That is the implication of this Michael Ramirez cartoon. It is, of course, a consummation devoutly to be wished, and with the Super Bowl a recent memory, the metaphor is apt. Click to enlarge:
A couple of cautionary notes are in order. Obama has been a veritable Fran Tarkenton as an escape artist (apologies to Tarkenton, a solid conservative), and he has a powerful offensive line, the news media, running interference for him. If only the GOP were as effective as the Seattle Seahawks defense! At this point, while reality does seem to be closing in on Obama, the whistle has not yet blown, and the play is not over.