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James Gandolfini Dead, Tony Sparano Alive and Well

At this point, I don't even know WHAT to believe.

Nick Laham
Doing a Twitter search for Tony Sparano right now is pretty entertaining. -@BLeez17

The death of actor James Galdofini, widely known for his role as mobster Tony Soprano on HBO's hit series The Sopranos, has caused a flurry of confusion among NFL fans thinking instead that Oakland Raiders assistant head coach and offensive line coach Tony Sparano had passed away.

Twitter was chock full of fans mourning the "loss" of the veteran coach. Let's all shake our heads at the misinformed...


Then there were a few people who knew the difference but were just hoping otherwise:


And of course, there were people who didn't know what the hell was going on...