Look at what the Bills did to Takeo Spikes!

Look at what the Bills did to Takeo Spikes!

Picture: Phelan M. Ebenhack, file (AP)

If there’s one factor NFL groups like to do, it’s carry again fan favourite gamers to cheer the group on earlier than an enormous matchup. Simply final week, we noticed Tom Brady in Foxboro, taking over the mantle of “Patriot for all times,” despite the fact that he received a Tremendous Bowl with one other group, is trying to amass an possession curiosity in nonetheless one other and New England undoubtedly thought Drew Bledsoe was the higher choice. However irrespective of. It makes the followers comfortable, it permits the NFL to divert consideration away from issues like traumatic mind accidents and racial discrimination lawsuits and violence towards ladies. Anyway!

A part of the deal for beloved gamers returning is that they get a cushy seat for the sport. Sadly for former Payments’ linebacker Takeo Spikes, Buffalo possession didn’t get the memo. However then, they’ve had larger fish to fry this week.

Spikes appeared on the sector earlier than the sport to whip up the followers, so it’s secure to imagine he was there on the invitation of, if not possession, on the very least the folks in control of promotions. Right here he’s holding up his finish of the discount:


Take heed to that crowd! You may’t ask anybody to do it higher than that. After which, after doing what was requested of him in admirable trend, Spikes was whisked away by the group to little doubt get pleasure from the most effective seats within the hou…oh.


I’m completely dying to know so many issues. 1) Who determined this was the place to seat a former participant? 2) Can we get him one thing extra snug than a plastic chair with a desk digging into his again? And three) Why does this suite even exist? Does some poor hapless millionaire have these seats each different sport through the season? Do the Payments simply eat the price of this monstrosity being repeatedly unoccupied?

Making issues worse, Spikes was the official Legend of the Recreation, chosen by the Payments’ official retailer! Doesn’t that get you a greater eat? Come on, Buffalo. We all know the Pegulas had a tough week, however this, this isn’t, and I can’t stress this sufficient, it.