Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/22/14
It was rough.It was the kind of hit that Roger Goodell is trying to eliminate from the NFL.If anyone on the Saints' offense other than Jimmy Graham had taken that shot, they would have been out for the rest of the game. It was the type of hit that causes concussions, the biggest issue facing the NFL today, and can only be corrected by changing the culture of the NFL.So why haven't we heard about an impending fine or suspension?The hit came with 2:55 left to play, on a pass that had already been broken up. In fact, if Williams had kept his eyes open, he would have had a great chance at an interception.  However, he was too focused on making the hit to even try to grab the ball. Williams very clearly launched at Graham, and wound up striking Graham somewhere between the face and chin with the crown of his helmet. Williams has long been known for his physical play, and probably should have earned more flags during the course of the game. On one drive in the third quarter, he wa...
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