Josh Norman Fined $25K For Criticizing Officials & Saying a Ref ‘Sucks’ (Video)
After the Cincinnati Bengals-Washington Redskins game ended in a tie in London last week, Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman took to his post-game press conference to single out one particular ref by saying he sucks.
“Norman: “Who is official 88? I’ve gotta know. You suck. I’m just putting it out there.” Goes on long list of questionable calls.”
“We play a physical game, they know that.We come here international game, it all goes out the window. …he needs to be reprimanded”
Washington CB Josh Norman invited Paul Pogba on stage & then took a lesson from the Frenchman’s Man U coach and did a Mourinho on the refs. pic.twitter.com/wEgYMWT6dx
— Davidde Corran (@DaviddeCorran) October 30, 2016
On Saturday, Norman was fined $25K by the league for those comments regarding the official. According to Pro Football Talk, he is appealing.
Source: NFL fined Washington CB Josh Norman $25,000 for his comments last weeks about officiating. Norman is appealing.
— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) November 6, 2016