Michael irvinbromance with Amari Cooper is on hiatus for now … because the Dallas legend tells TMZ Sports he is FURIOUS at the Cowboys star for not getting the COVID vaccine.
“I’m absolutely hot about it,” The Playmaker said. “Are you kidding ?!”
Due to Cooper’s unvaccinated status, after testing positive for COVID last week, he was automatically excluded from Cowboys games against the Chiefs and Raiders.
Of course, Dallas was kicked in the teeth by Kansas City with the star wide receiver on Sunday – and his chances of beating the Raiders without Cooper at Thanksgiving aren’t good either.
When we asked Irvin – who has been a huge Cooper fan since the player was traded to Dallas in 2019 – about all of this in New York on Monday, he took nothing back, saying, “I’m so hot. to Amari Cooper for not being on this ground. “
“I have a guy who makes $ 21 million off the bench at home without playing,” Irvin added. “It’s crazy.”
Irvin says he knows that even with the vaccine, Cooper would still have been forced out of the games, but he said he was angry with Amari for not even trying to diminish that chance.
“You have to try to mitigate any problem that could cost you a game or a Super Bowl, and COVID is one of them,” Irvin said. “You are going to get the vaccine to try to alleviate it, as best you can.”
For Dak prescottFor his part, the Cooper quarterback chose not to criticize his spread after the loss to the Chiefs over the vaccine decision … telling reporters he was pretty sure Cooper would still have missed out. both matches.
“Let’s try not to hit the guy or put him down for a personal decision,” Prescott said. “I don’t think there is anyone coming back for less than 10 days.”