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Saints TE Graham says “You can’t really have fun anymore” in the NFL

Jimmy Graham might never dunk a football over the goal posts anymore, but he was sure to let the NFL know how he felt about his fine and the dunking.  On Saturday night, the Pro Bowl tight end finally responded to a $30,000 fine imposed by league officials. He called it “steep” and said “you […] The post Saints TE Graham says “You can’t really have fun anymore” in...
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Jimmy Graham Fined $30K For Crossbar Dunks

Jimmy Graham faces a $30K fine for his crossbar dunks. New Orleans Saints tight end has been fined $30K by the NFL in accordance to the “Jimmy Graham Rule” for dunking the ball over the goal post crossbar twice last Friday against the Titans. The dunk is one of Graham’s signature moves, made famous by Tony Gonzalez. The NFL decided to make this move a penalty after one of Graham’s...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Fines Saints TE Jimmy Graham $30K For Goal Post Dunk Celebrations

The NFL is often mocked as the “No Fun League,” and its recent punishment handed out to New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham is one reason why. NFL fined Saints TE Jimmy Graham $30,000 for dunking footballs over the goalpost.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 22, 2014 Graham dunked on the goal post twice during his team’s Week 2 preseason game against the Tennessee...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL fined Jimmy Graham $30K for cross-bar dunks

The NFL has hit Saints tight end Jimmy Graham with a $30,000 fine for dunking over the cross-bar twice last week. THIS JUST IN: The NFL has fined Saints TE Jimmy Graham $30k for dunking over the goalpost. (via @AdamSchefter) pic.twitter.com/GDZ5WXu5kO — NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) August 22, 2014 Two dunks on the goalpost = a $30k fine from the NFL for Jimmy Graham, per NFL spokesman...
Via Pro Football Zone
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints Jimmy Graham was fined 30k for dunking over the goal posts

Jimmy Graham acted as if he didn’t care during the game about dunking the football over the goal posts.  Well today I bet he is regretting it just a little.  The NFL fined Graham 30,000 dollars today for both those dunks.  I guess the NFL is sending Graham a message, because they only fined Johnny […] The post Saints Jimmy Graham was fined 30k for dunking over the goal posts...
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Jimmy Graham vows to never dunk a football again

The Saints head coach was upset about Jimmy Graham’s dunking because it caused the tram several penalties to hurt his team. Graham still doesn’t like the NFL’s rule, but insisted on Sunday he would “never do anything to hurt the team” during the regular season. “You know, for four years and however many touchdowns, I’ve […] The post Jimmy Graham vows to never dunk...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimmy Graham says he has to stop dunking

Saints tight end Jimmy Graham admits he has to stop dunking after scoring a touchdown.  He recently did so during last week’s preseason game and was penalized since it’s now against the rules. “For four years and however many touchdowns, I always dunked it,” Graham said. “I just got to stop doing that now.” Saints head coach Sean Payton was upset with Graham since he...
Via Pro Football Zone
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimmy Graham retires the goalpost dunk celebration

After scoring two touchdowns on Friday night and following them up with two goalpost dunks, which inevitably brought flags, New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham is now prepared to completely halt what has been a trademark of his for sometime now.  Graham had this to say to the New Orleans Time-Picayune on Sunday. For four years and however many touchdowns, I always dunked it...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton 'very upset' with Jimmy Graham

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham caught two touchdown passes in Friday night’s 31-24 win over the Tennessee Titans and both times he celebrated by dunking over the goal post, and both times he was penalized 15-yards. The NFL outlawed dunking over the goal post this offseason. Saints coach Sean Payton was not happy with Graham after the second dunk.  He chased the Pro...
Via Sports-Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimmy Graham dunks in scrimmage, gets penalty

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham may be fully prepared to pay a nice amount of his new contract to the league this year. The Pro Bowler, who just signed a four-year, $40 million extension, doesn’t seem to be too worried over a new NFL rule that outlaws goal-post dunks.  And he made that perfectly clear during a Saints scrimmage on Saturday. .@TheJimmyGraham with a dunk...
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25 days ago  |  1 Comment
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