The 2021 NFL regular-season schedule was formally launched on Wednesday night and that gave method to a wave of social media posts from every of the league’s 32 groups.
Most printed distinctive animations or spectacular video montages with particular visitor appearances, however the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs went in a special course. They tweeted out a cartoon photograph of Patrick Mahomes and every of the star gamers they’ll sq. off in opposition to at Arrowhead this season.
A type of gamers was quarterback Daniel Jones of the New York Giants, who will go to Kansas Metropolis for a Monday Evening Soccer tilt on November 1.
Whereas eight of the opposite gamers (and Mahomes) are casually having fun with a tailgate BBQ, poor Danny Dimes is blissfully unaware that his shoelaces have been tied collectively — a callback to his journey and fall in opposition to the Philadelphia Eagles final season.
One of the best tailgate spot in all of sports activities. pic.twitter.com/8gpYmPGjyb
— Kansas Metropolis Chiefs (@Chiefs) Could 12, 2021
Not one of the different gamers have been poked enjoyable at — simply Jones.
After all, Jones, like Eli Manning earlier than him, has a very good humorousness and is ready to snigger at himself. He doubtless gained’t take offense to the picture nor ought to he — the Chiefs are clearly simply having a bit of enjoyable.
On the time of DJ’s journey and fall, Mahomes was fast to tweet out his take. And per regular, it was fairly good.
I imply i can’t even say something trigger i might by no means be capable to run that far both 😂😂😂😂
— Patrick Mahomes II (@PatrickMahomes) October 23, 2020
Jones did find yourself getting the final snigger, nonetheless. In a rematch in opposition to the Eagles in a while final season, he took off on one other run and managed to remain on his ft, crossing the objective line for a 34-yard rating.
May we see extra of that in Kansas Metropolis right here in 2021?