This is the first in a three-part prediction trilogy. Today is predictions I truly believe will come true. In the future I will have "10 shot in the dark predictions" that could come true but probably won't and, last but not least, "10 tongue in cheek predictions" that will probably never happen but you never know, until the fat lady sings.
10 – Maggie Hassan will be a one term governor.
9 – Carol Shea Porter will not win re-election.
8 – Sen. Marco Rubio will be the Republican presidential nominee in 2016.
7 – Rex Ryan will be fired at the end of this season.
6 – Phil Jackson will become coach of the Lakers for the third time.
5 – Kelly Ayotte will be the Republican vice presidential nominee in 2016.
4 – Josh Hamilton will sign with the Yankees.
3 – John Kerry will be named Secretary of State and Scott Brown will win Kerry's vacant Senate seat.
2 – Tim Goodridge will be hired to coach a college basketball team.
1 – The Patriots will win their fourth Super Bowl.