Cheers for Norwood
Buffalo fans gave the Bills a heroes' welcome yesterday and saved the biggest cheers for kicker Scott Norwood, who failed to make a last-second field-goal try that would have given the Bills a victory over the New York Giants.
"We love Scott! We love Scott!" shouted a crowd estimated at 25,000, interrupting master of ceremonies Kevin Keeley.
Norwood had tears in his eyes when Keeley yielded the podium to him.
"I've got to tell you that we're struggling with this right now," Norwood said, his voice breaking. "I know I've never felt more loved than this right now.