Bears kicker Cody Parkey is on a wild ride after his field goal attempt hit the goal post to end the game against the Eagles on Sunday. Anger. Resentment. Criticism. He’s heard it all. Chicago sports fans can be an unforgiving lot. (see Steve Batman) However, after the NFL determined the kick was blocked, not missed, he started to gain more support. Including a local Chicago Brewery who is offering a year’s supply of beer to anyone who can actually make a 43 yard field goal through a pair of uprights they are constructing on their property. They Tweeted, quote, “A lot of armchair kickers are saying that they could hit that field goal, which we find DOUBTFUL. You’re gonna sit there on your throne of potato chips and vape pens and criticize this dude’s athleticism? GET REAL.” (Get the details here)
Fun. Maybe Parkey will show up and win the beer.