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Raiola fined for uneccesarily striking Pats' Zach Moore

FOXBORO, Mass. — Center Dominic Raiola was deservedly punished for his actions on the Detroit Lions’ final drive against the New England Patriots on Sunday. Raiola was fined $10,000 for unnecessarily striking Patriots defensive end Zach Moore in the head on third and 9 with 57 seconds left in the fourth quarter of New England’s 34-9 win, according to an NFL spokesman. ...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominic Raiola: I don't care what Bill Belichick said about me

As we found out last Sunday, Dominic Raiola isn’t one to back down. The Detroit Lions center proved that in an unpleasant way against the New England Patriots, taking several cheap shots at Patriots defensive end Zach Moore as the game wound down. New England head coach had a brilliant response to Raiola’s actions after the game, remarking that the 35-year-old had “never...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions, NFL Won’t Punish Dominic Raiola For Cheap Shot Vs. Patriots

Dominic Raiola is getting off scot-free for his late-game antics Sunday afternoon against the New England Patriots. The Detroit Lions center will not be disciplined by the team for his cheap shot against Zach Moore on the final play of the game, head coach Jim Caldewell announced Monday. “He and I talked,” Caldwell said. “We addressed the issue. What we talked about is a private...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick burns Dominic Raiola over cheap shot

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick had the perfect response when asked about Dominic Raiola’s cheap shot. As you may have seen, Raiola dove at the knees of Patriots defensive lineman Zach Moore on Sunday when the Detroit Lions took a knee to end the game. Raiola later offered no apologies, saying he tried to...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominic Raiola Gave Zach Moore Another Cheap Shot In Loss To Patriots (GIF)

Dominic Raiola must not think too highly of rookie Zach Moore and the New England Patriots. It turns out, Raiola’s dive at Moore’s knees on the final play of the Detroit Lions’ 34-9 loss to the Patriots wasn’t the center’s first cheap shot of the game. With :57 seconds left in the fourth quarter, Raiola hit Moore in the back of the head when the rookie defensive lineman...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominic Raiola dives at Patriots DT’s knees because he’s a jerk (VIDEO)

Vine Dominic Raiola took matters into his own hands Sunday as he dove into Patrios defensive lineman Zach Moore’s knees after the final play.  You see, Raiola was mad that the Patriots are better at football than the Lions.  More specifically, he was angry that the Pats scored with under two minutes left when they were already up 27-9.  And even more specifically, Raiola did...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominic Raiola dives at Zach Moore’s knees on last play of game (Video)

Dominic Raiola was not happy about the New England Patriots running up the score in a 34-6 win on Sunday, so he retaliated by committing a dirty play. The longtime Lions center dove at Zach Moore’s knees on the last play of the game — a kneel down by Matt Stafford — and said he...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiola takes a cheap shot at the end of the game because the Patriots ‘ran up the score’

At the conclusion of today’s Lions/Patriots ‘game’, Dominic Raiola took it upon himself to go after New England offensive lineman Zach Moore’s legs in a blatant cheap shot for the Pats apparently ‘running up the score’. Here’s the Detroit Free Press relaying Raiola’s absurd logic: “I cut him,” Raiola said. “We took a knee, so I cut the nose (tackle). They...
Via The Majors Detroit
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominic Raiola Admits To Going After Pats Players Knees (Video)

Lions Dominic Raiola spoke about what went down during the last play of the Patriots blowout of the Lions, to the tune of 34-6. Raiola came out and admitted that he lashed out at the Pats for what he feels was them running up the score on them. Raiola states he tried to cut-block Pats DT Zach Moore on the Lions’ final offensive snap as means of retaliation. “I cut him,” Raiola...
Via Geeks and Cleats
25 days ago  |  Discuss

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