Payments Mafia doesn’t spend all of their cash on tailgating gadgets and folding tables.
Buffalo’s rabid fanbase, at some point after the workforce’s file 17-year playoff drought was snapped, are thanking Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton by flooding his charity with donations.
Dalton led a late comeback in Cincinnati’s win over the Ravens on Sunday. The Baltimore loss, coupled with a Payments’ win earlier within the day, gave Buffalo a spot within the playoffs.
For the reason that clutch, fourth-and-12, 49-yard scoring play late within the recreation that Dalton threw to Tyler Boyd, Payments followers have donated $37,000 to the Andy & Jordan Dalton Basis.
“We’re appreciative of that. Clearly, they’re serving to out a very good trigger. It has been fairly enjoyable to see the response we have gotten,” Dalton mentioned.
The charity, which the Bengals star based along with his spouse, helps youngsters with particular wants and critical diseases.
Donations are coming in at a charge of 10 per minute, Dalton tweeted.
A majority of the cash is coming in increments of $17, to indicate the 17-year playoff drought being over.
“Buffalo followers are a category act,” the charity mentioned in a press release. “Thanks for exhibiting your appreciation to Andy Dalton by supporting the households we serve. All your donations will go to our outreach applications. We will do extra along with your assist.”