Geoff Lane, an Eagles fan in Washington, D.C., wanted to make a splash at his upcoming wedding. So he sent a letter to Brandon Brooks asking if the Birds offensive lineman - and fellow Miami of Ohio product - would be a guest at the occasion.
"As a 2007 graduate of Miami University, a Delaware valley native, and a lifelong Eagles fan, my fiancé and I would be thrilled to have you join us at our wedding," Lane wrote. "Throughout your first year in Philadelphia you have demonstrated what it means to be a Miamian and an Eagle. You continually exhibit the love, honor, resilience and toughness that make Miamians and Philadelphians such special people. We hope you will consider joining us on our wedding day."
Brooks happily accepted the invitation, and announced it on Twitter Friday morning: