Joe Burrow will be one of the most popular figures in Cincinnati sports history if he can help lead the Bengals to their first playoff victory since the 1990 season. But he had himself trending for other reasons before the Bengals even kicked off their Wild Card battle against the Raiders today.
Prior to the game the Cincy quarterback was seen arriving at Paul Brown Stadium in a sweet “Space Jam” jacket with a big image of Buggs on the back.
It the image had many in Cincy hoping Burrow would “Be Like Mike” today and come up with a big playoff performance.
Burrow has been Jordan-esque through the first half, throwing a pair of touchdown passes to give his team a 20-13 lead heading into the break.
Here’s how social media reacted to the quarterback’s attire: