Friday, October 26, 2007

How stupid can American Footballers be?

This just flashed up on an RSS feed from Sky news and I just had to post it.


Miami Dolphins linebacker Channing Crowder has admitted not knowing people speak English in London.
The NFL player might want to check a map before he gets on board a plane for Sunday's prestige game against the New York Giants at Wembley Stadium.
Crowder, who comes from Atlanta in Georgia, may be praised on the field, but confessed geography was not his strong point.
He admitted he did not know until now where London was - or that Londoners spoke English.
"I couldn't find London on a map if they didn't have the names of the countries," he said.
"I swear to God. I don't know what nothing is. I know Italy looks like a boot. I learned that."
Crowder added: "I know (Washington Redskins linebacker) London Fletcher. We did a football camp together. So I know him.
"That's the closest thing I know to London. He's black, so I'm sure he's not from London. I'm sure that's a coincidental name."
The Miami Dolphins are play the New York Giants at Wembley this Sunday in the first NFL regular-season game to be played outside the United States.

He graduated from College for god's sake!
Have a great weekend everyone.


David said...

Astonishing! Graduated from college, but obviously never attended classes.

Anonymous said...

that guys just having a laugh, you'd have to be a moron to think that.

i can't believe that it's sold out, it's a stupid game, watch rugby! people going there just like the cheerleaders and bright colours.

fuck off NFL and don't come back

Terry said...

well lets not get carried away. I like the NFL and the game sold out in minutes....and could have sold out many times over.
Chill out rugby will survive the NFL's appearance in the UK.