Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 1/7/12
When Brad Wing's touchdown run off a fake punt earlier this season was the first to be erased by a new NCAA rule cracking down on unsportsmanlike celebrations earlier, college football fans were outraged. During the Australian-born LSU punter's infamous 52-yard run down the left sideline of his team's blowout victory against Florida in October, he looked back to see where the closest defender was and briefly spread his arms before crossing the goal line. Wing's gesture was hardly the kind of egregious celebration the new rule is intended to curb, but the touchdown was disallowed and he received a 15-yard penalty. The call was widely criticized on Twitter, blogs and Internet message boards. Perhaps no one though was as appalled about it as one of Wing's countrymen, Kim Beazley, Australia's ambassador to the US. He jokingly said he even thought about making an "ambassador's complaint" to President Barack Obama. "I was totally outraged," Beazley said with a laugh. "But I thought th...
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