Why was Nick Lachey booted from a NFL game?

Posted at 1:57 PM, Dec 04, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-04 13:57:25-05

SAN DIEGO (WTVR) – Pop star Nick Lachey was kicked out of Sunday’s Cincinnati Bengals game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium.

Lachey took to Twitter to explain what happened.

“For the record, I was not kicked out of the Chargers game for excessive “trash talking,” he tweetd.”No, that honor belonged to the guy in front of me!”

“I simply don’t appreciate someone turning around and putting their finger in my face,” he tweeted. “Call me crazy, but that deserved a reaction.”

“Again, aside from a few exceptions, I had a great time hanging with Charger fans all afternoon. Honestly, some of the nicest fans around,” he concluded.

Celebrity news website TMZ reported Lachey, a Bengals fan, was talking trash with Chargers fans during the game The trash talk escalated into a fight in the stands.