Originally written October 10, 2012 on Sports-Glory:
The NFL will review New York Jets guard Matt Slauson's hit on Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing during Monday night's game.Cushing will miss the rest of the season with a torn left ACL.  Slauson appeared to cut Cushing with a low block from behind during the Texans' 23-17 victory over the Jets.  The NFL's vice president of football operations Merton Hanks will review the clip, according to USA Today.  Slauson would likely be fined for the hit, which the league will announce on Friday.Slauson was not flagged on the play during the game and Texans coach Gary Kubiak hasn't labeled the block as "dirty.""Obviously, cutting is a part of football, but the rule says you can't come back (toward) your own goal line and cut,"Kubiak said. "So the question is, is the guy coming back to his own goal line? That's in the league's hands. We turn in plays. We turn in situations, and they've got to do their job."
PLAYERS: Matt SlausonRex Ryan
TEAMS: New York Jets
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