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Tuesday, December 29, 2009
It's about time fans demanded retribution

According to the Indianapolis Star, a former city council president has drafted a civic resolution demanding that the Indianapolis Colts refund fans who purchased tickets to the team's 29-15 Sunday home loss to the New York Jets, a game that saw coach Jim Caldwell bench star quarterback Peyton Manning and other starters during the second half, the better to preserve their health for the NFL Playoffs.

Said Beurt SerVass, the former council president:

To have all these people come down on a snowy night and have to pay [hundreds] for a ticket, they want to see the Colts work. It really wasn't a football game. It was a spectacle and not a very nice spectacle.

Indeed. Here at Page 2, we couldn't agree more. In fact, we'd like to see SerVass' refund logic applied far and wide across the sports world. Behold: