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Watch: Colts Use Orangutan To Announce Drafts Picks, NFL Analyst Threatens To Walk Off In Disgust

Watch: Colts Use Orangutan To Announce Drafts Picks, NFL Analyst Threatens To Walk Off In Disgust

Across the Atlantic, it is a big few days for the art of Human Resources, as the NFL Draft takes place in Philadelphia. The Draft is the television event that makes Sky Sports News' transfer deadline day look understated, and as it trundled into a third day yesterday, there emerged some beef between the NFL Network and a zoo in Indianapolis.

For reasons unclear, the Colts decided to use an orangutan at a local zoo to announce some of their draft picks, instructing him to type the touch screen to reveal the latest player drafted.  Here it is...

https://youtu.be/R3O3A7d5Cac

Mike Mayock of the NFL Network was unimpressed with the whole thing, and threatened to walk off air.

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Surreal.

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Gavin Cooney
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Changed the spelling of his name upon pressure from Michael Owen.

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