Vontaze Burfict has a steep hole to dig out of.
The Oakland Raiders linebacker has already been suspended for the remaining 12 games of the season due to his helmet-to-helmet hit on Colts tight end Jack Doyle, but apparently he had another one during that game.
Despite playing only 16 snaps Sunday, Burfict received a letter this week informing him of an additional helmet-to-helmet hit against the Colts. The league is expected to include that evidence against during his appeal, which is slated to be heard on Tuesday.
Here’s that play on Doyle that started this:
The fact that they found a second hit supports their case that he is a repeat offender.
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