Found November 29, 2011 on
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As we all know by now Stevie Johnson mocked Plaxico Burress shooting himself after a touchdown in their game on Sunday. Since then Johnson has called Burress and apologized. Burress said that he accepted the apology, but if it was back in the day he might have met him in the parking lot and worked things out. Jets nose tackle Sione Pouha had a different problem though. He thought the later part of the celebration was even worse when Johnson fell on the ground acting like an airplane. This is what he had to say.
“Us being from New York, we like to hold ourselves to some integrity,
and that airplane thing, in my opinion, was kind of a dagger considering
the circumstances of remembrance of what we just had on Sept. 11,’’
Pouha said. “It was just unprofessional. We all stand for pride around
here, and that’s a sacred moment for a lot of people and it’s a very
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Buffalo Bill's WR Stevie Johnson mocked Plaxico Burress and his gun incident today following a touchdown against the New York Jets.
Here is video of the celebration that is sure to draw a fine from the NFL.
What do you think of the celebration?
Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stevie Johnson celebrated a touchdown reception and mocked opponents Plaxico Burress and Santonio Holmes in the process.
After reeling in a five-yard score in the second quarter during Sunday's game, Johnson pretended to shoot himself in the leg as he began his touchdown celebration.
Johnson then extended his arms and mocked Holmes' touchdown...
Wideout Plaxico Burress and head coach Rex Ryan discuss the Jets’ comeback victory against the Bills, which kept their playoff hopes alive.
Also takes shot at "Flight Boys"
Plaxico Burress says Steve Johnson has apologized for TD celebration.
Bills wide receiver Stevie Johnson celebrated a 5-yard touchdown Sunday by dancing and grabbing his leg like he'd been shot — a move that could be interpreted as mocking Plaxico Burress.
Stay classy, Stevie Johnson. The young wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills mocked Plaxico Burress after scoring a touchdown against the New York Jets by pretending to shoot himself in the thigh. As you remember, Plaxico Burress was arrested and served jail time after shooting himself in the leg back in 2008.
Stevie Johnson’s celebration got him flagged for excessive celebration...
Johnson mocked WR Plaxico Burress' self-shooting incident
For the Jets, a Victory That Exposed Some Weaknesses [New York Times]
Dustin Keller leaps to defense of Mark Sanchez after win over Bills [NYDailyNews]
Plaxico Burress: Stevie Johnson sorry [ESPN]
Stevie Johnson says he may stop touchdown celebrations after Jets incident [NJ]
Jets likely without DT Mike DeVito for Redskins matchup [NJ]
So much football to catch up on yet I can’t stop looking at this GIF…
Houston 20, Jacksonville 13: Well that was quick. Matt Leinart out for the year with a broken collarbone. Hot Tubs across Houston rejoice, their king is back.
NY Jets 28, Buffalo 24: Get it. Because Plaxico Burress plays for the Jets and shot himself in the leg at a night club? Get it? Its something everyone...
This was one of those gut check/pants check game for some of us, which in reality should never have been that close but in the NFL wins are wins regardless of how ugly they may be. I apologize for not bringing the “Who to Root For” column yesterday but it will be back next week but the Chargers, Browns, Chiefs, and Eagles didn’t do us any favors so lets paint up some game...