Every thing was going proper for the Inexperienced Bay Packers within the first quarter of their Week 6 battle towards the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Packers kicked a discipline objective on their opening drive, pressured a three-and-out by Tom Brady’s offense and drove the ball all the way down to the crimson zone, placing them on the doorstep to take a double-digit lead close to the tip of the primary quarter. In reality, it was Aaron Rodgers who appeared to attain the primary landing of the sport, although some individuals may be confused about what got here subsequent.
On a third-and-4 play on the 7-yard line, Rodgers scrambled to his proper and appeared to run into the tip zone, spiked the ball after which posed together with his fingers behind his head earlier than delivering a pair of mini-pelvic thrusts. Sure, significantly:
The double-pump transfer appeared to befuddle Fox Sports activities analyst Troy Aikman, however followers of Comedy Central’s hit sketch present “Key & Peele” instantly acknowledged Rodgers’ celebration. That is as a result of it was the controversial signature transfer of 1 Hingle McCringleberry, performed by Keegan-Michael Key.
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McCringleberry’s triple pump drew a flag after every of his three touchdowns, and whereas there was additionally a flag throughout Rodgers’ celebration, it was unrelated to his McCringleberry transfer. Nonetheless, replay overturned the rating and dominated that the quarterback was down on the 1-yard line. Aaron Jones punched the ball in a single play later and didn’t return to the McCringleberry effectively.
The enjoyable and video games ended there for Rodgers and the Packers, who went on to surrender 38 unanswered factors in a blowout loss to Brady and the Bucs. You may meet up with every thing else that occurred within the recreation right here.