Oct 31, 2011; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs fans tailgate before the monday night football game against the San Diego Chargers at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-US PRESSWIRE
You know it is an AWESOME blog post when it ends up in an email to the VP of a rival team. One little invite turned into a huge deal.
Here are comments from Chargers VP A.G. Spanos:
“This was an overeager sales rep, I would say, who was selling groups,” Spanos said. “He acted on his own without checking with his manager. We have sold to visiting fan groups in the past. We don’t proactively solicit them for new business. That’s not a standard practice of the Chargers. – SDUT
The Chargers have admitted to the mistake and did not comment on any disciplinary action. Now if we could only get AJ Smith to admit to his mistake…