Steelers Notebook: Scuffles with Ravens may cost Taylor and Polamalu
Monday, September 12, 2011
By Ed Bouchette, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Officials kicked no one out even though two of them hit the turf while Ravens and Steelers battled after play ended. But some of them can expect the fines to roll in this week.
Take Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor
. He was penalized 15 yards for unsportsmanlike conduct after he head-butted Ravens tackle Michael Oher
Or Troy Polamalu
, who was involved in pushing and shoving with some Ravens who looked as though they were trying to bring him down around his ankles after a play.
"We got beat up all over the field today, most of the game against our rivals," Polamalu said. "I may have lost it a little bit, which is not a good example, especially to my family and to the fans and children. You know what? That's also part of this game. The truth of it is, we got our butts kicked today."
And, fined by Thursday?
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