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More Bad News For Redskins Fans

11:02 AM, Dec 11, 2013 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN
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The team plays badly.  The coach coaches badly.  The owner owners badly.  The fight song is revolting and the name is an offense against the laws of political correctness.  But other than that …

Well, there is one more thing.  Being a Redskins fan might make you fat.  Megan O. Steintrager of Epicurious writes that:

“... researchers report that fans whose NFL team lost consumed as much as 28% more saturated fat the next day," while "fans whose teams triumphed celebrated by eating 16% less saturated fat the next day.”

But, then, those were French researchers.  

You can trust them on food, certainly.  

But football ...

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