Detroit Lions Get Penalized For Tackling Ezekiel Elliott (Video)
There’s questionable calls and then there’s this nonsense.
During the third quarter of the Lions-Cowboys game on Monday Night Football, a Lions’ defensive lineman was flagged 15 yards for simply tackling running back Ezekiel Elliott.
Penalty in Goodell’s NFL pic.twitter.com/mAXXsCq7tx
— Busted Coverage (@bustedcoverage) December 27, 2016
Robinson hit the ground before Zeke did. Robinson took the brunt of the impact. This was a bad penalty against the Lions. pic.twitter.com/G3awXkZBSU
— Cowboys Nation (@CowboysNation) December 27, 2016