Phillip Rivers was celebrating a touchdown on Monday night when cameras caught him throwing a punch and an object in the air and connecting with what appeared at first glance to be a bird.

By Extra Mustard
October 13, 2015

Phillip Rivers was celebrating a touchdown on Monday night when cameras caught him throwing a punch in the air and connecting with what appeared at first glance to be a bird.

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On closer inspection the item is actually the glove Rivers wears on his non-throwing hand during a game, but that did not stop the internet from running with the bird narrative.

Aside from the fact that it would be very mean to punch a bird, people seem to be failing to take into account that it would be almost impossibe to succeed in punching a bird mid-flight.

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