For halftime entertainment at the Broncos-Cardinals exhibition game Thursday, local youth football players took the field. Some mascots were also involved, and Rocky of the Denver Nuggets stole the show.
Rocky plays to win as he delivers a hard shot on a ball carrier, then celebrates with a taunt that might be worthy of ejection in some leagues:
— Deadspin (@Deadspin) September 4, 2015
Rocky earned some favorable responses to his tough-love approach:
— 247Sports (@247Sports) September 4, 2015
This is why Rocky, the Denver Nuggets' mascot, is the Mascot to Rule All Mascots http://t.co/eFmdYJWBEl
— AJ Vicens (@AJVicens) September 4, 2015
— Patrick Caldwell (@pcaldwell16) September 4, 2015