Who’s Hurricane Irma’s latest victim? Avid football fans.
Not only was the Miami Dolphins home opener rescheduled to week 11, but now South Florida fans also might not be able to enjoy the first weekend of NFL football because the Category 4 storm caused millions lose power.
On top of that, fantasy football fans were caught up prepping their homes and finding shelter instead of setting up their lineups. Rightfully so.
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In their home opener the Fins were supposed to play the Tampa Bay Bucs, who are also affected by the storm.
Two teams out of the first week of football — that causes a lot of lineup changes for fantasy fans all over the world.
Football fans took to Twitter to express their frustration over their fantasy lineups.
Some football fans in Florida will risk their last battery life for their team. That’s some serious dedication.
In the grand scheme of things, people in Cuba, Key West and other islands have more serious issues to deal with. Some people in South Florida are lucky that this is their only major problem through the storm and so they were a bit more optimistic.