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Mike Florio To Eagles Receipt Prankster: "Grow Up"

Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio—journalist, TV personality, and lawyer at Schmuck, Hack, and Gasbag LLP—has some thoughts on Eagles guard Evan Mathis's receipt gag:

Good one, Evan. Now grow up.

Whether it's lying to one reporter or lying to all of them, the lesson is that no one should listen to anything Mathis ever has to say, if he's going to continue to engage in the pro athlete equivalent of having pizzas delivered to his next-door neighbor.

That's hilarious. When you're 12.Regardless of what any players or fans think of the media, the media has a job to do, just like everyone else. What Mathis has been doing is no different than a member of the media standing on the sidelines and shining a laser pointer in his eyes as he's trying to prepare for the snap.That's also hilarious. When you're 12.