Tasked with asserting their 2022 schedule this week, the Los Angeles Chargers acquired inventive.
The NFL crew tweeted a formidable anime-inspired schedule release video on Thursday that references Naruto, One Piece, Assault on Titan, Avatar: The Final Airbender and extra. As of this writing, it is amassed greater than 63,000 retweets and greater than 180,000 likes.
“Ought to we REALLY make our schedule launch video an anime?” the tweet’s caption says. Based mostly on the replies to the submit, viewers are glad they did.
Customers wrote, “that is superior,” “whoever is in control of their Twitter wants a increase,” and “y’all undoubtedly gained the schedule announcement race.” One particular person merely replied with a meme of Adam Sandler, taken from the film Uncut Gems.
The NFL unveiled its full 2022 regular-season schedule on Thursday. Different groups tweeted about their schedules, too, together with the New England Patriots, which posted a video of former coach Ernie Adams breaking it down. The Carolina Panthers wrote their schedule on an Etch A Sketch. In a video posted by the Denver Broncos, former quarterback Peyton Manning tells an “intern” (quarterback Russell Wilson) to maintain the schedule a secret. (Spoiler: He fails).
The 2022 NFL season is scheduled to start on Sept. 8.