Jerry Rice accidentally gives Collinsworth the finger on national TV

Aug 8, 2010 at 11:15 PM--


In case you missed it, Jerry Rice gave Sunday Night Football announcer Cris Collinsworth the finger during NBC's broadcast of the Hall of Fame game on Sunday Night Football. However, it was most likely accidental given Rice's classy nature. Yet it was still humorous to see.

While interviewing Rice, Collinsworth remarked that Jerry had 207 career touchdowns. 206 of which he thinks against his Bengals. Obviously a joke. Rice then went to point to the Super Bowl ring that he was wearing on his middle finger. Obviously, he was just showing off his ring, but how he did it left some 49ers fans laughing.

Many Niner fans complain about the obvious bias that Collinsworth has against the San Francisco 49ers due to the team costing him a chance to own Super Bowl rings himself. The 49ers beat his Bengals in Super Bowls XVI and XXIII.

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