This "Because It's the Cup" ad featuring David Backes might not be shown much outside of St. Louis, but personally it should be shown as a warning to our nation's enemies: Captain America's coming to getcha.
Intense? Yep -- even more so, because the fun starts tonight. Game day posts are coming up.
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