NJ's Eagles, Patriots fans amped for big game

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Hundreds of thousands of fans descended on Minneapolis Sunday as the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots got ready to square off in Super Bowl LII.

Around the Garden State, Philly and New England fans alike were turning out to watch parties, bars and restaurants with their team loyalty on their sleeves.

In Hoboken, there was something of a turf war as Tom Brady fans gathered at the popular Patriots bar McSwiggans Pub, and Foles fans piled into the Eagles hangout across the street, Mulligans Bar.

News 12 asked fans about why the love their teams ahead of the big game.

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