Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 2/5/13
Blame Brent Musberger for the ongoing war of words between Arizona Cardinals defensive lineman Darnell Dockett and Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback AJ McCarron. The two athletes first started bickering when Dockett tweeted his phone number to McCarron’s girlfriend, Katherine Webb, on the night of the BCS National Championship game after Musberger had already made her an internet sensation. Now Dockett won’t stop harassing McCarron. Dockett’s latest tweet has him resorting to name calling. The 31-year-old 290-pound NFL player also challenged the 210-pound McCarron to a fight. Aye sissy boy @10AJMcCarron lets go boxing. Great way to stay in shape , you down?— DARNELL DOCKETT (@ddockett) February 05, 2013 McCarron didn’t take too kindly to the challenge, and pulled the age-old “scoreboard” defense. @ddockett

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