Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/13/14
Baltimore Ravens strong safety Bernard Pollard thinks New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady should be punished by the NFL for a dangerous play during Sunday's AFC Championship Game. Brady lifted his right leg and struck Ravens free safety Ed Reed in the leg while sliding on a bootleg. The veteran defensive back was slowing down to avoid hitting Brady. According to the rules, quarterbacks are protected from being hit when they go to the ground and slide. "He knew what he was doing," Pollard said of Brady. "So, I'm the type of player it has to go both ways. It really does. It has to go both ways. Hopefully, the NFL will do something about it. If they don't, that's fine. If they do, that's fine. "We all know emotions are on the field. We're going to say things. We're going to do things. If you want to keep the game clean, if you want to keep this thing going in the right direction, everybody needs to be penalized for their actions." Ravens coach John Harbaugh weighed in on...
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  • Brady is not stupid. Pollard and Reed are headhunters and everyone knows it. Funny that he would complain about a guy trying to protect himself from one of their cheap shots. Man they keep running their mouths even after big win.
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