If the majority of NFL fans don’t think the Patriots had anything to do with the headset malfunction in Thursday night’s season opener, the Pittsburgh Steelers think otherwise.
Tomlin / headsets pic.twitter.com/DzjpvfnHEf
— Danny (@recordsANDradio) September 11, 2015
After Mike Tomlin’s postgame tirade over the issue, the official Steelers’ website posted the following:
Whoa. From the Steelers website – they claim the headset issue was pretty intentional pic.twitter.com/sCvvZqY4Sq
— Kenny Ducey (@KennyDucey) September 11, 2015
On the other hand, the league already released a statement, which pretty much downplays the entire incident.
Statement from NFL spokesman Michael Signora on the headset communication during the game: pic.twitter.com/5cr1ZixLph
— Greg A. Bedard (@GregABedard) September 11, 2015
We now officially have ‘HeadsetGate’.