Female Fan Gets Fooled into Thinking She Met Bills Legend Jim Kelly

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistMarch 12, 2014

FILE - This April 26, 2013 file photo shows Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly during a news conference at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y. Kelly says he has been diagnosed with cancer in his upper jaw bone and will have surgery on June 7. The announcement was made Monday morning, June 3, 2013, just before the start of the quarterback's Kelly For Kids charitable foundation's annual celebrity golf tournament. (AP Photo/David Duprey, File)
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Meeting professional athletes, active or retired, can be an awesome moment for anyone. If you find out that you were duped, it can be a serious bummer.

Former NFL quarterback Jim Kelly led the Buffalo Bills to four straight Super Bowls at one point in his career. Many people would be stoked to meet him.

One female fan was pretty excited that she ran into "Kelly":

via Busted Coverage

News flash: That's not Kelly.

With smartphones at our disposal, she could have easily looked him up and found out the truth. If someone even slightly resembles a celebrity, don't put it past them to use it to their advantage. It looks like it worked for one man that night.

[Busted Coverage]

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