During this regrettable Pinktober event, players have been wearing pink cleats, pink sweatbands, pink gloves, and... pink towels.
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jarrett Boykin dives from extra yardage over Baltimore Ravens inside linebacker Daryl Smith (51) and free safety Matt Elam (26) during the second half of an NFL football game in Baltimore, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb, right, takes a hit to the knee in a tackle by Baltimore Ravens free safety Matt Elam during the first half of an NFL football game in Baltimore, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. Cobb left the game with an injury after the play. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)It was these towels that caused the NFL to retire their pink penalty flags, since they were causing confusion every time one landed on the field.
So if most players were like Jarrett Boykin above, check out our #12:
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers looks for an opening to pass during the first half of a NFL football game against Green Bay Packers in Baltimore, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)Good to see that somebody has some sense.