1. Meet Buddy Nix, the Buffalo Bills General Manager.
2. He’s 73 years old.
Last week, Nix had a phone conversation with Tampa Bay Bucs GM Mark Dominick on the eve of free-agency. He spoke openly about Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick during the call.
Neither Nix or Dominick knew the phone call was set up as a prank and their conversation was being recorded. Deadspin released the audio of their conversation this afternoon.
7. *Actual video of Bills executives canceling Nix’s cell phone plan.*
This is particularly embarrassing considering the poor timing of the news, which may have started a chain of events that led to…
11. What’s probably going through Buddy Nix’s head right now.
Get it?! Because he’s old!
- Five people were arrested as protesters gathered in Chicago after the release of a dash-cam video of the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. ›
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- Pope Francis has arrived in Kenya. It's his first visit to Africa as pontiff. ›