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!
- Inside WikiLeaks: A former employee shares what he learned about Julian Assange (including his beef with Hillary Clinton).
- One week into the fight to take back Mosul, expectations for quick success have clashed with the reality of a bloody struggle ahead.
- Less than 24 hours after AT&T announced an $85 billion deal to buy Time Warner, politicians are expressing skepticism and opposition.
- An NFL player paid tribute to Harambe, the gorilla who died at a Cincinnati zoo, on his cleats.