Found November 02, 2013 on Bush League Chronicle:
Penn State punter Alex Butterworth may garner an Oscar for this egregious spectacle he executed against Illinois on Saturday.As you can see, Butterworth pulled off the most blatantly obvious flop of the season. And was inexplicably rewarded by the referee with a penalty flag.Butterworth even did a fist pump upon seeing the flag, too.Via Bleacher Report
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