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Photos: Hogle Zoo's Acara goes ape for the New England Patriots

Acara, a Bornean orangutan at Utah's Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City, chose a papier-mache New England Patriots helmet on Thursday, signifying her pick to win Sunday's Super Bowl against the Philadelphia Eagles.

Last year, Acara incorrectly picked the Atlanta Falcons to win the big game. Acara's dad, Eli, who who died in 2014, gained notoriety by accurately predicting the winners in seven consecutive Super Bowls.

Sunday's game kicks off at 4:30 p.m. at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, with Pink performing the national anthem and Justin Timberlake providing the halftime entertainment. The game will air live locally on KSL, Ch. 5.

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