‘I’d Pick Daly Over My Own Family’: Netizens Pick the ‘Wild Thing’ John Daly Over Hollywood Star Tom Cruise To Watch Much-Anticipated NFL Game

Published 01/17/2023, 1:04 PM EST
Jan 1, 2022; Tampa, FL, USA; PGA golfer John Daly walks the Arkansas sidelines during the second half between the Arkansas Razorbacks and the Penn State Nittany Lions during the 2022 Outback Bowl at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Pendleton-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters

The final NFL Wild Card game surprised many, as the Dallas Cowboys outclassed Tom Brady’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers to head into the NFL Divisional round. The disappointing defeat led to frustration from many fans in Tampa Bay. However, the presence of John Daly, Hulk Hogan, and Tom Cruise in Raymond James Stadium did uplift the spirits of some of the fans on the internet.

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John Daly’s hometown team Arizona Cardinals may have failed to qualify for the Playoffs, but he made sure to watch the Texas-based team win in Tampa Bay. The two-time Major winner is a close friend of the owner of the Dallas Cowboys, Jerry Jones.

With respect for Jones in his heart, Daly made sure he was in attendance at the Raymond James Stadium for the Wildcard game. However, the golfer also had staggering company with him in the postseason game.

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John Daly, Tom Cruise, and Hulk Hogan watch Tom Brady get knocked out of the Superbowl contention

Apart from Daly, three-time Academy Award nominee Tom Cruise also was in the VIP section of Tampa stadium. The duo was shown on the big TV screen in the stadium along with the WWE Hall of Famer and Florida’s resident Hulk Hogan.

Though many have begun considering this match as Tom Brady’s last performance for the Bucs, the video of the trio also received attention on the internet. Undoubtedly, legends from different domains watching another great would instantly attract the world of sports.

A Twitter account named SuperBook Sports asked the question to its followers, “You get to go a game with one of these three… Who are you sitting with?” Though many may go into deep thought about whom to watch the match with, Twitter users were quite direct with their response.

Surprisingly, nearly all the fans preferred to watch the match with the “Wild Thing” John Daly. The golfer who is known for his witty personality won the unofficial public poll by a large margin.

Twitter users are in absolute love with Daly

Let’s take a look at what the fans had to say:

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Whom out of the three legends would you like to watch a game of football with? Let us know in the comments section below.

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Abdul Bari Khan

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Abdul Bari is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. Having completed his Bachelor’s in Business Administration, Abdul is currently pursuing his Master’s in the same. With great affection for the world of sports, this avid golf lover turned to the course at a young age.

Edited By: Manaal Siddiqui

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