NFL quarterback Brock Osweiler, who filled in as starting QB for the Denver Broncos while Peyton Manning was sidelined last year, was caught up in a physical altercation early Saturday as he carried a pizza outside a pizza parlor in Scottdale, Ariz.
In a video posted by TMZ, Osweiler is approached by a woman during a chaotic sequence of events at the side of the road that reportedly grew out of a heckling incident. Osweiler appears to shove the woman back, and moments later, Osweiler is shoved hard from behind by another participant.
Two remarkable things about the video: (1) Osweiler appears to show restraint and avoids causing the situation to escalate — potentially a career-saving decision — and (2) Osweiler saves the pizza.
Here’s the video …