Falcons' Roddy White Owes Fan Season Tickets After Mercer Upsets Duke

Falcons' Roddy White Owes Fan Season Tickets After Mercer Upsets Duke
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No matter how confident you are, March Madness is a dangerous time to make a bet.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White learned that lesson the hard way.

Not many people could have predicted that No. 14 Mercer would be able to go into North Carolina and knock off No. 3 Duke in the second round of the 2014 NCAA tournament. White certainly didn't think there was much of a chance.

When a fan told the wideout that the Bears would upset the Blue Devils, White made a bold wager:

Mercer stunned the college basketball world Friday with a 78-71 victory over Duke.

White will indeed give the fan tickets, but the prize doesn't appear to be the same that was originally wagered:

UPDATE: Sunday, March 23, 11:37 a.m. ET

White explained early Sunday morning why he's not paying up on the bet:

The Fan said he doesn't expect anything from White:

[Roddy White, Twitter]

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