Whether you agree or not with the “Patriot Way” ideology one basic principle shared by many teams is to not say something that brings about any distractions during a game week. Michael Irvin may no longer be on an NFL team but he may have benefited from that basic mantra last week when he tweeted;
Irvin must not have been aware that the Patriots under Bill Belichick are downright ruthless in games where they are underdogs, both by Vegas standards and in the national conversation; and there was no better underdog story than starting your rookie quarterback on a short week against what was supposed to be a top-10 Houston defense from 2015.
All that's left to wonder now is what font Irvin will go with.
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