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1372.4 #106 DL Qual #292 2-7-13 5:32PM
Have you ever wondered how Super Bowl Champs saying "I'm going to Disney World" started? Well I have and so I decided to look it up. I found out that the first person to say it was Jeana Yeager. She piloted the first aircraft to go around the world without refueling. She was having lunch with Michael Eisner and his wife at the Star Tours Grand Opening Ceremony in January of 1987. Eisner's wife asked her what she was going to do next and she responded with "We're going to Disneyland." By the end of the month Disney had Phil Simms, QB of the New York Giants record the statement "I'm going to Disney World" on the football field right after they had won the game. Here is the link if you want to watch it http://tinyurl.com/66pblhm This is a googled pic of Joe Flacco, QB of the Baltimore Ravens. He is the latest NFL player to do this.
I truly hate this photo. (No disrespect Sandcar 😁) - Slotherini   1054.2 #151 2-7-13 5:52PM Like(3)  Reply
No worries. I am not a Ravens fan. I wanted the Niners to win. - Sandcar13  1372.4 #106 2-7-13 5:54PM
That should've been Kaepernick :( - FrankenweenieVelinee  1785.8 #77 2-7-13 6:25PM
Agreed! Wish it was Kaepernick sitting her. 😢 - LaPearleNoir  1390.0 #103 2-7-13 9:23PM
There - LaPearleNoir  1390.0 #103 2-7-13 9:24PM
I remember when Orel Hershiser said it at the end of the 1988 World Series - ScooterMike   1962.2 #69 2-7-13 5:51PM Like(1)  Reply
Orel was the second MLB player to do it. Frank Viola of the Twins did it first in 1987. - Sandcar13  1372.4 #106 2-7-13 5:55PM
I hope he falls out...not Mickey of course. - donnievegas   1132.6 #136 2-7-13 6:27PM Like(1)  Reply
😂😂😂😂😂 - Sandcar13  1372.4 #106 2-7-13 6:44PM
I agree Donnie!! - MinnieMousewife  810.2 #199 2-7-13 8:47PM
Oh cool! Thank you for sharing this! - DisneyFanZoe   1152.0 #131 2-7-13 5:35PM Like  Reply
Very informative, thanks - ChristopherRobin661   269.3 #1080 2-7-13 5:38PM Like  Reply
They also pick a few players ahead of time and notify them that they're going to say it (a couple from each team). They also get a big sum of money too - BaseballMickey_CM   6787.5 #9 2-7-13 5:50PM Like  Reply
Simms got something like $75,000. I think players now get $30,000 for doing it now. - Sandcar13  1372.4 #106 2-7-13 5:57PM
Grrrr. That should be Anquan Boldin or Jacoby Jones since they're the ones who scored the TDs. - KermitFan13   647.1 #271 2-7-13 6:55PM Like  Reply
Thanks for the info! We were talking about this and were wondering how it works. - MinnieMousewife   810.2 #199 2-7-13 8:45PM Like  Reply
You're welcome. - Sandcar13  1372.4 #106 2-7-13 9:16PM
At least he said, "I'm going to Disneyland"😒 - TinkerSchelle   1430.1 #98 2-7-13 10:58PM Like  Reply