roughing the passer

© Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
September 25, 2018 - 1:45 pm
Roughing the passer -- the latest rule change/penalty call that has football fans (and players) crying out in frustration. Well, the NFL may be listening. The league's competition committee has scheduled a conference call for next week to discuss the proliferation of flags thrown for roughing the...
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© Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
September 25, 2018 - 6:30 am
Packers' linebacker Clay Matthews was flagged for a controversial roughing the passer for the second straight week. “Unfortunately this league is going in a direction that I think a lot of people don’t like, I think they’re getting soft," Matthews said. Read more here . This is a foul for roughing...
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Mike Clemens
September 19, 2018 - 8:32 pm
Green Bay, WI - Clay Matthews was still at a loss Wednesday as to how he is supposed to do his job - that is, pressure or sack the quarterback. The Packers linebacker spoke with the media and said even the Vikings think he got stuck with a raw deal Sunday. So far, there have been 21 roughing the...
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