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I was reading about Brady's injuried shoulder on ESPN http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/recap?gameId=290828028 and at the bottom of the article it says and I quote

"An unsightly breach of patriotic etiquette: Redskins FB Mike Sellers, carrying the American flag onto the field during pregame introductions, flung the Stars and Stripes onto the ground near the 50-yard line. After a few seconds, LB Robert Hanson walked over and rescued the flag off the turf. ... "

I didn't notice during the pregame or the CBS broadcast. Does anybody know anything about this? I hope this was an accident and he just droped it, but if it was I think he would have just picked it up and Hansen would not have had to "rescue(d)" it.

Did anybody see this?

What, if anything, do you make of this?

Edited by bishtw

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he went Alstott on the flag?

I don't remember Alstott doing anything w/ the flag. What did he do?

As a Vet. of Iraq I really hope this ends up being nothing. Maybe someone that was at the game can shed some light on this.

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I would be surprised if it was anything more than a brain fart !

He was likely so fired up he was just going crazy...I doubt there was in malice of forethought !!

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Wow, I would like to know what happened that is just crazy. If it was caught on tape and ESPN starts showing it...it could get bad for Sellers.

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Isn't sellars initially from Canada though? What the heck were they thinking letting him carry the US flag anyways?

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You guys really need to find something else to get upset about.

This was probably an accident. Non issue.

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Isn't sellars initially from Canada though? What the heck were they thinking letting him carry the US flag anyways?

What in the world does Sellers being from Canada have to do with anything??

Edited by Toe Jam

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You guys really need to find something else to get upset about.

This was probably an accident. Non issue.

Seriously, what does this have to do with Colt?

I'd personally like to know whether it was an accident or not.

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um, we were playing the Patriots. in his mind he probably went all "Tennesee Titans v Pittsburgh Steelers" with the towel or flag in this case. not an anti-america eff this place and d.c. kind of thing.

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I understand that people here love Mike Sellers' passion, love his size and that he can bowl people over. I get that. I also know he ges some exciting plays because of that; I enjoy it too.

But anyone who doesn't realize his judgment is always questionable, that his head isn't focused well, hasn't been paying attention. It's become clear why his play was sometimes surprisingly limited by Gibbs.

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Yawn.... nothin' to see here, folks. Let's move along before some one tries to blame it on Campbell...

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Yawn.... nothin' to see here, folks. Let's move along before some one tries to blame it on Campbell...

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:silly:

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Yawn.... nothin' to see here, folks. Let's move along before some one tries to blame it on Campbell...

That could never happen, Campbell doesn't know how to throw.

Edited by MustangSteve

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We're not talking Benedict Arnold here.

This is a nearly 300 lb fullback, hyped up on pre-game adrenalin, his mind far from thoughts of patriotic etiquette, and not knowing what the hell to do with a flag.

This sounds like a Florio-esque witch hunt to me.

Edit to say: After reading the piece, and seeing where this was written in, it's not a real indictment at all. In fact, Sellars probably deserves the rib shot in the game-notes for being such a knuckle-head..

Edited by AngloSackSon

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