I think they will target others. This is a test to see if the community will stand up to them.
I wasn't trying to be demonstrative and all that stuff. I'm not trying to put my hands on the ref or get physical with the ref, that's not my style. I know I'm going to get fined. I'll deal with it and move on. It's my first time ever getting thrown out of a game.
I keep stressing that last year put everything in perspective. I felt like football was my whole life. When it was taken away from me, I felt the Lord was teaching me a lesson to not put all my eggs in one basket. ... That's why I am enjoying playing.
I get out of bounds and when I'm getting up, somebody pushed me back down. I grabbed the ref to get his attention to say, 'Hey, did you see that?' You are not supposed to touch the ref. I understand that. I wasn't doing it to put him down or anything like that. I put my hand on his back. It was a gesture.
The competition is the best in the country.
I got hit out of bounds a little late, and as I was trying to get up, someone pushes me back down. I grabbed the ref and said, 'Hey did you see that?
We went through that last time, I'm done with that. I mean Moose was a very intricate part of me playing, still is. But I'm not going to go through all that. It's old.
I'm frustrated we weren't doing things right, but that's football.
When I came in here he was very instrumental in teaching me patience and understanding the game. He did that constantly and laid back sometimes when I was having a rough day. He had that big-brother mentality.