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After the Baltimore Ravens defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers, Ravens running back Ray Rice was photographed using the Steelers trademark “Terrible Towel” as a rag on his head. Apparently, Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley did not appreciate Rice’s use of the towel: Woodley’s reference to LenDale White and TJ Houshandzadeh are other incidents in which other players have disrespected the Terrible Towel. In 2005, Houshmandzadeh used a Terrible Towel to wipe his cleats during a game in which his team, the Cincinnati Bengals, beat the Steelers 38-31 at Heinz Field. The Bengals made the playoffs but were bounced by the Steelers 31-17 in the wild card playoff game. In 2008, then-Tennessee Titans running back White was seen stomping on the towel during the Titans defeat of the Steelers. The Steelers had the last laugh, winning the Super Bowl that season. Woodley will have the opportunity to re-address Rice later this season when the Steelers and Ravens meet again, however, the defense might not have the final say in the Steelers winning this game, given their dire situation at quarterback. Known as a “rally” towel, over $3 million have been raised for the Allegheny Valley School in Pennsylvania, which cares for people with mental and physical disabilities. The Terrible Towel is credited with being the first rally towel and has spawned towels for other teams. Follow us on Twitter @DownandDistance Down and Distance Columnist - Shane Richardson @Shaner021The post LaMarr Woodley to Ray Rice: Don’t Disrespect the Terrible Towel appeared first on DOWN & DISTANCE.
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Ray Rice was spotted with a Terrible Towel draped over his head after the Baltimore Ravens defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night, and Pittsburgh linebacker LaMarr Woodley is not happy about it. Woodley apparently felt it was disrespectful of Rice, and he took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to warn him about it and remind everyone about two players who have done it in the...
After losing the Ravens on Sunday Night, the Steelers LB took to Twitter to go after Rice for wearing the Terrible Towel. Woodley thought it was disrespectful and reminds him of two other players that disrespected the Towel and what happened to them. I guess Rice better tread carefully since the Ravens and Steelers meet again in two weeks.Bad idea rayjust ask lendale white and...
The result of Sunday’s game isn’t the only thing that has Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley a little ticked off. He apparently isn’t taking too kindly to Ray Rice‘s postgame antics either.
Woodley used Twitter to school everyone on proper Terrible Towel etiquette on Monday night. According to the Pro Bowler, use of the famous Pittsburgh rally towel is reserved strictly for...
The other night after the Ravens beat the Steelers, Baltimore running back Ray Rice walked off the field with the “terrible towel” on his head. Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley warned Rice on Twitter to not disrespect the towel. Rice has come out and made it clear that he never meant to disrespect the towel. “I actually asked a fan to trade like I’ve been trading jerseys...
In the past some players have disrespected the Steelers’ “terrible towel.” Former Bengals wide receiver T.J. Houshmanzadeh used the towel to clean his cleats and former Titans running back LenDale White stomped on the towel.
After beating the Steelers on Sunday night, Ravens running back Ray Rice had the “terrible towel” on his head to wipe his sweat. Steelers linebacker...
Look out Ray….their coming for you. After the Baltimore Ravens defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, Ravens runningback Ray Rice was seen exiting the field wearing a Terrible Towel on his head. Steeler linebacker LaMarr Woodley took to twitter reminding Rice of what happens when you disrespect the towel.
“Bad idea ray just ask lendale white and tj whosyourmama.”
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The Ravens running back expressed regret for draping a Terrible Towel over his head following a win over Pittsburgh, saying, "I apologize to those who saw it as disrespectful."
Week Twelve Fantasy Football Rankings
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