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Eric Winston rips Chiefs fans for cheering Matt Cassel’s injury

Chiefs fans went to extreme measures on Sunday to voice their unhappiness with the team, and at least one player is calling them out for it.

Not only did a group of fans purchase an airplane to fly over Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday with an anti-Scott Pioli and anti-Matt Cassel message, but many fans in the stadium cheered when Cassel got hurt during the team’s 9-6 loss to the Ravens.

Cassel was hit hard by the Ravens on a fourth-quarter pass to Jamaal Charles. He appeared quite woozy and was rolling on the ground, and he was replaced by backup Brady Quinn after the play.

Chiefs offensive tackle Eric Winston went on a rant for the ages to call out Chiefs fans for the poor display.

Here’s what he said via Arrowhead Pride:

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The Texans cut Eric Winston two weeks ago but still want him to buy a suite

The Houston Texans sales staff may need to update their mailing lists. Offensive lineman Eric Winston was surprisingly released by the team two and a half weeks ago, but that didn’t stop them from sending him the above letter asking him to purchase a suite for the upcoming season. Winston signed a four-year $22 million deal with the Chiefs a few days later, so he can afford all the suites that he wants. I’m just guessing his purchases will go toward Chiefs games.

Nothing signifies personal touch quite like sending a mailer to a fired employee.

Picture credit: Eric Winston
Thanks to Robert Neagli for the tip