Briggs was just playing along with Bello and pretending like he thought Mike sold them out to place suspicion on Eddie (Sheaun Mc Kinney).
Their plan works and Bello blames Eddie for their misfortune by sealing his eye with lead (gross! Mike takes this all in stride and ends up impressing Briggs with his cool head and ability to go with the flow.
Back at Graceland, Briggs and Lauren (Scottie Thompson) catch up and we find out that her partner, Donnie, got transferred to Miami.
This situation is quickly resolved and the boys are confronted by Bello(Gbenga Akinnagbe) and his men.
However, it's really eight years later and as much as it feels like time has stopped, the former tween stars couldn't be more grown up.
After almost a decade, it's evident Disney is once again responsible for scouting out another group of talented hopefuls turned megawatt stars.
Gregory decided he wanted to win Mc Intrye back and took an unconventional approach to do so, by "randomly 'favoriting' her tweets." Twitter favorites have been touted as a flirting option in the past.
In 2014, Time Magazine wrote a guide to types of Twitter favorites. The "flirt fav." Bullett Media also snarkily explored potential meanings behind the act of favoriting, and the first possible intention listed was flirting.
They likened the deed to a Facebook poke, "but with 75% less desperation." For Mc Intyre and Gregory, Twitter (and other social media platforms) were a "low stakes" mode of flirting, Mc Intyre told Tech Insider.