While the Baltimore Ravens and Carolina Panthers were in the middle of a 2016 debut, Michael Phelps took over the stadium screens Thursday night. During the game Operaters at M&T Bank Stadium changed the Jumbotron feed to a live stream of the 2016 Olympic games in Rio so everybody could watch home-town hero Michael Phelps win yet another gold medal for the United States.
Even players on field are watching pic.twitter.com/XrSfcGZb1N— Black & Blue Review (@BlackBlueReview) August 12, 2016
Not only are all the fans watching the greatest Olympian to ever grace the pool surge to victory, but the players haulted to participate in the program viewing.
Today has been one for the ages in Maryland sports:
Orioles beat the A’s
Ravens beat Panthers
Michael Phelps wins fourth gold medal
Katie Ledecky wins Gold medal in 4x200 Freestyle relay