By: Jamie Samuelsen
Kid Rock, Tim Allen and Eminem might get more attention when they support Michigan teams.READ MORE: Safety Is Top Priority As Parents, Students Prepare For Upcoming School Year
But I don’t think there’s a bigger, more loyal celebrity sports fan than Jeff Daniels.
The Oscar-nominated actor is out promoting two new movies – “The Martian” and “Steve Jobs”. His media blitz took him to ESPN where he happened to land the day after the Lions lost the “Batgate” game to the Seahawks. Daniels appeared on all the ESPN platforms including SportsCenter where he said that he felt cursed to be a Lions fan.READ MORE: Donations Needed For Landfill Search To Find Zion Foster
He also appeared on “His and Hers” (with fellow Michigan native Jemele Hill) and was asked if it’s harder to be a Tigers fan or a Lions fan.MORE NEWS: Businesses Make Changes To Keep Customers Safe Amid Boil Water Advisory In SE Michigan
To me, the answer is a no-brainer – it’s the Lions. Jeff seems to agree.