ
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