Some Football Players Did Very Bad Things to This Crowne Plaza Hotel Room
Update: It was these guys.
Ugh. Yet another example of professional athletes behaving badly in hotel rooms. This time it happened at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. The incident took place in February but word only just came out via Yahoo! Sports. They reported:
National Football Scouting president Jeff Foster, who runs the NFL scouting combine, confirmed that a hotel room was left trashed during the February 2013 event in Indianapolis. However, Foster refused to identify the two players who shared the room for three nights, though sources have indicated that one of the two prospects is a potential first-round pick in next week's NFL draft.
So how bad was the damage? Like Lohan or Courtney Love bad with cigarette burns everywhere? Or 80s hair band bad with broken bottles of alcohol littered on the floor and TVs thrown out the window? Judging from the description below, it's a new kind of bad. Very bad:
The crude behavior included urine and feces scattered about the bathroom, toothpaste on the mirror and garbage strewn about the room. Among the garbage was partially eaten food left on one of the beds. The players to whom the room was registered have denied their involvement to NFL team representatives who have questioned them at their respective pro days, according to Foster and other sources close to the situation.
The Crowne Plaza is being a good sport about it and refusing to comment on the matter to the press but you can bet behind doors they are extremely fired up. We just hope they gave their cleaning staff a bonus. And we think the NFL should send another bonus along too. Oh and those two players should pay for their own hotel rooms in the future.
And we shouldn't have to say but now we definitely think it's time the Crowne Plaza upgrade their rooms.
[Photo: Crowne Plaza Indianapolis]