In yesterday’s Wild Card win over the Cincinnati Bengals, Steelers OLB coach Joey Porter was caught going on the field to talk trash with opposing Bengals players.
His actions will result in a major fine, slapped down by the league.
Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter will be fined for coming on to field Saturday night and engaging Bengals players, per a source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 10, 2016
Porter was an intense player with the Steelers, Dolphins and Cardinals–a trait that served him well. For most of his career, he was considered a top tier linebacker, and finished with 98 sacks in 12 seasons.
But as a coach, it’s a little class-less. Find a way, Mr. Porter, to breed that fiery persona among your players.
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