Titans rookie sucker punched by a Bama fan who yelled “roll tide”

Former LSU and current Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger was sucker punched at a Nashville bar and grill called “Losers” by an Alabama fan that yelled “roll tide” prior to assaulting him,  according to The Tennessean.

Steve Ford, owner of Losers Most Wanted Bar & Grill on Division Street, said Mettenberger did nothing to provoke another bar patron, but the 6-foot-5, 224-pound quarterback ended up getting punched in the face. He did not require medical attention.

“Here’s the truth: The guy said something about ‘Roll Tide!’ to Zach, and Zach turned around and said ‘Good luck with that,’ ” Ford said on Monday. “And the guy’s buddy then sucker-punched Zach.

“I promise you that Mettenberger did not throw a punch. He didn’t do anything. The guy sucker-punched him in the eye, that’s the bottom line, and the guy that punched him started running out the door. My door guys had to chase him down.”