Discuss dangerous sportsmanship!
The billionaire proprietor of the NFL’s Carolina Panthers, David Tepper, is underneath fireplace for allegedly throwing a drink on a Jacksonville Jaguars fan throughout Sunday’s sport at EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville.
In a clip that is now gone viral on social media, Tepper may be seen throwing the liquid in his cup out of the window of his field earlier than slamming the cup down, inflicting a Jaguars fan beneath to search for in anger.
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The incident seems to have occurred after Panthers’ quarterback Bryce Younger threw an interception within the closing moments of the sport.
“We’re conscious of the video and haven’t any additional remark presently,” NFL spokesperson Tim Schlittner stated, acknowledging the clip with out offering additional info.
The Panthers misplaced the sport 26-0 and at present have a record of 2-14.
This weekend’s incident marks Tepper’s second public show of disgust over the staff.
In November, Tepper was seen exiting the Panther’s locker room and screamed an expletive after a 17-10 loss to the Tennessee Titans.
Tepper has owned the Panthers since 2018 after purchasing the team from disgraced former proprietor Jerry Richardson, who confronted allegations of racism and harassment on the time. Richardson handed away in March 2023.
The Panthers are set to tackle the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at house.
Tepper is value an estimated $17.5 billion, per Bloomberg.