Brady's slide draws ire of Ravens' Pollard
January 21, 2013
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) - Tom Brady's foot-up slide in the AFC championship game did not sit well with Baltimore Ravens strong safety Bernard Pollard.
During the final minute of the first half, Brady slid to the ground to end of an impromptu run. The quarterback's upraised leg hit onrushing Ravens free safety Ed Reed, who emerged from the play without injury.
But Pollard believes Brady should be disciplined by the NFL, which levies fines on defensive players for helmet-to-helmet hits.
Pollard said Monday, ``If you want to keep this going in the right direction, everyone should be penalized for their actions.''
He said Brady ``knew what he was doing. It has to go both ways. Hopefully the NFL will do something about it. If they don't, that's fine. If they do, then that's fine.''
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
5-0 G-Plays, 15-3 L3 Sun., +1,157
10-0 G-Play Run, 25-14 Overall TY
3-0 Sunday, 5-0 Over/Unders TY
5-1 L6 G-Plays, 16-7 L23 Picks
9-2 Record L2 NFL Sundays
3-0 Guarantees, 11-6 This Season
5-1 Totals TY, 5-2 L7 Guarantees
9-2 Guarantees, 13-6 Overall TY
2-0 Monday, 10-2 L12 Guarantees
7-3 Record Last 2 Sundays
3-0 G-Plays, 13-7 L3 Sundays
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!