#sports activities Fights escape at New York Giants’ coaching camp as Jon Feliciano ‘punches Cam Brown within the HEAD
You’re on the identical aspect! Fights escape at New York Giants’ coaching camp as Jon Feliciano ‘punches Cam Brown within the HEAD after assistant coach Bobby Johnson pushed the linebacker’… resulting in mass on discipline melee
- Things started when Saquon Barkley lowered his shoulder throughout drills
- New offensive arrivals then clashed with defensive gamers within the melee
- Head Coach Brian Daboll gathered the staff to calm them after the incident
With the NFL preseason totally underway, it is a time for brand spanking new gamers to mingle and perceive one another to construct comradery and belief with one another.
Apparently, the New York Giants want a bit extra time to do this.
A staff observe on Monday broke out into an all-out battle between offensive and defensive gamers throughout full contact drills.
According to The Athletic’s New York Giants beat reporter Dan Duggan, the incident started when working again Saquon Barkley lowered his shoulder into cornerback Aaron Robinson ‘with a bit extra physicality than observe had been working at.’
Running again Saquon Barkley (left) lowered his shoulder into Aaron Robinson (proper)
That hit led to issues getting chippy between the offensive and defensive traces for the subsequent few performs.
The following play, linebacker Tae Crowder tackled former Buffalo payments working again Antonio Williams.
Williams’ former Buffalo teammate and new Giants heart Jon Feliciano took exception to the ferocity of the hit and retaliated which is when issues all kicked off.
Per Duggan, Feliciano and Crowder received right into a battle, with linebacker Cam Brown dragging Feliciano out of the pile.
At that time, Giants offensive line coach Bobby Johnson pushed Brown, one thing Duggan says he’d ‘by no means seen a coach do…to a participant.’
The incident was all caught on digital camera with Giants media all current at observe.
Reporters say that Giants head coach Brian Daboll received the staff collectively after the battle the place issues had been settled down.
‘He says that, ‘shedding groups try this.’ So on the finish of the day, we have got to return on the market and be bodily, however we have got to be sensible as properly,’ rookie tight finish Daniel Bellinger stated according to Duggan.
The the rest of observe was accomplished with out some other bother or incidents.
On Tuesday, Johnson apologized for his function within the incident and for pushing Brown.
‘I take full accountability, I’m remorseful. It cannot occur. It will not occur once more,’ Johnson stated in a press convention.
‘I’ve apologized to the suitable folks. In specific, Cam. I’ve to be higher than that. It’s not what we’re in search of. It’s a regrettable incident that may’t and will not occur once more.’
Giants head coach Brian Daboll calmed the staff down following the ruckus