Michael Phelps’ stardom knows no limits, halts preseason game for fans to watch history @Thebiglead/Twitter

Michael Phelps broke a 2,168-year-old Olympics record Thursday night with his outstanding 13 individual gold medal.

Related: Michael Phelps tears up on camera as he discusses “very special” medal moment with his son

Facing the monumental moment, the Baltimore Ravens made sure their game didn’t interrupt the hometown kid’s attempt at a record-breaking achievement and hit pause on their preseason game so that all in attendance could marvel.

You don’t get more big-time than causing a football game to halt so that fans can watch a moment from the Olympics.

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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