I wasn't surprised at all. The losing team usually does not stand and accept the entire organization lost the game, they pick out one of their own and sacrifice them. Kind of like the kicker in football.
I am from North Buffalo, just moved down here 3 years ago. I have 5 buddies in your nieghborhood with a total of 10 Jeeps between them. Check out Papa Jakes on Elmwood/Grote for good food and drinks, been hangin out there about 10yrs.