Posted September 16, 2013 on AP on Fox
Alabama tailback T.J. Yeldon apologized for actions that drew an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty in the Texas A&M game. Yeldon made a money sign and a double throat-slashing gesture toward the stands after running for a 4-yard touchdown in the top-ranked Crimson Tide's 49-42 victory. Yeldon did not speak to the media on Monday but issued a statement through media relations apologizing for ''my selfish action.'' Yeldon says, ''That is not the way I want to represent myself, my family and our team.'' He says he will learn from it and ''use better judgment in the future.''
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