During an interview with 94.1 WIP's Angelo Cataldi Friday morning, new Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz joked about not knowing what it was like to be booed by his own fans.
Now he does.
Fresh from being drafted by the Eagles with the number two pick in the NFL Draft, Wentz arrived at Philadelphia International Airport Friday afternoon to slew of fans eager to get his autograph.
Wentz, escorted by security through the crowd, apparently angered some of the fans in attendance by declining their repeated requests to stop for an autograph, even as security urged them to "get back."
"Come on, you won't sign for a season ticket holder?" one fan exclaimed in the video captured by CBS 3 Sports Director Don Bell. "Come on Carson, you're better than this," another said.
That's when one angry fan let the boo birds fly. "We're going to boo you already!" he exclaimed.
Wentz has repeatedly noted his upbringing in the frigid winters of North Dakota has made him tough. To that, I say welcome to Philadelphia.
Fans and reporters on Twitter were more sympathetic to the Eagles new franchise quarterback: