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Eagles fan collides with subway pillar during celebration of Super Bowl trip

Screenshot of Twitter user Trill Gate's post showing Eagles' fan running into subway column.

Chances are high that plenty of Philadelphia Eagles fans were ready to run through a wall after watching their team secure a spot in the Super Bowl after drubbing the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Championship Sunday.

Now a video is going viral that appears to show an exuberant member of the Philly faithful doing something awfully close to that.

Twitter user Trill Gate posted a video Sunday night of a crowded Philadelphia subway car. And what do the riders see out of their window? A man in an Eagles jersey running at close to full speed alongside the moving train, possibly trying to catch a ride or maybe just overcome with pure elation.

Whatever the reason, it did not end well for him. Watch what happens:

(Note: The original video was made private by the owner. Click here to watch. Below is a version that another user added music to)

The video shows the man crash into a column in the subway station, causing him to leave his feat and land on the hard ground.

Sports fans in the City of Brotherly Love are known for their over-the-top fanaticism and thousands celebrated in the city streets after the Eagles beat the Vikings 38-7, though the Associated Press reports only a few arrests were made.

The "Bird Gang" likely will not let a few subway pillars or other large objects stop them from flying high as they celebrate en route to Super Bowl LII.

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