Sen. Burr and his fellow North Carolina Senator Thom Tillis (R) were the only lawmakers to join us whose state's NFL team is still hanging on in the play-offs. Tillis couldn't resist sharing his Panthers pride and his presence at their play-off games.
"I'm excited. I'm a season ticketholder. I was there Sunday and I'll be there this Sunday. And I'm just really excited about the prospects for going to the Super Bowl."
Tillis told us, he has already reached out to fellow Senators from the states of Carolina's opponents - Arizona, this weekend - as well as prospective Super Bowl opponents - Massachusetts and Colorado - if the Panthers go all the way.
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