Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 8/17/13
The No Fun League is in full swing--the league office is already handing down some fines for excessive hits and celebrations. Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis got hit with one (a whopping $7875) for his odd celebration after scoring a TD against the Tennessee Titans in their first preseason game. From Deadspin.com It was deemed excessive, but I don't see it. He wasn't taunting any of the Titans or even facing the field, but the NFL has decided not to let the guys express themselves when they play. Good thing these guys get paid like they do. Could you imagine getting hit with a fine if you celebrated getting a promotion or raise at work? If they were going to fine anyone it should have been Kirk Cousins and his center. What are these guys trying to do? Reenact a night at the club during spring break or something? Of course neither actually deserves to get fined. This new rule is just another of the many stupid ways that the league is trying to clamp ...
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