“Halo” followers accused a USFL participant of utilizing an obscene gesture from the online game to humiliate an opponent on Sunday. (Watch the clip beneath.)
Footage confirmed Antonio Reed of the Tampa Bay Bandits slamming into the pinnacle of the New Orleans Breakers’ Mike Stevens and knocking him to the bottom. Reed then sat on Stevens’ head.
Some followers tweeted that Reed’s transfer seemed like a model of a “Halo” teabag. Gamers of the online game “teabag” one another by dipping the unseen personal components of their avatars into opponents they’ve killed.
Whereas Stevens didn’t put as a lot motion into the gesture as is customary in “Halo,” some Twitter customers insisted Reed took a web page out of the online game’s playbook.
The Breakers won 34-3, however Reed’s poor sportsmanship received some consideration on social media.