Somebody needs a geography lesson.
Somebody needs a geography lesson
The Raiders landed yesterday in Winnipeg for a preseason game against the Packers tonight. It’s a good thing rookie punter AJ Cole wasn’t flying the plane, otherwise they probably would have landed at the wrong airport.
The Raiders tweeted some photos of the team arriving in Canada, and two special teamers decided to add a local flavor to their travel attire.
Notice anything wrong with Cole’s shirt, though?
Yep, Winnipeg is in Manitoba, not Alberta. Hell, Manitoba and Alberta don’t even border each other. Saskatchewan is between them.
Cole, to his credit, was a good sport about the flub. He apologized in the local dialect and had a little fun at his own expense.
SORREY— AJ Cole III (@AJCole90) August 22, 2019
Cole blamed the error on Amazon. Sure enough, if you search for “Winnipeg shirt” on Amazon, the seventh result is a yellow version of Cole’s shirt. The one in Raiders colors that he ended up picking is a little bit farther down the first page.
if amazon prime counts as a cheap flea market, guilty as charged lol— AJ Cole III (@AJCole90) August 22, 2019
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