Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 10/8/12
Yes, we know Kansas City Chiefs QB Matt Cassel isn't Tom Brady, or Aaron Rodgers, or _________(insert a good QB here), but for KC fans to cheer as he heads to the locker with a head injury, is downright low.

To be fair, it wasn't as if the whole stadium erupted in glee as Cassel was hurt, only a select bunch, but man does that look bad.

We'll let Chiefs' tackle Eric Winston explain:

"When you cheer, when you cheer somebody getting knocked out, I don't care who it is, and it just so happened to be Matt Cassel -- it's sickening. It's 100% sickening. I've been in some rough times on some rough teams, I've never been more embarrassed in my life to play football than in that moment right there."

"We are athletes, OK? We are athletes. We are not gladiators. This is not the Roman Coliseum... Matt Cassel hasn't done anything to you people, hasn't done anything to you people. Hasn't done anything to the media writers that kill him, hasn't done anything wrong to the people that come out here and cheer him. Hey, if he's not the best quarterback then he's not the best quarterback and that's OK. But he's a person. And he got knocked out in a game and we have 70,000 people cheering that he got knocked out?"
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