During the onslaught of Pinktober, it’s important to note that there are other ways to raise awareness for cancer-type issues than to slather pink on things. Yesterday, I saw a pink trash truck and it was fundamentally disturbing.
So while NFL players putting on wigs to delight survivors of cancer is an odd image, at the very least, it’s trying a different tack. At any rate, Redskins players Robert Griffin III and self-professed “Dirty Terp” Josh Wilson got some fake lady hair to entertain cancer survivors at an annual event.
Really think the NFL should ditch the pink stuff and get all quarterbacks to wear wigs for a month. Not only would the focus be broader by dealing with all types of cancer, but you would get images like this: