Oakland Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict is facing a suspension for an illegal helmet-to-helmet hit, and ESPN’s Chris Morternsen reports that it could last the entire season. Burfict was ejected for his vicious hit on Indianapolis Colts tight end Jack Doyle. This will be the fourth straight year he’s suspended. SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell discuss how the NFL should discipline Burfict.
Is a Season-Long Suspension the Right Punishment for Vontaze Burfict’s Hit?
Oakland Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict is expected to appeal his season-long suspension, according to The MMQB’s Albert Breer, for his illegal hit on Indianapolis Colts tight end Jack Doyle. Burfict has previously been suspended for ten games over his last seven seasons in ...read more