It was a long week for Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay, who
made more headlines than he probably intended to with his comments about the end of the Peyton
Manning Era in Indy.
So you could forgive him for being excited to see it end with a
win over Manning and the previously-unbeaten Denver Broncos at
Lucas Oil Stadium.
Irsay’s fervor over the upset victory — and his
loathing of anyone who didn’t think it would happen —
came across as clear as ever during a late-night Twitter rant that
showed little in the way of restraint or humility.
It started with a “humble” brag about receiving the game ball
and his own genius in restructuring the team a couple years
What a Night! Great Video Tribute for #18,as our Fans cheered!
Great Win as my Team gave me the VICTORIOUS Game Ball! SWEET! I was
But Irsay is nothing if not passionate about his team — a
quality seemingly lacking in some owners — and after the
stressful lead-up to Sunday’s emotional game, he’s more
than entitled to celebrate the win however he damn well