One of them (Presumably Wiggins) is literally WEARING the throat wolf on his arm, because he has become the throat wolf, Godo's Irregulars IS the Throat-Wolf of Lore.

These guys live on Baker Street and eat Storm Crows and Chimney Imps for Breakfast when they aren't helping solve mysteries.

In all seriousness, though.
He's a good one drop in a Mono-Red deck and remains viable later into the game.
People also usually avoid blocking him so he pays for himself most of the time.