This past Sunday, January 19, actor Rob Lowe was lucky enough to be at the NFC championship game between the Green Bay Packers and the San Francisco 49ers.
Who was Lowe rooting for during the game?
If his hat was to be believed, he just loves the NFL in general.
Is Rob Lowe just rocking a generic NFL shield hat?— Chris Long (@Chris Long)1579480988.0
During the broadcast of the game, cameras cut to Lowe in the crowd.
To the laughter of fans everywhere, he was wearing a hat adorned with a generic NFL Shield rather than either of the teams.
Brown coat guy: big football fan? Rob Lowe: Yup! BG: Who you got, Pack or Niners? Lowe: Yes. https://t.co/3jmMcyqNWZ— Avry's Sports Show (@Avry's Sports Show)1579483217.0
hey Rob Lowe which team are you rooting for “uhhh… the NFL" https://t.co/BAdlRyk6gD— Rodger Sherman (@Rodger Sherman)1579481122.0
In response to the viral joke, Rob Lowe quickly clapped back on Twitter.
I didn’t expect my hat to be the most interesting part of this game! https://t.co/F54cTppe7C— Rob Lowe (@Rob Lowe)1579483122.0
There were a few who agreed that Lowe's hat really wasn't such a big deal...
Do we really give a crap about the hat Rob Lowe wore to a game?— Pete Prisco (@Pete Prisco)1579539876.0
...but most continued roasting Lowe's strange choice.
Rob Lowe wearing an NFL hat in the crowd. Not a team. Just the NFL logo. Big fan of the league overall. Great stuff.— jordan (@jordan)1579481011.0
Rob Lowe just rooting for a good game and success of the league https://t.co/bPERC9oCGa— Big Cat (@Big Cat)1579481030.0
Rob Lowe's favorite player is Roger Goodell https://t.co/WiYWNUqYPW— PFF (@PFF)1579481271.0
Rob Lowe is ready to sub in just in case a ref gets hurt https://t.co/rOtdXD9Trh— SB Nation (@SB Nation)1579481063.0
At the end of the day, aren't we all just rooting for a good game with good teams?
hi I’m Rob Lowe and when I watch football I root for the [checks hat] NFL https://t.co/YuOQNYzk5u— shauna (@shauna)1579482260.0
When Rob Lowe goes to a concert instead of getting a souvenir band t-shirt he just gets a shirt that says “music” https://t.co/PeEINJRiHs— Scott Williams (@Scott Williams)1579481254.0
Who’s going to win the Super Bowl? Rob Lowe: The NFL. #NFCChampionship https://t.co/suAnZB83kI— Cameron Grant (@Cameron Grant)1579481609.0
Where does one even go to buy an NFL hat?
Rob Lowe is literally the only person who owns an NFL hat https://t.co/NkZ0NtfAE9— Andrew Joseph (@Andrew Joseph)1579481189.0
Never seen someone go with the NFL hat before at a game. Neither has the guy next to Rob Lowe https://t.co/O5w48ik4aH— George Dunham (@George Dunham)1579481322.0
Rob Lowe keeping it real rooting for Naples, Florida https://t.co/MbLLJ87woY— Jeff Ross (@Jeff Ross)1579484380.0
No matter who wins the game, the NFL will come out on top.
@WillBrinson Rob Lowe like: https://t.co/UPQP0oAjXp— giorgia (@giorgia)1579481247.0
The guy next to Rob Lowe looks like he’s pitching his new half hour sitcom about a group of wacky NFL referees who… https://t.co/cWAppol67z— Jenny Johnson (@Jenny Johnson)1579482014.0
Rob Lowe: “I’m a huge NFL fan. Did you know our television ratings were up 5.2% over last year? We dominated!” https://t.co/gkx7qpdfos— Blitzed Football (@Blitzed Football)1579537507.0
Hard to imagine anyone telling Rob that his hat was perfect.
A LIDS EMPLOYEE, ONE WEEK AGO: Are you sure, sir? No one's ever bought that one before. It's kinda just for display… https://t.co/rzTgYOSr8P— Chase Mitchell (@Chase Mitchell)1579486811.0
Maybe we should all be showing our support for the National Football League.
Loving Rob Lowe's new hat! https://t.co/NTJ0pn94n4— jordan (@jordan)1579481355.0
What a great game!
Can't wait to see the NFL face off once again with the NFL in the Superbowl.