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NEW YORK - APRIL 20: (EDITORS NOTE: IMAGES HAVE BEEN DIGITALLY MANIPULATED) Bart Scott of the New York Jets poses for a portrait on April 20, 2009 in New York, New York. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
New York Jets linebacker Bart Scott could be handed a fine for showing a New York Post photographer the middle finger during a classless exit from the locker room. Scott refused to speak to reporters Monday before making the obscene gesture at the photographer, saying, "Take a picture of this. Get out of my [bleeping] face." An NFL spokesman confirmed the league was looking into the matter, ESPN reported Tuesday. The hand gesture may been Scott's final significant act as a Jet if he is dumped in the offseason after a decline in his production in 2011, the New York Post reported. Scott played a reduced role this season, coming off the field on most passing downs. He is due a guaranteed $4.2 million in 2012, something he referenced on his way out the door when asked about a report that he would not be back. "I don't know why, I've got a guaranteed contract for $4 million," Scott said.
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