Odell Beckham Jr. suspended 1 game for 'malicious' hit vs. Panthers
By just for on 10 January 2017
New York Giants wide receiver NHL Hockey Jerseys Odell Beckham Jr. will be sidelined for one game for intentionally striking Carolina Panthers cornerback Josh Norman with helmet-to-helmet contact, the NFL announced on Monday. Beckham is appealing the suspension and the case will be heard Wednesday by James Thrash, according to ESPN's Chris Mortensen. Beckham, 23, was heated Cheap NFL Jerseys USA throughout the Week 15 game against the Panthers and got into several altercations with Norman. Panthers cornerback Cortland Finnegan also had exchanges with Beckham, but the receiver's actions reached a boiling point when he dove Wholesale Jerseys NFL headfirst into the helmet of Norman. On one play, Beckham intentionally targeted and blindsided Norman with a helmet-to-helmet strike. He will appeal his one-game suspension on Wednesday: Blandino said on Tuesday that Basketball Jerseys Cheap officials could've done a better job nipping the feud between Beckham and Norman in the bud by establishing a tone early with penalties. "I think there was a couple of NFL Jerseys Cheap opportunities, for me in looking at the tape, there were two or three opportunities early in the game to throw a flag and set the tone," Blandino said. "You always want to set the tone early. Not make something up, but when something raising to the level of unnecessary roughness or unsportsmanlike conduct we can't miss those opportunities. Because that sets the tone for the entire game." But Blandino suggested that Beckham shouldn't have been the only player disqualified for his actions. While he didn't name Norman specifically, Blandino said that players on both teams could have been ejected by officials.


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