Alexander Rossi stunned many race fans after winning the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, and perhaps he stunned some football fans as well.
Rossi’s football allegiance is with the New England Patriots, the California native told the Associated Press’ Jenna Fryer on Monday.
— Jenna Fryer (@JennaFryer) May 30, 2016
It isn’t like Rossi jumped on the bandwagon recently, either. After Malcolm Butler’s spectacular interception sealed the win in Super Bowl XLIX in 2015, Rossi had this to say.
— Alexander Rossi (@AlexanderRossi) February 2, 2015
Welcome to the club, Rossi.
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