2.25.18

Vernon Davis Was U.S.A. Curling’s Good Luck Charm

Even if he is months away from a return to meaningful football with the Washington Redskins, Vernon Davis was a big winner at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

WASHINGTON — Even if he is months away from a return to meaningful football with the Washington Redskins, Vernon Davis was a big winner at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

So what if he never threw a curling stone down the ice, or mastered one of the brooms that they use to change the surface of the ice, or even stayed until the end of the Winter Games.

But on Saturday, after Davis had already returned stateside, the U.S.A. Men’s Curling team won gold–one of the most unexpected outcomes of the Winter Olympiad.

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