Awkward: Pittsburgh, Green Bay players get facemasks locked

It’s like the plot of every romantic comedy ever: two opposites collide then find they can’t part.

On a kickoff just after a Pittsburgh Steelers touchdown on Sunday night, the Green Bay PackersGeronimo Allison and the Steelers’ Vince Williams had a difference of opinion, and met at midfield to discuss their opposing views. When officials came to separate the two, they found that separation was a little bit tougher than they expected:


Yep, that’s the danger of getting up in someone else’s facemask: they might get up in yours, too.

Hey, could’ve been worse. They could’ve thrown their helmets rather than conjoining them.

Getting up close and personal. (Via screenshot)

[Correction: An earlier version of this article misidentified the Pittsburgh player.]
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