Found November 27, 2012 on
Down and Distance:
Ndamukong Suh received yet another traffic ticket on November 15th. (Credit: Rick Osentoski/AP)
Parents, take notice: it might not be the best idea to send your kids to driving school with Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. NFL Around the League writer Dan Hanzus reported that Suh received a ticket on November 15th for “failure to use due care and caution”.
Suh has had his fair share of traffic tickets in his time with the Detroit Lions. This marks the fourth traffic incident that Suh has been involved in since his senior season at Nebraska.
Reports out of Lathrup Village, Michigan state that Suh was passing several cars in the right lane on the highway while traveling at a very high speed, and Suh cut off another car as a lane was closing, nearly causing an accident. Authorities are reportedly looking into the validity of the ticket and Suh might be relieved of his latest penalty, reports Hanzus.
The officer pulled over Suh and cited him, but Lathrup Village police chief William Armstrong said he’s reviewing the dash-cam video of the incident. The officer who cited Suh has a reputation for being aggressive about writing tickets, according to Armstrong.
“The charges that were issued on the ticket, we’re looking to make sure the charges fit,” said Armstrong, who added that he doesn’t necessarily agree with the charges but plans to meet with the city attorney Tuesday about the case.
This isn’t the first incident that came up with Suh this week, as the league determined on Monday that Suh would not be suspended for his kick to the groin of Texans quarterback Matt Schaub. Suh could still be fined for the incident with Schaub.
Suh has regularly been in the news for trouble either on or off the field ever since he was drafted by the Lions in 2010. The Lions have become known as a gritty team on the field, and Suh is the perfect representation of that. But at some point, the organization will have to decide whether or not Suh and his troubles are worth over $10 million a year.
Follow us on Twitter @DownandDistance
Down and Distance Columnist - Joe Ray @jpray_SKThe post Ndamukong Suh ticketed for dangerous driving appeared first on DOWN & DISTANCE.
BEST OF MAXIM
I’m a huge Lions fan, perhaps the biggest one that I know. I love this team and want them to do well, but even I think that Ndamukong Suh is out of his mind if the Lions are going to win “multiple Super Bowls” in the future.Sure, add some free agents and a few good draft picks, and this team is gonna be a powerhouse. The problem I have with him saying this, is not that...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. Two days after avoiding suspension, Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was fined 30,000 by the NFL for the kicking incident that occurred Thanksgiving Day against the Houston Texans.
The Lions' 2010 first-round pick claims he didnt even know he kicked Houston quarterback Matt Schaub in the groin until after last weeks game when he started reading...
Ndamukong Suh will not be suspended. For now.
The NFL decided Monday not to suspend Suh for the controversial lineman’s kick to Matt Schaub‘s groin during the Lions-Texans Thanksgiving game. It was the right call by the NFL, but we’d all be crazy to think Suh won’t land in hot water again at some point, and the Lions therefore need to start taking matters into their own hands...
Detroit Lions defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh may be in a little more trouble after WJBK in Detroit reported Monday that he was given a traffic ticket on November 15 for failure to use due care and caution. According to the report, an officer saw Suh's Land Rover traveling at a high rate of speed and passing several cars on the right side. As the lane was about to end, Suh...
Detroit Lions defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh avoided a suspension, but the NFL fined him $30,000 for kicking Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub during a Thanksgiving Day game. The league reviewed the incident and levied the fine Wednesday, NFL.com reported. Suh was blocked to the ground on the play and swung his left leg, which struck Schaub in the groin area. Suh, considered...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was fined 30,000 by the NFL on Wednesday, but says he didn't kick Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub on purpose.
That's why Suh insisted he doesn't need to apologize to Schaub.
Suh spoke to reporters Wednesday for the first time since his left cleat connected with Schaub's groin area in Detroit...
The NFL has decided not to suspend Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (ehn-DAHM'-uh-kehn soo) for his actions against Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub.
League spokesman Greg Aiello announced the decision Monday on his Twitter account, adding the ''incident' will be reviewed for a potential fine.
Suh's left cleat connected with Schaub's groin...
Matt Schaub offered “no comment” on Thursday when asked about Ndamukong Suh kicking him in the groin during the Houston Texans’ win over the Detroit Lions. During an interview with SportsRadio 610 in Houston on Monday, he was not quite as tight-lipped.
Suh came up in conversation and one of the hosts asked Schaub if he would ever want him as a teammate.
“No,” the Texans...
Earlier in the week, Houston Texans QB Matt Schaub told Houston radio station SportsRadio 610 that he wouldn’t want Ndamukong Suh as a teammate and that Suh wasn’t “Houston Texan” worthy… whatever that means. Of course the question came after the now much publicized Thanksgiving Game between the Lions and Texans where not only one of the most egregious NFL rules was unearthed...
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says it's very difficult for the league to judge whether Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh intended to kick Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in the groin area.
Goodell met with reporters before speaking at a Lions charity event Tuesday night, a day after the league decided it wouldn't suspend Suh.
Goodell says he hasn'...
The NFL announced earlier today that Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh will not be suspended for booting Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in the ballsack during the first quarter of Houston’s 34-31 overtime victory on Thanksgiving at Ford Field in Detroit. … Continue reading →
The 2013 SEC hype video has been released – Throw The Flag
Mark Stoops Accepts Kentucky Job – Southern Gameday
Cincinnati reportedly batting its eyes at ACC – College Football Talk
The Lights Went Out Briefly During the Indiana and North Carolina Game – The Big Lead
Ndamukong Suh sees ‘Multiple Super Bowls’ for Detroit Lions – Die Hard Sport
NSFW Please nobody tell...