It is clear that the NFL is taking a hard stance on protecting QB’s, I ask the question, at what price to the NFL game.
From fans to current and former NFL players and sports talk radio hosts. People have expressed their displeasure with the Harrison and Robinson helmet to helmet fines and how the NFL is handling this issue by proposing that a player will be fined and suspended if he commits a flagrant helmet to helmet hit in the future.
Despite the Pittsburgh Steelers long standing tradition of being one of the league’s most intimidating, hard hitting, physical teams, Mike Tomlin favors stricter enforcement of helmet to helmet hits and he supports whatever the NFL deems necessary to make the game safer. At the same time he insists that James Harrison’s violent hit on Mohamed [...]