Chris Andersen Gets Free Bird Neck Tattoo Denver Nuggets Chris Andersen is a fan favorite..His nickname is the Birdman, plays with incredible energy and flat out loves ink..Chris had two spot that were still stained free..his face and neck..say goodbye to the neck..The Birdman has tattooed his neck with letters spelling out Free homage to the Lynyrd Skynyrd classic tune or a reference to his own nickname?..I was thinking he was more into Cypress Hill…looks can be deceiving.