Originally written on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 10/14/11

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 25: Wes Welker (#83) of the New England Patriots runs with the ball during the NFL International Series match between New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Wembley Stadium on October 25, 2009 in London, England. This is the third occasion where a regular season NFL match has been played in London. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
File this under your Random News of the Day category. When Wes Welker was growing up in Oklahoma, he was a Cowboys fan. I guess it makes sense, just wasn’t expecting him to say it. So when he was asked today about if he’s concerned about the ‘Boys coming out in those blue jerseys, Welker offered a different take. Awesomely, he referenced Leon Lett, the poor defensive tackle whose absurd ball-handling skills led to two of the biggest gaffes in Cowboys history. “Not so much,” Welker said, without a hint of a smile. “I was more concerned when D-linemen were trying to handle the ball.” (more…)
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