Glad you finally got it to work. My experience was exactly the opposite of yours. Only the SecuROM-updated .exe would work on my laptop with an Intel chipset (965). For those of you with Series 4 and later chipsets I was sure that it had something to do with the graphics drivers, and it was the .exe all along.
"They should rename the team to the Washington Government Sucks. Put Obama on the helmet. Line the entire walls of the stadium with the actual text of the ACA.
Fix their home team score on the board to the debt clock, they can win every game 17,000,000,000,000 to 24. Losing team gets taxed by the IRS 100%, then droned."