It would probably be good to start this story with a when it rains it pours quip. Instead, we’ll sprinkle in something else.
During the third quarter of Sunday’s Seattle-Miami football game, the lawn sprinklers inexplicably turned on, showering the players and causing a brief delay and drawing a roar from the amused crowd:
The hilarious moment was also captured in pictures:
Now, if you think this looks familiar, you’re right — it’s a classic example of life imitating art. Some might remember the recent Buffalo Wild Wings commercial that featured something very similar:
And you don’t think the irony would have been overlooked by the restaurant, did you?
Never a dull moment in the NFL.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.