Dec. 23 (UPI) — Tennessee Titans offensive lineman Taylor Lewan and Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman received in a short shoving match following their Week 16 matchup.
The quarrel occurred close to the Redskins’ bench following the Titans’ 25-16 victory on Saturday at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. Lewan walked towards the Redskins bench and carried out Norman’s trademark bow-and-arrow celebration within the defender’s face.
Norman responded by getting up from the bench and throwing his helmet on the 6-foot-7, 309-pound lineman. The 6-foot, 200 pound defender then shoved Lewan’s arm down and received in some temporary shoving earlier than Lewan walked away.
An NBC videographer reported that Lewan informed Norman to “get the [expletive] out of his stadium.”
Lewan informed reporters after the sport that he thought Norman was making an attempt to injure Titans operating again Derrick Henry.
“I am not fearful about Josh Norman. I am an offensive lineman. He is a DB. I do not know who that’s,” Lewan stated.
“I used to be [ticked off]. He was making an attempt to harm Derrick. That is B.S. That is not the best way soccer’s presupposed to be performed, man. It is not our fault you are not related anymore.”
Issues received HEATED between Josh Norman and Taylor Lewan postgame. pic.twitter.com/HXCE6zRSzj
— NBC Sports activities Redskins (@NBCSRedskins) December 23, 2018
Norman didn’t communicate to the media after the sport. He sat in his locker whereas nonetheless sporting his jersey, pads and cleats throughout his media availability, in accordance with the Washington Put up.
Norman had 4 tackles and an help within the loss. The 2015 Professional Bowl and All-Professional choice has 59 mixed tackles, 9 passes defensed, three interceptions, three pressured fumbles and a fumble restoration in 15 begins this season.