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Jordan Reed Ejected After Punching Helmeted Opponent

Jordan Reed was already injured and useless, but the Washington tight end made himself even useless-er by getting ejected at the end of the third quarter tonight against Carolina with that smartest of smart football plays: punching an opponent in the football helmet.

We’re not even sure why this should warrant an ejection—the public humiliation at trying to punch a guy in the face mask should be penalty enough—but there you go.


[ESPN Deportes]

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