A Banner Week 1 for Football Game Skydivers

Surely by now you’ve heard about/seen video of the skydiver in North Carolina who was supposed to land mid-field at the UNC game, but accidentally made landfall at the Duke-JMU game. These mistakes happen -- the two stadiums are only eight miles apart, which is approximately one centimeter when you’re free-falling from space. But at least that guy landed successfully. ↵
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↵This was not the case for the parachuter at the Cincinnati Bearcats season opener, whose jump resulted in EPIC FAIL when he glided straight into the stadium's parachute booby trap line holding up the field goal net: ↵
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↵(Thanks to Cincy native – but Ohio U grad – Littmann for the head’s up.) ↵↵

This post originally appeared on the Sporting Blog. For more, see The Sporting Blog Archives.

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