Eagles followers say “thanks” to Parkey after lacking game-winning FG.
Chicago Bears kicker Cody Parkey helped his former group, the Philadelphia Eagles, advance to the divisional spherical of the playoffs final evening after lacking a possible game-winning 43-yard subject objective with seconds remaining.
Not lengthy after Parkey’s kick clanked off the upright and crossbar, Eagles followers started sending cash to his venmo account as a manner of claiming thanks. As seen within the tweets embedded under, the donations ranged from $2 (one greenback for every submit he hit) to the worth of a stadium beer.
Naturally, some followers additionally began establishing faux Parkey venmo accounts in an try to make a fast buck.
“I assumed I hit an excellent ball and was making an attempt to play the wind,” Parkey stated following the 16-15 loss. “There’s actually no reply to it. I did not make it. I take that loss on me. The solar goes to shine tomorrow, however sadly this one goes to sting for some time.”
For what it is price, video footage seems to point out that Eagles defensive deal with Treyvon Hester really tipped the ball. Whatever the case could also be, Parkey and the Bears can be watching from house whereas the Eagles tackle the top-ranked New Orleans Saints subsequent Sunday.