The Legend of Mike Francesa continues to grow. Months removed from falling asleep mid-interview and days removed from screwing contestants of his Super Bowl ticket giveaway extravaganza, comes news that the Sports Pope arrived on his flight to New Orleans out of LaGuardia in Queens, N.Y., via police escort.
Francesa is on our flight. He gets a police escort? Seriously?— Aaron Nagler (@Aaron_Nagler) January 27, 2013
I know! I can't believe it either, but it's been confirmed.
It remains unclear at this time what, exactly, it is about being Mike Francesa that requires a police escort. If you have any suggestions, please feel free to share below.