Inspired by the nickname "Riverboat Ron" and the Carolina Panthers' recent success during the 2013-2014 NFL season, I used Adobe Photoshop to create this image of Panthers head coach, Ron Rivera, dressed as a riverboat gambler.
Rivera was given the nickname "Riverboat Ron" after showing the instincts of a riverboat gambler when he successfully went for it on fourth-and-1 twice on the first series of a 35-10 victory at Minnesota on Oct. 13.
I originally posted this picture to a Panthers' fan page, reddit.com/r/panthers/. It exploded on the Internet in the following days after Rivera's daughter, Courtney, posted it on Instagram and it later turned into a Twitter post.
I have 100% faith that this image will help propel the Panthers into the Super Bowl.