Found June 30, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
First it was the New England Patriots. Earned it or not, out-playing or not, the New England Patriots got some unfair assistance via a few strategically placed cameras. After that debacle and the massive string of fines and penalties that followed, the NFL had some quiet years. Of course, the great safety and Miami hero Sean Taylor passed away after being struck with a bullet in his femoral artery. For a few years, there were the usual assortment of arrests. A DUI here, domestic violence there, all in a days’ work in the NFL. Just this past season, things got nasty again. First in 201o, as if the New York Jets were not hated enough for their underwhelming play and their rivalry with the Miami Dolphins, Jets strength coach Sal Alosi decided to quietly extend a leg to trip Miami Dolphins CB Nolan Carroll. Miami still won, and the only negative coming from this game was that Alosi’s femur was not shattered – and he kept his job at the time after a small fine. After the tripping, came t...
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